What to expect from a Cannabis-Assisted Psychotherapy & Psychedelic Cannabis Therapy Session  -By Daniel McQueen Contrary to popular belief, Cannabis sativa is a classic psychedelic. Until recently, however, it just wasn’t grown with the quality, potency, and unique characteristics required to actualize as a reliable psychedelic medicine. The War on Drugs grossly distorted our understanding of cannabis, even within the psychedelic therapy community, and this has limited our perception of what we thought possible. But thanks to cannabis legalization people are waking up to the incredible potential of this plant. Not everyone has access to the type of cannabis I am referring to here, so I would like to briefly describe the quality of the medicine I work with. The psychoactive components of cannabis are unique in that they originate in the nectar of its flower. Many of us are only familiar with the stale, skunky, pungent, low quality, low THC producing (less than 5%) “brick weed,”...

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