Ketamine delivers ‘astounding’ results for depression, but government ‘road blocks’ make it unaffordable – ABC News

Allan Kelly has battled severe depression since he was 14, and for the first time in his life has found a “life-saving” treatment that works. But government “road blocks” mean he must pay $26,000 for a six-month treatment.
— Read on www.abc.net.au/news/2021-07-16/ketamine-treatment-depression-suicidality-study/100285738

The federal government is funding research into using psychedelics to treat mental illness. So, do they work? – ABC News

The federal government has announced it will pour millions of dollars into clinical trials testing whether psychedelics such as magic mushrooms and MDMA can help treat debilitating mental illnesses. Here’s what we know.
— Read on www.abc.net.au/news/2021-03-17/federal-government-research-psychedelics-treat-mental-illness/13256584