RESOURCES

A modest but ever-evolving collection of general resources I would recommend for further exploration

GENERAL INTEGRATION RESOURCES

Connect with others, such as the Ottawa Psychedelic Education Network online Integration Circles

Therapy in a Nutshell (on YouTube) is good for the basics on navigating one's mental health

Everything You Need to Know About Psychedelic Integration (Psychedelics Today) 

How to integrate a psychedelic experience into everyday life (Psychedelic Therapy Frontiers video)

Seven steps for successful psychedelic integration (Psychedelic Experience)

What to Do After You Have Taken Psychedelics (Psychedelic Support)

Real Awakenings are not elegant... (Elizabeth Gordon) A good reminder of what healing looks like

The ZENDO Project for festival-related peer support initiatives

The Fireside Project psychedelic peer support hotline (currently only in the US but hopefully soon in Canada)

A good resource for managing spiritual bypassing in psychedelic healing (Psychedelics Today)

Internal Family Systems (IFS) can be a helpful model for understanding the self: 8 exercises with worksheets

CEREMONY AND PREPARATION

Setting an intention (4 minute Youtube video with Tanya Mate)

Psychedelic Preparation and Integration (4 minute Youtube video with Dr. Rosalind Watts)

The Psychedelic Explorers Handbook (James Fadiman)

A definition of smudging (Indigenous Corporate Training Inc)

Good blog post on the importance of and differences between 'containers' in psychedelic uses

Cultural appropriation and psychedelic ceremony (Psychedelics Today)

Ayahuasca Community Guide for Awareness of Sexual Abuse (Chacruna)

WEBSITES

Chacruna Institute is an excellent resource for holistic and inclusive psychedelic studies

MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies) is a go-to in the field

EROWID is a longstanding crowd-sourced cornucopia of information about all things psychedelic

Equity in Psychedelic Therapy Initiative (EPTI) is doing important work in the emerging psychedelic field

Women on Psychedelics (WOOP) does a good job of bringing different voices and experiences into the conversation

The Ancestor Project is a great community for intersectional information sharing and support

The Psychedelic Liberation Collective has useful resources for build inclusive and safe community spaces 

Reality Sandwich is an accessible source for information on the basics of psychedelic culture and harm reduction

Although quite pop-culture in tone, there is some good information on Double Blind Mag 

The Embody Lab is a great place to explore somatic healing modalities

SOME ACADEMIC JOURNALS PUBLISHING PSYCHEDELIC RESEARCH

Journal of Psychedelic Studies

Psychedelic Science Review

International Journal of Drug Policy

PLOS One

Frontiers in Human Neuroscience

International Journal for the Psychology of Religion

Consciousness and Cognition

Journal of Psychoactive Drugs

Anthropology of Consciousness

Psychopharmacology

The Journal for Spiritual and Consciousness Studies

(VERY) RANDOM BITS AND BOBS

How to use evergreen tree resins to make your own incense (Apothecary's Garden)