Midge BJ (Michelle) & Dr Rosalind Watts Present: Exploring the Future Potential of Psychedelic Therapy as a New Model to Treat Depression

Dr Rosalind Watts completed her clinical psychology doctoral training at UCL. After six years of practicing psychotherapy she joined the Imperial College Psychedelic Research Group as a therapist ‘trip sitter’. Her research publications include qualitative analysis of participant reports of psilocybin as a treatment for depression. She is currently working alongside Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris and Professor David Nutt planning the next Imperial psilocybin for depression trial.

Michelle is an integrative psychotherapeutic counsellor in private practice, based in London. She is also a member of Imperial college’s psychedelic research team and has been a psychedelic guide on the recent clinical trial studying the efficacy of psilocybin to treat depression. Michelle will also be a lead guide on the upcoming Psilocybin to treat depression RCT with imperial. She also offers individual integration sessions for people who are struggling to process psychedelic experiences.