Specially curated resources on psychedelic therapy like books on psychedelics, podcasts, movies on psychedelics and more!
MDMA used in combination with psychotherapy . Psychedelic Therapy may help people who have PTSD.
Treatment Resistant Depression
Psilocybin for treatment-resistant depression – Studies show how mushrooms can affect two key areas of the brain: the amygdala (involved with how we process emotions, such as fear and anxiety) becomes less active.
A review of randomized, controlled trials found that LSD can help people cut back on their drinking.
Psychological Impact of Cancer
Use of the Classic Hallucinogen Psilocybin for Treatment of Existential Distress Associated with Cancer found that psilocybin can help lower concerns of imminent death; the effects can last for a few months.
The John Hopkins smoking study found that 80% of participants kept from smoking for 6 months after their psilocybin psychedelic therapy.
by Eric W. Dolan
Scientists in Denmark believe the psychedelic substance psilocybin might produce rapid and lasting antidepressant effects in part because it enhances neuroplasticity in the brain during psychedelic therapy.
Familiarize yourself with psychedelic terms
Detailed, evidence-based information on drugs and their properties, applications, effects and risks. Based on the latest pharmacological research
Clinical studies, news, providers, training programs and ways to participate
MAPS, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, has been a major player in sponsoring clinical trials to help legalize these medicines for psychedelic thearpy.
Tool to search for scientific literature specifically on psychedelic therapy
Porta Sophia allows you to easily find all research papers, previous patents, and historical archives and forums.
Tool to search companies and organizations working in psychedelics
Perspective of reputable researchers AND indigenous practitioners
The Chacruna Chronicles are a collection of original articles from reputable researchers, scholars, ethnographers, indigenous practitioners, and other thought leaders in the psychedelic and plant medicine communities, presented in an accessible, easy-to-share format.
The Subjective Effects Index – useful tool for studying the subjective effects which can occur under altered states of consciousness.
Everything you need to know from Double Blind.
The Shroomery is a good place to start for mushroom cultivation. It also maintains a private group on Facebook is an active community of psilocybe mushroom growing enthusiasts seeking support and advice.
Modern Mushroom Guide 2020
The most comprehensive book we know on global mushroom cultivation.
An Urgent Plea to Users of Psychedelics: Let’s Consider a More Ethical Menu of Plants and Compounds – an important post by Tim Ferris
Sustainability on a Shoestring – approachable tips for daily sustainable practices.
Which psychedelic drugs are legal? — Leafly
A number of psychedelic retreats are held across the world each year. You can search for them here.
Clinicaltrials.gov database of clinical studies around the country. You can search by medicine or just “psychedelic”.
MAPS has a page for people interested in participating in research using psychedelics, MDMA and marijuana.
You can find a list of current providers here.
Join our community to help find more information on psychedelic therapy. You can also find references through meetup groups, holotropic breathwork practitioners, and by attending conferences organized by MAPS and similar organizations.