This online course will be streaming live on June 16, 2021 from 9:00am – 4:30pm PST after purchase.
10:30am – 10:45am PST
12:30pm – 1:30pm PST
2:45pm – 3:00pm PST
All course content (certificate, videos, quiz) will be available until July 16, 2021. Extensions cannot be granted under any circumstances.
Registration will close on June 14, 2021.
Psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy has been described as the most important new development in mental health treatment in the last 50 years. The past decade has witnessed and incredible resurgence in interest in the potential of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy to address diverse mental health concerns and several psychedelic medicines are nearing approval as prescription medications. This workshop will get you up to date on this emerging therapy.
Spend a day learning: What is the history of these ancient medicines and how have they been used by the Indigenous peoples of the Americas? What are the similarities and differences among psilocybin, magic mushrooms, ayahuasca, DMT, LSD, MDMA, ecstasy, and ketamine? What does psychedelic psychotherapy look like? What is the legal status of these medicines? When and how can health care professionals get involved in using these medicines for addressing mental health and what might change over the next decade? What does the research tell us about clinical efficacy? What is micro dosing? What are the risks and benefits for anxiety, depression, trauma & addiction?… and a lot more.
Understanding the new psychedelic landscape will help you to successfully engage with clients and students; to know how to explore psychedelic use and interest. This workshop will help you into leading edge research and lots of information you never learned in school.