Psychological Treatment

with Ketamine Therapy

Ketamine therapy is a revolutionary and highly effective first-line treatment for various psychological disorders. Extensive research and clinical trials have demonstrated its remarkable efficacy in rapidly alleviating symptoms of depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar disorder, and other mental health conditions. As a fast-acting NMDA receptor antagonist, ketamine works to modulate brain chemistry and promote neuroplasticity, leading to profound and long-lasting improvements in patients' mood and cognitive functioning. Its unique mechanism of action enables quick relief even in treatment-resistant cases, providing patients with renewed hope and a chance for a better quality of life.

Ketamine, originally developed as an anesthetic, has been thoroughly studied and approved for a wide variety of different psychological and psychiatric conditions:

  • Addiction and Substance Abuse: Ketamine has shown promise in helping individuals with addiction and substance abuse issues by disrupting the reward pathways associated with drug-seeking behaviors. It may reduce cravings and withdrawal symptoms, making it easier for individuals to undergo addiction treatment.

  • Anxiety and Depression: Ketamine acts on the brain's NMDA receptors and enhances the release of neurotransmitters like glutamate and BDNF, which play crucial roles in mood regulation and neuroplasticity. This fast-acting antidepressant effect may help alleviate symptoms of depression and anxiety when traditional treatments have failed.

  • Bipolar Disorder: Ketamine's effects on glutamate receptors may stabilize mood swings and depressive episodes in individuals with bipolar disorder, particularly when used in conjunction with other therapies.

  • PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder): Ketamine's impact on memory recall and emotional processing may help individuals with PTSD process traumatic memories in a more adaptive way, reducing the intensity of flashbacks and hyperarousal.

  • Chronic Pain: Ketamine has analgesic properties, making it useful for managing chronic pain conditions that are unresponsive to conventional pain medications.

  • Suicidal Ideation: Ketamine has shown rapid and robust effects in reducing suicidal thoughts in individuals with severe depression, providing a potential life-saving intervention in certain cases.

With its excellent safety profile when administered by trained professionals in conjunction with integration coaching and counseling, ketamine therapy is transforming mental health care and offering a promising new pathway to recovery and healing.


"I have a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis and was involved in three rear end car accidents in the same year, resulting in a double fusion in L4 and L5. Prior to the car accidents. I had a slip and fall and a severe shoulder injury, leaving me without use of my right arm" ... I fed myself for the last three days using a spoon and a fork for the first time in over a year. "I am grateful!"

Jeannine Karklins,MS Diagnosis

Boca Raton, Florida

My Ketamine experience was by far one of the most profound healing journeys I've had so far in my life. I can honestly say I had no expectations going into my session. Dr. Ripley and his staff made me feel so welcomed, they were extremely compassionate and caring throughout the entire process. No detail was left unattended. As I entered the cozy suite, I truly felt as if I were in my own home. Dr. Ripley gave me a sense of peace of mind as he explained he will be monitoring my vitals all through the process. It was then, when I relaxed and gave into the journey. There were moments where I opened my eyes and felt so safe and comforted. The entire process lasted about an hour but I honestly felt I worked through years of unresolved trauma. As of today, I continue to benefit from having such an amazing ketamine experience with with Dr. Ripley and his team.

Jeannine Karklins,MS Diagnosis

Boca Raton, Florida

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