PLAR: Applied Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy

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PLAR: Applied Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition

Course Description

In this prior learning assessment, Numinus Training will determine if you have the necessary prior experience and learning to begin taking Applied Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy without completing Fundamentals.

The prior learning assessment and recognition is free. Once you register, you will receive further instructions via email explaining how to submit evidence of your experience and prior learning through our Numinus Training platform.

Time Commitments

The prior learning assessment should take less than 10 minutes to complete after you've compiled relevant documents like previous training certificates and a CV with your experience.

Learning Outcomes

In order to ensure that you have the right experience and prior learning, Numinus Training will be evaluating to what degree you have obtained these competencies from the Fundamentals of Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy course.

  • Describe the unique vulnerabilities of clients participating in psychedelic-assisted therapy and cultivate the awareness and practices necessary to meet these vulnerabilities safely and ethically.
  • Apply and demonstrate relevant facilitation competencies, skills, and orientations (including the Numinus care model) at an introductory level for the purposes of delivering psychedelic-assisted therapy.
  • Describe the Numinus guiding approaches within the context of integrative and transformative mental wellness as they relate to psychedelic-assisted therapy.
  • Apply facilitation skills specific to psychedelic-assisted therapy during Preparation, Medicine, and Integration Sessions.
  • Identify and respond to burnout, vicarious trauma, transference, and countertransference experienced by the health professional.
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This continuing professional development program in no way promotes, condones, or facilitates illegal activity, and is strictly for educational and harm reduction purposes. Please be aware that certain psychedelic substances remain illegal in many jurisdictions, including Canada. This program and the contents of this website do not constitute medical advice, and are not a substitute for professional medical advice and treatment.

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