Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D.: Magic Mushrooms: Easing Depression and Anxiety at End of Life
This is a past event. Monday, May 20 at 7:00pm
Newmark Theatre 1111 SW Broadway, Portland, OR, 97205
Presented by OHSU Brain Institute.
Could the ancient practice of using psychedelic compounds for insight and healing have a legitimate and safe role in today’s health care? For many people, receiving a fatal diagnosis leads to psychological suffering, including anxiety and depression. Discover the intriguing implications of psilocybin-facilitated experiences in offering a sense of connection, meaning and transcendence at the end of life.
Talk by: Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine.