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If you are looking for speakers of color to give lectures, media interviews etc., check our page People of Color Making a Difference in Psychedelic Healing. Chacruna also published “Thirteen Steps for Promoting Access and Inclusion in Psychedelic Science,” and “Why Psychedelic Science Should Pay Speakers and Trainers of Color” offering suggestions on to how to include people of color in the psychedelic renaissance. Read our foundational piece, “10 Calls to Action: Toward an LGBTQ-Affirmative Psychedelic Therapy, for a general overview on queer issues and psychedelic assisted-therapies.

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If you would like to learn more about ethics and sustainability in access to sacred plants, please contact Bob Stanley 

Featuring Dr. Fernanda Palhano-Fontes Wednesday, October 21th from 12-1:30pm PST  REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT HERE The use of ayahuasca, an indigenous brew from the Amazonian...