Harm Reduction

Harm Reduction LSD Side-Effects: Risks To Be Aware of When Consuming LSD
A comprehensive introduction to the neurological, perceptual, & psychological effects of LSD. We explore the true risks of LSD & how to mitigate them.
April 21st, 2021
Harm Reduction Responsible Psychedelic Use: 6 Things to Consider
Preparing yourself for a safe and intentional psychedelic experience takes some introspection and planning. We’re here to help.
March 26th, 2021
Harm Reduction Responsible Substance Use: There is No Magic Bullet
We discuss potential pitfalls for the unwary from using various medicines, from ketamine and kambo to the classic psychedelics.
March 9th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Open Heart, Open Mind: Healing Through Connection – Kat Coder
Dr. Katherine Coder, counselor and healer, talks with Paul Austin about life-changing psychedelic experiences, the power of community, and connecting to spirit.
March 4th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: In Search of Community and Meaning: The Rise of Psychedelic Investment – Amanda Eilian
Amanda Eilian, co-founder of wellness venture capital firm _able Partners, talks with Paul Austin about narrowing the wellness gap and investing in psychedelics for long-term solutions to mental illness.
February 24th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Listening to Ecstasy: MDMA as the Chemical of Connection – Charley Winiger
Charley Wininger, psychotherapist, psychoanalyst, and author of Listening to Ecstasy, chats with Paul Austin about the power of MDMA to solidify relationships, rediscover joy, and reconnect to ourselves and each other.
February 11th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Staunching Spiritual Wounds: New Hope Through New Modalities – Craig Heacock
Dr. Craig Heacock, psychiatrist and ketamine treatment provider, speaks with Paul Austin about the complexities and nuances of mental health, and the role of both psychedelics and pharmaceuticals in treating severe mood disorders.
February 8th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Disconnection as Disease: Ayurveda and the Return to Balance – Nisha Khanna
Dr. Nisha Khanna, internist and Ayurvedic practitioner, speaks with Paul Austin about the root cause of disease, getting back in balance, and the role of psychedelics in whole-being health.
February 5th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Building a Meta-Modern Matrix: A New Take on Capitalism and Consciousness – Nik Vassev
Nik Vassev, CEO and Founder of Mindleap Health, an app for psychedelic integration, speaks with Paul Austin about changing your life through psychedelics, the drive to help others, and the full meaning of “integration”.
February 2nd, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: 5-MeO-DMT, Integration, and Connecting With the Divine – Natasja Pelgrom
Natasja Pelgrom, leader of spiritual alchemy journeys and retreat leader for the Synthesis Institute, speaks with Paul Austin about Amsterdam nightclubs, healing ourselves, the power of 5-MEO-DMT, and the role of integration.
January 18th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Music and Psychedelic Medicine: Healing Through Sound – Mendel Kaelen
Mendel Kaelen, Founder and CEO of Wavepaths, speaks with Paul Austin about the beauty of randomness, primal sound, and the power of music to help create meaning.
January 8th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: DMT and Addiction: Uncovering the Root Cause of Trauma – Timothy Ko
Timothy Ko, CEO of Entheon Biomedical, talks with Paul Austin about DMT as a safe and effective treatment for addiction.
January 8th, 2021
Harm Reduction Transcript: Chemistry, Biosynthetics, and the Promise of Novel Psychedelic Medicines – Danny Motyka
Danny Motyka, CEO of Psygen Labs, talks with Paul Austin about the rapidly-growing psychedelic space and what it means for the future of health care.
December 23rd, 2020
Harm Reduction Transcript: Psilocybin: Private Rituals, Personal Journeys – Bett Williams
Writer and podcaster Bett Williams talks with Paul Austin about the power of private psychedelic rituals and the language of mushrooms.
December 23rd, 2020
Harm Reduction Transcript: Plant Medicine, Community, and a 21st-Century Paradise – Ian-Michael Hébert
Ian-Michael Hébert, founder of Holos, talks with Paul Austin about intentional living, honoring the earth, and giving back.
December 6th, 2020