General Inquiries

BCSP conducts psychology and neuroscience research, but does not offer clinical treatment for mental health conditions. If you are seeking mental health care, please contact a licensed mental healthcare provider where you live. If you are having a medical emergency, please call “911” or go to the nearest emergency room.

If you are having thoughts of suicide, please call or text “988” to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

Please note that the BCSP is primarily an academic research, training, and education institution. Sadly, we cannot respond to every public inquiry or guarantee a response time.

We appreciate your interest and your patience.

For Media

For media inquiries only, please reach out to Please include your publication and deadline in the subject line.

For additional background, download our fact sheets on different aspects of psychedelics.

For Training

Berkeley’s Center for the Science of Psychedelics Certificate Program will begin in September 2022. To be eligible, participants must be licensed mental healthcare providers or religious or spiritual care professionals.

Applications have closed for the 2022-2023 cycle.

Please use this form to communicate additional questions (that are not addressed in our FAQs) about the training program. We will respond to your inquiry as quickly as possible.