Using psychedelics as a therapeutic modality is experiencing a renaissance. There is much research going on worldwide about the therapeutic benefits of psychedelics. Alongside psychotherapy they can be an incredibly empowering tool and much knowledge and insights can be gained with using these plant medicines. Much of psychedelic integration is about preparation work and then … Continue reading Psychedelic Integration Therapy
Sam ColemanJul 27 · 7 min read How a so called ‘party drug’ can help to heal the deep wounding of trauma. Photo by Noah Buscher on Unsplash We have been experiencing an underground psychedelic renaissance since the 90’s but not in the way that you might think. In the 60’s, psychedelics were associated with a stigma brought about by the … Continue reading IS MDMA ASSISTED PSYCHOTHERAPY THE FUTURE FOR TRAUMA TREATMENT?
finDING THE PATHWAY HOME. · 6 min read Photo by Dan Meyers on Unsplash The Greek origin of the word Trauma means ‘wound.’ A wound can be an open, sore wound that is painful and exposed, or it can be an old wound that is covered over by layers of hard skin. Traumatic events leave both open and old wounds. … Continue reading TRAUMA AND ADDICTION.
Counselling during covid-19. It's an understatement to say that it's been a challenging two months. Many of us have seen our lives disrupted beyond what we could have ever anticipated. We are all learning to adapt to a new 'normal'; whether that's social distancing at work or trying to work from home with kids under … Continue reading Adapting during difficult times.
And how can researchers begin to utilise this psychedelic to enhance our wellbeing? Rafael Guajardo on Pexels DMT (aka Dimethyltryptamine) is an hallucinogenic tryptamine drug that occurs naturally in many plants and animals. It can be found in plants all over the world, most specifically in South America in the Amazon basin. It is mixed … Continue reading WHAT ARE OUR BRAINS DOING ON DMT?