Tutorial “The empirical study of altered states of consciousness” at the ASSC22 conference in Krakow

The Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness (ASSC) has its yearly meeting in 2018 in Krakow, Poland. This meeting brings together philosophers, psychologists and neuroscientists who work on human consciousness. There will be a tutorial by Timo T. Schmidt presented, entitled: “The empirical study of altered states of consciousness: Common standards in the psychometric Read more about Tutorial “The empirical study of altered states of consciousness” at the ASSC22 conference in Krakow[…]

Official release of ASDB version 1.0

After intensive data extraction, and double-checking we officially released the version 1.0 of the ASDB! The database currently (04/2018) contains data from N=6861 reports of ASC experiences, which were reported in N=315 datasets and comprise N=52 different inductions methods of ASCs. We will update the ASDB regularly to include new research.To foster Open Science and Read more about Official release of ASDB version 1.0[…]

SPHINX: Study on Phenomena of Hallucinogen Induced Experiences [for GERMAN-speaker only]

In der Arbeitsgruppe Kognitive Psychologie des Instituts für Kognitionswissenschaften der Universität Osnabrück wurde unter der Leitung von Timo T. Schmidt eine Online-Umfrage zur Charakterisierung und Quantifizierung halluzinogeninduzierter Phänomene erstellt. Haben Sie Erfahrungen mit klassichen Halluzinogenen wie LSD, Psilocybin, psilocybinhaltigen Pilzen/Magic Mushrooms/Zauberpilzen, DMT, Ayahuasca, Meskalin oder Peyote gesammelt? Dann laden wir Sie dazu ein, Ihr Erlebnis Read more about SPHINX: Study on Phenomena of Hallucinogen Induced Experiences [for GERMAN-speaker only][…]

ASDB presented at the international ASSC-Meeting in Beijing, China

Within the last weeks we  were busy to use the ASDB for meta-analyses. This means that we were pooling data from different studies together in order to look for similarities and differences between them. The main aim of these analyses is to find dose-response relationships. We want to test if the response to particular drugs Read more about ASDB presented at the international ASSC-Meeting in Beijing, China[…]