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Trip of Compassion
Tens of millions of people worldwide suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) “Trip of Compassion” documents an approach to healing trauma that might astonish you; an innovative treatment involving the psychoactive drug MDMA. As you will see firsthand, if the therapy is well designed, true rebirth and transformation can happen in a matter of weeks and not years. If you’ve ever felt held back, felt defective in some way, or felt that you’re not living up to your full potential, this film will give you hope.

Fantastic Fungi (trailer)
A descriptive time-lapse journey about the magical, mysterious and medicinal world of fungi (including psilocybin mushrooms) and their power to heal, sustain and contribute to the regeneration of life on Earth that began 3.5 billion years ago.

DMT The Spirit Molecule
The Spirit Molecule investigates dimethyltryptamine (DMT), an endogenous psychoactive compound, which exists in humans and numerous species of plants and animals. The documentary traces Dr. Rick Strassman’s government-sanctioned, human DMT research and its many trials, tribulations, and inconceivable realizations. A closer examination of DMT’s effects through the lens of two traditionally opposed concepts, science and spirituality, The Spirit Molecule explores the connections between cutting-edge neuroscience, quantum physics, and human spirituality.

How to Change your Mind – Michael Pollan
How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence is a 2018 book by Michael Pollan. It became a No. 1 New York Times best-seller. This video recaps some major aspects of the book.

I Use Ketamine for Depression
One of the major issues with today’s well known and more socially-accepted forms of antidepressants is their ineffectiveness on a growing number of individuals. Around five million people in the U.S. with depression don’t respond to commonly prescribed or recommended treatments. Depression is an ever-growing epidemic in America and it’s one that requires outside-of-the box thinking, such as the introduction of ketamine therapy Ketamine can actually assist in repairing neuron synapses that don’t function properly in depressed patients. The surprising and powerful effect that ketamine has proven to have on the brain’s neurons though, has led doctors to explore its medical potential and consider it a potentially life-saving treatment.

The Science of Psilocybin And Its Use To Relieve Suffering
Leading psycho-pharmacologist Roland Griffiths discloses the ways that psychedelic drugs can be used to create spiritually meaningful, personally transformative experiences for all patients, especially the terminally ill.

The Reality of Truth
This highly compelling film offers a front row seat on an around the world exploration of how people, groups and entire cultures tap into an alternative “true reality” through spirituality, meditation, and psychedelics. Join Michelle Rodriguez and Zappy Zapolin as they meet with thought leaders from around the world, including Bruce Lipton, Deepak Chopra, Ram Dass, Marianne Williamson, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Foster Gamble, Gerard Armond Powell and many more, on their journey to find the reality of truth.

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CHECK OUT THESE BOOKS

Consciousness Medicine – Françoise Bourzat

How to Change Your Mind – Michael Pollan

The Body Keeps the Score – Bessel van der Kolk

Radical Acceptance: Embracing Your Life with the Heart – Tara Brach

Nonviolent Communication – Marshall Rosenberg

Good Chemistry – The Science of Connection: From Soul to Psychedelics – Julie Holland

Entheogens and the Future of Religion – Robert Forte