The Higher Practice Podcast for Optimal Mental Health

By Keith Kurlander

I'm Keith Kurlander, with Dr. Will Van Derveer, Co-Founders of the Integrative Psychiatry Institute and Integrative Psychiatry Centers, and this is the podcast where we explore what it takes to achieve optimal mental health. If you want to learn about cutting-edge psychology that help people reach their highest potential then this is the show for you! Have a question, please email us at info@psychiatryinstitute.com

  1. 1.
    Psychedelic Insights From One of the Earliest Researchers - Dr. Charles Grob - HPP 103
    41:26
  2. 2.
    Conversation about Psychedelics, Ego Theory, and Research Developments With a Leading Researcher - Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris - HPP 102
    42:01
  3. 3.
    Polyvagal Theory, Trauma and Neuroscience of the Mind - Dr. Stephen Porges HPP 101
    53:34
  4. 4.
    Visionary Art, Mystical Experiences, Transcendence & Psychedelics - Alex & Allyson Grey - HPP 100
    43:58
  5. 5.
    NFL Player Joe Hawley Talks Competition, Performance, Career and Purpose - HPP 99
    33:20
  6. 6.
    Ayahuasca, MDMA, and Epigenetic Research - Dr. Joe Tafur - HPP 98
    54:02
  7. 7.
    #Same Here Founder's Personal Story Behind The Global Mental Health Movement - Eric Kussin - HPP 97
    46:45
  8. 8.
    Olympic Gold Medalist and Stanley Cup Champion Theo Fleury Talks Trauma, Addiction, and Resiliency - HPP 96
    41:16
  1. 9.
    Chemistry of Connection, Culture and Psychedelics - Dr. Julie Holland - HPP 95
    43:28
  2. 10.
    Actor Kiko Ellsworth Shares About Transformation, Voice, Racism and Love - HPP 94
    44:17
  3. 11.
    Approaches to Integrative Sleep Medicine - Dr. Nishi Bhopal - HPP 93
    44:42
  4. 12.
    Healthy Men's Leadership and Empowerment - Tripp Lanier - HPP 92
    53:18
  5. 13.
    Keith + Will's Personal Experiences with Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy – HPP 91
    44:51
  6. 14.
    What to Know About Psychedelic Psychotherapy - HPP 90
    51:14
  7. 15.
    VR Therapy for PTSD and Anxiety - Dr. Barbara Rothbaum – HPP 89
    46:02
  8. 16.
    What is Spirituality? - Keith Kurlander and Dr. Will Van Derveer - HPP 88
    53:39
  9. 17.
    Conceptualizing ADHD From One of the Earliest Pioneers - Dr. John Ratey - HPP 87
    45:11
  10. 18.
    Why Nutrition is the Foundation of Mental Health - Dr. Bonnie Kaplan and Dr. Julia Rucklidge - HPP 86
    44:53
  11. 19.
    A Conversation with the Founder of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy - Dr. Steven C. Hayes - HPP 85
    52:11
  12. 20.
    Integrating Buddhist Thought and Mindfulness into Psychotherapy - Bruce Tift - HPP 84
    43:19
  13. 21.
    Intergenerational Trauma in the BIPOC Community - Dr. Mariel Buquè - HPP 83
    45:23
  14. 22.
    A Conversation with JJ Virgin about Health, Wellness and Staying Inspired – HPP 82
    56:54
  15. 23.
    If You Could Get a Message to Every Person What Would You Say – HPP 81
    15:25
  16. 24.
    How To Be More Effective As A Parent - Dr. Stephanie Dueger - HPP 80
    39:17
  17. 25.
    Insights from One of America's First Yoga Gurus - Yogi Amrit Desai - HPP 79
    30:19
  18. 26.
    Laziness, Procrastination and Discipline - Keith Kurlander & Will Van Derveer – HPP 78
    43:20
  19. 27.
    Culture, Society and Trauma - Dr. Gabor Maté - HPP 77
    42:45
  20. 28.
    Keith's Personal Story of Overcoming Mental Illness - Keith Kurlander - HPP 76
    1:21:02
  21. 29.
    What's New in Trauma Therapy – Dr. Bessel van der Kolk – HPP 75
    42:00
  22. 30.
    What a Highly Successful Music Exec Learned About Mindfulness, Love, and Purpose - Jason Garner
    53:37
  23. 31.
    What You Need to Know About Medications from a Psychopharmacology Expert and Researcher - Dr. Rakesh Jain – HPP 73
    59:12
  24. 32.
    A Conversation About One of the Oldest Personality Systems - Beatrice Chestnut - HPP 72
    47:05
  25. 33.
    Insights From One of America's First Meditation Teachers - Sharon Salzberg – HPP 71
    53:32
  26. 34.
    The Psychology of Eating - Marc David - HPP 70
    52:30
  27. 35.
    Business as a Spiritual Path - Tami Simon - HPP 69
    40:47
  28. 36.
    What Actually Happens During an MDMA Psychotherapy Session? - Marcela Ot'alora - HPP 68
    43:26
  29. 37.
    Defining Optimal Mental Health and How to Achieve It - Keith Kurlander & Dr. Will Van Derveer - HPP 67
    1:02:08
  30. 38.
    How to Cope With Attachment Injuries During a Pandemic - Dr. Diane Poole Heller - HPP 66
    1:03:14
  31. 39.
    The Traumatic Roots of White Body Supremacy and Racism in America - Resmaa Menakem - HPP 65
    55:22
  32. 40.
    Why The Body Is Essential In Psychological Healing - Dr. Pat Ogden - HPP 64
    43:47
  33. 41.
    The Unique Perspective of a Spiritual Leader on Racism, COVID, and Political Upheaval - Dr. Tirzah Firestone - HPP 63
    46:01
  34. 42.
    A Dive With The Maestro Behind MDMA Psychotherapy Research - Rick Doblin - HPP 62
    1:11:04
  35. 43.
    Learning About Psychedelics from One of the First Pioneers - Dr. Bill Richards – HPP 61
    51:15
  36. 44.
    Nutritional Deficiencies That Can Cause Eating Disorders - Dr. James Greenblatt – HPP 60
    41:01
  37. 45.
    What We Know About The Transmission of Intergenerational Trauma - Dr. Rachel Yehuda – HPP 59
    39:20
  38. 46.
    Grief, Loss, COVID, and lessons from the end of Life - Dr. Rohini Kanniganti - HPP 58
    43:18
  39. 47.
    Psychedelics, Spirituality, and What You Need to Know About Depression - Dr. Charles Raison - HPP 57
    1:03:10
  40. 48.
    How the Fragmented Self Becomes Whole Through IFS - Dr. Richard Schwartz – HPP 56
    52:04
  41. 49.
    How to Earn Secure Attachment in Relationships - Dr. Stan Tatkin - HPP 55
    1:04:22
  42. 50.
    The Human Mind Explained by One of the Great Polymaths - Dr. John Demartini - HPP 54
    58:35

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