Psychedelic coaching is an emerging form of guidance that combines the benefits of psychedelic substances with professional guidance and coaching. Psychedelics, such as MDMA, LSD and psilocybin, have played a role in spiritual and therapeutic experiences for centuries. Now, with recent scientific breakthroughs and a growing understanding of their potential, these substances are being re-examined as tools for personal development and healing. Where you previously had a coach for everything, in the near future you will have more and more coaches who use psychedelics. It will become a new hype.
The benefits of psychedelic coaching
Psychedelic coaching offers numerous benefits for people seeking personal growth, healing and self-discovery. Here are some of the main benefits:
During a psychedelic journey you gain access to deeper layers of your psyche and can explore repressed emotions, traumas and unprocessed experiences. This can lead to deep self-reflection and understanding.
Psychedelic coaching can help with processing trauma, anxiety disorders, depression and other emotional challenges. The psychedelic experience can release emotional blocks and promote healing.
Many people experience a sense of personal growth after a psychedelic journey. They gain insight into their life goals, values and the steps they need to take to reach their full potential.
For some, the psychedelic experience can promote spiritual insights and connection with the universe. It can help explore existential questions and find meaning in life.
MDMA, in particular, is known for its ability to increase empathy and connection. It can help improve relationships by promoting open communication and understanding.
Self-acceptance and Self-love
Many people experience a deep sense of self-acceptance and self-love after a psychedelic journey. They get to know themselves better and appreciate who they are.
Legal psychedelics in the Netherlands
In the Netherlands there are a number of psychedelic substances that are legal, such as psilocybin (in the form of magic truffles), LSD (as an analogue) and MDMA (also as an analogue).
Psilocybin – The magic mushroom
Psilocybin, the active substance in magic mushrooms, is known for its ability to promote spiritual experiences and deep insight. In the Netherlands, such magic truffles are legal. You can have one psilocybin session undergo as part of psychedelic coaching. After the psilocybin session time is needed to integrate, during which the person can reflect on the experience, understand its meaning, and find ways to integrate the insights he or she has gained into everyday life. The integration interview is an important supporting step in this.
There are different ways to experience psilocybin. We provide the different options below.
MDMA – Heart and empathy
MDMA is known as the “love drug” because of its ability to increase empathy, connection and emotional openness. In recent years, MDMA has shown promising results in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mood disorders. During a MDMA session With psychedelic coaching you can gain more understanding for yourself and others and process the past. After letting go of old patterns, you can take steps again in the present.
LSD – Long trip
LSD is known for its intense and long-lasting psychedelic experiences and has attracted much interest in recent decades due to its therapeutic potential. Legal variants of LSD offer similar experiences to LSD itself. By using these legal versions you can LSD therapy to be offered. Would you like to know more about LSD and how LSD coaching can help you? More information can be found via the following link:
Is psychedelic coaching for you?
Psychedelic coaching is not for everyone and should be carefully considered. Here are some considerations to determine if psychedelic coaching is right for you:
Willingness to participate
Are you willing and motivated to make positive changes in your life? Psychedelic coaching can provide profound insights, but it also requires dedication and action to integrate these insights. Don't let anyone else persuade you, but support your own choice to opt for a psychedelic session.
It is important to have your physical and mental health tested. Some medical conditions or medications may preclude participation in psychedelic sessions. Preferably complete an intake or have a screening carried out. Our intake can be found here:
Goals and Expectations
What are your goals and expectations for psychedelic coaching? It is important to have clear and realistic goals for what you can and want to achieve.
Is it your time to start?
Most people can judge for themselves when a psychedelic session could be useful and when it is too early. Maybe it would be useful to work on your health through other methods first? In that case, we recommend reading the following article: