Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy: What You Need to Know

Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy: What You Need to Know

Psychedelic-assisted therapy is a type of psychotherapy that uses psychedelic drugs to enhance the therapeutic process. Psychedelics are a class of drugs that have psychoactive properties and alter a person’s perception, mood, and cognitive state. Psilocybin,...
What Are Entheogens and How Do They Help With Mental Illness?

What Are Entheogens and How Do They Help With Mental Illness?

You may have heard of entheogens before, but what are entheogens? More importantly, how do entheogens help with mental illness? In short, entheogens are substances that can produce changes in consciousness, perception, and mood. This can include changes in thoughts,...
National Suicide Prevention Month: Psychedelics

National Suicide Prevention Month: Psychedelics

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. In the U.S. alone, there are an average of 123 suicides every day. Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S. It’s the second leading cause of death for people ages 25-34, and the third leading cause of...
Psilocybin for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Psilocybin for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a mental disorder characterized by obsessions,  unwanted thoughts, compulsions, or ritualized behaviors that the person cannot control. People with OCD often suffer from anxiety, depression, and a sense of isolation and...