Over the past few years, the psychedelic wellness market has exploded in popularity.


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In 2020, analysts predicted that the market could surpass $100 billion. And now, startups, investors, and even universities are scrambling to enter the increasingly accepted psychedelic health treatment industry.

A doctor hands a patient pills on a psychedelic background.


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The Dimensions team was first inspired to put a luxurious spin on psychedelic retreats because some people “don’t want to go to Peru and put a yoga mat on a dirt floor,” said Christopher Dawson, co-founder and CEO of Dimensions, to Insider in an email interview.

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At Dimensions Algonquin Highlands, you probably won’t find “yoga markets on dirt floors”.

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Instead, Dimensions is calling the upcoming location in Canada a “psychedelic healing retreat,” according to a press release.

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In keeping with Dimension’s holistic approach to wellness, there will also be what it calls a meditation maze, a scent garden, and access to outdoor activities like hiking and cross-country skiing according to the season.

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All of these amenities probably make Dimensions Algonquin Highlands an average luxury resort.

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But unlike the typical getaway, guests of Dimensions will have access to psychedelic therapists and ceremonies led by “Plant Elders” who will assist with “personal healing work” and music, according to the press release.

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The Dimensions program is segmented into three sections: preparation, the actual psychedelic retreat and “post-retreat integration”.

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