Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Produced By Aaron Ferguson

May 20, 2021

Today’s guest is Shaun Shelly (see bio below). Shaun is a drug policy educator (to say the least) from South Africa. We discussed a range of topics, including (but not limited to):

Drug use The war on drugs

Mental health

Societal deficits and potential solutions

Logical fallacies and cognitive biases

First-principles thinking/problem-solving in psychology

Therapy and motivational interviewing

Education Humanism And many more topics.

FOLLOW SHAUN

Arcicles / Blogs / Other Podcasts https://www.psymposia.com/magazine/ne... https://www.memoirsofanaddictedbrain.... http://addictioncapetown.blogspot.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOOKl...

MORE ABOUT SHAUN SHELLY

Shaun is dedicated to the understanding of drug use, the rights of people who use drugs, and effective drug policy. He is the Policy, Advocacy and Human Rights Manager for TB/HIV Care in South Africa. Shaun has developed the annual SA Drug Policy Week, he sits on the Department of Health and Central Drug Authority advisory groups, and he holds affiliations at the Universities of Cape Town and Pretoria. Learn more here: https://idpc.net/profile/shaun-shelly

- - - - - - - - - - 

SUPPORT THE SOCIAL EXCHANGE

Donate to PayPal: https://paypal.me/zrhoads

Contribute to Patreon: https://patreon.com/thesocialexchange

Use our Audible Link for a free audio book: http://audibletrial.com/socialexchange

*****RATE / REVIEW The Social Exchange

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-social-exchange/id1333527133

- - - - - - - - - - 

THANK YOU to all of our Patrons!

- Pat Casey

-Dora

-Jeffrey Singer

- Steven Rabinowitz

- Jessie Dunleavy 

- Andrew Tatarsky

- Dean LeMire

- Christy McPherson 

- Nunzio De Martino (Courtesy of "Don Nunzio Limos" https://donnunziolimos.com/

- Susan Lennon

- James Stacks

Chris L

- W Leon Naufahu 

Sherry Chandler

Dee-Dee Stout

- Christopher Hanlon 

André Pampel

CARTER Vermont https://www.cartervermont.org/

- Rick Barnett 

Anne M. Earle

- Inigo

- Jon Holt

- Laila Ferguson

- Mary Kay Villaverde

- Michelle

- NANCY

- Sean Holt

- Regina Ferguson

- Timmy Tucker

- Christian

- Thomas Rhoads

- Kathleen Cochran

- Marjorie Israel

- Diane T

- Trevor 

- Sue Mathieu

- Linda Rhoads