Psychedelic (disambiguation)

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Psychedelic is a term coined by English psychiatrist Humphry Osmond, derived from Ancient Greek psukhḗ, “mind, soul” + dêlos, “manifest, visible” to signify "soul-manifesting". It may refer to:

Psychology and healthcare[edit]

  • Psychedelic drug, a psychoactive drug that alters cognition and perception
  • Psychedelic experience, a temporary altered state of consciousness induced by the consumption of psychedelic drugs
  • Psychedelic therapy, therapeutic practices involving the use of psychedelic drugs, primarily to assist psychotherapy

Culture and society[edit]

  • Psychedelia, a subculture surrounding the psychedelic experience
  • Psychedelic era, a time of social and cultural change related to psychedelia between the early 1960s and the mid-1970s

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Other uses[edit]

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