Getting Off Psych Meds
Time & Location
About the Event
Coming off psychiatric medications can sometimes be a scary and overwhelming experience. In this online event Dr. Vora will be covering the following topics to help you feel more confident and ready when deciding to come off psychiatric medication:
- Learn about psych withdrawal
- How to prepare for psych withdrawal
- Tapering off psychiatric drugs
- After-care: How to take care of yourself and heal holistically after using psychiatric drugs
Register to be a part of the livestream on Thursday September 10th, 7pm CEST/10am PST/12pm PDT via YouTube Livestream.
About Ellen Vora, MD
Ellen Vora, MD graduated from Columbia University medical school, received her B.A. in English from Yale University, and she’s a board-certified psychiatrist, medical acupuncturist, and yoga teacher. Dr. Vora takes a functional medicine approach to mental health–-considering the whole person and addressing imbalance at the root, rather than reflexively prescribing medication. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Vora is also a writer, speaker, and a consultant for two healthcare startups.
About Nadeya Hassan
Founder and CEO of Zaya, Nadeya Hassan, drives the vision and strategy behind the the Beyond Modern Medicine event series. Nadeya is passionate about increasing global knowledge and awareness of holistic medicine while leveraging technology to improve the delivery and quality of mental health care as well as emotional healing to others.
About Beyond Modern Medicine
Beyond Modern Medicine is an online event series and podcast hosted by Zaya with a mission to educate and spread awareness on holistic practices of medicine. From acupuncture to psychedelic-assisted therapy, we'll be interviewing experts in the fields of medicine, psychology, anthropology, philosophy, science, and more in order to learn about their perspective on healing the mind and body beyond modern medicine.