What Happens to Your Brain on Psilocybin?

What Happens to Your Brain on Psilocybin?

You may have heard about the mental health benefits of psilocybin, but have you ever wondered how this substance actually affects the brain? The neuroscience and pharmacokinetics behind psilocybin and other psychedelics can get very complicated, but we’ve made it easy...
Colorado Legalized Psilocybin Mushrooms: Now What?

Colorado Legalized Psilocybin Mushrooms: Now What?

Last week, Colorado passed a proposition that legalizes psilocybin mushrooms and the natural compounds they produce, called psilocybin and psilocin. This makes Colorado the 2nd state to legalize psychedelic therapy. The new law will allow for the use of psilocybin at...
Psilocybin Wellness Retreats for Emotional Healing

Psilocybin Wellness Retreats for Emotional Healing

October is National Emotional Wellness Month, making it the perfect time to talk about an exciting and rapidly growing trend in the world of psychotherapy: psilocybin wellness retreats.  Psilocybin, the main active ingredient in what some people call magic mushrooms,...
Discussing Psilocybin for Women’s Health

Discussing Psilocybin for Women’s Health

It’s not as far-fetched as it may sound. Psychedelics, specifically psilocybin mushrooms, are being used more and more to self-medicate by women across the U.S., Canada, and Europe. Why? Many of these women claim psychedelics benefit their health in multiple...
Psilocybin and ADHD: A Revolutionary Treatment?

Psilocybin and ADHD: A Revolutionary Treatment?

It’s no secret that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is on the rise. According to the CDC, the number of children diagnosed with ADHD has increased by more than 50% over the last decade. While there are a variety of pharmaceutical treatments...