Dr. Gabor Maté is a medical doctor, psychologist, psychiatrist, and a renowned speaker and author on addiction, stress, and childhood development. He has worked for 12 years in Vancouver’s downtown east side with people suffering from hard-core drug addictions.
His work with healing addiction, based on his theories around lack of connection and early childhood, has brought more compassionate and successful ways of dealing with addiction. Find out more here.
Dr. Maté also believes, based on his own experiences with ayahuasca, that the Amazonian shamanic medicine (if taken in the proper context) can help people cure their addictions, as it may show your full potential and psychological baggage, helping you to let it go.
Explore Dr. Maté’s views on healing the debilitating pattern of addiction.
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