We further our mission research and educational organization that develops medical, legal, and cultural contexts for people to benefit from the careful uses of psychedelics
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01 Apr 18
End
01 Jul 18
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Research
We envision a world where psychedelics are safely and legally available for beneficial uses, and where research is governed by rigorous scientific evaluation of their risks and benefits. Research into the beneficial potential of psychedelics again being conducted under federal guidelines, but no funding for this research is yet available from governments, for-profit pharmaceutical companies, or major foundations. That means that the future of psychedelic and marijuana research depends on individual donors and family foundations. Please consider making a donation today.
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We are studying whether assisted psychotherapy can help heal the psychological and emotional damage caused by sexual assault, war, violent crime, and other traumas. We are also studying assisted therapy for autistic adults with social anxiety and assisted psychotherapy for people with anxiety related to life-threatening illnesses.
LSD-Assisted Psychotherapy 
LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) is a semi-synthetic compound first developed in 1938 by Dr. Albert Hofmann at the Sandoz pharmaceutical company in Basel, Switzerland. After Dr. Hofmann first discovered its effects in 1943, LSD quickly became recognized for its possible therapeutic effects.
Ayahuasca-Assisted Treatment 
Ayahuasca is a psychoactive brew or tea most commonly derived from Banisteriopsis caapi, a vine containing monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), and the leaves of Psychotria viridis or other plant containing N,N-dimethyltryptamine (DMT), and often several other admixture plants.
Ibogaine-Assisted Treatment 
Ibogaine is a psychoactive alkaloid naturally occurring in the West African shrub iboga. While ibogaine is a mild stimulant in small doses, in larger doses it induces a profound psychedelic state. Historically, it has been used in healing ceremonies and initiations by members of the Bwiti religion in various parts of West Africa.
Our Values
Transparency
Information is shared openly and clearly. Communications are respectful, honest, and forthright.
Passion and Perseverance
We persist in the face of challenges. We have a sense of urgency about our work, and know that it's a long-term effort.
Intelligent Risk
Our decisions are informed by research. We try new things and learn from our mistakes.
Trust and Accountability
We value integrity and honesty, and embrace high standards.
Vial
The studies listed here are limited to those in which psychedelics are administered to human subjects. Studies that compare psychedelic drug users to non-drug users are generally not included, nor are animal studies. Inclusion on this page does not indicate that a project is supported by or affiliated with us.
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