What is a Psychologist vs. Psychiatrist?

What is a psychologist vs. Psychiatrist? - alchemy wellness in richmond, va

In the field of mental health, two professions often come to mind: psychologists and psychiatrists. While both disciplines are related to understanding and treating mental health issues, there are distinct differences between the two. 

Psychedelics and Michael Pollan’s How To Change Your Mind


Many of you may be aware of Michael Pollan’s recent number one New York Times best seller How To Change Your Mind. Perhaps you have read the book, heard him interviewed on myriad podcasts, or perhaps you have seen the adopted Netflix series. If you have not, I would encourage you to give it a […]

Oral Ketamine As The New Microdosing: Innovations In Psychedelic Use

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Since 2006, psychedelics have experienced a true renaissance in the United States and across the world.  People have been using these powerful substances for recreational, spiritual, and medicinal purposes–and in varying ways.  While high doses of psychedelics, such as LSD, psilocybin, MDMA, and ketamine, among others, have been found to have profound effects on mental […]