TODAY Show: New Research Shows How Psychedelic Drug Can Help People With PTSD

MAPS is on The TODAY Show! This morning, NBC educated millions of people about psychedelic science by airing an interview with MAPS Founder Rick Doblin, Ph.D., and MDMA-assisted therapy study participants Andy Gold and SGT(R) Jonathan Lubecky.

We are excited to see the results of MAPS-sponsored psychedelic research reaching the hearts and minds of large audiences as we continue to advocate for increased access to psychedelic-assisted therapy.

New research shows how psychedelic drug can help people with PTSD
MDMA, also known as Ecstasy, is known mainly as a club or street drug. But now it’s being touted as a medicine for people struggling with severe depression and PTSD. The FDA is designating it a “breakthrough therapy” after early trials. TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie spoke to two patients whose lives have been changed by the therapy.