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Episode Info: In this episode, Kyle sits down with Raquel Bennett to recap on the KRIYA Conference. Kyle attended the conference, which is to bring people together with dedication to understanding the better use of Ketamine. 3 Key Points: The more recent KRIYA Conference was the last of its kind. The goal is to make information on ketamine more accessible to more people in the future. At KRIYA Institute, they believe that there is not one right way to use ketamine, different patients are best served by different treatment strategies. Intramuscular ketamine is usually 93% bioavailable, while nasal and lozenge based ketamine is usually only 40% bioavailable. The less variability the better when working with a powerful medicine for therapy. Support the show Patreon Leave us a review on iTunes Share us with your friends – favorite podcast, etc Join our Facebook group - Psychedelics Today group – Find the others and create community. Navigating Psychedelics Show Notes KRIYA KRIYA is an international conference focused on ketamine and its therapeutic potential The goal of KRIYA is to get people of all different ketamine backgrounds in the same room Different people benefit from different things, and different doses and methods matter There is a symbiotic relationship between therapeutic and spiritual practice of ketamine She wanted to create a place where researchers and clinicians could come together This last conference was the last one The conference is CME accredited, which means physicians can get units for their education Raquel picks people from different backgrounds, therapists who use low dose ketamine for therapy, to those who do full blown spiritual work with ketamine Ketamine is a relational medicine - which is about having a relationship with the substance Ketamine Therapy Ketamine Therapy Lessons Wisdom Teaching A Loving Relationship The Medicine The medicine is adjunct to the entire process, it's not just about the ketamine, it's about the relationships, the wisdom teaching, etc. And each are powerful on their own, and even more powerful when all combined When people are using ketamine in absence from the other components, people are not getting the full effect that they could “Ketamine when done correctly, when administered in the right setting, with the correct support, enhances resilience.” - Raquel Therapy is an important mechanism to teach coping skills needed in psychotherapy Highlights of KRIYA When Raquel first started running this conference in 2015, the clinicians were afraid to even come, they were afraid to talk about Ketamine This past year, there were hundreds of applicants and so much excitement around talking about ketamine In 2014, a whole bunch of psychiatrists stood up and said they have been using ketamine for their patients and it worked A doctor talked about combining meditation with ketamine to heal substance use disorder When ketamine is offered in a structured context, its highly beneficial Another doctor...
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