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Tim Read

Tim Read, M.D., is a psychiatrist and psychotherapist, with degrees in neuroscience and medicine. After heading the services for psychiatric emergencies and crisis intervention at the Royal London Hospital for 20 years, he is now involved in clinical research at King's College and Imperial College, London University, on the therapeutic use of psychedelics. He has completed trainings in psychoanalytic psychotherapy and transpersonal psychology with Stanislav Grof and is a certified facilitator of holotropic breathwork. He is co-director of the Institute of Psychedelic Therapy in the UK. The author of Walking Shadows and co-author of Breaking Open, he lives in London.

Books by Tim Read