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“A lot of the people who are leading the movement now are 60 or 70 years old, based in academia or research,” Mr. Austin said. “But to catalyze change, you have to speak to people, get to them on an emotional level.”
“I’m trying to find answers to the questions that people are asking where the clinical research is lacking. The problem is the research is so expensive and the stuff that does come out won’t really provide a lot of the answers people are looking for.”
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Below you will find our Essential Guides for all major psychedelics. These are comprehensive, long-form guides about various aspects of each major psychedelic, including the history, pharmacology, effects, research, and myths.
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The Third Wave’s Microdosing Course is an in-depth online course that will teach you all the ins and outs of microdosing, with a particular focus on how you can harness this cutting-edge technology to live a better life.
Most people who are interested in microdosing face three BIG problems when considering microdosing:
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Mail-Order Mushrooms: First-Ever Microdose Dispensary Opens in Vancouver
Dana Larsen is best known for his work as a cannabis activist. Eleven years ago he opened a dispensary in Vancouver, the third of its kind, with the goal of not only providing marijuana for medicinal use to those in need, but also to set an example. Over the years, by giving tours of the […]
Our podcast takes a fresh look at the world of psychedelics, listening to the stories of people both in the psychedelic fringe and in mainstream society. We want to share how psychedelics are impacting the lives of people from all walks of life.
By revealing and unraveling the vast range of psychedelic experiences, we plan to explore how the responsible, structured use of psychedelics is contributing to building a better, more equitable world.
Paul Austin on Microdosing: Psychedelics for Leadership Development
TNW Conference 2017
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Paul is committed to changing the cultural conversation about psychedelics through his platform, The Third Wave.
Part social entrepreneur, part psychedelic advocate, Paul pushes accepted norms to develop more effective systems in which we, as a society, live. Specific to the psychedelic world, the “Science-first” narrative has driven psychedelic policy for the previous ten years. Paul believes it is time for the conversation to evolve beyond science and research.
To learn more about Paul’s work or book a talk, visit his personal website.
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