Ketamine Can Be as Effective as ECT for Depression Without Causing Memory Loss
Ketamine infusion may be as effective as electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for individuals with treatment-resistant depression who do not have psychosis. Under certain conditions, it even offers […]
Ketamine May Reduce Symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder
A new study published in the journal Psychiatry Research suggests that ketamine may be a valid treatment option for individuals with borderline personality disorder (BPD) associated […]
Ketamine vs. Electroconvulsive Therapy: Which is More Effective for Depression
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a treatment option for individuals with mental disorders who have not found positive results with traditional methods. Despite its historical association with […]
John Krystal, the History of Ketamine, and a New Paradigm for Depression
One of the most anticipated lectures at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) in 2023 was given by Dr. John H. Krystal, Director […]
The Guardian: A New Era of Psychedelics Approaches With Legal Use Permitted in Australia
As more studies demonstrate the therapeutic benefits of psychedelics, these substances should become more prevalent in society.. The question, as Dr. Farrah Jarral wrote in The […]
Time Magazine: Can Psychedelics Treat Long COVID?
Can psychedelics treat Long COVID? A report from Time magazine, written by journalist Jamie Ducharme, sought to answer this question based on the stories of patients […]
Ayahuasca and LGBTQIA+: Anthropologist Shares Insights in Beneva Live
On April 13th, Beneva hosted an Instagram Live with anthropologist Lígia Platero, who studies plant teachers and shamanism. Platero is affiliated with the education program at […]
Is Ibogaine A Safe And Effective Treatment For Addictions?
The consumption of substances of different types is inherent to human beings. Throughout history, individuals belonging to different cultures, societies, and civilizations have sought pleasurable sensations […]
Ibogaine To Treat Addiction: 5 Reasons Why It’s Safer To Do It In Hospital Settings
Ibogaine is a substance extracted from the root of the iboga, a shrub that grows in West Africa. For thousands of years, it has been used […]
Ibogaine reduces severe bipolar depression within 15 days in one case study
A case study found that microdosing ibogaine reduced the effects of severe bipolar depression within 15 days. Published in the Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry, the work, […]