MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 5, Number 2, March 2017
Shannon Clare Petitt, MA
MDMA therapy training program manager at MAPS Public Benefit Corporation (MPBC), Santa Cruz, CA
Ms. Petitt has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Ms. Petitt’s manages the program that selects and trains researchers for the MDMA-assisted psychotherapy protocols MAPS Public Benefit Corporation is conducting. The program has reviewed 300 applicants, and is in the midst of training 80 people who will work on therapy teams for Phase 3 trials. In addition to the training program, Ms. Petitt has also served as co-therapist on the MAPS-sponsored Phase 2 trial of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for anxiety associated with life-threatening illness.