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DMT is Effective at Treating Depression, New Study Finds

DMT is Effective at Treating Depression, New Study Finds

DMT is a powerful hallucinogen that can conjure visions of entities and alien worlds, but new research shows it can also treat depression.
New Study Suggests SSRI Drugs Can Be Used Safely with Psilocybin to Treat DepressionShutterstock.com

New Study Suggests SSRI Drugs Can Be Used Safely with Psilocybin to Treat Depression

“If the results are confirmed in subsequent studies ... antidepressants may no longer need to be stopped for psilocybin treatment,” says MindMed Executive President Dr. Miri Halperin Wernli.
Jada Pinkett Smith Reveals Psilocybin Helped Her Overcome ‘Crippling Depression' in 'Red Table Talk' About PsychedelicsFacebook / Shutterstock.com

Jada Pinkett Smith Reveals Psilocybin Helped Her Overcome ‘Crippling Depression’ in ‘Red Table Talk’ About Psychedelics

Will Smith's wife, and her son, Jaden, lead a "Red Table Talk" about psychedelics with author Michael Pollan and other guests.

Largest Psilocybin Therapy Trial Ever Conducted Shows Depressive Symptoms Rapidly Reduce

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“A single dose of psilocybin generated a rapid response that lasted up to 12 weeks,” explains principal investigator Dr. David J. Hellerstein, who was evaluating Compass Pathways' novel drug...
4 Ways Psychedelics Can Positively Transform Women's Mental Health

4 Ways Psychedelics Can Positively Transform Women’s Mental Health

Jessika Lagarde, the co-founder of Women on Psychedelics, explores how various psychoactive substances can treat mental health issues including depression, eating disorders, PTSD, and addiction.
COVID-19 Pandemic Study of Ketamine Amplifies Antidepressant Potential

COVID-19 Pandemic Study of Ketamine Therapy Amplifies Antidepressant Potential

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Study authors even believe "treating serious mental illness may reduce adverse outcomes related to COVID-19."
Psychedelic Business Spotlight

Psychedelic Business Spotlight: July 2, 2021

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This week in psychedelic business news: Companies embrace the psychedelic aspects of VR, Braxia trains therapists in psychedelic best practices, and Allied gears up to provide its psychedelic formulation...
Ketamine’s Rapid and Robust Effects Beneficial for Depressed, Suicidal Patients, Expert Says

New Treatment Potential for Depressed, Suicidal Patients With Ketamine, Says Expert

There's new hope for depressed and suicidal patients with ketamine therapy, says University of Alabama doctor Richard C. Shelton.
Psilocybin As Effective as Lexapro in Treating Depression: Study

Psilocybin As Effective as Lexapro in Treating Depression: Study

The first study of its kind compares psilocybin and the antidepressant Lexapro in treating depression. The results are promising.
Ketamine Therapy Shows Benefits in Treating Depression Related to Childhood Abuse

Ketamine Therapy Shows Benefits in Treating Depression Related to Childhood Abuse

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Adults with depression who were abused or neglected as children responded better to intravenous ketamine therapy than depressed adults who were not mistreated, according to a poster presentation and...