How Psychedelic Substances Can Help Treat Anxiety, Depression And Other Mental Illnesses

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Originally published on October 9, 2019 12:27 pm

Johns Hopkins University has launched a center for psychedelic research with $17 million in donations from private donors, the first of its kind in the U.S.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson talks with William Richards, a psychologist at Johns Hopkins, who began his work with psychedelic research in the 1960s about the promise of these substances, including LSD and psilocybin.

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