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Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy

The entropic brain: a theory of conscious states informed by neuroimaging research with psychedelic drugs

Robin L. Carhart-Harris1*, Robert Leech2, Peter J. Hellyer2, Murray Shanahan3, Amanda Feilding4, Enzo Tagliazucchi5, Dante R. Chialvo6 and David Nutt1 1Division of Brain Sciences, Department of Medicine, Cent

How the antidepressant ketamine rapidly awakens the brain, and why its effects vary more in women

Posted on February 15, 2019 by Nancy FlieslerPosted in Science, TherapeuticsMore On: depression, FM Kirby Neurobiology Center, neuroscience, psychiatry, Takao Hensch(CREDIT: NATHALIE PICARD / BOSTON CHILDREN’S

Ambassadors to Hidden Territories: Set and Setting in Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy

Ambassadors to Hidden Territories: Set and Setting in Psychedelic-Assisted PsychotherapyDecember 13, 2018Share887TweetShareEmail887SHARESVeronika GoldEric Sienknecht, Psy.D.If someone had told us a few years ag

Paradigms of Ketamine Treatment

Paradigms of Ketamine TreatmentWritten by Raquel Bennett, Psy.D.MAPS Bulletin Spring 2019: Vol. 29, No. 1Download this article. Raquel Bennett, Psy.D.Dedicated to ET & FB, who saved my life with ketamine treatm

Rapid Depression Remission and the "Therapeutic Bends"

Rapid Depression Remission and the "Therapeutic Bends"  ​ - Dr. KatzmanFor the first time in nearly three decades, novel classes of medication are being offered to those suffering from chronic refractory mental

Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP): Patient Demographics, Clinical Data and Outcomes in Three Large Practices Administering Ketamine with Psychotherapy

Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP): Patient Demographics, Clinical Data and Outcomes in Three Large Practices Administering Ketamine with PsychotherapyJennifer Dore,Brent Turnipseed,Shannon Dwyer,Andrea Turn

Towards an Ethos of Equity and Inclusion in the Psychedelic Movement

Towards an Ethos of Equity and Inclusion in the Psychedelic MovementDecember 18, 2019Share1KTweetShareEmail1KSHARESGenesee Herzberg, PsyDKat Conour, LMFTJason Butler, Ph.D.Amy EmersonLiana Sananda GilloolyVeron

Integration: The Upside of Coming Down - Part 1

Integration: The Upside of Coming DownMarch 20, 2020Share176TweetShareEmail176SHARESHarvey Schwartz, Ph.D.Part One – OverviewIntegration has ascended to quite a prominent position in the research and practices

Integration: The Upside of Coming Down – Debriefing, Disrupting & Dark Journeys - Part 2

Integration: The Upside of Coming Down – Debriefing, Disrupting & Dark JourneysApril 6, 2020Share126TweetShareEmail126SHARESHarvey Schwartz, Ph.D.Objectives for IntegrationA broad consensus now exists: effectiv

Can Ketamine-Induced Near-Death Experiences Expedite Healing?

Can Ketamine-Induced Near-Death Experiences Expedite Healing?April 13, 2020Share423TweetShareEmail423SHARESEric Sienknecht, Psy.D.Since entering our current climate of shelter-in-place order and social distanci

High Holy Strangeness: A Playlist for Ketamine

High Holy Strangeness: A Playlist for Ketamine by Eric SienknechtMarch 20, 2019Share544TweetShareEmail544SHARESMatt "River" Baldwin, MFTI was introduced to Eric Sienknecht last summer while we were at the Beyon

The Second Pandemic: Is Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy the Answer to the Mental Health Crisis Caused by COVID-19?

Mental health has become one of the central themes of 2020 thanks to COVID-19 and the resulting societal shutdown. In fact, the psychological spillover from coronavirus is projected to evolve into an entirely s

Do the dissociative side effects of ketamine mediate its antidepressant effects?

David A. Luckenbaugh, Mark J. Niciu, Dawn F. Ionescu, Neal M. Nolan, Erica M. Richards, Nancy E. Brutsche, Sara Guevara, and Carlos A. Zarate* Experimental Therapeutics & Pathophysiology Branch, Intramural Rese