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Melissa Whippo, LCSW

The Deva Collective

Melissa Whippo, LCSW, is a psychedelic psychotherapist, writer, researcher, and founder of Deva Collective. Deva Collective is a MAPS fiscally sponsored non-profit that is pioneering psychedelic research for Women’s Health. She combines her expertise in Women's health, Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy, and Sacred Plant Wisdom to provide healing pathways for her patients. Melissa has taught at the UCSF School of Medicine, has been a lead trainer for psychedelic assisted psychotherapy programs at KTC and Inbodied Life, as well as taught modules on KAP and Women’s Health for Journey Clinical.

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