How to set intentions for psychedelic therapy…and for life!

by Numinus

May 17, 2022

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In this episode of the Psychedelic Therapy Frontiers podcast, Dr. Steve Thayer and Dr. Reid Robison discuss intention-setting. We believe this is a crucial part of getting the most out of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy and….out of life. We talk about our favorite ways to help clients set intentions and how we are personally trying to live lives calibrated to our highest purpose.

(1:23) Introduction to the topic
(2:19) The relationship between intention and attention
(4:07) Values and rituals around intentions
(6:39) The deliberate work of intention-setting
(9:23) Manifesting
(15:12) Making intentions simple and memorable
(17:04) What pulls Reid and Steve out of alignment
(25:13) Practices for setting and calibrating to intentions
(33:25) Living with “wise” intention
(34:27) Transcend, by Scott Bary Kaufman
(39:25) Intentions in psychedelic therapy sessions
(44:54) Steve's invitation for you to set an intention

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Disclaimer: The content of this podcast does not constitute medical advice or mental health treatment. Consult with a medical/mental health professional if you believe you are in need of mental health treatment.

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