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Dr. Gabor Maté and Dr. BJ Miller (#738)

This episode is a two-for-one, and that’s as a result of the podcast lately hit its 10-year anniversary and handed one billion downloads. To rejoice, I’ve curated among the better of the perfect—a few of my favorites—from greater than 700 episodes during the last decade. I couldn’t be extra excited. The episode options segments from episode #298 “Dr. Gabor Maté — New Paradigms, Ayahuasca, and Redefining Habit” and episode #153 “The Man Who Studied 1,000 Deaths to Be taught The way to Reside.”

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#738: Dr. Gabor Maté and BJ Miller, MD

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  • [05:37] Notes about this supercombo format.
  • [06:57] Enter Gabor Maté.
  • [07:22] Compassionate inquiry and trauma vs. traumatic.
  • [11:06] Self-reconnection assets.
  • [14:40] How Gabor advantages from yoga.
  • [16:27] Gabor’s ideas on the therapeutic worth of psychedelics.
  • [18:14] What’s been revealed by Gabor’s experiences with ayahuasca?
  • [25:32] Important intention.
  • [26:30] We don’t reply to what occurs, however to our notion of what occurs.
  • [32:48] Enter BJ Miller.
  • [33:07] What does BJ do?
  • [35:32] What does the primary assembly appear to be for a brand new affected person on the Zen Hospice Undertaking?
  • [37:18] Defining palliative care.
  • [40:54] What occurs when a affected person dies in Zen Hospice in comparison with an everyday hospital?
  • [45:03] What number of deaths has BJ skilled?
  • [45:42] What has observing lots of of deaths taught BJ about residing?
  • [50:39] On maintaining a mindfulness or meditation apply.
  • [55:05] Concerning the Dinky (a terrifying story of electrocution).
  • [1:04:29] The miracle of a snowball within the burn ward.
  • [1:07:48] BJ’s expertise as an undergraduate scholar at Princeton.
  • [1:08:46] On the concept of artwork.
  • [1:14:46] How BJ would help somebody who suffered accidents much like his personal.
  • [1:16:57] What helps folks most in hospice care?
  • [1:21:22] Why cookies matter.
  • [1:23:12] Ideas on the usage of psychoactive compounds in end-of-life care and treating existential struggling.
  • [1:33:46] BJ’s secret behavior that may shock most individuals.
  • [1:38:32] Urged materials for an introverted hospice affected person.
  • [1:45:04] What involves thoughts when BJ hears the phrase “profitable?”
  • [1:48:13] Day by day practices for seeing good in folks.
  • [1:51:00] The way to experience a motorbike when lacking three limbs.
  • [1:55:01] What buy of $100 or much less has most positively affected BJ’s life?
  • [1:56:53] BJ’s billboard.
  • [1:58:24] BJ’s recommendation to his 30-year-old-self.
  • [1:59:58] What has BJ modified his thoughts about in the previous few years?
  • [2:01:26] BJ’s requests/asks/options of the viewers.


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