Ketamine: Exploring its Role as a Psychedelic Therapy Option

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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

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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

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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…

Navigating Grief

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Grieving the loss of a loved one is an inevitable part of life. Our emotions can naturally overwhelm us when faced with loss, leading to sadness and emotional distress. Bereavement, the period of grieving, can be a challenging journey that impacts everybody differently. In addition to dismay, grief can manifest as anger, denial, guilt, or […]

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

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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 […]

A Complete Guide to Psychedelic Therapy at Nushama

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Psychedelics, such as ketamine, psilocybin, and LSD, are powerful therapeutic tools capable of treating all kinds of mood disorders. Here is all the information you need to know about how psychedelic-assisted therapy works at Nushama.

Choosing the Right Ketamine Infusion Center for You

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Psychedelic therapy is growing in popularity. There are many options for choosing a clinic to receive treatment, but it’s important to choose the right one. Here are some factors to keep in mind and essential questions to ask yourself in determining the right fit for you.

Ketamine-assisted Therapy vs. Rehab to Treat Alcohol Use Disorder

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For years, rehab has been the go-to treatment for people suffering from alcohol addiction and other substance use disorders. The results have been disappointing, with most patients struggling to maintain sobriety after completing treatment. Ketamine-assisted therapy is a new, research-based treatment for people struggling with alcohol consumption that is proven to outperform rehab.