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New Program Brings Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy to Canadian Vets

Field Trip Health and Heroic Hearts partner up to set a precedent for veterans suffering from PTSD.

James Fadiman’s Symphony of Selves

The psychedelic legend on harmonizing our multiple selves, microdosing, the medicalization of psychedelics, and his latest book.

Scientists Unlock Neurological Code of Dissociation

A team of bioengineers from Stanford University have recreated neural activity correlated with dissociative states, such as those induced by ketamine, in the brains of mice.

Buddhist University Partners with MAPS to Offer MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy Training

MAPS founder Rick Doblin views the partnership as a symbolic bridge between psychedelics and mindfulness, which have long been separated by an ideological schism.

What Psychedelics Could Mean for Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are among the deadliest of mental illnesses, and established treatments are limited in their efficacy. Research shows that psychedelics might help.

Johns Hopkins and Unlimited Sciences Team Up to Study Psilocybin Use in Real-World Settings

They will survey people’s experiences before and after taking magic mushrooms, an approach Roland Griffiths calls a “huge advance forward.”

Guild of Guides Netherlands and the Future of Professional Psychedelics

As global interest in Dutch retreats grows, psilocybin truffle guides and groups have come together to establish self-regulation and best practices for those who offer guided tripping.

New Study Shows Ayahuasca’s Benefits When Used in a Traditional Setting

A new study investigating ayahuasca’s effects when taken within Shipibo-style ceremonies finds a significant decrease in neuroticism.

Pioneering Psychedelic Researcher Once Again Paves the Way with Historic Psilocybin Study for End of Life Patients

Researcher and professor Dr. Charles Grob discusses The Lundquist Institute’s announcement of a new multi-site clinical trial examining psilocybin for palliative care, the first study of its kind since the 1960’s, in this Q & A with Lucid News.

Psilocybin Shows Promise for OCD Treatment

A newly published review calls for more research into psilocybin’s potential to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) based on promising findings and anecdotal reports.