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159 - Martin Polanco & Maria Teresa Chavez (Crossroads Treatment Center)


Martin is the founder and director of the center, and Maria is a counselor helping patients integrate the experiences they have at Crossroads into more healthy lives. They use ibogaine, a very potent African hallucinogen, to help people with addictive behavior patterns break those patterns and "reset" their lives. Read more about Crossroads here. Download this episode.

Music: Toto Bona Lokua, "Lisanga." Amazon and iTunes. Ibeyi, "River."  iTunes and Amazon.