Elysium Project Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

36 episodes of Elysium Project Podcast since the first episode, which aired on May 23rd, 2018.

  • Episode 38: NFT's & The Metaverse with Brian Johnson

    November 19th, 2021  |  59 mins 43 secs
    ai, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrency, dapps, decentralized, decentralized finance, defi, ethereum, internet of things, meta, metaverse, nft, nft's, non fungible token, smart contract, the metaverse, virtual reality, web 3, web 3.0

    NFT's, blockchain, Web 3.0, and the Metaverse. What are all these terms and what do they mean for our future? In this episode Brian sits on the opposite side of the table, as Austin James joins the podcast as the latest member to the Elysium Project team. With the recent announcement by Facebook (now 'Meta'), that they are investing billions into infrastructure for the future Metaverse, Brian shares his knowledge on what we can expect to see in this upcoming technological revolution, and how to navigate this future world with conscious intention and mindfulness.

  • Episode 37: Indigenous Reconciliation with Elaine Alec

    November 3rd, 2021  |  46 mins 18 secs
    aboriginal, colonialism, colonialist, first nations, indigenous, indigenous reconciliation, inuit, metis, residential schools, truth and reconciliation

    In this episode, Brian speaks with returning guest Elaine Alec on the subject of Indigenous reconciliation. In Canada and around the world, much has come to light in recent years about the atrocities committed toward indigenous communities through colonialist ideologies. As an Indigenous woman Elaine shares her insights on this, as well as ways we can all move beyond colonialism toward a more peaceful and sustainable future.

  • Episode 36: Bitcoin is Freedom with Koleya Karringten

    September 13th, 2021  |  49 mins 5 secs
    banking, bitcoin, blockchain, centralized banking, crypto, cryptocurrency, currency, ethereum, fiat, fiat currency, monetary reform, money, social reform

    In this episode, Brian speaks with Koleya Karringten, a technology entrepreneur and executive director of the Canadian Blockchain Consortium. Join us as Koleya shares her insights into blockchain technology and how it can be used as a tool to transform society for the better. In the second half of this podcast we dive into Bitcoin in comparison to conventional currency, and why Bitcoin is the soundest form of money humanity has perhaps ever seen.

  • Episode 35: Fats That Heal, Fats That Kill with Udo Erasmus

    September 3rd, 2021  |  56 mins 1 sec
    diet, efa, fat, fats, fatty acid, fish oil, flax oil, healing, health, nutrition, omega 3, omega 6, plant based, udo erasmus, udo's oil, vegan, vegetarian

    In this episode Brian speaks with Udo Erasmus, world renowned nutrition and fat expert, on the healing & damaging properties of various dietary fats. Listeners of this podcast are invited to download a limited time free copy of Udo's latest eBook and course, 'Your Body Needs an Oil Change'. To take advantage of this special offer head over to www.udoerasmus.com/elysium

  • Episode 34: Microdosing Magic Mushrooms Part 2 with Neurogrowth

    August 6th, 2021  |  45 mins 25 secs
    brain, depression, lsd, magic mushrooms, mdma, mental health, microdosing, mushrooms, plant medicine, psilocybin, psychedelics

    In this follow up podcast to our most popular episode ever, Brian speaks with Andrea and Jeff from Neurogrowth about the differences between pharmaceutical medications, and Psilocybin mushrooms on treating mental health, as well as the current legal status of partaking in such a treatment. Please note this podcast is for informational purposes only, and you should always consult a medical professional before embarking on microdosing these substances.

  • Episode 33: Reiki Healing with Willow Mainprize

    July 13th, 2021  |  37 mins 7 secs
    bodywork, complementary medicine, energy healing, energywork, holy fire, karuna, meditation, mind body, reiki, reiki healing, spirituality, usui

    In this episode Brian speaks with Willow Mainprize of www.rosewillowreiki.ca. Willow is a Certified Usui/Holy Fire® III Karuna® Reiki Master Teacher and Practitioner and is an affiliate member of the International Centre of Reiki Training. She has dedicated herself to the practice of Reiki and sharing it with those in her community also seeking peace, whole mind/body/spirit wellness, and a deeper connection to Divine Source.

  • Episode 32: Cultivating Self Love with Amanda Heisman

    June 17th, 2021  |  36 mins 23 secs
    affirmations, depression, forgiveness, growth, hope, inner peace, love, meditation, personal growth, positive affirmations, positive thinking, self love

    With a global pandemic and all the changes that it has brought to our lives, it can at times be hard to find inner peace and acceptance. Join Amanda Heisman of www.heismanhealth.com, as she and Brian discuss the topic of self love, and how to be more kind and gentle to ourselves on this journey of life.

  • Episode 31: Homeless Outreach with Chaz Smith

    April 1st, 2021  |  29 mins 31 secs
    addiction, affordable housing, ending homelessness, homeless, homeless outreach, homelessness, opioid crisis, poverty

    In this Episode Brian speaks with Chaz Smith of Be The Change YYC, on ways we can work to end the cycle of homelessness. Be The Change YYC is a Calgary based homeless outreach team offering essentials and housing/program referrals to those living on the streets. They can be found online at www.bethechangeyyc.org or on instagram and facebook @bethechangeyyc

  • Episode 30: Healing From Childhood Trauma with Chelsea Godschild

    March 21st, 2021  |  41 mins 14 secs
    abuse, child abuse, childhood trauma, healing, inner child, overcoming trauma, sexual trauma, trauma

    In this episode, Asiarita speaks with Chelsea Godschild on the subject of child abuse. Chelsea is a social worker, yoga instructor and a trauma abuse survivor. Trigger warning for those listening to this podcast, as this episode contains discussions based around child abuse, rape and sexual assault. If you would like to get in touch with Chelsea, you can find her on Instagram @chelsea.godschild

  • Episode 29: Let Go and Let God with David Macelwain

    March 9th, 2021  |  31 mins 2 secs
    aneweart, awakening, buddha, buddhism, consciousness, eckhart tolle, meditation, oneness, peace, spiritual awakening, spirituality, taoism

    In this episode Brian speaks with David Macelwain, founder of Project Awakening by www.baliandbeyond.ca. David shares insights from his journey of spiritual awakening and the understanding that we are more than just the story that we tell ourselves.

  • Episode 28: Intuitive Eating with Malcolm Saunders

    March 2nd, 2021  |  33 mins 20 secs
    food, health, health food, intuition, intuitive eating, nutrition, paleo, spirituality, vegan, weston price

    In this episode Brian speaks with Malcolm Saunders of lightcellar.ca, on the topic of intuitive eating. Malcolm discusses various traditional diets, and the importance of following one's own heart and gut when it comes to making the right dietary choices.

  • Episode 27: Shadow Work with Stephanie Hunter

    February 25th, 2021  |  31 mins 30 secs
    carl jung, meditation, mindfulness, personal growth, psychology, psychotherapy, self awareness, shadow work, spirituality

    In this episode Brian is joined by Stephanie Hunter of taoofself.com. Stephanie shares her insights and wisdom on the subject of shadow work.; The concept of looking into the shadows of ones conscience to confront our fears and limiting beliefs, leading to a more authentic and fulfilling life.

  • Episode 26: Nonviolent Communication Part 2. With Micah Salaberrios

    February 23rd, 2021  |  34 mins 7 secs
    communication, nonviolence, nonviolent communication, nvc, peace, rapport

    In this episode Brian follows up with Micah Salaberrios about the art of nonviolent communication. In a world where there is an increasingly polarized political spectrum, Micah shares some ideas on how we can all approach situations with more love, compassion and understanding for the other side.

  • Episode 25: Calling My Spirit Back with Elaine Alec

    February 18th, 2021  |  29 mins 6 secs
    addiction, alcoholism, first nations, indigenous, recovery, sobriety, spirituality

    In this episode Brian speaks with indigenous author and speaker Elaine Alec about her journey through addiction, and the traditional indigenous teachings that helped on her healing journey to sobriety, and wholeness.

  • Episode 24: Cultivating Mindful Awareness with Warren Zinger

    February 15th, 2021  |  39 mins 19 secs
    awareness, buddhism, emotions, meditation, mindfulness, spirituality

    In this episode Brian welcomes returning guest Warren Zinger to the show, as they discuss the topic of staying on top of one's spiritual practice, and techniques to cultivate mindful awareness.

  • Episode 23: Overcoming Porn Addiction with AAhana

    February 11th, 2021  |  29 mins 31 secs
    addiction, peace, porn, pornography, sex, sex addiction, spirituality

    In this episode Brian speaks with Alana Parekh, from AAhana.org, about the issue of pornography addiction, and strategies to overcome the hold it has on many young people.