Principles of Preparation

Best Practices and Frameworks for Transformational Psilocybin Journeys

June 7 at 10am PT

Join this free webinar with Third Wave founder, Paul F. Austin.

The Foundation to Transformational Psilocybin Work with Clients

Anything can happen in a high-dose psilocybin experience.

As a practitioner or coach, it is your responsibility to set your client up for a safe and meaningful journey.

What you do beforehand has a major influence on the depth and clarity of the trip itself.

In this webinar, we’ll explore the essential principles of preparing for psilocybin ceremonies, why they matter, how to tweak them for your work, and along with some real-world examples.

Learn our extensive experience with hundreds of journeys of what works––and what doesn’t––when it comes to preparing clients for psilocybin journeys


  • Why preparation is THE key step to avoiding bad trips and maintaining psychological safety
  • Frameworks for increasing the “signal-to-noise” ratio 10 days leading up to the experience.
  • Essential principles of preparation work and how to adapt it to your unique approach
  • Simple ways to create a “ritual boundary” leading up to the psilocybin experience
  • Get a FREE example 30-day prep our Institute Director uses in his high-level coaching work
  • Beyond “setting an intention”: why it’s important, how it works, and what’s the essential purpose of this key step
  • The differences between individual and group work and how that impacts preparation
  • Real world case studies of how preparation influences psychedelic coaching (and what can happen when you get it wrong)

Discover Our Essential Principles to Prepare Your Clients for Psilocybin

Who This Webinar Perfect is for:

  • Psychedelic practitioners and facilitators
  • Current or aspiring coaches who want to integrate psychedelics into their skillset
  • Anyone looking for new ways to deepen their personal journeys

About Paul F. Austin, Founder & CEO

Paul F. Austin is one of the most prominent voices in the world of psychedelics and the author of “Mastering Microdosing: How to Use Sub-Perceptual Psychedelics to Heal Trauma, Improve Performance and Transform Your Life”.

As the founder of Third Wave, he has educated millions on the importance of safe and effective psychedelic experiences. A pioneer at the intersection of microdosing, personal transformation, and professional success, he has been featured in Forbes, Rolling Stone, and the BBC’s Worklife.

Paul helps others use microdosing as a tool for professional development and increased self-awareness by treating the use of psychedelics as a skill refined through mentorship and courageous exploration.

Learning how to master this skill will be crucial in the story of humanity’s present-future evolution.