Ketamine: Exploring its Role as a Psychedelic Therapy Option

silhouette of a woman reflecting on her psychedelic experience with IV Ketamine

Ketamine is a psychedelic medicine that holds tremendous potential for mental health treatment. Explore its classification as a psychedelic, its effects, and its role in psychedelic therapy. Discover how ketamine can offer new insights and experiences for individuals seeking alternative treatment options.

13 Nushama Practices for Safe Psychedelic Therapy

Nushama member sittingi in a chair receiving a ketamine infusion

As the field of psychedelic therapy continues to gain traction, it is becoming increasingly important for practitioners to ensure their treatments are safe and effective. Nushama is at the forefront of this conversation, constantly putting its members first and determining the best ways to care for them, from our treatment to year-round programming. Here are thirteen practices we’ve identified essential for providing our members the highest quality care.

The Neuroscience of Ketamine

illustration of a neural synapse releasing glutamate

The human brain is a complex organ that is responsible for our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. It is made up of billions of interconnected neurons that communicate with each other through synapses. Neurotransmitters, the chemical messengers of the brain, play a crucial role in this communication process…

Ketamine as Treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

ketamine-assisted therapy offers those wandering the world with PTSD proven relief

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) affects millions of people worldwide, causing distressing symptoms such as flashbacks, anxiety, and depression. While traditional treatments have shown some promise, recent advancements in mental health have introduced ketamine therapy as a potential option for alleviating PTSD symptoms. In this post, we will delve into the world of ketamine therapy and […]

Psychedelic Therapy: Individual vs. Group Sessions

group therapy room with moon pods at Nushama Psychedelic Wellness Center in midtown Manhattan

Set and setting will significantly affect the quality of your psychedelic experience. Whether you decide to journey independently or as part of a group is an important consideration. Here are a few things to keep in mind to help you make your decision.

Nushama – Walk Into a Dreamworld of Wonder and Nature

photo of Nushama's flagship location main entrance in midtown Manhattan

If you don’t know what it feels like to enter an altered state of consciousness, walking into Nushama Psychedelic Wellness Center may give you a good idea. Once you step off the elevator on the 21st floor of our midtown Manhattan flagship, your immersive journey-like experience begins.

Ketamine Dosing Explained: Uses for Anesthesia, Pain, and Psychedelic Therapy

ketamine dosing explained

When it comes to ketamine, dosing is not a one-size-fits-all approach. The transformational molecule is used for various purposes, from pain relief and anesthesia to the emerging field of psychedelic therapy. Let’s dive into the world of ketamine dosing, its effects at different doses, and, more specifically, the dosing used for ketamine-assisted therapy at Nushama.