Understanding Ketamine | May 6 & 7, 2023
In this online workshop, learn principles for screening and preparing patients for ketamine treatment, and integrating the insights generated from these experiences.
Describe the concepts of Drug Assisted Therapy to their clients
Describe how ketamine fits into treatment plans for depressive disorders
Apply and Integrate ketamine into their existing frameworks for managing clients with depressive disorders
Describe the current understandings of ketamine antidepressant mechanisms
Describe clients that might be appropriate for ketamine infusion therapy
Describe clients that might NOT be appropriate for ketamine infusion therapy
List the legal and practical hurdles in accessing this treatment for their clients
List the differences between the medical and recreational use of ketamine
Plan how to psychologically prepare their clients for the ketamine sessions
Prepare their clients in integrating the experiences from the ketamine sessions into their larger psychotherapeutic goals
Demonstrate specific psychotherapeutic techniques to maximize behavioral and cognitive changes during the neuroplastic windows opened by ketamine
Describe how ketamine could play a long term role in mental healthcare
Casey Paleos, MD
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