Resources for Safe and Responsible Use
The objective of MPS shall be to provide a safe space to discuss psychedelics, offer education, encourage harm reduction, increase awareness, provide integration support, build community, foster relationships with other organizations, ad work towards legalization and/or decriminalization. Meeting alternate monthly between Ann Arbor and Lansing.
Transpersonal Michigan offers non-judgmental support to those who are curious about, planning on, or have previously explored altered states of consciousness through psychedelic substances. Individual and group integration is available. Our Psychedelic Integration Circle is every 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month in Ann Arbor, MI.
DanceSafe is a 501(c)(3) public health organization promoting health and safety within the nightlife and electronic music community. Founded in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1998 by Emanuel Sferios, DanceSafe quickly grew into a national organization with chapters in cities across North America.
Erowid is a member-supported organization providing access to reliable, non-judgmental information about psychoactive plants, chemicals, and related issues. We work with academic, medical, and experiential experts to develop and publish new resources, as well as to improve and increase access to already existing resources. We also strive to ensure that these resources are maintained and preserved as a historical record for the future.
This year, millions of people will use psychedelics outside of supervised medical contexts, many of them for the first time. Taking psychedelics can result in overwhelming and uncomfortable experiences, more likely with high doses, amongst first-time users, and without adequate preparation or setting. Psychedelic harm reduction includes a variety of methods to help prevent and transform difficult experiences while in a non-ordinary state of consciousness.