Jewish Telegraph Agency: Meet Rick Doblin, the Jewish Psychedelics Advocate Working to Turn a Club Drug Into Legal Medicine

Summary: Jewish Telegraph Agency profiles MAPS Founder Rick Doblin, Ph.D., in a long-form article exploring Doblin’s early life, first psychedelic experiences, decision to create MAPS in 1986, perspective on progress with clinical trials of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD, and transformative experiences with psychedelics. “When I first started taking LSD, I was like, this is what my bar mitzvah should have done. This is engaging me at the existential, spiritual, emotional levels that really can produce a rite of passage, that this is what I was missing,” explains Doblin.

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