#soulinpsychedelics

The Soul in Psychedelics Meet Up

Mar 14, 2022

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

We are in the midst of a mental health pandemic. Despite technological advances, depression and suicidality plague Western culture. The entwined disciplines of psychedelic neuroscience and psychedelic assisted therapeutics offer so much, yet little is known about the process. In my own unique ketamine centered practice, I have witnessed dramatic responses, especially in suicidal ideation. It appears that the potency of the therapy is dependent not only on the intention of the provider and open mindedness of the patient, but also, an unexpected process: a consciousness within the medicine itself. With acknowledgment by physician and patient, the drug becomes the transcendent function and facilitates a healing "field". Quantum mechanics/complex theory support this: consciousness is vital.

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Sheila Newsom

Sheila Rising, LLC

This event will be in person

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Format:

Meet Up

Type:

Session

Track:

Health & MedTech track sponsored by Optum

Summit:

The State of Psychedelics summit sponsored by Vine VC

Level:

Advanced