The Tucson Psychedelic Society (TPS) hereby recognizes the existence of a vast human need and potential for spiritual enlightenment, self-discovery, transcendental wisdom, emotional and psychological health, and intellectual freedom. Strictly in furtherance thereof, it is the resolute mission of TPS to:
- Support and encourage the responsible study and exploration of both ordinary and non-ordinary states of human consciousness, including by use of psychedelic drugs, or other substances, by qualified persons in safely controlled and legally sanctioned settings;
- Provide practical education and reliable, current information to people to properly assist them in utilizing valuable lessons and insights gained from peak experiences in order to effectively integrate such experiences into daily life, and in order to maximize the therapeutic effects while minimizing any possible negative effects from such experiences;
- Provide a forum for respectfully sharing and discussing transcendental experiences of any kind, and from any cultural or ethnic source, in both ordinary and non-ordinary states of human consciousness, and for exposing and discussing any known misinformation about psychedelic drugs or other substances capable of altering human consciousness;
- Emphasize that TPS does not engage in any illegal activities during any of its events and does not engage in any buying or selling of illegal substances.
Officers elected for calendar year 2017:
Vice PresidentP: Will