Author Archives: Misori

How to Incorporate Psilocybin Into Your Everyday Life

Psilocybin mushrooms are hallucinogenic fungi that contain the naturally occurring psychoactive compound psilocybin. As research on psilocybin continues to show promise, psilocybin therapy is growing, as is coverage and decriminalization of these entheogenic fungi. You’ve likely heard of the potential benefits after just a single dose of this psychoactive molecule. Studies have shown decreases in depressed mood and anxiety, as well […]

Are You Seeking Psychedelic Support?

When it comes to psychedelic support, it’s important to know your options. As curious minds continue to show interest in the growing benefits of psychedelics, demystifying the different support modalities can help you get the most out of your psychedelic experience. However, the language used in the psychedelic space isn’t always clear. As a result, the […]

Overcoming Anxiety with Psychedelic Integration

As one of the top three most common mental disorders in the West, anxiety has quite literally become an epidemic. In fact, almost 15 million people are diagnosed with social anxiety disorder in America alone. While symptoms of anxiety manifest across a spectrum, sufferers commonly report being afraid of situations where they might be judged, worrying […]

Rise of the Ketamine Clinic: A New Era for Mental Wholeness

As the pandemic remains firmly at the forefront of the headlines, a second silent epidemic continues to grow in its wake. According to MAPS, one in six Americans will experience treatment-resistant depression over their lifetime. An insidious disability that chronically affects careers, families, and lives – could the vaccine of hope come in the form of […]

Solidifying Peak Experiences into Lasting Change

A psychedelic voyage can be transformative. Or it can be another exhilarating experience your mind stows away along with the memory of your first rollercoaster ride. The difference lies in your ability to integrate the experience into your daily life. But this can be challenging, especially if you’re new to the realm of mystical journeying. […]

Can Ketamine Overcome Depression? The Answer Might Surprise You

By Samuel Douglas, Philosopher and Vice President of the Australian Psychedelic Society Ketamine therapy is arguably the most accessible psychedelic therapy available today, with ketamine clinics springing up throughout the US, Canada, and the UK. Despite its controversial reputation, the evidence for its use in relieving the symptoms of depression is considerable, and still growing. Research showing that […]

Innovating While Microdosing: How to Step Up Your Creative Game

Psychedelics and creativity share a long, fruitful history. While larger doses have catalyzed several creative breakthroughs in science, music, and art, the increasing popularity of microdosing is demonstrating that small, sub-perceptual doses of LSD or psilocybin can have just as big an impact on creativity. A new study analyzing data from the world’s largest drug survey confirms what anecdotal reports […]

Can Microdosing LSD Overcome Chronic Pain?

By Samuel Douglas, Philosopher and Vice President of the Australian Psychedelic Society Two new and exciting pieces of research into how microdosing can impact pain and our brain’s capacity to make new connections came out in the past month. In the first, researchers found that a microdose of LSD, in this case 20 micrograms, can allow us […]

What’s the Optimal Dose Amount for Microdosing LSD?

Here’s something we know, at least anecdotally: microdosing LSD can help combat depression and anxiety, contribute to feelings of well-being, and lead to insights and creative perspectives that might otherwise be inaccessible to us. Here’s something we’re still trying to figure out: what’s the optimal dose for microdosing LSD? In other words, how much—or how little—can we […]

Microdosing, Macrodosing, and Mindfulness

By Samuel Douglas, Philosopher and Vice President of the Australian Psychedelic Society Mindfulness, explored through meditation and other practices, is being aware of, and accepting, the present moment. While the idea can seem simple, it’s both powerful and potentially challenging. Psychedelics, at subtle microdoses or awe-inspiring macrodoses, can be similarly life-changing. What might happen if we […]