On this episode of the Psychedelic Therapy Frontiers podcast, Dr. Steve Thayer and Dr. Reid Robison discuss authenticity. They talk about what it means to live one’s truth, the relationship between values and authenticity, what congruence has to do with it, why being authentic can be risky, and much more.
(1:34) Les Miserables
(4:28) What does it mean to be authentic?
(6:46) Authenticity vs transparency, prosocial lies vs antisocial lies
(9:58) Are Reid and Steve authentic on the podcast?
(13:22) The components of authenticity
(14:48) The fluidity of who you “really are”
(16:00) Ram Dass and the channels of authenticity
(22:30) Masking and being a tackless jerk
(27:23) The potential perils of authenticity
(32:56) Vulnerability is connecting and contagious
(33:24) Authenticity exercise
(39:43) Why don’t we talk about religion and politics
(44:00) Psychedelics might help you be more flexible
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