Psychedelics are currently enjoying a renaissance due to renewed interest in their use as potential treatments for number of mental health conditions.
This presentation reviews the research evidence of the proposed mechanisms of action in individual approaches and outcomes of psychedelic and psychedelic assisted treatments. The presentation will also focus on the current social and legal obstacles to psychedelic medicine, novel treatment proposals and micro dosing.
We will highlight the research proposals exploring future applications of psychedelic medicine and implications for clinical practice. This presentation will provide a researcher update of evidence into clinical applications of psychedelics in mental health and substance misuse.
- To provide research update into the various treatment indications for psychedelics
- To summarise the modes of action and treatments involving psychedelics
- To explore the research proposals into future use of psychedelics in mental health and substance misuse treatment