Rebecca Harding, BSc
Rebecca Harding is a MSc Translational Neuroscience student at the Centre for Psychedelic Research, Imperial College London. She graduated from the University of Nottingham with a BSc in Neuroscience. Her fascination with the effects of psychedelic therapy led her to complete her Master’s thesis on the effects of psilocybin compared to SSRIs for the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder on music-evoked pleasure and reward. Her research interests include the effects of psychedelics on reward processing and the applications of neuroimaging techniques, specifically fMRI, in psychedelic research.
Music serves as an emotionally evocative and rewarding stimulus, with musical surprises, or predi…