Category Archives: Psychology & Psychiatry

How Magic Mushrooms Can Treat Depression

Magic Mushrooms (Photo: Business Insider) Hallucinogenic mushrooms have been found to help alleviate depression, even in severe cases where other kinds of treatment fail to do the job, and new research is providing insight into the secrets of how our … Continue reading

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Fake News Could Trigger Terrorist Attacks by Mentally Unstable People

Mainstream Media has Met Its Maker (click image to enlarge)   Fake news and rumors may prompt mentally unstable or particularly impressionable individuals to carry out terrorist attacks, a Danish intelligence report says. “The social media are increasingly being used … Continue reading

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Gaza’s Children: The Psychological Trauma of Catastrophe

By Louisa A. Lamb Within the last ten years, Israel has provoked three offensive movements against the Palestinian territory in Gaza: Operation Cast Lead, which began at the end of 2008 and 2009, Operation Pillar of Defense, which last eight … Continue reading

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How Psychedelics are Saving Lives

This video highlights how psychedelic medicines are saving lives worldwide. Numerous studies show these substances are non-neurotoxic, non-addictive and are having profound effects curing some of the most stubborn mental health disorders by helping people purge bottled up trauma. MDMA … Continue reading

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Alive Inside: How the Magic of Music Proves Therapeutic for Patients with Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Could a pair of headphones change the lives of millions of Americans suffering from Alzheimers and dementia? “Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory,” a new documentary at the Sundance Film Festival, follows a social worker named Dan Cohen … Continue reading

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Gabor Maté: What is Addiction?

Dr. Gabor Maté talks about the root causes of addiction and how to deal with them.

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