‘I can’t say I came face to face with God, but it was profound’: A psychiatrist describes his experience with psychedelics

A psychiatrist explains his involvement in psychedelic-assisted therapy.
Dr Nigel Strauss.

It has been headline news but since last year psychiatrists with approval from the TGA can prescribe psilocybin for treatment-resistant depression and MDMA for patients diagnosed with PTSD.

Only a small number have secured TGA approval so far. But Dr Nigel Strauss is one.