014 All In a Day's Sex Work with Blair Hopkins
For three years, Blair Hopkins travelled the United states, interviewing and photographing escorts, exotic dancers, adult film performers, dominatrixes, professional submissives, phone sex operators, and webcam performers. Her aim: to fill in the holes in our cultural narrative about sex work. All In a Day’s Sex work is a photographic investigation into the lives of the intriguing, oft-maligned, and dedicated professionals who occupy our fantasies and indulge our deepest erotic urges. In...
013 Gina Tacconi-Moore: Gender, leadership, mind-body connection, and dog feet
In this episode we talk Crossfit Lowell, Bodywork and Gina’s teacher, Tom Meyers - Anatomy Trains, Being a female in the Crossfit world, Flow states, Norms in western allopathic medicine and physical therapy (treating the symptom), intuition in healing work, posture and how its affected by things like trauma, Kids, & the process of unlearning how we’ve evolved to move through life, Paleo living, Modern culture’s alienation from death (read Anne Neumann: the good death), the idea that it’s...
012 The Wizard of Monadnock: The Dead, Microdosing, Holy Cigarettes, and ADHD
In this episode we discuss a trip to see Dead and Company with friends at the TD Garden! This is a bit of a continuation of the first interview episode of The Psychedologist with the Wizard of Monadnock. The Wizard of Monadnock: https://wizardofmonadnock.com/ https://www.facebook.com/TheWizardOfMonadnock/ Set list: https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/dead-and-company/2017/td-garden-boston-ma-2be0f886.html
011 Elizabeth Gibson
http://www.dreamshadow.com/ Elizabeth Gibson, M.S., holds a bachelor’s degree in literature and a master’s degree in biology from The University of Tulsa. She has completed Herbert Benson’s Clinical Training in Mind/Body Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Previously she worked as a consultant at Arthur D. Little, Inc., and Radian Corporation in the areas of environmental protection and food research. She is a writer, editor and homemaker with interests in environmental literacy, yoga,...
010 Britta Love
Britta Love is a writer, somatic sex educator and multi-dimensional healer based in Brooklyn, NY. A graduate of the London School of Economics and Goddard College, she wrote her thesis in Consciousness Studies on the healing and spiritual potential of altered states, specifically those induced by conscious sexual practice and the ritual use of psychoactive plant medicines. She writes for Alternet, Psymposia and Reality Sandwich, gives regular talks at Tarot Society and the Alchemist’s...
009 Jonalyn Blaha
In this episode, we talk about Intuitive Entheogen Dance Experiences, “excavating emotions,” sexuality, dancing, repression and being a woman, kundalini, microdosing and integration, and the concept of treating the relationship between two people as though it were a client in conjoint MDMA therapy. Choice quotes: “The mind is learning about the spirit through the body” “Listen to yourself. In order to listen, you have to be quiet.” Jonalyn Blaha, PsyD, is committed to a life of...
008 A Trip to the Past: Boston’s Psychedelic History
This episode is a recording of three talks and a panel discussion from the Sunday portion of our Boston Entheogenic Network (BEN) event, A Trip to the Past: Boston’s Psychedelic History. The speakers, in order, are Carl Ruck, PhD, Wendy Chapkis, PhD, and Rick Doblin, PhD, followed by a panel discussion with the three speakers plus authors Don Lattin (Changing Our Minds, the Harvard Psychedelic Club) and Bill Richards, PhD (Sacred Knowledge), moderated by yours truly. The theme of this...
007 Hannah Jermstad
Contact Hannah Jermstad: http://www.hannahjermstad.com/ https://www.facebook.com/hljermstad Bio: Deep inquiry and meaningful connections have guided Hannah down a marvelous and ever unfolding road of enchantment, healing, wonder, and purpose. A blend of contemporary studies and non-traditional experiences have created a dynamic combination :: a bachelors degree in human development and ongoing graduate studies in eco-psychology combine with a number of rich explorations in folk...
006 Shira Netanya of Moon Mountain
Moon Mountain is an earth based and ancestral arts skills gathering that supports our roots in village living, connects us deeply with our mother earth, and fosters the growth of the collective feminine consciousness. Shira and I talk about the forces that led to the creation of Moon Mountain last year, which in the words of Gaia, another organizer and the primary steward of the land, was its “seed” year.. This summer it grew to over twice the size. We also discuss some of the work she...
005 Neal Goldsmith vocalizes a variety of psychedelic experiences
Neal M. Goldsmith, Ph.D., is a social psychologist, licensed psychotherapist, public speaker, and author of Psychedelic Healing: The Promise of Entheogens for Psychotherapy and Spiritual Development. Dr. Goldsmith has extensive experience working with individuals seeking to fully benefit from and integrate the lessons gained during psychedelic experiences. In this episode, a misunderstanding leads to serendipity. Neal M. Goldsmith’s website Neal’s FB
004 Oregon Eclipse Talk: A new psychedelic renaissance
Recording of Leia’s live 2017 talk at the Oregon Eclipse festival: A new psychedelic Renaissance, shifting perspectives from drugs to medicines.
003 Neal Goldsmith on Drugs, Sacraments, and Medicines
Neal M. Goldsmith, Ph.D., is a social psychologist, licensed psychotherapist, public speaker, and author of Psychedelic Healing: The Promise of Entheogens for Psychotherapy and Spiritual Development. Dr. Goldsmith has extensive experience working with individuals seeking to fully benefit from and integrate the lessons gained during psychedelic experiences. J.P. Harpignies - Plant Consciousness Random Rab interview: Exploring the Formless Edge Neal M. Goldsmith’s website Neal’s...
Wizard of Monadnock - Grateful Dead as Ritual
Show Notes The Wizard of Monadnock: https://wizardofmonadnock.com/ https://www.facebook.com/TheWizardOfMonadnock/ Psychedelics Today: http://www.psychedelicstoday.com/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1337577459658196/ Article about medicines and discomfort: https://psychedeliccultures.com/2015/08/06/rape-sananga-kambo-psychedelics-why-spiritual-seekers-seek-pain/ written by Ido Hartogsohn, not Zahrah Sita Boston Entheogenic Network: www.facebook.com/BENtheogenic A Trip to the...
Announcing the Psychedologist podcast!
The Psychedologist, by Leia Friedman, is consciousness positive radio. This show will engage with topics of psychology, non-ordinary states of consciousness, culture, sexuality, sustainability, wellness, and community. Sometimes all at once... and, sometimes with special guests!