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September 22, 2023

Nature-Themed Psychedelic Therapy for Alcohol Addiction: Promising Findings Using Renowned Filmmaker’s Videos

by Guest Author

Immersive nature videos may enhance psychedelic-assisted therapy for alcohol addiction, according to research by Pacific Neuroscience Institute and renowned filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg.

Pacific TRIP Center of Excellence
August 7, 2023

Embracing the Psychedelic Renaissance: Pacific Neuroscience Institute Unveils New Center of Excellence

by PNI Experts

We are excited to announce the expansion of our psychedelics program into a new center of excellence: The Pacific Treatment & Research in Psychedelics (TRIP). As a leader in psychedelic research, Pacific Neuroscience Institute (PNI) continues to pioneer innovative mental health solutions.

July 6, 2023

UFC Fighter’s Brain Injury Successfully Treated with Psychedelic Therapy

by Brianna Rauchman

Discover the transformative power of psychedelics for treating traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and mental health conditions. Witness former UFC fighter Ian McCall's inspiring recovery using psilocybin mushrooms. Join the conversation on revolutionizing mental health treatment with Daniel F. Kelly, MD, CEO of Pacific Neuroscience Institute (PNI) and board-certified neurosurgeon.

June 21, 2023

Magic Mushrooms: Pushing Frontiers in Mental Health Dr. Keith Heinzerling & Dr. Daniel Kelly On “Your Daily Dose with Kym Douglas”

by Anthony Effinger

This episode comes from the Saint John’s Health Center Foundation’s podcast, Your Daily Dose with Kym Douglas. Pacific Neuroscience Institute experts, Dr. Keith Heinzerling and Dr. Daniel Kelly discuss the Treatment & Research in Psychedelics (TRIP) program at PNI. Dr. Heinzerling, an addiction medicine specialist and TRIP director, and Dr. Kelly, director and one of the four founders of PNI describe how psychedelic-assisted therapy with compounds such as psilocybin from “magic mushrooms” in clinical trials can help treat conditions such as alcohol use disorder, anxiety, and depression. Listen to this episode to learn how these doctors envision psychedelic-assisted therapy transforming the current model of mental health care.

June 6, 2023

What is Anxiety?

by Zara Jethani

Pacific Neuroscience Institute® experts discuss the signs and symptoms of anxiety. Discover the latest treatment and innovations at PNI's Pacific Treatment & Research In Psychedelics (TRIP) program.

39. A Life-Changing Clinical Trial with Psychedelics | Vikki's Grateful Patient Story
April 19, 2023

A Life-Changing Clinical Trial with Psychedelics | Vikki’s Grateful Patient Story

by Anthony Effinger

Vikki was walking her dog and listening to NPR in Santa Monica one day, when she heard an advertisement for an unusual medical trial. Pacific Neuroscience Institute was studying whether psilocybin, the active compound in magic mushrooms, could help alcoholics kick their habit.

March 28, 2023

Psychedelic-assisted Therapy Using Ketamine for Cancer Patients

by PNI Experts

Cancer patients may find relief from mental anguish with ketamine-assisted therapy available at Saint John’s Health Center and Pacific Neuroscience Institute ® (PNI).

February 7, 2023

Vikki’s Path to Sobriety at the Treatment & Research In Psychedelics (TRIP) Program

by Amelia Garrison

After years of unsuccessful therapy, Vikki transformed her life for the better with psychedelic-assisted therapy at PNI's Pacific Treatment & Research In Psychedelics (TRIP). Learn more about her journey toward healing.

January 3, 2023

PNI Scientists Explore Using Psychedelics to Treat Alcohol, Drug Disorders

by Guest Author

Psilocybin and many other psychedelics are broadly prohibited under federal law. But US researchers at the PNI's Pacific Treatment & Research In Psychedelics (TRIP) program have been legally scrutinizing their use in a score of clinical trials.

January 1, 2023

PNI Founders’ Message 2023

by Daniel F. Kelly

At Pacific Neuroscience Institute® (PNI) we achieved many milestones in 2022 and continue to make positive impacts in neuroscience clinical care, research, and education.

Last updated: January 19th, 2023