Manifesting Minds with Brad Burge

Entheo Radio Originally appearing here.

Brad Burge of MAPS and author of the book Manifesting Minds will be speaking with Captain Hugh on this live show.

Bio: Brad Burge is Director of Communications and Marketing for the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). He earned his B.A. in Communication and Psychology from Stanford University in 2005 and his M.A. in Communication from the University of California, San Diego in 2009. His graduate work focused on the political, scientific, and cultural changes required to make illicit drugs into legitimate medicines. In 2009, he presented his work on the history of the distinction between the recreational and medical use of drugs at the Critical Legal Studies conference at the University of Leicester in the UK. He has also interned for the Drug Policy Alliance and has a longstanding interest in drug policy reform and activism. He began working with MAPS as an intern in 2009, joining the staff in January 2011. Brad believes in the importance of communication for helping people develop honest and responsible relationships with themselves, each other, and their pharmacological tools. He lives in Santa Cruz, California.
Entheo Radio interviews Brad Burge of MAPS about the excitement surrounding the launch of MAPS’ Indiegogo fundraising campaign to fund MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for veterans with PTSD, the expansion of global interest in ayahuasca, how media portrayal of psychedelics can improve, and the upcoming January 7 release of Manifesting Minds, an all-new anthology of articles from the MAPS Bulletin.