Rick Doblin

Rick Doblin

Rick Doblin is the founder and Executive Director of the non-profit research organization the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), founded in 1986 with the goal of researching psychedelics and marijuana for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other psychiatric conditions. Doblin received his doctorate in public policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. He was among the first to be certified by Dr. Stanislav Grof as a practitioner of Holotropic Breathwork, a discipline that uses breathing techniques for therapeutic effects.

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  • RT @MAPS: Today, MAPS Founder @RickDoblin, Ph.D., spoke on the main stage at #TED2019, presenting the first official TED Talk about #psycheWed Apr 17, 7:12pm
  • RT @TEDTalks: What do you really want to know about the use of psychedelics to treat mental health issues?Join us at 3pm PST today for a…Wed Apr 17, 4:34pm
  • I am honored to announce that Business Insider has named me one of the top ten people transforming healthcare! https://t.co/IAHMnwFL65Mon Apr 15, 7:40pm

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