Educational Resources

Finding reliable information about psychedelics is important. 

While it is not necessary to become an expert, it is useful to have a basic understanding of the psychedelic(s) you are considering and understand the potential risks and benefits that may be involved. 

The Portland Integration Network offers workshops and trainings for professionals and our wider community.

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Drug Safety and Testing

Shop the most thoroughly-analyzed test kits available—capable of detecting hundreds of substances, from the most common, to the most obscure.

“Cognitive Liberty” was in psychedelic experience, and we believe that its application to psychedelics remains valid and sound.

 Non-Profit Public Community Trust. Promoting global awareness of and local accessibility to organic potent ethnobotanicals.

An independent anonymous laboratory analysis and drug checking program of Erowid Center. Its purpose is to collect, review, manage, and publish laboratory testing results from our lab and republished from other analysis projects worldwide.

Erowid is a member-supported organization providing access to reliable, non-judgmental information about psychoactive plants, chemicals, and related issues. We also strive to ensure that these resources are maintained and preserved as a historical record for the future.

An educational nonprofit organization based in the USA, presents discussions, workshops, and events that are open to people of all genders in critical discussions about mental health and community wellness.

DanceSafe is a drug checking, earplug slinging, party servicing nonprofit that was founded on social justice principles. Our programs include drug education, sexual health and consent deep-dives, political advocacy, and event outreach, where our amazing volunteers distribute information and resources

Plant Medicine

At Kahpi you’ll find the most informative and trustworthy information about ayahuasca. Whether you are new to ayahuasca, or whether you are well-versed in information about the brew, our articles and online courses will take you to the next level.

Provides high-quality research on plant medicines and psychedelics, and helps propagate academic knowledge in more accessible formats.

Psychedelic Education & Support

A hub of integration information for entheogenic and transpersonal experiences while hosts peer integration circles to facilitate meaning-making and community building. A learning environment that support grassroots education and outreach on the topics of integration and entheogenic potentials.

LSD and psilocybin mushrooms are the two most common substances used for microdosing. However, microdosing can be done with nearly any psychedelic. The particular protocols for each will vary for things like preparation and dosage, so it’s important to learn as much as possible about whichever psychedelic to microdose.

Psychedelic Support is the leading online education and therapeutic platform in the psychedelic space advocating for mental health and wellbeing worldwide.

What, if any, options exist to pursue legal psychedelic experiences? Can you experience these profound realms without fear of persecution or arrest

Explore the opportunities and risks of legal ways to pursue psychedelic experiences through four options outlined in this article.

The Heffter Institute is a non profit scientific organization founded in 1994 which explores psilocybin for the treatment of cancer-related distress and addiction, for understanding the relationship between the psychedelic experience and spirituality, and for basic science research into the physiology of brain activity, cognition, and behavior.

A nonprofit organization specializing in research, education,  changing the way people think of, talk about, and consume psychedelics through research, education, and advoca. They develop medical, legal, and cultural shifts so people can benefit from the careful use of psychedelics and marijuana for mental health, well-being, and connection.

Peer Education program seeks to empower students in our network to analyze the relationship between drug policy and drug use by providing evidence-based drug information, teaching students to recognize and address dangerous behaviors and unhealthy attitudes, and promoting prosocial and harm reduction oriented behaviors and attitudes.

Psychedelic Seminars is an educational conversation series deepening awareness of the benefits, risks, and complexities of psychedelics.

Helping people minimize the risks of their psychedelic experiences in ways such as providing compassionate, accessible, and culturally responsive peer support, educating the public, and furthering psychedelic research, while embracing practices that increase equity, power sharing, and belonging within the psychedelic movement.

Psilocybin Community & Education Hub. Supporting Creating a loving, supportive community of psychonauts and facilitators. Providing resources, education, and guidance for every step of the healing journey. Supporting you at every step of your psychedelic journey.

North Star’s mission is to center psychedelic wisdom into psychedelic business, to not only radically improve mental health, but to develop the business practices that can serve as guiding lights in the needed transformation of business as a whole.

Ketamine Research Institute is devoted to understanding the therapeutic properties of ketamine (and related medicines). Providing clinical services directly to patients, they give presentations about therapeutic ketamine in a variety of settings while offering consultation services to physicians and therapists.

Dedicated to supporting survivors of abuse, assault, and/or direct personal harm within the context of psychedelic therapy, sessions or ceremony.

Academic Research Centers

The Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research conducts rigorous clinical trials that adhere to the highest ethical standards while elucidating underlying mechanisms driving psychedelic effects and therapeutic efficacy. They provide evidence-based education to clinicians and the broader community to contribute to the development of innovative therapeutic approaches that benefit individuals and society.

The Psilocybin Cancer Anxiety Studies the hallucinogen treatment model with psilocybin has been shown to induce a mystical or spiritual experience and is a unique therapeutic approach to reduce the anxiety of terminal cancer patients. 

Ketamine Research Institute is devoted to understanding the therapeutic properties of ketamine (and related medicines). Providing clinical services directly to patients, they give presentations about therapeutic ketamine in a variety of settings while offering consultation services to physicians and therapists.