is a medical anthropologist interested in the social dimensions of self healing with psychedelics. He has been focused on the effect of the mystical experience induced by psychedelics and how this supports healing and well being. As a co-organiser of Breaking Convention: an Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Consciousness he helps promote a broad spectrum of psychedelic research and to help build a community of psychedelic ally inclined people.
For this conference, I will be discussing some of the traps and pitfalls to healing with psychedelics and the difficulties these can throw up in the social sphere. Suggestions for avoiding these traps will be presented and will hopefully provide tools for maximising these substances healing potentia