(2 CME/CE available per session, maximum 12)
For a complete list of dates, presenters, learning objectives, and detailed CME/CE information see flyer on the registration page.
Full Course (All 6 sessions):
WBCP and CFS Members: $324
Individual Conferences Only:
WBCP and CFS Members $60 (2 CME/CE per session)
Non-members $80 (2 CME/CE per session)
WBCP and CFS Students No fee (2 CME/CE per session)
WBCP and CFS Fellows $50 (2 CME/CE per session)
WBCP and CFS Fellows No fee (No CME/CE)
Community Mental Health Workers and Other Students $30 (No CME/CE)
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March 8, 2024 – Greg Barber, MD
The Emerging Field of Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy
Psychedelic therapies have garnered much enthusiasm in recent years as potential breakthrough treatments for a variety of mental health conditions. This presentation will describe the current state of the field of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy, explore proposed mechanisms of psychedelics’ therapeutic action; and detail ethical implications of psychedelic therapies as they become more broadly accessible.
Gregory Barber, MD, is a psychiatrist and psychodynamic therapist in private practice in North Bethesda, MD. He has published several articles on psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy and is also a member of the American Psychiatric Association’s Ethics Committee, where he chaired the Psychedelics and Novel Therapeutics Workgroup.
There is no known commercial support for this program.
CVs available upon request.
Continuing Medical Education – This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Psychoanalytic Association and The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Psychoanalytic Association designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION FOR ALL LEARNERS: None of the planners and presenters for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s)* to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
* Financial relationships are relevant if the educational content an individual can control is related to the business lines or products of the ineligible company. Updated July 2021
Continuing Education – Social Workers – The programs of The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. meet the criteria for continuing education as defined by the District of Columbia and Virginia Boards of Social Work, and the American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work. The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. designates this program as a continuing education activity for social work for 1 credit hour per hour for this activity.
The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. is authorized by the Board of Social Work Examiners in Maryland to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for this program. This training qualifies for Category 1 continuing education units.
Continuing Education – Psychologists – The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Continuing Education – Licensed Professional Counselors – The Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. continuing education credits meet the criteria and may be submitted for re-licensure of LPCs in Maryland, DC, and Virginia. This program/activity has been approved by the Maryland State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists to satisfy Category A continuing education requirements.