- October 11-14, 2018
- Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa, Victoria, BC
CIIS is a major sponsor of the Psychedelic Psychotherapy Forum in beautiful Vancouver Island, BC, Canada, Oct 11 - 14, 2018. The two-day Forum is followed by two days of workshops. We are looking forward to connecting with you in Canada.
Join us in Victoria along with the organizers Integral Counselling BC to learn, converse and connect about the healing potentials of psychedelic medicines. This year's keynote speaker is Robin Carhart-Harris, PhD, Head of Psychedelic Research, Centre for Neuropsychopharmacology, Division of Brain Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London. CIIS Center for Psychadelic Therapy and Research Director Janis Phelps, PhD will also present.
Highlight topics at the Forum include psychedelics and the "entropic" brain, Ketamine-assisted psychotherapy, activist therapists who are taking initiatives to change laws, and the training of psychedelic psychotherapists. Post-forum weekend workshop offerings cover art therapy, intention and integration, and self discovery through Holotropic BreathworkTM, SpiritDanceSoulSongTM, and Gestalt Practice.
CIIS students, faculty, staff and alumni will be present.
Integral Counselling BC is a counselling center run by CIIS alumni Pauline Goh and Kevin Parker. Integral Counselling BC provides clinical counselling and psychotherapy, presentations, workshops and retreats for individuals, couples, families, and groups. We also engage in educational forums and events which further the field of transpersonal psychology.