#7 - Peter Hunt AM: The Context For Psychedelic Medicine

Peter Hunt AM is an Investor and Engaged Philanthropist, Founder Greenhill Australia, Women’s Community Shelters, and Mind Medicine Australia. This episode is a discussion surrounding the significance of context in which psychedelic medicine is used, exploring the scientific evidence, and psychological phenomena.
Stats on mental illness in Australia, psilocybin and MDMA - psychological phenomena and scientific evidence, antidepressants / SSRIs and common pharmaceutical treatments, the reinforcement of mental illness through diagnosis, destigmatising drugs and the word "drug", the context of psychedelic psychotherapy including its set and setting, TGA updates - how drug and medicinal laws work on a federal and state level, and much more.

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