September 1, 2022

Week 8: Therapist Self Care and Personal Development


  • Burnout and vicarious trauma
  • Therapist self-care
  • Prolonged session duration
  • Increased intimacy

Learning Outcomes

  • Practice self-care techniques in order to avoid psychedelic-assisted therapy burnout, trauma, or fatigue.
  • Identify opportunities for personal development.
  • Respond to countertransference with appropriate strategies to avoid harming the patient-therapist relationship while prioritizing the patient care and self-care.