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Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy

I offer a therapeutic modality called Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP), a holistic modality in which ketamine is used as a complement to psychotherapy to help eligible patients experience more frequent breakthroughs and sustained improvement in symptoms. I take on the psychotherapy portion of the experience, providing pre-journey preparation and post-journey integration services. I am partnered with Propel Therapeutics, a local Sacramento-based psychedelic wellness center and medical team that supports you on all medical aspects.

This includes determining eligibility, developing a custom treatment plan, prescribing the medicine and monitoring outcomes. Below is more information about KAP to help you navigate if it may be a good fit for you.

What is Ketamine?

Ketamine is a legal, safe and effective medicine used to treat a variety of mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety and PTSD. Ketamine has rapidly-acting antidepressant and mood-enhancing effects, which can begin to take effect within 1-2 hrs. after treatment and last for up to 2 weeks. It works by blocking the brain’s NMDA receptors as well as by stimulating AMPA receptors, which are thought to help form new synaptic connections and boost neural circuits that regulate stress and mood. Ketamine has also been shown to enhance overall neuroplasticity for lasting symptom improvement. Ketamine can be administered in a variety of ways, including IV infusion, intramuscular injection, via nasal spray and using sublingual lozenges. 

What is the Cost of Treatment?

Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy is an affordable, accessible modality. Although the medical intake and follow ups are not covered by insurance, they are eligible for out-of-network reimbursement.

Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy:

My typical hourly rate: $175/hr

- Three Preparation Sessions (1 hr per session): $525

- Ketamine Therapy Session (2 hrs per session): $350

- Post journey Integration (1 hr): $175

How Do I Sign Up?

If you would like to explore the possibility of working with me as your ketamine assisted therapy provider, please e-mail me at christina@intuitiveheartcounseling.com or call (916) 360-0838 to discuss eligibility and next steps.

Propel Therapeutics

Propel Therapeutics provides ketamine therapy and ketamine assisted psychotherapy in a state of the art immersive environment. Our psychedelic wellness center practices the highest quality of mental health and chronic pain care provided by board certified physicians who are experts in the field of of ketamine therapy. We use proprietary and highly effective protocols to address depression, anxiety, PTSD, OCD, Bipolar disorder, and chronic naturopathic pain.

For a free discovery phone call with one of their expert physicians, they can be reached at: (916)-915-9215

Visit Propel on their website to learn more about their medical team and how ketamine therapy works.

https://www.propeltherapeutics.com/

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