Google slides: Review of of things to consider.
Preparation Is essential
- Getting ready
Philosophy: Non-duality, Gaia paradigm/Shamanism, Permaculture, Archetypes
Risks: Physiological (+/- Psilocybin), Psychological (Pathologizing experience, Dark Night of the Soul), Psychiatric (HPPD, Severe Depression/Anxiety, onset of long term Altered states), Social (alienation, lack of trust/faith/companionship)
Set: Humble Warrior. Setting: Safe, Clean, Comfortable, Aesthetically Appropriate
Getting ready: Ethical Source and Premium Quality, Practice as Sacrifice, Stand-by (Virtual) Assistant, Time, Space, Comforts for Integration, Music as needed, Clean and tidy, Dose considerations, Ritual and Prayer