Women’s Therapeutic Retreat

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Retreat Format - heal anxiety, depression and PTSD resulting from trauma.
We personalize your therapeutic and medicine experience.


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When: February 1st - February 5th, 2024

What: Ketamine Assisted (Group) Therapy to Heal Wounds, Cultivate Resilience, and Find Innate Inner Strength -using Ketamine in a group setting has been found to intensify the process of moving through wounds, old and new, and result in a rapidity of change.

Where: The Jack Estate, Thousand Palms, CA

Why: This retreat is appropriate for women who have experienced trauma, sexual violence or domestic trauma in childhood or adulthood and are working to emancipate themselves from the anxiety and/or depression that can result from such trauma. With a guided group experience and the psycholytic/psychedelic effects of ketamine, we can find the ability to heal ourselves.

Who: Founder of Be the Change in Mental Health (BTC) Dr. Marisha Chilcott MD and Julane Andries Transformational PsychoTherapy

Details: Double or single occupancy available, in this beautiful private estate where the retreat will be conducted. All meals are included. Group therapy sessions will be conducted by trained, licensed staff. MD and RN will administer and monitor medicine sessions. Sacred space will be confidential and safe.

Cost: $5,000 Single Occupancy / $4,000 Double Occupancy

Pricing includes $450 (non-refundable) fee for Medical and Psychological Evaluation to be performed before the retreat. It also includes all meals and yoga sessions.
The reservation is not confirmed until the full payment has been made and due in full by January 10th, 2024.
The cancellation fee is $1,000.

10% discount offered to First Responders and Veterans!

You have the option to either contact our office by phone or email to complete your deposit payment, or you can conveniently pay online using this secure link provided.

Space is limited!
Please contact BTC at (707) 293-5841.

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"My experience with BTC exceeded my expectations in every aspect! The BTC retreat provided a safe space for self-discovery, facilitated meaningful connections, and equipped me with valuable tools for my mental well-being journey. Their professionalism, empathy, and dedication to the well-being of each participant were evident in every interaction.

I felt comfortable opening up about my thoughts and emotions, knowing that I was in capable and compassionate hands. I highly recommend BTC (especially their awesome retreats) to anyone seeking a supportive environment to nurture their mental health." Jacqueline

In this uniquely crafted haven, we created this event, a sanctuary for remarkable women like you who have triumphed over sexual trauma or domestic violence. Nestled in the idyllic surroundings of Palm Springs, CA, our retreat provides a tranquil canvas for self-discovery and healing. It is more than just a retreat; it is a safe space where you can forge connections with fellow survivors, receive Ketamine-assisted Group Therapy, share your stories if you want, and commence a journey towards profound healing and rejuvenation. We truly hope you can join us!




Ketamine-assisted (group) therapy to heal wounds, and find your inner strength

Ketamine-assisted (group) therapy is designed to provide you like you with a unique healing experience. Ketamine, administered under the guidance of our trained professionals, can facilitate profound inner exploration and healing. This program aims to help you heal emotional wounds, enhance resilience, and tap into your innate inner strength.

Group psychotherapy will offer you a unique and transformative healing experience. Participants come together in a supportive and nurturing environment, to explore their emotional and psychological challenges. Facilitated by our trained therapists, these intimate group sessions encourage individuals to share their thoughts, feelings, and experiences, fostering a sense of connection and belonging among the participants.


Our Team

Dr. Marisha Chilcott, MD - Founder of BTC
Julane Andries Transformational PsychoTherapy

Marisha Chilcott MD

Dr. Marisha Chilcott, MD

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Julane Andries

Julane Andries
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