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Major depressive disorder affects millions of Americans, causing high costs in both human suffering and medical expenditures. Here in this library you will find hundreds of helpful resources to help in diagnosis and treatment.

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Psychedelics For The Treatment Of Depression: Focus On 5-HT2A

Psychedelics For The Treatment Of Depression: Focus On 5-HT2A

Dr. Dennis Sholler discusses the topic of psychedelics for the treatment of depression. Dr. Sholler describes the prevalence and burden of depression in the United States. Then, he defines and reviews the history of psychedelics in therapeutic approaches, with a focus on psilocybin. Then, Dr. Sholler reviews the neurobiology of…

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