How important are set and setting in a psychedelic experience?
Neuroscientist Robin Carhart-Harris explains the science behind why your mindset and environment can greatly affect your experience. He asserts that, “One of the most reliable findings in psychedelic science is that the quality of the experience is highly predictive of the longer term mental health outcome. If you have a profound mystical, existential, peak experiences, characterized by a sense of interconnectedness and oneness, you’re more likely to do well in the longer term.”
Watch the video to find out how set and setting can affect your experience.