2020 Psychedelic Psychotherapy Forum Program Schedule // Oct 14 – 18, 2020 // 3-Day Forum Oct 14 – 16 // Separate Admission Post-Forum Weekend Workshops Oct 17 – 18 //

In Living Colour Virtual BIPOC Space >>>
The space will be open during the entire 3-day forum, from opening to close, each day.

October 14 // 7:45am – 8:30am PST Opening Ceremony // 10:45 am – 1:45pm PST // 8:00am – 6:30pm PST ON CALL
October 15 // 10:45 am – 1:45pm PST // 8:00am – 6:30pm PST ON CALL
October 16 // 10:45 am – 1:45pm PST // 8:00am – 7:00pm PST ON CALL // 4:00pm – 4:30pm PST Closing Ceremony

*Speakers listed in BLUE are presenting virtually

::: Schedule is subject to change :::

October 14 PST
WED
October 15 PST
THURS
October 16 PST
FRI

7:30 AM PST

*Registration
*Continental Breakfast
8:00am PST

*Registration
*Continental Breakfast
*Roundtables – Follow Up
8:00 AM PST

*Registration 
*Continental Breakfast
*Roundtables – Follow Up
8:15 AM

Welcome/Steering Committee
Acknowledgements

*Opening Ceremony with Snuneymuxw First Nation Elder Geraldine Manson

Housekeeping

In Living Color Opening Ceremony (virtual)
8:45 AM

Psychedelics for Racial Trauma
Monnica Williams, PhD, ABPP



8:45 AM

Psychedelics as Agents of Nature Connection
Sam Gandy, PhD 



8:45 AM

Keynote Address: Decolonizing the Psychedelic Renaissance
Claudia Ford, PhD


9:45 AM

Vision for the Future of Psychedelic Psychotherapy

Stan Grof, MD; Brigitte Grof, Dip Psychologist; Monnica Williams, PhD; Jazmin Pirozek, MSc;
Francoise Bourzat, MA; Anja Loizaga-Velder, PhD; Torsten Passie, MD


Moderator: Trevor Millar
9:10 AM

Navigating Climate and Ecological Crisis with Psychedelics
Claudia Ford, PhD; Sam Gandy, PhD; Geraldine Mandon; Eleonora Molnar, MA

Moderator: Mercedes C.A Grant

9:45 AM

Psychedelic Integration – Models for Healing
Françoise Bourzat, MA; Nir Tadmor, MSc; Cody Wiggs, MA, LPC 

Moderator: Anja Loizaga-Velder, PhD



10:00 AM

Mini-Dosing/Micro-Dosing Dialogue
Torsten Passie, MD

with Pamela Kryskow, MD



10:45 AM
Break









10:45 AM
Break
10:45 AM
Break

11:00 AM

Psycholytic Therapy in Europe – Its History, Mechanisms and Recent Developments
Torsten Passie, MD

11:00 AM

Reconciliation/
Rehabilitation of Therapists – Amid Ethical Transgressions

Britta Love, MA; Duncan Grady, D Min, MS

Moderators: Kevin Parker, MA; Helen Loshny, MA
11:00 AM

Treating Addictions with Psychedelic Plants
Anja Loizaga-Velder, PhD



11:35 AM

A Protocol for Entactogens Incorporating Relational Consciousness and Creative Expression
Carmen Ostrander, MA


12:00 PM Break
12:00 PM Break12:00 PM Break
12:15 PM

*Lunch
*Roundtables/VICC
Virtual Roundtables

Sacred Reciprocity/Plant Medicines

Andrea Langlois, MA; Jazmin Pirozek, MSc
Claudia Ford, PhD; Duncan Grady, DMin, MS

12:15 PM

*Lunch *Roundtables/VICC
*Virtual Roundtables

Integrated Supervised Psychedelic Practice

Helen Loshny, MA;
Anja Loizaga-Velder, PhD; Françoise Bourzat, MA 

12:15 PM

*Lunch *Roundtables/VICC
*Virtual Roundtables

Ethical Corporatization of Psychedelics

Trevor Millar; Bruce Tobin, PhD; Rae St. Arnault, ND; Heather Hargraves, MA
1:15 PM Break1:15 PM Break1:15 PM Break
1:30 PM

Bridging Indigenous Wisdom and Western Psychotherapy
Françoise Bourzat, MA 


1:30 PM

Ketamine for Depression and Spiritual Exploration
Raquel Bennett, PsyD
1:30 PM

MDMA: Expansive Research and Applications
Matthew Baggott, PhD; Terence Ching, M. Soc Sci, MS; Devon Christie, MD, CCFP

Moderator: Monnica Williams, PhD






2:15 PM

101 Red Flags: Exploring Ethical Breaches in Therapy
Pamela Kryskow, MD, and Kate Browning, RN

2:15 PM

Relational Dosing: Couples Therapy
Susan McBride, RN, MTS, RSW, & Mark Cornfield, MD, FRCPC
2:30 PM

Neurofeedback Therapies and Psychedelics
Heather Hargraves, MA, Certified Neuromeditation Instructor



3:00 PM

Embodying the Social Change We Want to See:
Navigating Consent, Power Dynamics and Harm in Psychedelic Spaces

Britta Love, MA, Certified Somatic Sex Educator




2:45pm

Ketamine Panel Group Discussion/More Q&As with Raquel Bennett, PsyD; Mark Cornfield, MD, FRCPC; Susan McBride, RN, MTS, RSW; Pamela Kryskow, MD

Moderator: Shannon Dames, PhD
3:00 PM

Psilocybin-Assisted Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Jordan Sloshower, MD, and Jeffrey Guss, MD; Richard Zeifman, MA


Moderator: Madison Margolin, MS


3:45 PM

Refreshment Break//Networking

[Britta Love – 20+min Virtual Breakout Groupl]

3:45 PM

Refreshment Break // Networking

Virtual Networking // Healthcare Professionals in Ketamine

4:00 PM

Refreshment Break // Networking


4:05 PM

Harm reduction in underground psychedelic therapy: Considerations for patients, practitioners and policy-makers
Kenneth Tupper, PhD

4:05 PM

Psychedelic Medicine in the Media

Shelby Hartman, MA, and Madison Margolin, MS



4:20 PM
Where is the Medicine?
Duncan Grady, DMin, MS



4:30 PM

Following a Path with Heart: Medicine Within
Jazmin Pirozek, MSc

4:30 PM

Lessons from the forgotten women of psychedelic science

Neşe Devenot, PhD






4:50 PM

Legalization, Medicalization and/versus Decriminalization of Psychedelic and Plant medicines
Bruce Tobin, PhD; Carlos Plazola, ME.Sc; Salimeh Tabrizi, M.Ed; Trevor Millar

Moderator: Shelby Hartman, MA
5:30 PM

The New Integrative Model for Psychedelic Care
Helen Loshny, MA, RTC; and Rae St. Arnault, ND


5:00 PM

Whole Human Health: Psychedelics and the Shifting Paradigm
Devon Christie, MD, CCFP, RTC

5:50 PM

Roundtable presentations

Roundtable leaders present // summary,
recommendations & action steps

Andrea Langlois, MA/ Jazmin Pirozek; Anja Loizaga-Velder, PhD/Francoise Bourzat, MA; Helen Loshny, MA, RTC; Trevor Millar; Bruce Tobin, PhD


6:00 PM
Closing

6:15 PM
End
6:00 PM
Closing

6:15 PM
End
6:15 PM
Opening Ceremony with Snuneymuxw First Nation Elder Geraldine Manson



6:30 PM
End

POST FORUM WORKSHOPS // OCT 17 & 18, 2020

VIRTUAL >>>
Psychedelic Psychotherapy: The Insights of Stanislav Grof: An Approach to Personal and Collective Transformation
Led by members of Grof Legacy Training – Canada, with special guests Stan and Brigitte Grof
For workshop details, click HERE
DATE // Saturday, October 17
TIME // 9:00am – 6:30pm PST
INVESTMENT // CAD87 + GST

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VIRTUAL >>>
To Come Into Being: Sacred Plant Medicines and Health Justice
Facilitated by Claudia Ford, PhD
For workshop details, click HERE
DATE // Sunday, October 18
TIME // 9:00am – 5:00pm PST
INVESTMENT // CAD87 + GST

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>>Note: The 2020 Forum schedule will be made available on a downloadable PDF file a few weeks prior to the forum.