“We have some hints, however,” he says. “One of the interesting observations that has been made repeatedly with psilocybin and other classic hallucinogens is a decrease in activity of the default mode network (DMN), which is the part of the brain that is associated with self-referential processes and anything related to ego, and whose activity is seen to increase per contra in depressive disorders.”
Can Psychedelics Tune You in to the Divine?
Yes. Are they saying depression leads to ego mania?