Dr Dean Wright
The team at MAPS, lead by Alicia Danforth, have published a randomized, controlled, pilot study using MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to treat social anxiety in autistic adults.
There was a signiificant reduction in Anxiety levels after the treatment, which remained low 6 months after the final therapy session.
This difference was found to have a large effect size.
Overall, this is a promising pilot study which needs further replication with larger trials.
Read the full study here.