Heart Medicine

Aware Project Iboga

2016 May 18: Friends of the Aware Project, author, Elizabeth Bast and artist, Chor Boogie join us at the Psychedelic Awareness Salon to talk about their healing journey with iboga.

TITLE Heart Medicine: Iboga for Healing Addiction & Relationships

DESCRIPTION Elizabeth Bast, author of the new memoir Heart Medicine: A True Love Story - One Couple's Quest for the Sacred Iboga Medicine & the Cure for Addiction, will speak about her experience with this powerful sacred medicine from Africa and the effects it had on her intimate and familial relationships. She will also speak about the forms of creative integration that were helpful for her and her partner.

BIO Elizabeth Bast is the author of the new memoir about a healing experience with the sacred iboga medicine. She serves as an award-winning yoga teacher, yogic lifestyle coach, visual and performance artist, fusion temple dancer, poet, journalist, and musician. She studied at New College of San Francisco with an emphasis on Art and Social Change. Bast is also an activist and advocate for iboga, sacred medicine ways, the Bwiti tradition, indigenous peoples rights, drug policy reform, and holistic addiction treatment www.ebast.net