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Watershed Healing Collective
Deepen Your Therapy Practice with Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy

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A training, prescription, and support membership program for therapists seeking to use their existing training in Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy and integrate it into their practice in North Carolina.

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Welcome to the Watershed Healing Collective!

Watershed Healing Collective (WHC), a branch of Asheville Integrative Psychiatry, is a collaborative space for therapists seeking to unlock the transformative potential of Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy for their clients. We currently offer Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP) as a powerful modality you can integrate into your practice, and in the future, we eagerly anticipate expanding to embrace other psychedelic medicines as they become legally available. Adding KAP to your toolkit can be a profound decision, one that ripples outward to empower your clients to reach new levels of healing and growth. We understand the significance of this journey, and we're here to support you every step of the way, from your initial exploration to confident integration into your practice.

Mission

Watershed Healing Collective’s mission is to lead the charge in advancing accessible psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy for mental health treatment by widening the scope of availability for Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP) in North Carolina  while also establishing and upholding a standard or care for our patients and our community. Our commitment is rooted in the belief that every individual struggling with mental health challenges deserves the opportunity for healing and transformation with this remarkably effective therapeutic modality.

Watershed Healing Collective Frequently Asked Questions

Join the Watershed Healing Collective

If you're a therapist who is curious about KAP and its potential to enrich your practice and transform your clients' lives, we invite you to explore our website further and contact us for a free consultation. We're here to answer your questions, address your concerns, and help you determine if KAP is the right fit for your clients and your practice.

Ready to take the Plunge? Fill out our Application Form and we'll get back to you. 

Have more questions? Check out our FAQs or reach out to us or schedule a free consultation.

What We Offer

KAP Nuts & Bolts Training

Our training protocol, led by experienced KAP clinicians and educators, will help you take your existing training in KAP and integrate it into your therapy practice. 

Exclusive Monthly Online Consultation Group

Connect with fellow Watershed Healing Collective members through our virtual gathering space. Share experiences, discuss patient cases, ask questions from our experienced KAP therapists, and build a supportive community of KAP providers.

Access to our Campus for KAP Sessions

If you desire, you can conduct your KAP sessions on our tranquil 16-acre forested campus nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, NC. You and your clients will have access to our serene and comfortable cabins surrounded by the forest, allowing nature to nurture both you and your clients during your sessions.

Comprehensive Medical Evaluation and Ketamine Prescription for your Client

Our dedicated medical team, led by Dr. Tiffany Sauls, MD and Rosemary Shanahan, PMHNP-BC, provides thorough medical and psychiatric evaluations to ensure ketamine is medically appropriate for each client. We prioritize patient safety and only prescribe ketamine when it aligns with individual needs and with best practices.

List your Practice on our KAP Therapist Directory

Gain visibility and attract new clients through your listing on our therapist directory. Showcase your expertise in KAP and connect with individuals seeking this modality.

Ethical Framework and Best Practices

We emphasize a trauma-informed, patient-centered approach, grounded in the latest research and best practices in KAP. We work hard to establish a rigorous standard of care for our patients and our community.

Why Offer Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy to your Clients?

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Breakthrough Results for Treatment-Resistant Cases

KAP has shown remarkable efficacy in treating depression, anxiety, PTSD, and other mental health conditions that haven't responded well to traditional talk therapy or medication alone.

Unlock Transformative Potential

KAP can facilitate profound insights, emotional processing, and shifts in perspective, leading to lasting healing and growth.

Expand your Therapeutic Toolkit

Learn a powerful new modality that complements your existing skills and enhances your ability to help clients reach their full potential.

Meet the Watershed Healing Collective Team

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Dr. Tiffany Sauls,

MD

Tiffany (she/her) is a board-certified child/adolescent and adult psychiatrist with extensive experience in integrative mental health treatments. She brings expertise in psychedelic therapies, wilderness therapy, and nature-based healing approaches.

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Tandy Wells, LCMHC-A

Focusing on reconnecting with nature, body, and the present moment, Tandy (he/him) helps clients move through past disconnection and embrace compassion. His action-oriented therapy, using ACT and MBSR, empowers individuals to find fulfillment in the present.

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Rosemary Shanahan, PMHNP-BC

Rosemary (she/her) is a seasoned psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with over 30 years of experience across diverse healthcare settings. She specializes in general psychiatry, substance abuse treatment, and eating disorders.

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Crawford Haase, RN, BSN, CNEcl

Bridging science and nature, Crawford (she/her) brings extensive nursing experience and an evidence-based approach to ensure safe and effective ketamine administration. Her passion for integrative medicine and holistic wellness fuels her dedication to compassionate care and profound healing journeys.

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Kaity Horseman, LCSW, LCAS

Kaity (she/her) is a nature-based therapist specializing in trauma, depression, and anxiety. Kaity guides clients toward wholeness through embodied experiences, mindfulness, and creative expression. Her approach honors your inner wisdom and harnesses the mind-body connection.

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Stephanie Rice,

RN, BSN

Stephanie’s (she/her) heart beats for holistic mental health, fueled by a decade of critical care expertise and a passion for trauma recovery. As a soon-to-be Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and aspiring yoga teacher, her journey weaves science and nature to empower healing. Witnessing the tenacity of the human spirit in cardiac ICU ignited her purpose - to support individuals reclaiming their inner strength and rediscovering wholeness. For Stephanie, nature's embrace and the solace of community provide fertile ground for mind-body integration and thriving.

Eligibility

In order to become a member of the Watershed Healing Collective, you must have the following:

  • Licensure in North Carolina in one of the following areas: Social Work (LCSW), Clinical Mental Health Counseling (LCMHC), or Clinical Psychology (PhD or PsyD). Licensees must be current and in good standing with respective NC Board with no active complaints filed against them. If you are an Associate, you must have documentation of Supervision.  

  • Proof of current malpractice insurance

  • Completed training and have a certificate in Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy from one of the following programs (other trainings may be considered on a case-by-case basis):

    • CIIS Certificate of Psychedelic Assisted Therapies and Research Program

    • Polaris Insight Center KAP Training Modules 1-6

    • PRATI KAP Training

    • MAPS MDMA-Assisted Therapy Training 

    • Integrative Psychiatry Institute Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy: 1 Year Program

    • Onca’s Psychedelic Psychotherapy Training (3 year Program)

    • Fluence: 1 Year program

    • Sage Institute

    • Living Medicine Institute

  • 2 Professional References

Pricing

$400 One-Time Initiation Fee; $100 per month if paying Annually* or $120 per month if paying Monthly.

*Annual Price must be paid in yearly installments

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