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Tip: As you browse our blog articles, you may come across some terms and phrases that may be unfamiliar. Our glossary of terms can help to clarify such terms in the context of psychedelic assisted therapy

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5 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Psychedelic Therapy Center

Psychedelic therapy is growing in popularity. There are many options for choosing a center to receive treatment, but it's important to choose the right one.

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Ketamine Dosing: Low Dose vs. High Dose

Ketamine has different effects at different doses. It is used by doctors for a range of purposes including pain relief, sedation, anesthesia and psychedelic therapy.

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4 Ways to Administer Ketamine for Therapy

There are multiple methods for administering ketamine during psychedelic therapy. Here are 4 different ways that the treatment can be given.

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Myths About Ketamine

Ketamine is a powerful drug that has been misunderstood by society for some time now. It was first synthesized in 1962, but its broader therapeutic potential is only now becoming more widely known. Let's debunk some of the myths that have popped up about ketamine in the intervening years...

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7 Great Books About Psychedelics

Before, during, or after your psychedelic journey, you may find it helpful to read books about it. The following books cover psychedelics from different viewpoints.

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Ketamine Therapy: Clinical vs. At Home

Ketamine therapy is rising in popularity. Both at-home and in-person treatments are becoming available to more and more patients. What do you need to know before choosing the one that’s right for you?

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Psychedelic versus Psycholytic Therapy: What’s the Difference?

Psychedelic therapy is not the same as psycholytic therapy. In psychedelic therapy, patients have breakthrough experiences. The purpose of psycholytic therapy is to enhance talk therapy sessions by microdosing.

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3 Ways to Mitigate the Risks of Ketamine

Ketamine is a powerful drug. It's been used as an anesthetic for decades and is more recently used at lower doses to treat mood disorders like depression. All drugs come with risks, so it is only natural to wonder what makes ketamine therapy so safe at Nushama.