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EOLWA Issues Policy Statement on Psilocybin Therapy for Emotional Suffering Caused by Terminal Illness

End of Life Washington has issued a new policy statement supporting efforts to legalize the use of psilocybin therapy for depression and anxiety experienced by terminally ill individuals. 

"End of Life Washington advocates for terminally ill individuals to have the right of choice regarding the full range of treatment modalities for their emotional as well as physical care. Psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy is such a modality and should be a legal option, as a part of palliative care, for terminally ill individuals."...