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KAP Phoenix 2019

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Presentation on Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy from Arizona Psychedelics Conference, February 8-10, 2019

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KAP Phoenix 2019

  1. 1. Toward an Ethos in Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy Veronika Gold, LMFT Eric Sienknecht, PsyD
  2. 2. KETAMINE
  3. 3. Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy vs Ketamine Treatment Treatment room at Polaris Insight CenterTreatment room at IV infusion clinic
  4. 4. Treatment Indications ◇ Treatment Resistant Depression ◇ Anxiety Disorders, OCD ◇ PTSD ◇ Addictions ◇ Some forms of chronic pain ◇ Psycho-spiritual growth process Contraindications ◇ Personality Disorder ◇ Delusional Disorder ◇ Bipolar with caution ◇ Uncontrolled HTN ◇ Cardiovascular Disease ◇ Kidney or liver disease
  5. 5. Sacredness of the Journey
  6. 6. Mystical Experience Questionnaire (MEQ) Responses After a Single Dose IM KAP Session, n = 19
  7. 7. Activation of and Trust in the Inner Healing Intelligence
  8. 8. Titrating the Experience
  9. 9. Treatment Protocol for Lozenge Sessions ◇ Medical and Psychological Assessment and Intake Session ◇ 2-6 in office sessions with low-moderate dose lozenges over 2- week period ◇ Education and guidance to prepare for at-home low dose sessions when indicated ◇ Therapist contact after every at-home session ◇ Patient required to have own therapist for weekly sessions ◇ Maintenance phase: less frequent sessions and/or IM sessions
  10. 10. The Healing Potential of Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness
  11. 11. LIN
  12. 12. LIN 1 2 3 4 6 Change of state 1 2 2.6 2.9 BDI - II (63) 21 7 3 HAM-A (56) 26 16 4 2 PCL-5 (80) 59 33 Resiliency (14) PTGI-X (125) 6 11 79
  13. 13. Experiential Learning
  14. 14. Sharon
  15. 15. Sharon 1 2 3 6 Change of state 2.2 2.7 2.8 BDI - II (63) 28 11 4 3 HAM-A (56) 12 6 5 8 MEQ 90
  16. 16. Integration
  17. 17. ◇ The Ketamine Training Institute: www.theketaminetrainingcenter.com ◇ Kriya Institute: www.kriyainstitute.com ◇ Kriya Conference on November 9th and 10th, 2019, at Nueva School in Hillsborough, California ACCESS to Ketamine Therapy Access to Care Donations: https://www.ketamineresearchfoundation.com TRAINING IN KETAMINE ASSISTED PSYCHOTHERAPY
  18. 18. Polaris Insight Center 4257 18th St. San Francisco, CA 94114 415.800.7083 polarisinsight.com info@polarisinsight.com veronika@polarisinsight.com eric@polarisinsight.com THANK YOU!!!

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