ROLAND GRIFFITHS AT TEDX 2009

Posted on May 9, 2010

At TEDx MidAtlantic in November 2009, Dr. Roland Griffiths, a member of Heffter Research Institute’s Board of Directors, showcased the results of his astonishing study: “Psilocybin can occasion mystical-type experiences having substantial and sustained personal meaning and spiritual significance.”

Watch the video here…

Read the full text PDF of the study here…

 

On April 11, 2010, The New York Times published this article about Dr. Clark Martin, a retired clinical psychologist from Vancouver, WA, whose cancer-related depression was relieved during Heffter-supported research.
Heffter Board member, Dr. Roland Griffiths, leads this Johns Hopkins-based study concerning the effects of psilocybin on the psychological distress of patients who have been diagnosed with potentially life-threatening cancer.

Read the NYT article here…

photo credit: Alan S. Weiner