Evidence is building to support theraputic MDMA for PTSD treatment after MAPS’ Phase III clinical trials for MDMA-assisted psychotherapy.
The MDMA experience is profoundly beautiful, and has contributed significantly to psychotherapy. It’s also an illegal, Schedule 1 substance. I spoke with Emanuel Sferios, founder of DanceSafe and director of an upcoming documentary on MDMA, about what a future with legal MDMA looks like.
Levels of the illegal drug ecstasy were found to have spiked in rivers near a major music festival in Taiwan that draws more than a half-million revelers annually. Researchers said they’re concerned not only about widespread use of the drug at the festival, but its potential effect on aquatic life.