Science Not Fear – Drug Policy and Medical Research: Virginia Wright at TEDx Santa Cruz

TEDx Santa Cruz hosts Virginia Wright of MAPS to speak about the promise of psychedelic research, how MDMA-assisted psychotherapy can help people overcome PTSD, and how drug policy could be dictated by science instead of fear. “We need to use science, compassion, and not fear to understand these drugs so that we can help heal people,” explains Wright.

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Director of Development for the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelics Studies (MAPS) Virginia Wright makes the case for legislating drug policy based on science, rather than fear.