“After the Ceremony: Therapeutic Potential of Ayahuasca” by Dr. Rachel Harris
“The Great Mystery: Entheogens, Consciousness and Awakening” by Rak Razam.
WHERE/WHEN: March 23rd from 6PM | Unity of Santa Barbara - 227 E. Arrellaga St.
After the Ceremony: Therapeutic Potential of Ayahuasca
In this profound talk, Rachel Harris, Ph.D., will share her research on how Ayahuasca within a clinical setting has the potential to heal major depression and other emotional ailments, often permanently, without the repeated use and side effects associated with pharmaceuticals used for those conditions.
At the end of her presentation you will be able to:
- Identify emotional conditions that Ayahuasca has proven to help.
- Show how Ayahuasca integration helps and accelerates the therapeutic progress.
- Determine an appropriate Ayahuasca and psychotherapy process for maximum relief.
Rachel Harris, Ph.D. is the author of the popular book Listening to Ayahuasca: A New Hope for Depression, Addiction, PTSD, and Anxiety. She is also licensed therapist and researcher who has published over forty scientific studies in peer-reviewed journals. Her research has shown that sacred plant medicines have proven abilities to treat debilitating conditions such as depression, often permanently, without requiring ongoing treatments as typical with pharmaceuticals.
The Great Mystery: Entheogens, Consciousness and Awakening
In this high-energy talk, world renowned documentary film producer, author and culture shifter, Rak Razam, will share in his signature irreverent, engaging and passionate style how entheogens can be a viable path to planetary awakening and the survival of our species.
At the end of his presentation you will be able to:
- Identify how entheogenic plants help humans see their true non-dual nature.
- Discover the potential to awaken within us all and why it is so critical now.
- Identify the indigenous perception of time and why it matters for our collective survival.
Rak Razam is the world’s leading experiential journalist. As a writer, film producer and culture maker, he bridges the worlds of shamanism, consciousness and popular culture.
He examines the connections between human consciousness, entheogenic medicines and planetary intelligence.
He is also author of the critically acclaimed book Aya Awakenings: A Shamanic Odyssey and its companion volume of interviews, The Ayahuasca Sessions.