Researchers Find Mystical Experiences from Psilocybin Have Enduring Positive Effects

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University find psilocybin-induced mystical experiences retained their meaning and significance 14 months after the study.

May 1, 2008

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine published a 14-month follow-up to their July 7, 2006 study on psilocybin and mystical experiences. Study participants reported the positive effects of their mystical experiences had continued and that they were “to be among the most personally meaningful and spiritually significant of their lives.”