2015 Archive

Father Sean O’Laoire PhD
Seán ÓLaoire, PhD, is a Catholic priest and licensed clinical psychologist specializing in transpersonal psychology. ÓLaoire regularly lectures and conducts scientific research on the effects of prayer.
Dr. Richard Miller on The Issues of the Day
Dr. Richard Miller presents his views on a variety of issues related to our health, planet, and economy. Obesity Inequality Firearm ownership ISIS Corruption & more
Dr. Ogi Ogas on *A Billion Wicked Thoughts*
What do people really fantasize about? We've never had a better glimpse into the human psyche and sexual desires than we have today, via anonymous data on online browsing habits. Dr. Ogi Ogas dissects what data and statistics on popular searches can reveal about our nature, and our neighbors. Ogas, a computational neuroscientist, teamed up with another data-driven scientist, Dr. Sai Gaddam, to write the groundbreaking new book, *A Billion Wicked Thoughts," based on actual search data compiled over several years.
Nicholas Cozzi on Modern LSD Research
Host Dr. Richard Louis Miller interviews Dr. Nicholas Cozzi, Director of the Neuropharmacology Institute at the University of Wisconsin.
Dr. Ofer Zur on Ethical Boundaries in Psychology
Host Dr. Richard Louis Miller will interview Ofer Zur Ph.D., a contemporary psychologist, writer, and educator who specializes in therapeutic ethics and boundaries for mental health professionals. Dr. Ofer Zur's philosophy of treatment suggests embracing flexibility, critical thinking, and a non-pathologizing stance with clients. Zur also aims to educate the public on ethical and sound therapy practices, and his institute provides services and consultations to the public on topics ranging from Internet addiction, to learning how to evaluate options regarding mental health services. His most recent book, The Complete Fee-for-Service Private Practice Handbook, is a comprehensive and thorough guide to building, maintaining, and managing a thriving fee-for-service private practice in the digital era, outside managed care.
Dr. Rick Doblin on MAPS’ Roadmap to Approving Psychedelics as Medicines
Dr. Richard Louis Miller interviews Dr. Rick Doblin, Historic Founder, and Executive Director, of MAPS: The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, now celebrating its 25th year as the world 's foremost pharmaceutical organization specializing in psychedelic medicine research.
Ethan Nadelmann on the Drug Policy Alliance
Dr. Richard Miller interviews Ethan Nadelman, JD, PhD on the Drug Policy Alliance, the leading organization in the United States promoting alternatives to the war on drugs. The Drug Policy Alliance envisions a just society in which the use and regulation of drugs are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights, in which people are no longer punished for what they put into their own bodies but only for crimes committed against others, and in which the fears, prejudices and punitive prohibitions of today are no more. Their mission is to advance those policies and attitudes that best reduce the harms of both drug use and drug prohibition, and to promote the sovereignty of individuals over their minds and bodies. Listen to the radio show here:
Dr. Stanislav Grof on LSD Research
Dr. Richard Miller interviews Dr. Stanislav Grof, M.D., the world's foremost scientist regarding LSD, the founder of Holotropic Breathing and the Spiritual Emergency Network Listen to the radio show here:
Dr. Gabor Mate on the Root Causes of Addiction
Dr. Richard L. Miller interviews Dr. Gabor Mate, internationally renowned addiction specialist and author of a new book, *In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts,* in which he proposes new approaches to treating addiction based on an understanding of the biological and socio-economic roots of addiction. drgabormate.com/ Listen to the radio show here:
Dr. Julie Holland on *Moody Bitches*
Dr. Richard Miller interviews Dr. Julie Holland on her latest book, *Moody Bitches: The Truth About the Drugs You're Taking, the Sleep You're Missing, the Sex You're not Having, and What's Really Making You Crazy* Listen to the radio show here: