Meet NANA, The Digital Platform Guiding & Integrating Psychedelic Therapies By Argentina's Flor Bollini

Original story by Lara Goldstein for El Planteo.

Florencia Bollini is the founder and CEO of NANA, a digital platform offering a pioneering solution in mental health: education on psychedelic integration and wellness guides aimed at helping people take care of and heal themselves.

NANA has raised $1 million in a first funding round and is close to adding $500,000 more. It is backed by Argentinian technology, as the company has hired Aerolab for the platform’s execution.

In conversation with El Planteo, the Argentinian nicknamed "entrepreneurial shaman" by Forbes told us that she chose the name for several reasons. One, and perhaps the most spontaneous association, is that in many cultures "nana" is the word for grandmothers. A mother figure who brings an aspect of care, affection and ancestral wisdom, Bollini says.

Nana is also the name of a priestess and one of the most powerful African deities, the degree in which Bollini was initiated in order to serve therapy with psychedelics.

As a nurturing figure, she and her team seek to accompany people through their psychoactive experiences and help them heal gently with maternal energy. This, she says, is directly related to the use of scaling doses.

Shamanism’s misogynistic turn in the last few hundred years is not only "non-representative of how it all started," it also brought to the fore a tendency to provide "heroic doses" with which people often have negative experiences, due to the difficulty of processing what arises, and thus producing the opposite effect of what they sought.

Despite that, she says women tend to need lower doses as it is best to facilitate personalized medicine. "You can't generalize anything with psychoactives," Bollini ...

Full story available on Benzinga.com


Disclaimer: The views, recommendations, and opinions expressed in this content belong solely to the third-party experts. This site was not involved in the writing and production of this article.


Disclaimer Press Release Banner
Related Press Releases
Happy Chinese New Year Tour Helped Ringing in the Lunar New Year with Seven Events in the United States to Showcase Chinese Craftsmanship and Art Forms

Happy Chinese New Year Tour Helped Ringing in the Lunar New...

Faceswap AI Online Tool: Anakin AI Unleash the Digital Creativity for Everyone

Faceswap AI Online Tool: Anakin AI Unleash the Digital Creat...

Lana Evanova's Impressionistic Acrylic Paintings Enchant the Art Community at Arte Fiera 2024

Lana Evanova's Impressionistic Acrylic Paintings Enchant the...

ToyHub247.com: A New Destination for Online Toy Shopping

ToyHub247.com: A New Destination for Online Toy Shopping

Embark on a New Era of Travel and Web3-Related Ecosystem with XINTEL – The Gateway to Unprecedented SocialFi

Embark on a New Era of Travel and Web3-Related Ecosystem wit...

SASSA Status Check launched an updated tool for grant beneficiaries

SASSA Status Check launched an updated tool for grant benefi...

Real Street Capital Announces Regulation A+ Offering to Raise $25 Million for REAL STREET BUILD-TO-RENT FUND I, LLC.

Real Street Capital Announces Regulation A+ Offering to Rais...

VPTrade.com Expands Reach: Innovative Trading Platform Now in Latin America and Asia

VPTrade.com Expands Reach: Innovative Trading Platform Now i...

Announcing the Launch of Kosa Salon SF’s New Website: A New Luxury Hair Salon in San Francisco

Announcing the Launch of Kosa Salon SF’s New Website: A New...