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Melbourne Chapter: Trip of Compassion Screening Incl. Q&A, Drinks and Canapes

With Dr Alana Roy, Tania de Jong AM and Peter Hunt AM

Date: Mon 21 June 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Dimension 5 level 1, 10 Dorcas St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to welcome you to our Melbourne Chapter screening of Trip of Compassion on 21st of June 2021 at 6:30pm.

Don’t miss this very special event hosted by our Melbourne Chapter at our wonderful headquarters in South Melbourne – The evening will offer a chance to view the acclaimed Israeli film Trip of Compassion as well as the opportunity to discuss psychedelic-assisted therapy with leaders in our community, all while sharing a delicious supper and drinks. Ticket sales will directly contribute to our cause of ensuring these treatments become available and accessible. Now more than ever we need our community to get involved in this very important mission, which is quickly gaining momentum. Help us to prevent further suffering and suicides.

Trip of Compassion is an acclaimed Israeli documentary on MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Trip of Compassion follows a number of patients participating in clinical trials in Israel, and is the first feature documentary to show footage from within psychedelic-assisted therapy sessions.

“I felt like I went through 15 years of psychological therapy in one night.”
–  Patient featured in Trip of Compassion

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Songs for Psychedelics – a Magic Mushroom Adventure

With Tania de Jong AM and Anthony Barnhill

Date: Sun 20 June 2021 @ 7:30pm
Location: Chapel Off Chapel - The Chapel, 12 Little Chapel Street, Prahran, 3181

Songs for Psychedelics brings together moving stories, anecdotes, immersive videos and favourite songs and show tunes.

Featuring Tania de Jong AM and Anthony Barnhill, musical director Chapel of Chapel.

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FREE WEBINAR: Mental Illness and Serotonin Pharmacy: The Interface of Antidepressants with Psychedelics

With Benjamin Malcolm (USA) and Dr Alana Roy

Date: Sat 19 June 2021 @ 9:00am
Location: Webinar (online)

Join this FREE, 90-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about ground-breaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

Recent data demonstrates that psychedelic assisted therapies can produce life-changing results in persons that have struggled to find benefit with traditional antidepressants, although there are significant concerns with the compatibility of these two evidence-based approaches to treatment.

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One Love Humanity – Health & Wellness Day: Changing the Health System for Australian’s Mental Health & Wellbeing

With Tania de Jong AM

Date: Tue 15 June 2021 @ 6:00pm
Location: Online

ONE LOVE HUMANITY ‘THE REBIRTH AWAKENING’ SUMMIT

ALCHEMY. CEREMONY. HEALING. ART. CREATIVITY. INTIMACY. ABUNDANCE

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FREE WEBINAR: The Anarchic Brain: A Revolutionary Understanding Of How Psychedelics Alter Your Mind

With Dr Eli Kotler and Prof Dr Karl J. Friston (UK)

Date: Wed 09 June 2021 @ 7:30pm
Location: Online

Join this FREE, 75-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about ground-breaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

The anarchic brain: a revolutionary understanding of how psychedelics alter your mind by the world’s most influential neuroscientist – Prof Dr Karl Friston (UK).

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Fantastic Fungi Screening in Brisbane

With Dr Nikola Ognyenovits, John Hannan, Victor Chiruta and Cassie Causton

Date: Tue 08 June 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Dendy Cinemas Portside, Brisbane

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to invite you to our screening of Fantastic Fungi on Tuesday 8th June 2021 at 6:30pm.

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The Healing Power of Psychedelics with The Scientist, The Shaman and The Soprano

With Professor David Nutt (UK), Dr Alberto Villoldo (USA) and Tania de Jong AM

Date: Wed 26 May 2021 @ 10:00pm
Location: Webinar (online)

The power of plant medicines and psychedelics has a long history. And now, science is catching up with indigenous wisdom, researching what shamans have been experiencing for centuries. Over 160 recent trials demonstrate the potential role of psychedelic medicines in combination with psychotherapy for a wide array of mental illnesses and other conditions, expanding their use beyond spiritual awakenings.

This 90-minute conversation with three top experts in the field of psychedelics brings together the science, the history, and the powerful applications of this ancient – and now modern day – approach to healing the soul and the self with the combined power of plant medicines and psychotherapy.

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Fantastic Fungi Screening – Cairns

Date: Wed 12 May 2021 @ 6:00pm
Location: Cairns Central Shopping Centre, Event Cinemas, Cnr Spence & McLeod Streets, Cairns

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to invite you to our screening of Fantastic Fungi on Wednesday the 12th of May 2021 at 6:00pm.

This stunning film by award-winning director Louie Schwartzberg touches on the ground-breaking work being done at Johns Hopkins, UCLA, New York University and other places. It will open a door to a meaningful and important conversation and exploration into the potential mushrooms offer.

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FREE WEBINAR: Psychedelics For Psychiatrists – At The Forefront Of A Paradigm Shift For Mental-illness

With Dr Eli Kotler, Dr Tra-ill Dowie, Tania de Jong AM and Peter Hunt AM

Date: Tue 11 May 2021 @ 7:00pm
Location: Webinar (online)

Dr Eli Kotler and Mind Medicine Australia will share a special presentation on Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies for psychiatrists from a trauma-informed perspective. Dr Kotler is is a consultant psychiatrist, holds an academic position at Monash University through the Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, and is the medical director of Malvern Private Hospital, the first addiction hospital in Australia. He is a member of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs (APSAD).

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FREE WEBINAR: Psilocybin-assisted Therapy for End-of-Life Distress

With Dr Gabby Agin-Liebes (USA)

Date: Wed 28 April 2021 @ 12:00pm
Location: Online

Join this FREE, 75-minute online webinar to learn about the potential therapeutic benefit of psilocybin to combat end-of-life anxiety due to terminal illness and cancer.

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FREE WEBINAR: Learn more about Asia Pacific’s First Certificate in Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies (CPAT) and our Psychological Support Services

With Dr Alana Roy and Nigel Denning

Date: Wed 07 April 2021 @ 7:00pm
Location: Webinar (online)

In this webinar, Dr Nigel Denning and Dr Alana Roy will provide an overview of Mind Medicine Australia’s Certificate in Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies (CPAT) and Psychological Support Services. CPAT is Australia’s first training in psychedelic medicine work. It presents a model of psychotherapy that integrates emergent research and practice literature on brain science and psychedelics/empathogens and links this field with best practice in psychotherapy.

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Back By Popular Demand: Fantastic Fungi Second Exclusive Screening – Byron Bay

With Peter Hunt AM, Tania de Jong AM, Dr Jamie Rickcord and Dr Alana Roy

Date: Tue 30 March 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Byron Bay

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to invite you to our second screening of Fantastic Fungi on Tuesday the 30th of March 2021 at 6:30pm.

This stunning film by award-winning director Louie Schwartzberg touches on the ground-breaking work being done at Johns Hopkins, UCLA, New York University and other places. It will open a door to a meaningful and important conversation and exploration into the potential mushrooms offer.

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Fantastic Fungi Screening – Byron Bay

With Peter Hunt AM, Tania de Jong AM, Dr Jamie Rickcord and Dr Alana Roy

Date: Thu 25 March 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Byron Bay

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to invite you to our screening of Fantastic Fungi on Thursday the 25th of March 2021 at 6:30pm.

This stunning film by award-winning director Louie Schwartzberg touches on the ground-breaking work being done at Johns Hopkins, UCLA, New York University and other places. It will open a door to a meaningful and important conversation and exploration into the potential mushrooms offer.

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FREE WEBINAR: Psilocybin versus SSRIs? A cure for depression

With Dr Robin Carhart-Harris (UK)

Date: Wed 24 March 2021 @ 8:00pm
Location: Online

Join this FREE, 60-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about groundbreaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

An interesting question is how psychedelics differ from conventional antidepressants that also work on the serotonin system. A trial has just completed at Imperial College comparing a 6-week SSRI escitalopram treatment versus two psilocybin therapy sessions for treatment of depression. Robin Carhart-Harris (UK) will report on the results of this exciting trial during this webinar and answer questions.

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Perth Chapter Opening Night

Date: Tue 23 March 2021 @ 6:00pm
Location: Stirling Community Centre – Scarborough Beach, 163 The Esplanade, Scarborough WA 6019, Australia

Don’t miss out – Mind Medicine Australia’s Perth Chapter Opening Night!

Join local experts, mental health advocates, passionate community members, philanthropists and official representatives at Mind Medicine Australia’s first event in Perth on March 23rd from 6:00pm – 8:00pm.

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Melbourne Chapter Opening Night

Date: Wed 17 March 2021 @ 6:00pm
Location: Dimension 5, Level 1, 10 Dorcas St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

Don’t miss out – Mind Medicine Australia’s Melbourne Chapter Opening Night!

Join local experts, mental health advocates, passionate community members, philanthropists and official representatives at Mind Medicine Australia’s first event in Melbourne this year on March 17th from 6:00pm – 8:00pm.

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FREE WEBINAR: Why med-tech firms, venture capitalists and bankers are investing in psychedelic medicine

With Peter Hunt AM, Dr Michael Winlo and Professor Alistair Vickery

Date: Wed 10 March 2021 @ 7:30pm
Location: Online

Join this FREE, 60-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about groundbreaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

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Trip of Compassion: A window into psychedelic-assisted therapies – Canberra

With Tania de Jong AM, Peter Hunt AM and Admiral Chris Barrie AC​

Date: Wed 03 March 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Canberra

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to welcome you to Canberra’s’ premiere screening of Trip of Compassion, an acclaimed Israeli documentary on MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Trip of Compassion follows a number of patients participating in clinical trials in Israel, and is the first feature documentary to show footage from within psychedelic-assisted therapy sessions.

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Fantastic Fungi Screening – Sydney

Date: Mon 01 March 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Sydney

Don’t miss out – Get your tickets early! Previous session have sold out weeks in advance!

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to invite you to our screening of Fantastic Fungi on Monday the 1st of March 2021 at 6:30pm.

Don’t miss this film! Book your tickets today.

This stunning film by award-winning director Louie Schwartzberg touches on the ground-breaking work being done at Johns Hopkins, UCLA, New York University and other places. It will open a door to a meaningful and important conversation and exploration into the potential mushrooms offer.

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FREE WEBINAR: The Hungry Ghost: A Biopsychosocial Perspective on Addiction, from Heroin to Workaholism

With Dr Gabor Maté CM (Canada)

Date: Tue 23 February 2021 @ 1:00pm
Location: Online

Join this FREE, 60-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about groundbreaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions. Dr Gabor’s presentation is based on the book, In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction.

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Health Conversation: How Psychedelic Medicine can help Mental Health

With Tania de Jong AM, Peter Hunt AM and Josephine Anderson

Date: Sun 21 February 2021 @ 10:30am
Location: Online

Join this panel to hear Tania de Jong AM, Peter Hunt AM, Dr Josephine Anderson and Rabbi Kamins discuss the potential future of psychedelic medicines.

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Mind Medicine Australia FREE Webinar Series – A Radical New Somatic Approach to Psychedelic Psychotherapy

With Saj Razvi (USA) and Steven Elfrink (USA)

Date: Wed 03 February 2021 @ 1:00pm
Location: Online

The proposed presentation is on the psychobiological brain states that underpin the shift in consciousness induced by psychedelic substances. In particular, we cite the entropic brain model and the work of Robin Carhart-Harris who proposes dual modes of human consciousness that correspond to the presence and absence of default mode network activity.

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Trip of Compassion: A window into psychedelic-assisted therapies – Cairns

With Trip of Compassion

Date: Wed 20 January 2021 @ 6:30pm
Location: Cairns Central Shopping Centre, Event Cinemas, Cnr Spence & McLeod Streets, Cairns

Don’t miss out – Fundraiser Event – Cairns’ FIRST screening of the world acclaimed film – Trip of Compassion.

Our previous viewings have sold out within days of being announced. Get your tickets early!

Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to welcome you to Cairns’ premiere screening of Trip of Compassion, an acclaimed Israeli documentary on MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Trip of Compassion follows a number of patients participating in clinical trials in Israel, and is the first feature documentary to show footage from within psychedelic-assisted therapy sessions.

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FREE WEBINAR: Endocannabinoid medicine; A gateway to psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy

With Dr Jamie Rickcord

Date: Wed 13 January 2021 @ 7:30pm
Location: Online

Join this FREE, 60-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about groundbreaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

The endocannabinoid system is essential for human homeostasis. An ancient signalling system ubiquitous in vertebrates. There is increasing evidence that ECS dysregulation results in numerous diseases as well inhibiting the bodies innate healing response. As we look to the future of psychedelic assisted therapy programmes endocannabinoid medicine will have a vital role to play in preparing people for the assisted psychotherapy process.

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Adelaide Screening: Trip of Compassion: A window into psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy

Date: Wed 11 November 2020 @ 7:30pm
Location: Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas, Adelaide

Don’t miss out – Fundraiser Event – Adelaide’s FIRST screening of the world acclaimed film – Trip of Compassion.

By popular demand, Mind Medicine Australia is thrilled to welcome you to our premiere screening of Trip of Compassion, an acclaimed Israeli documentary on MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Trip of Compassion follows a number of patients participating in clinical trials in Israel, and is the first feature documentary to show footage from within psychedelic-assisted therapy sessions.

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The psychology of addiction (Part 2)

With Dr Eli Kotler and Dr Patrycja Slawuta (USA)

Date: Wed 28 October 2020 @ 7:30pm
Location: Webinar (online)

Join this free, 60-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about ground breaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

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Busting psychedelic myths and exploring cross cultural taboos and nuances

With Kyle Buller, Joe Moore and Dr Alana Roy

Date: Wed 28 October 2020 @ 11:00am
Location: Webinar (online)

In this webinar special guest speakers, Kyle Buller and Joe Moore from Psychedelics Today will share their experiences of breaking down the stigma and myths associated with psychedelic and cross-cultural psychedelic taboos and nuances. Dr. Alana Roy will share the current challenges and triumphs working in the field of psychedelic science in Australia and how you can help break down these barriers to ensure Australia has access to psychedelic medicine.

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Tripping to Enlightenment? Consciousness, Religion, Mental Health and Psychedelics

With Rabbi Zac Kamenetz, Imam Tawhidi and Pastor Graham Long AM

Date: Wed 21 October 2020 @ 7:30pm
Location: Webinar (online)

Join this free, 60-minute online webinar to gain access to insights and learn about ground breaking treatments to chronic mental health conditions.

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Doing More Harm than Good – Why current medicines are not working for the majority of patients

With Robert Whitaker (USA)

Date: Wed 14 October 2020 @ 7:30pm
Location: Webinar (online)

In this free webinar Robert Whitaker (USA) will explain why current pharmacotherapy treatments for chronic mental illness fail over the longterm and the need for innovation to introduce new treatments to combat mental illness.

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