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  • Be among the first professionals to help shape the future of APPA


  • Receive monthly updates with news and exciting developments in the APPA community

  • Make your voice heard through monthly town halls and our inclusive process of member-response cultivation to FDA and other governmental guidances

  • Learn valuable skills through peer-to-peer opportunities

  • Join and engage with psychedelic practitioners of all kinds in our private community intranet platform

  • Be invited to special experiential education events, and CEU & CME opportunities

  • Our introductory period of Membership is coming to a close - currently available for $10. Our full membership benefits package will be rolled out in the Spring of 2024, at which point all memberships will be renewed under the new benefit packages and pricing.

At APPA, we consider you a Practitioner if you are:

  • A current psychedelic practitioner with training in psychedelics and working with clients; OR

  • A medical practitioner supporting those working directly with patients; OR

  • A psychedelic researcher or working in psychedelic research; OR 

  • A graduate student aspiring to practice or research psychedelic therapies; OR

  • A retired practitioner

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Example backgrounds might include:

  • Researcher/Practitioner

  • Alternative Medicine Practitioner

  • Behavioral Health Practitioner (e.g., social worker, marriage and family therapist, counselor, therapist, psychologist)

  • Nontraditional Health Professional

  • Medical Professional (e.g., Doctor, Nurse, NP, PA)

  • Ceremonial Use Practitioner

  • Legalized Use Practitioner

  • Lineage Carrier (trained in lineages and methodologies that are not currently recognized or legally sanctioned)

  • Undergraduate or Graduate Student (Non-behavioral health)

  • Undergraduate or Graduate Student (Behavioral health)

  • Graduate Student (psychedelic-related)

  • Retired Practitioner

Why Join APPA?

APPA is creating the professional guidelines and infrastructure around psychedelic-assisted therapies so everyone can safely access life-changing care. Led by a diverse group, including psychiatrists, therapists, nurses, lawyers, professors, and traditional and non-traditional medicine practitioners, we’ve founded a community to share knowledge, teach and learn from each other, and ensure transparency and accountability as PAT is adopted into mainstream healthcare.

APPA Membership

Foundational Member Benefits

Practitioner Membership

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