Why I Wanted To Build A Psychedelic Company

Through the looking Glass

Psychedelics have always been a part of the human story

The psychedelics industry today

The betterment of the well

1. It’s our right

2. The world would be a better place if more people had access to these experiences

3. Concerns about corporate capture

4. A “hyper-medicalized” approach could lead to less access not more

Where Gwella fits in

1. Open access

2. Decentralized

3. Cognitive liberty

4. Justice

5. Historical Acknowledgement

Moving forward

  1. https://erowid.org/
  2. https://www.vox.com/vox-conversations-podcast/2021/3/4/21759683/christianity-psychedelics-brian-muraresku-the-immortality-key
  3. https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/drug-decriminalization-bill-cori-bush-bonnie-watson-coleman-1184378/
  4. https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/press_releases/2006/griffithspsilocybin.pdf
  5. https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/psychedelics-are-transforming-the-way-we-understand-depression-and-its-treatment-1.4542621
  6. https://www.gwellamushrooms.com/blog-3/a-very-brief-history-of-psychedelics-new-research-picks
  7. https://maps.org/news/media/9214-maps-receives-grant-of-appeal-and-authorization-to-study-mdma-in-healthy-volunteer-therapists
  8. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/229090791_Biophilia
  9. https://aeon.co/essays/psychedelics-can-have-the-same-overview-effect-as-a-space-journey
  10. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30260256/
  11. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28795211/
  12. https://www.drbronner.com/all-one-blog/2021/05/psychedelics-at-a-crossroads-we-need-constructive-not-extractive-capital/
  13. https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/lsd-microdosing-california-silicon-valley-california-drugs-young-professionals-a8259001.html
  14. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/09/health/psychedelics-mdma-psilocybin-molly-mental-health.html
  15. https://www.dazeddigital.com/science-tech/article/50263/1/one-in-five-young-people-microdosed-over-lockdown-pandemic-mushrooms-lsd

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