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Psychologists Should Learn About Psychedelics

A recent visit to the psychologist highlighted the need for a curriculum update

Illustration: Amy Hiley

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Erica Avey

Erica Avey

Writer and editor of SPECTRA Poets. Ex-émigré, based in San Francisco. www.ericaavey.com

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