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Depression and the Magic Mushroom Treatment

Berit Brogaard, neuroscientist and professor of philosophy at the University of Miami will be presenting an effective and natural antidepressant – psilocybin.  Psilocybin offers several advantages over conventional medications: namely,  instead of merely treating a patient’s physical illness, it also treats the their personal

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Lucid Dreaming — Wake Up And Go To Sleep!

Picture yourself watching a movie that, by default, completely captures your attention. So captivating as to go beyond the classic suspension of belief model and into a state that exceeds spoken language. In this movie, the venue is not a theater replete with posters, long lines and popcorn … rather the location, along with all movie dialogue and cast members, resides deep within the complex neural pathways of your own brain.

Our guest , Berit Brogaard, Professor of Philosophy and Psychology at the University of Miami, runs the Brogaard Lab for Multisensory Research. Her areas of research include perception, synesthesia, blindsight, consciousness, neuro-psychiatry and emotions. Today we will be speaking to her about lucid dreaming – a fascinating and proven method for enriching our lives with better self understanding and awareness. Lucid dreaming is an awareness that you are dreaming, while in a dream.

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