Amy Emerson is one of the women working behind the scenes in psychedelic medicine

Women Behind the Scenes in Psychedelic Science: Making MDMA a Legal...

Amy Emerson recounts how she first became involved in the work of psychedelic science and her efforts to legalize MDMA-assisted therapy.
Kathleen Harrison, a psychedelic woman, represented with a black silhouette with flowers pouring from behind it against an orange background

Kathleen Harrison: Wisdom, Endurance, and Hope – Reflections from a Psychedelic...

What do our current movements lack that the psychedelic movement of the 1960s and '70s had? Kathleen Harrison says its hope.
Rosemary Leary

The Wonderful and Absurd Life of Rosemary Woodruff Leary: Fashion Icon,...

After playing a key part in breaking Timothy Leary out of prison, Rosemary Woodruff Leary would have to fight for her own freedom while living underground.
Rosemary Woodruff Leary

The Wonderful and Absurd Adventures of Rosemary Woodruff Leary: Fashion Icon,...

On the surface it appears that Rosemary Woodruff Leary led a charmed and exciting life, but reality is more complicated than that.
Psycholytic therapists are still reprimanded by society

LSD in the House, Cops at the Door: A Psycholytic Therapist...

Psycholytic therapy involves taking low doses of psychedelics repeatedly as a way to open the individual to the therapeutic process.
Tree representing the Osmond family

Chelsea Osmond: Linking the Past and Future of the Psychedelic Renaissance

Chelsea Osmond, granddaughter of Humphry and Jane Osmond, reflects on the values that her grandparents passed down to her.
psychedelics and death, a black hand reaches upward toward the release of death.

Psychedelics and Death: Transitioning from this World with Consciousness

Death midwifery paired with psychedelics offers a way to shift the dialogue around death and begin to speak about it more openly and honestly.
psychedelic motherhood

Psychedelic Motherhood: The Altered States of Birth

Psychedelic motherhood employs the lessons learned from psychedelic altered states to navigate the transition to parenthood.
Amy and Kiyoshi Izumi found friendship in the Canadian psychedelic community

The Izumis & Osmonds: Friendship & Resilience in the Canadian Psychedelic...

Kiyoshi and Amy Izumi found friendship and shared resiliency in Jane and Humphry Osmond as part of the psychedelic community.
Women in Psychedelic Trials

Mrs. So-and-So, Women’s Participation in Psychedelic Trials

Finding evidence of women's experiences in early psychedelic trials is challenging, but not impossible.