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Psychedelic Therapy Training Programs

The field of psychedelic therapy training programs is rapidly proliferating. Please note the recent article "How to become a psychedelic therapist" when considering these programs. OPENurses makes no endorsement or guarantee of these programs.

Psychedelic-assisted therapy training programs:

Center for Psychedelic Therapies and Research (California Institute of Integral Studies)

Nursing and Sacred Medicine

Medicinal Mindfulness

Naropa University

MAPS therapist training


Nautilus Sanctuary

Psychedelic Somatic Institute

Polaris Insight Center

The Psychedelic Doula Academy

Psychedelic Training Center

Salt City Psychedelic Therapy and Research

The Synthesis Institute

Resilience Behavioral Health Tucson

Mind Medicine Australia 

Center for Optimal Living

Psychedelic Support

Psychedelic Research and Training Institute (PRATI)

University of Wisconsin-Madison: MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences - Psychoactive Pharmaceutical Investigation

Vital (Psychedelics Today)

Psychedelics Today Education Center

Mind Foundation - Augmented Psychotherapy Training

Psychedelic-assisted therapy training programs that offer full and/or partial scholarships:

Vital Psychedelic Therapy and Integration Training (full and partial scholarships available)

Synthesis Institute Psychedelic Practioner Training (scholarships sometimes available) 

Naropa University Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies Certificate (scholarships available)

IPI Online Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy Training (scholarships available for BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, and veterans)

MAPS MDMA-Assisted Therapy Program (full and partial equity scholarships)

CIIS Center for Psychedelic Therapies and Research (scholarships available)

SoundMind Psychedelic Facilitator Training 12 Week Program (partial scholarships given to BIPOC)

SoundMind Psychedelic Facilitator Training 6 Month Program (partial scholarships given to BIPOC)

Salt City Psychedelic Therapy and Research (need-based, student, and veteran scholarships sometimes available)

Training in Modalities Complementary to Psychedelic Therapy

Hakomi Method

Holotropic Breathwork

Somatic Experiencing

Care for the Healer

Experiential Training

(please note, laws regarding psychedelics may differ from country to country. OPENurses makes no endorsement of these facilities or the legality of psychedelic use outside of the United States)

Temple of the Way of the Light

Synthesis Retreat Centers

ONCA Foundation

Psychedelic Research Conferences

KRIYA conference

Horizons NYC

Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research (ICPR)

Psychedelic Psychotherapy Forum

Calgary Catalyst Psychedelic Research Conference

Chacruna Events

SANA Symposium

(OPENurses is a supporter of SANA Symposium,and entering OPENURSES in the discount code will reduce tuition by $50)

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