Mentions in Press
Physician-scientists at three major U.S. medical schools, including Yale School of Medicine, will collaborate to develop a curriculum to train psychiatrists in the practice of psychedelic medicine.
- January 20, 2020
The results of a field study of more than 1,200 people attending multi-day arts and music festivals in the United States and United Kingdom confirm previous laboratory research indicating that psychedelic substances enhance feelings of social connectedness and improve mental well-being, the authors say.
- March 08, 2019Source: Yale Daily News
Long thought to be a recreational drug that only induces hallucinations, psychedelics are now being eyed by Western researchers as a therapeutic intervention that can also treat psychiatric disorders.
- January 12, 2016Source: The Science Explorer
A new study group at Yale, the Yale Psychiatry and Psychedelics Group (YPPG), will focus on researching the use of psychedelic substances in the fields of psychotherapy and psychiatry.