The science of psychedelics – with Michael Pollan

The science of psychedelics – with Michael Pollan

Is there a role for psychedelics such as LSD and psilocybin in healthcare, and can they uncover things about our consciousness? Michael’s book “How to Change Your Mind” is available now! How could LSD and psilocybin help with mental health, palliative care and...
Science Insider: How magic mushrooms affect your brain?

Science Insider: How magic mushrooms affect your brain?

More than 180 species of “magic” mushrooms produce the psychoactive compound psilocybin. When you ingest psilocybin, your gut converts it into another chemical called psilocin, which triggers changes in the brain. It increases activity in the visual cortex, leading to...
Psychedelics: Past, present and future – Mark Haden

Psychedelics: Past, present and future – Mark Haden

This TEDx talk explores psychedelics in history, the current research and a possible future model of post prohibition regulation based of the model of public health. Mark Haden has worked in the field of addiction services for 28 years and is an adjunct professor at...