Mind Medicine Australia in the News

Richard Nixon’s ‘war on drugs’ claims casualties every day

Andrew Robb, The Australian, 21 November, 2019

Andrew Robb, a former minister for trade and investment and Non- Executive Director of Mind Medicine Australia, considers whether Australian regulators need to get the ball rolling to reclassify psychedelics from the most restrictive drug category to one that accommodates medicinal use. If it works, what have we got to lose?

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Andrew Robb tunes in to curative power of psychedelics

Luke Slattery, The Australian, 20 November, 2019

A raft of reputable studies have shown these and other psychedelics, such as LSD, to be effectiv­e in treating severe depression and psychological trauma, as well as addiction.

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Media Release from Hon Andrew Robb AO

Non-Executive Director, Mind Medicine Australia, November, 2019

The Hon Andrew Robb announces his appointment to the Board of Mind Medicine Australia.

Banker's magic mushroom experiment pays off

Jill Margo, The Australian Financial Review, 18 October, 2019

Peter Hunt, the former chairman of Greenhill, flew to the Netherlands to take psilocybin. He says "it was like pushing a reset button" on his brain. With partner Tania de Jong, they are funding the use of psychedelics to treat mental illness.

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Trip of a lifetime

Fiona Macdonald, Vogue Australia, September, 2019

An increasing number of overstressed and anxious Australians are ditching modern medicine and reaching for psychedelics to treat their mental health.

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Psychedelic mental health treatment expected to be approved in Australia within five years

Lisa Martin, The Guardian, July, 2019

Victorian government urged to help fund and establish psychedelic medicine centre

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Trip into the unknown as medical studies spark a psychedelic renaissance

Luke Slattery, The Australian, 13 July, 2019

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Letter from Dr Simon Longstaff AO

Director, Mind Medicine Australia, June, 2019

Psychedelics to treat mental illness? Australian researchers are giving it a go.

Martin Williams, Monash University, Stephen Bright, Edith Cowan University, The Conversation, April 24, 2019

The Psychedelic Renaissance

Australian Science, March / April, 2019

Psychedelics, addiction, and mental health

All in the Mind, ABC Radio National, February 24, 2019

Australia’s psychedelic drug trial

The Saturday Paper, February 23, 2019

Australia’s psychedelic drug trial

The Saturday Paper, February 23, 2019

The Conversation Hour: Ginger Gorman, Martin Williams, and Tania de Jong

The Conversation Hour with Jon Faine, ABC 3AW, February 19, 2019 (from 35:20)

$1m Kicked into campaign for magic mushroom therapy

The Sydney Morning Herald, February 9, 2019

PRISM and St Vincents psilocybin trial for the terminally ill supported by Mind Medicine Australia and The Vasudhara Foundation

Are psychedelics the new anti-depressants?

Radio National, March 24, 2019

Palliative Care to try "Magic Mushies"

Western Australian, January 15, 2019

Magic Medicine - Mushroom therapy for the terminally ill

Herald Sun, January 15, 2019, page 1

Magic Mushroom trial to begin at Melbourne hospital

3AW, Ross and John, January 15, 2019

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