The MindTech Therapeutics Team
MindTech Therapeutics – The Development of Psychedelic Medicines to Treat Mental Illnesses, Drug Addictions & Anxiety Disorders.
Originally from Vancouver, he is well known across Western Canada for his drug reformation activism and advocacy. He has become a prominent figure in the cannabis and psychedelic communities and champions the decriminalization and legalization of psychedelics along with the constitutional right for medical cannabis users to access local dispensaries.
As a researcher, his topics of inquiry include consciousness studies, altered states of consciousness, psychedelic studies, and exceptional human experience. He also works for the Multidisciplinary Association of Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) as a lead adherence rater for their MDMA-assisted psychotherapy research treating PTSD, and looks forward to conducting a wide variety of psychedelic research in the future.
Dr. Goel’s journey on understanding the potential of psychedelic medicine to heal ourselves begin with a providing psychotherapy to those suffering from trauma, anxiety, depression and eating disorders. Over the past 20 years, he has taught mindfulness and published a book called “Awakening from a Mindless Life”.
Dr. Goel believes that we should have access to the best medical and health technologies available. Prior to Peak Human, he was the CEO of i6 Technologies Inc who developed the largest patient health portal in Canada called miDash. The assets were sold in 2019 to AIHS. Dr. Goel also hosted the first ever Biohacker Summit in Toronto (Oct 2018) bringing culture, technology and health together and this past year held the 1st annual Peak Human Advanced Anti Aging and Technology Summit Virtual Summit that had over 20K attendees.
His research investigates consciousness, beliefs and self representation. His PhD research won the Ernest Hilgard Award from the American Psychological Association. In February 2019 he published the first longitudinal study on the effects of microdosing psychedelics.
He refines business plans and advances entrepreneurial projects from concept to reality. When not assisting small companies and start-ups with business strategy, corporate development, and financial modelling, Michael serves on the Board of Directors of Sailfish Royalty Corp and also works as a part time Instructor at the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering at the University of Toronto teaching Mine Economics.
Prior to his time in business consultancy, mining finance and work as an investment analyst, Michael practiced as a Professional Engineer in the mining and heavy civil infrastructure sectors.
He is the principal lawyer at Guardian Legal Consultants in Toronto, a boutique business and litigation law firm that offers individuals and businesses creative and effective legal solutions in a wide variety of areas https://www.guardianlc.com
Daniel worked previously for a large corporate law firm where he dealt with major corporate transactions. He left law and pursued a career in finance for a large American bank.
Daniel brings his experience and knowledge to bear for Cannabis and Psychedelics Law Group LLP to assist with all facets of your business. He has deep knowledge of the issues and concerns facing start-ups. His goal is to work with start-ups every step of the way to ensure that all the legal provisions are in and safeguards are in place, so that the founders can focus on one thing – growing their cannabis or psychedelics company. Whether an entrepreneur needs to get incorporated and organized, have the organizational agreements prepared, or help facilitate funding to make sure their rights and interests are protected, Daniel is here to help.