Ch. 2 – A Young American’s ‘Psychotic Episode’

Could meditation be an alternative to medication?

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In Adam’s next interview, he takes us through the time after his Vipassana and how his experiences in alternate states of consciousness continue to grow stronger. Though he has managed to stay off pharmaceutical medications through meditation, he also shares with us how increased ‘interactions’ are making it difficult to hold down his job at Whole Foods. Read more »

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During the first interview with Adam he shared the struggles he faced with 4 years of doctors, medications and the side effects that resulted.  He also told us about his amazing feat of cutting off the medications when he decided to attend a 10-day silent Vipassana meditation retreat—a retreat that gave him a technique that helped him stabilize himself. Read more »