Advances in Psychedelic Medicine: State-of-the-Art Therapeutic Applications

by
Michael J. Winkelmaneditor
Ben Sessa MDeditor
Advances in Psychedelic Medicine: State-of-the-Art Therapeutic Applications

20190331

Praeger

Pages 400
Topics Psychology;Current Events and Issues: Health and Medicine;Applications of Marijuana and Cannabidiol in Addictions Treatment;Bringing Psychedelics into Mainstream Pharma;Community-Based Harm Reduction Approaches to Caring for Psychedelic-Induced Psycho-Spiritual Crises;Evidence for Clinical Applications of Ayahuasca;Evidence for Clinical Applications of DMT;Guidelines for Application of Psychedelic Therapies;Ketamine Therapy for Depression;Microdosing Psychedelics;Psilocybin Therapy for Addictions;Psilocybin Therapy for Major Depressive Disorder;Psychedelic Effects on Inflammation and Neuroplasticity;Psychedelic Treatment of Sociopathic and Characterological Disorders;Psychiatric Applications of Psychedelics;Therapeutic Applications of MDMA

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Advances in Psychedelic Medicine: State-of-the-Art Therapeutic Applications

Contributors: Winkelman, Michael; Sessa, Ben;
Abstract:

Researchers, program administrators, and practicing clinicians explain the most recent developments in using psychedelic substances to treat psychological, physiological, and social problems.


• Describes the history of psychedelics as therapeutic treatments and the current renaissance of interest in them

• Details the training of therapists in applications of psychedelics, and medical theory for the effectiveness of these substances

• Addresses issues of clinical efficacy and safety as well as ethical considerations

• Comprises the latest neuroscience research related to the effects of the psychedelic compounds

• Provides timely information for clinicians, researchers, and advanced students of psychology, medicine, and public health, from leading clinicians, researchers, and administrators in the field

Editor(s): Winkelman, Michael; Sessa, Ben;
SortTitle: advances in psychedelic medicine: state-of-the-art therapeutic applications
Keyword(s): Psychology; Current Events and Issues: Health and Medicine; Applications of Marijuana and Cannabidiol in Addictions Treatment; Bringing Psychedelics into Mainstream Pharma; Community-Based Harm Reduction Approaches to Caring for Psychedelic-Induced Psycho-Spiritual Crises; Evidence for Clinical Applications of Ayahuasca; Evidence for Clinical Applications of DMT; Guidelines for Application of Psychedelic Therapies; Ketamine Therapy for Depression; Microdosing Psychedelics; Psilocybin Therapy for Addictions; Psilocybin Therapy for Major Depressive Disorder; Psychedelic Effects on Inflammation and Neuroplasticity; Psychedelic Treatment of Sociopathic and Characterological Disorders; Psychiatric Applications of Psychedelics; Therapeutic Applications of MDMA
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Michael J. Winkelmaneditor
Ben Sessa MDeditor
eISBN-13: 9781440864117
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440864100
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 400
Publication Date: 20190331