Washington lawmakers considering a bill to legalize psilocybin for medical treatment

KXLY.com | February 2, 2022

Washington lawmakers will consider legalizing the use of psilocybin to treat various illnesses like PTSD and depression. Nathan Sackett, MD, MS, told the committee: “Evidence currently suggests that psilocybin, when given in a controlled environment under the care of a provider, may significantly reduce symptoms of depression, anxiety, trauma and a range of substance abuse disorders.”