Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) is a
membership-based non-profit research and educational organization.
MAPS assists scientists to design, fund, obtain approval for and
report on studies into the healing and spiritual potentials of MDMA,
drugs, and marijuana.
Alternative Culture is a portal and directory of alternatives
to Western mainstream culture on the Web. Free your mind! Explore
the edges of culture!
- a great counterculture website.
Alchemind Society is an international nonprofit association of
people working in the public interest to protect the fundamental
right to freedom of thought.
Foundation: Throughout history people have
used mind-expanding substances to explore consciousness and
enhance their lives. The purpose of the Albert Hofmann Foundation
is to gather the records of these endeavors and to further the
understanding and responsible application of psychedelic
substances in the investigation of both individual and collective
Council on Spiritual Practices: (CSP) is a collaboration among
spiritual guides, experts in the behavioral and biomedical
sciences, and scholars of religion, dedicated to making direct
experience of the sacred more available to more people. The
purpose of their Entheogen
Project is to systematically gather knowledge about the
immediate and long-term effects of entheogen use and to explore
how public policy might accommodate responsible spiritual
practices incorporating entheogens.
Research Institute: The mission of the Heffter Research
Institute is to conduct research of the highest scientific quality
with psychedelic substances in order to contribute to a greater
understanding of the mind, leading to the improvement of the human
condition, and the alleviation of suffering.