Huffington Post: How Ecstasy Might Help Treat PTSD And Other Illness

HuffPost Live interviews Acid Test author Tom Shroder about research into the benefits of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD. Shroder discusses the origins of psychedelic-assisted therapy, contextualizes how government restrictions on psychedelics affect the advancement of medicine, and highlights published study results from MAPS’ research into MDMA-assisted psychotherapy as treatment for PTSD. “After just a handful of treatments, their PTSD symptoms are dramatically reduced or even gone,” reports Shroder.

Originally appearing here.