In this episode of Smarter Not Harder, host Dr. Scott Sherr is
joined by guest Dr. Dave Rabin. Dr. Rabin dives
neuroplasticity, ketamine, and his technology Apollo. He also
discusses the parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous system
the balance in creating a safe space for patients when they are
going through psychedelic assisted psychotherapy or mental health
treatment. Dr. Rabin ends the episode by sharing about
organization, his most recent W.H.O. adventures, and his talks on
psychedelics and ketamine in underdeveloped nations.
Dr. Dave Rabin is a clinical neuroscientist and an M.D. Board
certified psychiatrist. He is an M.D. and Ph.D. at the Albany
Medical College and specialized in psychiatry with a distinction of
research at the Western Psychiatric Institute and clinical at the
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He is also a health tech
entrepreneur. He invented the Apollo and his company, Apollo
Neuroscience is creating wearable technology, using touch and
simulating touch. Additionally, he co-founded the Board of Medicine
and serves as its executive director. Dr. Dave is conducting
research on epigenetic regulation of trauma responses and recovery
to elucidate the mechanism of psychedelic assisted psychotherapy in
the neurobiology of belief.
What we discuss:
00:00:40 - About Dr. Dave Rabin
00:05:18 - About
00:08:36 - Psychedelics and
00:12:12 - The mechanisms of ketamine
00:20:21 - Opioid receptors with ketamine being dose
00:27:46 - Balancing the sympathetic and parasympathetic
00:34:30 - Dr. Rabin approach to training other doctors and
00:46:47 - How Dr. Rabin treats his patients in a clinical
00:55:30 - The Apollo
01:01:16 - What to prioritize in-session and post-session
01:06:14 - The default
01:11:01 - How to handle bad
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