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Psychedelics and Psychiatric Disorders

Event Date(s): Nov 6, 2021 - 08:30am to Nov 6, 2021 - 05:50pm

This live virtual conference will provide up to date overviews and discussions of advances in the field of psychedelics and psychedelic-assisted therapies, with an emphasis on clinical studies and practice. Additional panel discussions and presentations will explore history, neuroscience, and additional specific relevant topics within the rapidly growing field of psychedelic medicine.

Available Credits: 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 8.25 Nursing Contact Hours 8.25 Social Workers 8.25 Participation 8.25 Psychologists CE Credit Register For This Course

Course Details

Virtual Event!
 

This live virtual conference will provide up to date overviews and discussions of advances in the field of psychedelics and psychedelic-assisted therapies, with an emphasis on clinical studies and practice. Additional panel discussions and presentations will explore history, neuroscience, and additional specific relevant topics within the rapidly growing field of psychedelic medicine.
 

Pricing

MDs/Doctoral-Level Professionals
Super Early Bird Registration (on or before October 13, 2021): $420.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before October 22, 2021): $450.00
Regular Registration (after October 22, 2021): $475.00

Other Professionals or Trainees
Super Early Bird Registration (on or before October 13, 2021): $325.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before October 22, 2021): $375.00
Regular Registration (after October 22, 2021): $420.00

***The deeply discounted Super Early Bird Registration rate is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Cancellation Policy

A refund minus a $100.00 administrative fee will be issued for refund requests received by October 30, 2021.  No refunds will be issued for refund requests made after October 30, 2021. Payments made may not be applied to future conferences or other educational activities. There are no exceptions to these policies.

E-Syllabus

We provide all attendees with completely free access to all slide presentations in digital PDF format prior to the conference. This is an environmentally friendly alternative and helps keep costs lower for all attendees. The e-syllabus will be available for 30 days after the conference. 

Course Summary

Available Credits:8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 8.25 Nursing Contact Hours 8.25 Social Workers 8.25 Participation 8.25 Psychologists CE Credit
Course Topic:Conference
Course Format:Conference / meeting
Target Audience:

This program is intended for mental health practitioners including psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, social workers and clinical psychologists.

Event Starts: Nov 6, 2021 - 08:30am
Event Ends: Nov 6, 2021 - 05:50pm
Cost: $475.00

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the history of psychedelic-assisted therapy within psychiatry
  • List different models of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy (eg, psycholytic vs psychedelic)
  • Describe the pharmacology of classical psychedelics
  • Explain research using psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy for depression and anxiety disorders
  • Recite specific substance use disorders that for which psychedelic-assisted therapies have shown promise
  • Identify hypotheses for mechanisms of action of psychedelics on the brain, based on recent neuroimaging studies
  • Identify race-based structural biases within psychedelic research
  • Describe challenges within training and education for the field of psychedelic-assisted therapy
  • Assess potential applications of psychedelic-assisted therapy in extra-psychiatric fields, such as within palliative medicine
  • Describe some of the key challenges to conducting psychedelic research and to implicate potential treatment programs from a regulatory perspective