The anthropologist as experimental subject. Courtesy of N. Langlitz ‘Neuropsychedelia: The Revival of Hallucinogen Research since the Decade of the Brain’, Nicolas Langlitz’s 2013 book
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The research conducted by Jordi Riba, a Spanish pharmacologist working at Sant Pau hospital in Barcelona, revolves mostly around ayahuasca. He has a background in
Sacred Knowledge. Psychedelics and Religious Experiences. William A. Richards. New York: Columbia University Press. ISBN: 9780231174060 William A. (Bill) Richards is one of the few
Therapy with Substance: Psycholytic psychotherapy in the twenty first century by Dr Friederike Meckel Fischer, Muswell Hill Press, 2015. In the field where psychedelics and
Does Android Dream of Electric Dogs? Some parallels between Google’s Deep Dream and psychedelic visuals
Deep Dream, the program used in Google’s image generation technique, was released to the public in July 2015. Dubbed Inceptionism by the researchers, it soon drew quite […]
Addiction psychologist Michael P. Bogenschutz currently works at the Department of Psychiatry at NYU. Much of Bogenschutz’s work has involved searching for new applications of existing treatments for addictions. The OPEN Foundation talked to him to learn more […]
In the 1950’s, research on the psychoactive properties of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) led scientists to the serotonin hypothesis of schizophrenia, a theory still used to explain the neurochemical roots of schizophrenia. Today, Höflich […]
The first LSD study on human subjects of the new era of psychedelic research was conducted in Switzerland by psychiatrist and psychotherapist Peter Gasser. In this interview, Dr. Gasser reflects on the methodology and findings of the study and on future […]
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