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On SAGE Insight: PTSD and the War of Words

The importance of diagnostic categories: a reflection on the fluctuating names for posttraumatic stress disorder. What’s in a name? In psychiatry, a great deal. The names for most psychiatric disorders reflect professional consensus rather than neuropathology. These names evolved over … Continue reading

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Long term benefit of treating Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) with MDMA-assisted Psychotherapy

Durability of Improvement in PTSD Symptoms and absence of harmful effects or drug dependency after MDMA-assisted Psychotherapy: A Prospective Long-Term Follow-up Study From Journal of Psychopharmacology Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) can be a chronic, severely disabling condition. Existing pharmacological and … Continue reading

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Promising results suggest Ecstacy may be used to treat trauma

The safety and efficacy of _3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamineassisted psychotherapy in subjects with chronic, treatment-resistant posttraumatic stress disorder: the first randomized controlled pilot study From: Journal of Psychopharmacology This study reveals how MDMA (Ecstacy) was used as a catalyst to psychotherapy to treat patients … Continue reading

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