Mind State Podcast

Recent Episodes

039 - Olivia Eden on Preparation, Integration and the Power of Psychedelic Assisted Therapy

March 20, 2023

Olivia starts us out with a wild story of her unique childhood growing up within the Children of God cult and how that experience led to her own struggles and challenges in her own life. One of my favorite parts about hearin…

038 - Caitlin Riley on Ayahuasca, Iboga, and the Psychedelic Society of Texas

Feb. 20, 2023

Caitlin joins the podcast in this episode to share her extensive experience with plant medicine including over 50 ayahuasca ceremonies and seven iboga experiences. She first turned to psychedelic medicine seeking relief from…

037 - Derek DuChesne on Ketamine for Psychedelic Assisted Therapy

Feb. 8, 2023

Derek DuChesne (dew-shane) is the co-founder of Better U Care, a psychedelic-assisted therapy company currently specializing in ketamine treatment with both at-home and in-clinic models.  We start out with Derek sharing his …

036 - Massy Almubidin on Ayahuasca and Incubate.X, a women led and mission driven NFT launchpad

Oct. 10, 2022

Massy comes to the show to share her personal experience with Ayahuasca. She talks about how she and her husband serendipitously discovered the medicine in the aftermath of a hurricane and the profound effects it has had on …

035 - David O'Connor on MDMA Assisted Therapy

Aug. 29, 2022

David has a razor sharp mind and a powerful story to share. We warm things up by discussing his early life experience as a professional poker player and I attempt to draw some correlations between success in the game and a b…

Mental Health Psychedelics Ketamine

034 - Tatyana Gustafson on Ketamine Treatment for Depression, Anxiety, Suicidality, and Optimization

June 20, 2022

Tatyana is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner on Faculty at UT Austin with the Psych Nurse Practitioner program. She also has a private practice where she treats mental health using a combination of meds and psychotherapy. She…