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Dr. David Rabin, MD, PhD: New Paradigms for Addressing Mental Health
4th February 2021 • From Doctor To Patient • Dr Diva Nagula
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Dr. David Rabin, MD, PhD, a board-certified psychiatrist and neuroscientist, is the co-founder & chief innovation officer at Apollo Neuroscience, the first scientifically-validated wearable system to improve heart rate variability, focus, relaxation, and access to meditative states by delivering gentle layered vibrations to the skin. In addition to his clinical psychiatry practice, Dr. Rabin is also the co-founder & executive director of The Board of Medicine, and a psychedelic clinical researcher currently evaluating the mechanism of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy in treatment-resistant mental illness.

7:12 Dr. Rabin's approach to treating depression and mental illnesses.

11:08 Thoughts on medical diagnosis and the problem of illness identity.

20:27 Psychedelic medicine for mental health issues.

23:23 Dr. Rabin's general protocol for treating depression.

30:30 On the promise of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy.

34:46 Treatments and modalities Dr. Rabin uses other than pharmaceuticals—Simple tools that make a big impact on our stress and mental health.

40:22 The Apollo wearable system—how it was developed and how it works. 

45:37 Apollo's modes and their different effects on the body and mind.

54:52 How Apollo stands out from other wearable systems.

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