https://psychedelicspotlight.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/new-images-PS-1200-×-802-px-70.png 802 1200 Elena Schmidt https://psychedelicspotlight.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/PS_LOGO_PRIMARY_DOT_WHT-1.png Elena Schmidt2023-11-15 18:21:242023-11-17 14:53:29Personality Disorders: A Major X-Factor in Psychedelic Therapy
Psychedelics, like humans, vary in nature. A new study highlighting their imperfections is crucial to avoiding the shadows.
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The conference this year focused more on the fascinating applications of psychedelics either planned or in the works, rather than looking at the markers of a maturing industry, which was the theme of the 2022 Wonderland conference presentations.
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Host, David Flores, is joined by Joseph Caltabiano, the newly appointed Chairman and CEO of The Healing Realty Trust.
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Massachusetts advocacy groups have indeed been sounding the alarm about a potential ballot question that would create an unelected five-person control commission to write rules for facilitation services by the year 2028.
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Two cancer patients received simultaneous psilocybin-assisted therapy (PAT) treatment on September 22nd, 2023, at The Hope & Cope Wellness Centre in Montréal, under the care of Dr. Houman Farzin. This session marks Quebec’s first-ever legal group experience with psilocybin, access to which was granted through Health Canada's Special Access Program (SAP) and with medicines donated by Psygen and Filament Health.
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While everyone was preparing to head to Wonderland Miami, the psychedelic space saw a week full of debates! From the FDA's recommendation to limit psychological support in clinical trials, to debates over the necessity of the 'trip' in the psychedelic experience, to whether microdosing's benefits are influenced by expectancy bias.
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While clinical research furthers its quest in proving psychedelics’ potential in treating a variety of psychiatric disorders, the debate now is the importance of psychological support in trials investigating psychedelic-assisted therapy.
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Anecdotal research suggests NeuroDirect topical ketamine relieves PTSD symptoms in minutes. But the mechanism of action is unclear.
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The potential benefits of combined ibogaine & 5-MeO-DMT assisted therapy include, significant and very large improvements in self reported symptoms of PTSD, depression, anxiety, insomnia severity, and anger, a significant and medium reduction in suicidal ideation, and more.
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If our current methods, practices, and thoughts about Hospice and Palliative Care, and end-of-life attitudes and knowledge in general, would change, MAiD wouldn’t be necessary in most cases, but it should be an accessible option and choice for everyone that we then don’t need to exercise. Shifting the focus to the surrounding suffering would, in-and-of itself, present many different options.