Blake Mycoskie, the founder of Toms Shoes, announced earlier this year that he’d give $100 million to support research into the medical and mental health potential of psychedelic drugs.
After experiencing tragedy on the frontlines, veterans are looking for new ways to treat PTSD, including taking psychedelics.
On Friday, September 15, 2023, VETS co-founders Marcus and Amber Capone testified for the Kentucky Opioid Abatement Advisory Commission in support of research into ibogaine as a treatment for opioid use disorder.
Veterans Exploring Treatment Solutions (VETS), a non-profit organization dedicated to ending veteran suicide, has announced its third annual gala event, the Torchbearer Ball, to be held on Veterans Day, November 11, 2023, at the world-famous Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, California.
If passed by Congress, a part of a major defense bill will direct the military to study psychedelic therapy for service members. More may be included in ongoing negotiations.