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Worth the Fight: Podcast

by Matthew Simpson

Trauma & War, Psychedelics & Peace: Janine Sagert Ph.D. and I have a spirited discussion about how trauma impacts war. MORE >

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Rogers Movie Nation

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In the decades of commitment to the “War on Terror,” millions have served, and a whopping twenty percent of those who have say they suffer from PTSD...  MORE >

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The Hollywood Times

by Patrick Donovan

A campfire with men and women around and a Tibetan bowl being rung.  Incense being burned and medicine being consumed.  MORE >

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KKTV 11

by Alyssa Chin

A documentary featuring two Colorado Springs veterans is playing across the country. It's called "From Shock to Awe."

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Sydneys Buzz

by Sydney Levine

The film’s coverage of our two vets is thorough and convincing. I really liked and admired these two guys by the end. My kind of heroes. A very good film. MORE >

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Baltimore Sun

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The release of the documentary marks a national campaign to raise awareness about psychedelic therapy, the struggle of war veterans... MORE >

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The Daily Grail

by Red Pill Junkie

If you have a vet friend, perhaps the best Christmas gift you could give them would be a ticket to this movie. It could very well be a life-saving experience. MORE >

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NBC 2

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Ayahuasca in America - Q&A with Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church founder Chris Young - featured in the new documentary - From Shock to Awe. MORE >

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What Women Must Know: Podcast

by Dr. Sherrill Sellman

Dr. Sherrill Sellman hosts From Shock to Awe producer, Janine Sagert, on her podcast: What Women Must Know...  MORE >

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Innerverse Podcast

by Chance Garton

In this conversation Matt helps us understand the daily struggle of PTSD sufferers and how their trauma ripples out to the rest of society....  MORE >

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Medium

by Elliot Edge

The film makes good on its claim: ‘A Journey of Hope and Transformation.’ In fact it nails it. One of the best films in years. MORE >

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Cinema Noesis

by Matthew Gilbert

Rare, intimate footage of actual ceremonies provide a poignant look into their experience, revelations, and the beginning of a journey to healing. MORE >

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Austin.com

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‘From Shock to Awe’ screens in 20+ theaters across the US and followed by a live streamed Q&A with cast and filmmakers. MORE >

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Detroit News

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From Shock to Awe, an award winning documentary shines light on war trauma and cutting edge therapy to combat the trauma. MORE >

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The Scribe

by Zachary Engelman

From Shock to Awe, a new documentary  about the usage of psychoactive drugs to help treat veterans with stress disorders. They fact checked and dug... MORE >

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Reset.me

by Aaron Kase

Currently, MDMA, ayahuasca and cannabis are prohibited by the U.S. federal government, classified as drugs of abuse with no medical value. The doc aims to provide evidence to the contrary. MORE >

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Medium: Yage Assembly

by Tyler Hurst

What if you took two veterans, one barely holding on to life after service and the other struggling to find a life after serving and followed them ?...  MORE >

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Red Carpet Crash

by James Lindorf

From Shock to Awe, offers plenty to process, including the legal and medical implications of what they are doing, and advocating for.  MORE >

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Monterey County Now

by Walter Ryce

The film maturely suggests that with guidance, study and good intentions, psychedelics and entheogens can help people. MORE >

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Broadway World

by Herbert Paine

Côté is masterful in informing, such a sensibility ~ juxtaposing relatively serene images of the home front with dramatic ones of the battle front. MORE >

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Tonic [Vice]

by Kevin Franciotti

FStA follows combat vets and their families as they heal from post-traumatic stress disorder with the assistance of psychedelics and cannabis. MORE >

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We Are the Mighty

by Eric Milzarski

As with any PTSD treatment, what works for one person might not work for another but this film shows us the amazing changes that happen. MORE >

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ABC 7

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This amazing film has won two festival awards: BEST DOCUMENTARY at the Psychedelic Film Festival and the Mangurama Award... MORE >