Posts by Mags Tanev

Changing Your Mind: How Psychedelics Affect the Default Mode Network

How often do you catch yourself ruminating on something that happened yesterday, worrying about a meeting you have tomorrow, or simply lost in thought? Our guess is fairly frequently. And in our normal waking state, that’s to be expected – it’s our Default Mode Network (DMN) in action. The DMN is the part of the…

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Psychedelic Harm Reduction: Strategies and Best Practices

A psychedelic renaissance may be underway, but many of the substances being taken – whether MDMA, LSD, or magic mushrooms – remain illegal for public consumption. This inherently presents a danger for seekers as these substances and the environments in which they consume them are unregulated and go unmonitored. Without the security of knowing the…

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Psychedelic Integration Coach vs Therapist – What’s the Difference?

People all over the world are waking up to the transformational power of psychedelics. As therapeutic use of substances such as psilocybin, LSD, ayahuasca, ketamine, and MDMA grows, so does the need for integration support. Too often, people undergo profound, mystical journeys without a plan to integrate the experience and the learnings that came with…

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