Evidence from this study, and also preliminary data from an ongoing brain imaging study with LSD, appears to support the principle that the psychedelic state rests on disorganized activity in the ego system permitting disinhibited activity in the emotion system. And such an effect may explain why psychedelics have been considered useful facilitators of certain forms of psychotherapy.Drops the ego, enhances access to emotional material.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Your Brain on Psilocybin
Your Brain on Psilocybin, a nice little article by researcher Robin Carhart-Harris.
Posted by Insane Brain Train at 1:43 PM