Tag: Gabor Maté

Gabor Maté to present in Recovery 2.0 this February

This February Recovery 2.0 will be hosting a free virtual summit featuring twenty-five addiction and recovery experts sharing cutting edge information. Dr. Gabor Maté, author of In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts, will be presenting his talk “Your Pain: The Call to Healing.” In an interview with the Fix, founder Tommy Rosen describes Recovery 2.0 as “a …continue


Dr. Gabor Maté Asserts No Human Is Ever Beyond Redemption

Gabor Mate, M.D. begins his book, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction, with the following explanation of the hungry ghost realm in the Buddhist wheel of life, several questions we must ask (and try to answer) about the addiction process, and what readers can expect to explore through the topics covered …continue

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Genes Do Not Cause or Maintain Addictions, Says Dr. Gabor Mate

In the following interview, Gabor Maté, MD discusses his work in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside with patients challenged by hard-core drug addiction, mental illness and HIV, and sheds light on the motivations behind his book, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts. Q. The title of your book has its origins in the Buddhist Wheel of Life. …continue