Ecstatic chats! MDMA boosts feelings of connection during conversation

Two people embrace at a therapy session.

From University of Chicago Medicine 05/10/23 MDMA, commonly known as ecstasy, is a recreational psychedelic drug often used at parties and dance clubs because it creates feelings of closeness and social connection with others. Because of this “empathogenic” effect, researchers are also interested in its potential use as a complement to traditional talk therapy. In […]