How I Joined the Secret SSRI Circles of 1985

Andrew Penn I had heard about this stuff from a friend of a friend. “Ricky,” my buddy told me, “some big deal psychiatry researcher out at […]

Wilma Mahua Campos, Shipibo Ayahuasquera

Samantha Black Hello friends, I would like to share some experiences I have had during my many years in traditional medicine. My name is Wilma Mahua […]

Press Release: Chacruna Institute to host community conversation about CA SB 519

On August 25, 2021, California Senate Bill 519 (SB519) was paused in the CA State Assembly Appropriations Committee. Being the first and most expansive psychedelic decriminalization bill to […]

Can Psychedelics Promote Social Justice and Change the World?

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Women Behind the Scenes in Psychedelic Science: Making MDMA a Legal Medicine with Amy Emerson

Jasmine Virdi Amy Emerson is the Chief Executive Officer at the MAPS Public Benefit Corporation (MAPS PBC), a fully owned subsidiary of the non-profit Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). […]

Kathleen Harrison: Wisdom, Endurance, and Hope – Reflections from a Psychedelic Woman

Erika Dyck After a generous two-hour conversation with Kathleen Harrison, I felt inspired, blessed, and above all, I felt that I understood what it was like […]