In this TEDxABQ talk, research scientist Robert Rhatigan discusses his recovery from alcoholism using the psychedelic ayahuasca. In addition to his personal story, Rhatigan gives a brief history of psychedelic research including the work of Heffter researcher Michael Bogenschutz, who studied the treatment of alcoholics using psilocybin.

Recovery: an alcoholic’s story and the reemergence of psychedelic medicine | TEDxABQ