The Psychoactive Promise

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About the author

Eric M. Fortier holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Ottawa, Canada. He has been actively studying psychedelic literature, sharing correspondence with its authors, and engaging in discourse with the community for several years. His work primarily centers on how psychedelic experience can lead to insight and changes in priorities and behaviour and help us better allocate our resources. With Pychoactive Press, he aims to help us better and more safely think about, communicate, and use altered states of consciousness. He is the author of the book Psychedelotropism and of articles such as ‘Can You Feel It? On Psychedelic Microdosing,’ and ‘D.W. Woolley, the Serotonin Hypothesis, and the Genesis of Psychopharmacology.’