Gabor Maté

Presented by: Activate Media Events & Genius Productions

Embark on a profound journey into the intricate landscapes of the human mind and soul with renowned physician, speaker, and bestselling author, Dr. Gabor Maté.

With compassion and unwavering authenticity, Dr. Maté explores the interconnectedness of mind, body, and spirit, shedding light on the underlying causes of human suffering and resilience. Drawing from his groundbreaking research on addiction, trauma, and the impact of early childhood experiences, he offers a transformative perspective on healing and personal growth.

Through compelling anecdotes, scientific research, and practical wisdom, Dr. Maté invites audiences to reconsider their understanding of mental health, addiction, and the nature of human connection. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, a mental health advocate, or simply a curious seeker of truth, this event promises to inspire, educate, and ignite a deeper understanding of the human condition.

Join us for an unforgettable evening as we engage in thought-provoking dialogue, challenge conventional beliefs, and embrace the inherent wholeness of the human experience, guided by the insights of Dr. Gabor Maté.

 

Dr. Gabor Maté Bio

Gabor Maté (pronounced GAH-bor MAH-tay) is a retired physician who, after 20 years of family practice and palliative care experience, worked for over a decade in Vancouver’s Downtown East Side with patients challenged by drug addiction and mental illness. Gabor Maté (pronounced GAH-bor MAH-tay) is a retired physician who, after 20 years of family practice and palliative care experience, worked for over a decade in Vancouver’s Downtown East Side with patients challenged by drug addiction and mental illness.

The bestselling author of five books published in nearly 40 languages, including the award-winning In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters With Addiction, Gabor is an internationally renowned speaker highly sought after for his expertise on addiction, trauma, childhood development, and the relationship of stress and illness. For his ground-breaking medical work and writing he has been awarded the Order of Canada, his country’s highest civilian distinction, and the Civic Merit Award from his hometown, Vancouver. His most recent book, The Myth of Normal: Trauma, Illness and Healing in a Toxic Culture is a New York Times and international bestseller.

His next book, co-written with his son Daniel, will be Hello Again: A Fresh Start for Adult Children and Their Parents, based on their popular workshop. For more information: https://www.drgabormate.com/