Novato Fire Station 61

Back to all eventsEMS Training at Novato Fire Station 61

When: January 8th, 2024 / January 29th, 2024 / February 5th, 2024 / From 10am to 11am

What: EMS Training at Novato Fire Station 61 about Ketamine-assisted Therapy to attain mental wellness, gain tools to attain and maintain mental vibrancy, cultivate resilience, and find innate inner strength

Where: 7025 Redwood Blvd - Novato, CA 94945

Who: Dr. Marisha Chilcott MD (Founder of Be the Change in Mental Health)

Details: Dr. Marisha Chilcott's presentation will provide an overview of how the ongoing challenges of a Firefighters' career can impact their mental health, leading to conditions such as depression, PTSD, and anxiety. Subsequently, Dr. Marisha will delve into the subject of Ketamine, explain its neurological mechanisms within the brain, and emphasize its synergistic relationship with therapy as a vital component of the Ketamine Assisted Therapy (KAT) process. The presentation is expected to last for one hour, followed by a Q&A session with the attendees.

Cost: Free / Must be invited by the Novato Fire Station 61 to attend.


Please contact BTC at (707) 800-7568 if you have questions about this event or would like to organize one at your firehouse.

Group therapy with the support of Ketamine to facilitate healing and discover your inner resilience.

Ketamine-assisted (group) therapy is designed to provide a healing journey for First Responders like Firefighter. Administered by our licensed professionals, Ketamine serves as a catalyst for profound self-discovery and healing. This program is dedicated to assisting First Responders in mending emotional scars, bolstering your resilience, and tapping into your inherent inner strength.

Our group psychotherapy sessions offer a unique and transformative path to healing. Within a supportive and nurturing setting, participants come together to navigate their emotional and psychological challenges. Guided by our therapists, these intimate group gatherings promote open sharing of thoughts, emotions, and experiences, fostering a profound sense of connection and belonging among all participants.