Agenda: 3-DAY SEMINAR, LIVE ONLINE, July 21 – 23, 2022: Kari Gleiser, PhD, Lead Presenter

10:00 am – 6:00 pm EASTERN TIME USA + CANADA

Day One: Thursday, July 21, 2022

10:00-10:45 am: Welcome, introducing the teaching team, and meditation

10:45-11:05 am: Breakout dyads for connection. Prompt: What brings you here? And what is your experience in the moment right now, of being here? How is it to have this witnessed by another?

11:05 am-12:30 pm: Kari Gleiser presenting: Exploring parallels between emotional elements of transformative experiential psychotherapy and characteristics of spiritual and mystical experiences.

12:30-12:45 pm: Break

12:45-2:00 pm: Kari Gleiser presenting with session video 1: “Spontaneous Quantum Healing and the Phenomenology of Mysticism”

2:00-3:00 pm: Lunch

3:00-5:00 pm: Kari Gleiser, Jason Trowbridge and Deb Lee Thornby presenting: Exploring synergies between experiential psychotherapy and psychedelic psychotherapy, and a model for integrating AEDP and MDMA-assisted therapy.

5:00-5:15 pm: Break

5:15-6:00 pm: Bringing it all together and large group discussion of the day

Day Two: Friday, July 22, 2022

10:00-10:30 am: Welcome and morning meditation

10:30 am-12:30 pm: Sonya Parker presents: “Spirit without Proselytizing,” and

Heloise Ridley presents: “Cultural Considerations: Exploring the Roles of Spirituality & AEDP to Promote Transformance in Clients Impacted by Racialized Trauma,” featuring session videos presented by Dina Miqdadi and Steve Carroll

12:30-12:45 pm: Break

12:45-1:15 pm: Sonya Parker and Heloise Ridley present a live ‘session’ role play

1:15-2:15 pm: Lunch

2:15-3:45 pm: Malin Endredi, “In the midst of all chaos, there’s a stillness,” with session video

3:45-4pm: Break

4:00-5:30 pm: Experiential small group exercise of personal transformational experiences

5:30-6:00 pm: Bringing it all together and large group discussion

Day Three: Saturday, July 23, 2022

10:00-10:30 am: Welcome, questions, morning meditation

10:30-12:00 pm: Jason Trowbridge presenting: “The Gift of Suffering,” with session video

12:00-12:15 pm: Break

12:15-1:45 pm: Gabriela Pessoa-Mendes, “Trusting the unknown,” with session video

1:45-2:45 pm: Lunch

2:45-4:15 pm: Panel discussion with all presenters

4:15-4:30 pm: Break

4:30-6:00 pm: Bringing it all together and large group discussion; Final meta-processing for the seminar