Psychedelic therapy: Techniques and applications

  • Group Copy 5 6 modules
  • 14 hours
  • £399
Psychedelic Therapy

Course overview

An advanced online course designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the therapeutic use of psychedelic substances. This course covers the historical context, therapeutic techniques, clinical applications, and the latest research in the field of psychedelic therapy. Designed for students, researchers, healthcare professionals, and therapists, the course progresses from foundational knowledge to advanced practices, offering a thorough exploration of psychedelic therapy and its applications.

What you’ll learn

  • Introduction to psychedelic therapy
  • Neurobiology and mechanisms of action
  • Therapeutic applications and clinical evidence
  • Therapeutic techniques and protocols
  • Safety, ethical, and legal considerations
  • Current trends and future directions

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course, you should have acquired the necessary knowledge which will enable you to:

  • Understand the historical and cultural context of psychedelic therapy.
  • Identify and describe the major classes of psychedelic substances used in therapy.
  • Analyse the neurobiological and psychological mechanisms of action of psychedelics.
  • Evaluate the therapeutic potential and clinical applications of psychedelics for various mental health conditions.
  • Assess the different therapeutic techniques and protocols used in psychedelic therapy.
  • Discuss the safety, ethical, and legal considerations in psychedelic therapy. – Apply knowledge of psychedelic therapy in clinical practice and research settings.

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