#037 Dr. Erica Zelfand: a mind that's kind and aligned


Psychedelic Diaries episode summary:

We talk with Dr. Erica Zelfand — licensed family doctor and founder of Science of Psychedelics — about balancing medicine VS the woo-woo, disrupting our patterns, and the need to retrain the medical community.


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Highlights:


01:56 — NUGGET AND A NOODLE: Multiple Vancouver storesfronts selling magic mushrooms in Vancouver; "taking the fork" in the road

04:18 — How to prove that psychedelics improve both mental and physical health?


09:41 — How does Dr. Erica see the movement for psilocybin legalization in Oregon?


13:51 — What does a world 5-10 years into widespread psychedelics legalization and intentional use look like?


17:12 — How was Dr. Erica's personal journey with psychedelics?


21:32 — Ray and Dr. Erica share profound psychedelic experiences


27:58 — SOUL SEARCH: Who is one person who's had a tremendous impact in your carreer...?

Dr. Erica Zelfand

Dr. Erica is a licensed family doctor specializing in functional medicine and integrative mental health.


She facilitates therapeutic psycho-spiritual experiences for her patients and regularly lectures on psychedelic science at medical institutions worldwide.


She also trains practitioners online through her CME-accredited course, the Science of Psychedelics, and in person as a lead educator with Inner Trek, one of the first state-approved programs for aspiring psilocybin facilitators.


Dr. Erica loves traveling around the world, hammocks, and high-fives.


Find Dr. Erica here:

https://DrZelfand.com

https://scienceofpsychedelics.com/







 

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