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Online survey – have you tried psychedelics & why?

Researchers at the University of Maastricht are studying people's motivations for taking psychedelic drugs. They are looking for participants who want to share their experiences. You can find the survey here. Below is a description [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:24:58+00:00 24 May 2017|

Online survey – are you planning to use psychedelics?

Researchers at Imperial College, London have started an online observational study into the acute and long-term psychological effects of psychedelics. OPEN is a sponsor of this study. The researchers aim to recruit individuals who are [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:25:07+00:00 12 April 2017|

Nieuwe studie verklaart mogelijk effecten ‘paddo’s’

Uit nieuw onderzoek van een groep van vooral Britse wetenschappers, op basis van fMRI-hersenscans, is gebleken dat het innemen van psilocybine (de werkzame stof in paddo's) bij proefpersonen de activiteit in bepaalde hersendelen vermindert. Dit [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:27+00:00 29 January 2014|

New study may explain magic mushrooms’ effects

New research by a group of mainly Britisch scientists, based on fMRI brain scans, has shown that the use of psilocybin (the active constituent of magic mushrooms) decreases the activity of certain parts of the [...]

By | 2014-12-19T16:20:47+00:00 29 January 2014|

New online survey on ayahuasca and mourning

The International Center for Ethnobotanical Education, Research And Service (ICEERS) are setting up an ambitious research project to study the effects of ayahuasca, called "Exploring New Tools to Face Grief: The Case of Ayahuasca". The [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:40+00:00 19 December 2013|

New online survey on ayahuasca and mourning

The International Center for Ethnobotanical Education, Research And Service (ICEERS) are setting up an ambitious research project to study the effects of ayahuasca, called "Exploring New Tools to Face Grief: The Case of Ayahuasca". The [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:40+00:00 19 December 2013|

Help pay for MDMA PTSD research

Recently, MAPS officially launched an Indiegogo campaign to help complete their crucial study of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). OPEN supports MAPS in their efforts to raise both funds and [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:44+00:00 28 November 2013|

Help pay for MDMA PTSD research

Recently, MAPS officially launched an Indiegogo campaign to help complete their crucial study of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). OPEN supports MAPS in their efforts to raise both funds and [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:44+00:00 28 November 2013|

Survey: New Drugs for Mental Health

After the recent published study on psychedelic substances and mental health, researchers are looking to explore this relation more deeply. The main aim of the survey is to gain novel insight towards un-noted benefits (and [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:46+00:00 8 October 2013|

Survey: New Drugs for Mental Health

After the recent published study on psychedelic substances and mental health, researchers are looking to explore this relation more deeply. The main aim of the survey is to gain novel insight towards unnoted benefits (and [...]

By | 2017-06-11T13:29:47+00:00 8 October 2013|