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Integrative Center for Wellness • Dr. Samoon Ahmad

Magic Mushrooms and the Future of Psychology: A Conversation with Stephen Ross About the Frontiers of Psychedelic Research

by Samoon Ahmad • July 22, 2020

An excerpt of this interview was published in Psychology Today. The following is the full transcript of Dr. Ahmad’s recent interview with Stephen Ross, MD. Dr. Ross is the Director of Addictive Disorders and Experimental Therapeutics Research Laboratory at NYU and an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine. […]


Vocal Biomarkers and COVID: Research indicates signs of infection are detectable in speech signals

by Samoon Ahmad • July 17, 2020

As seen in Psychology Today. Medical researchers have mobilized like never before to combat the novel coronavirus. The efforts have focused mostly on developing vaccines or looking for new and better treatments for complications associated with COVID-19, but others have sought to design innovative methods of testing for the virus. As we wait for a […]


Technological Change and Mental Health: How will the workforce of the future cope with the 4th industrial revolution?

by Samoon Ahmad • June 22, 2020

This article was published on KevinMD and Psychology Today. Work is a necessary part of life. More than simply a means to a paycheck, work gives individuals a sense of dignity and accomplishment. Feeling as though one is participating in meaningful work, whether it is contributing to a massive project or an individual artistic pursuit, […]