The psychedelic renaissance is well and truly underway throughout much of the world. It’s headlined by no small number of careful and well-meaning scientists from some of the world’s most reputable institutions.
A mature and holistic conversation about psychedelics and their benefits includes an understanding of the concordant responsibilities and integration practices. This clip nods in that direction, but the cultural conversation is complex and evolving.
Recorded at an event titled ‘Psychedelics & The Future’, listen to the full conversation in podcast form above.
About Melissa Warner
Melissa is Secretary of PRISM (Psychedelic Research in Science and Medicine) and co-founder and Education Officer of Mind Medicine Australia. She is a commentator on the science and philosophy of psychedelic substances on radio, print and online. Melissa holds a BSc in Neuroscience with a minor in computer programming. She is an avid meditator, yogi, performance artist, bio-hacker, and futurist. Her intellectual focus is currently the development of tools and frameworks to facilitate creative output, personal healing, and self-actualization. A survivor of complex PTSD, she lives as a case study for the efficacy of psychedelics as therapeutic tools.