Jamaica is one of the few countries in the world where psilocybin mushrooms are legal, which is why we've chosen it to host our retreats.
Our team of experienced facilitators is here to help you prepare for, navigate, and integrate your psychedelic journey.
Psilocybin has been studied to positive effect at Johns Hopkins University, NYU, and Imperial College London.
• Insight into core beliefs and sense of identity
• Breaking out of negative patterns and habits
• Deep healing through emotional release
• Increased self compassion
• Increased compassion for others, leading to better relationships
• Feeling of deep connection with all that exists
• New appreciation for everyday life
• Loss of fear and self-concern associated with ego boundaries
• Experience of direct encounter with the divine
• Inner sense of renewal and revitalization
• Enhanced problem-solving ability
• New perspectives on existing projects and ideas
• Think outside the normal framework of space, time and language
• Increased artistic and aesthetic sensibility
• Faster and easier to generate new ideas
As a holistic healer, Sasha blends the best of transpersonal psychology, spiritual wisdom, and emotional intelligence with the leading psychological and psychedelic sciences. With over 11 years experience as a mental health counselor, she utilizes her unique, intuitive capacities to guide you to discover the core beliefs, habits, and patterns not in alignment with your life’s passion and truth.
Jahan is a doctoral candidate at the California Institute of Integral Studies, completing his dissertation on psilocybin mushrooms. He is a Hakomi graduate, having completed a two year somatic psychotherapy training. Jahan assists with the CIIS Certificate in Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies and Research program, and holds a master’s in Consciousness and Transformation from JFK University.
Kate merges evidence-based practices like Cognitive Therapy and EMDR Therapy with body-based interventions including sensorimotor psychotherapy, yoga and mindfulness. She has post graduate training in dissociation and addiction treatment, Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy, and MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy. Kate has over 10 years of facilitation experience in a variety of settings, and is a registered yoga teacher.
Aaron had his first psilocybin experience at 16, and psychedelics have played an essential role in his life ever since. Excited by the potential of psychedelics to create profound, positive change, he founded Atman Retreat to increase access to safe and legal psilocybin experiences. Aaron is also an avid meditator, with over 6 years of experience practicing mindfulness meditation. He holds a BA from McGill University.
We’ll pick you up at the airport and it’s a short drive to the villa. You’ll have time to unpack your bags, settle in, and get a feel for the space. Have a snack, enjoy the ocean view, and start meeting others in your group.
Through a combination of novel, fun and intuitive activities, you’ll get to know the facilitators and other members of your group. You’ll be briefed on what to expect from psilocybin, led through intention setting exercises, and have 1-on-1 check-ins with a facilitator throughout.
Your psilocybin experience takes place the second day of the retreat, in a comfortable indoor setting. The music, space and atmosphere are curated to deepen and enhance the effects of psychedelics. You’ll also have access to outdoor nature and the beach.
The following day is spent resting, processing, and integrating. Here you’ll be guided through exercises to explore and apply the insights you’ve gained. We’ll do yoga and meditation as a group, and you’ll have time to yourself to read, write, or just enjoy the tropical weather.
On the last day, we’ll take you back to the airport for your flight home. You’ll be provided with a farewell package of integration materials, and you’re invited to stay in touch with your group members online. A facilitator will check in with you on a follow up call about a week after your retreat.
Atman Retreat Experience
June 5-8, 2019
Atman Retreat Experience
June 9-12, 2019
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