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Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D.

Magic Mushrooms: Easing Depression and Anxiety at End of Life

Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D. (headshot photo)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.

Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine

Series subscriptions ($79 / $150 plus fees) and single lecture tickets are available for the 2019 OHSU Brain Awareness Lecture Series.

OHSU BRAIN AWARENESS LECTURE SEASON 2019

Mind-altering medicine

Can we re-wire and heal our brains using natural, alternative treatments? This year, our lecture series explores the fascinating influence mind-body connection has on such challenges as addiction, psychosis and end-of-life anxiety. Join us as top researchers in neuroscience investigate inspiring behavioral change using complementary and alternative methods to overcome negative emotional and psychological cycles.

MAY 6
Good Vibes Only: Treating Addiction with Mindfulness
Katie Witkiewitz, Ph.D.

MAY 13
Lifestyle Tweaks for Teen Psychosis
Lynne Shinto, N.D., M.P.H.

MAY 20
Magic Mushrooms: Easing Depression and Anxiety at End of Life
Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D.

All lectures start at 7pm in the Newmark Theatre (inside Antoinette Hatfield Hall), 1111 S.W. Broadway Ave., Portland, OR 97205.

OHSU Brain Institute is a national leader in neuroscience patient care, research and education. We provide the most comprehensive care of neurological illness in the Pacific Northwest. Our nationally recognized neurological programs and centers offer comprehensive clinical and surgical services that are available nowhere else in Oregon.

http://www.ohsubrain.com/bas

Newmark Theatre : Upcoming Events

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Portland Opera presents La Finta Giardiniera at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre July 12–27, 2019...

Showing: 07/12 - 07/27
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Fellowship for Performing Arts presents C.S. Lewis Onstage: The Most Reluctant Convert at the Portland5...

Showing: 08/02 - 08/03
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Teal Swan presents the Portland Synchronization Workshop at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre on Sunday,...

Showing: 08/04
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GFour Productions presents the musical parody Menopause The Musical® at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre...

Showing: 08/10 - 08/10
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Portland'5 welcomes all-women mariachi ensemble Flor de Toloache to the Newmark Theatre on Thursday,...

Showing: 09/05
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Eclipse Production Studios presents Secrets & Illusions with Ivan Amodei in the Portland'5 Newmark...

Showing: 09/14