Alcohol Is Worse for Mental Health than Psychedelics

A recent study in the Journal of Psychopharmacology observed 19,000 psychedelic-using Americans and identified no link between psychedelics and mental health problems. “We failed to find evidence that psychedelic use is an independent risk factor for mental health problems,” the report reads. “Psychedelics are not known to harm the brain or other body organs or…

At Risk Youth, Mental Illness, and Addiction

It is not out of the norm for teenagers and young adults to experience the blues every now and then. However, clinically diagnosed depression is reaching all time highs when it comes to the affected youth. 20% of youth from ages 13-18 live with a mental health condition. Suicide is the third leading cause of…