March, 19 2020 - Insights
10 ways to improve your well-being with mindfulness

Mindfulness can be therapeutic for your mental health. Discover ten easy things you can do to boost your well-being.

March, 12 2020 - Insights
Top five mind-opening books on psychedelics

Here are five key books that share compelling ideas on the science, history and the life-changing potential of a psychedelic experience.

March, 7 2020 - Insights
Is it better to take psychedelics alone or in a group?

Explore the many benefits of taking psychedelics in a collective group retreat, including a boost in mindfulness, well-being and connection.

March, 6 2020 - News
Psychiatry expert Dr. Tim Read joins Synthesis as Lead Supervisor

We’re proud to welcome expert medical doctor, psychotherapist, and clinical psychiatrist Dr. Tim Read to Synthesis as the new Lead Supervisor.

February, 21 2020 - Stories
Why my psilocybin journey was a perfect start to 2020

When Sibren took a psychedelic journey, he didn't know what would happen. Discover what a psilocybin retreat is like, and how it changed his view on life.

February, 14 2020 - Insights
5 Winter Recipes from the Synthesis Kitchen

Hello! Lotte here, I’m the Lead Chef at the Lighthouse. Here are five delicious and healthy recipes from our kitchen, perfect for the winter months.

February, 12 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Psychedelics increase your connection with nature, confirm scientists

Dive into the latest research on how psychedelics can boost your connection with nature, your well-being and your propensity for pro-climate living.

February, 7 2020 - News
Welcoming Four Sigmatic's CEO & Co-Founder Tero Isokauppila to the Synthesis Advisory Board

Synthesis welcomes Tero Isokauppila to support the strategy and development of our fast-growing psilocybin retreat startup. Read more here!

February, 3 2020 - Stories
Artist Terri shares her second psychedelic retreat experience at Synthesis

How did Terri’s introspective trip in the Lighthouse help her face her fears and boost her creativity? Read her heartfelt story and watch her interview to find out.

January, 31 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Top 10 Psilocybin Studies of the Last Decade

In the past 10 years, scientists around the world made remarkable progress in investigating the therapeutic potential of the psychedelic compound psilocybin.

January, 24 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Seven factors that affect a psychedelic experience

Which seven factors influence a psychedelic experience, and how do our retreats at Synthesis support these?

January, 18 2020 - Psychedelic Science
Neurogenesis: Can Psilocybin help grow your brain cells?

Take a look at the evidence suggesting that different psychedelics could boost neurogenesis, improving areas of cognition and reducing depressive symptoms.

January, 17 2020 - Psychedelic Science
The science behind psychedelics and increasing your connection with yourself

“There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” - Aldous Huxley. How does a guided psychedelic trip increase your connection with yourself?

December, 13 2019 - News
Documentary features Synthesis as Model for the Future of Psychedelic Retreats

This DW documentary film features an inside look inside a Synthesis Retreat and follows the journey of a man who microdoses LSD, with life-changing results.

December, 13 2019 - News
Synthesis welcomes leading Clinical Psychologist Dr. Rosalind Watts to the Advisory Board

Rosalind Watts is the Lead Clinical Psychologist at Imperial College London’s Centre for Psychedelic Research, and has been pioneering research in the therapeutic potential of psilocybin.