Kile Ortigo, PhD is the founder of the Center for Existential Exploration
where his work is work is driven by exploring personal values, spirituality, underlying emotions, and recovery from painful life experiences. A research-trained clinician, Dr. Ortigo’s expertise in personality, attachment, trauma, and care delivery models of psychotherapy have led him to a career of advancing therapeutic protocols and manuals for clinical care, and personal growth through integrating evidence-based approaches with technology for the National Center for PTSD
. Dr. Ortigo additionally serves as the Lead Editor and Consultant for Psychedelic.Support. His psychedelic work is informed by of the ineffable, the cosmos, the experience of awe, the nature of reality, and symbolism which has culminated in his newest book Beyond The Narrow Life: A Guide for Psychedelic Integration and Existential Exploration.