C.J. Spotswood, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC aka “EntheoNurse” is a board certified psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner with a practice in central Maine. C.J. is a 3rd generation male nurse and has over 20 years of psychiatric nursing experience. C.J. recently graduated from the University of Southern Maine completing his Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. C.J.’s undergraduate nursing degree (BSN) was from the University of Maine at Augusta, one of 15 nursing schools endorsed as a holistic school of nursing. This curriculum included yoga, Reiki, and various other complimentary and alternative modalities. C.J. is currently enrolled at California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) for their Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies and Research certificate program (Boston cohort).
C.J. has been researching and teaching on psychedelics since 2018, which include having presented at the American Psychiatric Nurse Association’s National Conference on psychedelics in psychiatry, teaching master classes for Psychedelics Today’s Navigating Psychedelics: Clinicians & Therapists education program, co-authored Psychedelic.Support’s continuing education module on psilocybin, and is a past presenter at the Mt. Tam’s Psilocybin Summit.
C.J. is the author of “The Microdosing Guidebook: A Step-by-Step Manual to Improve Your Physical and Mental Health through Psychedelic Medicine” which will be available through Ulysses Press on April 19th, 2022. C.J. presents an accredited continuing education program entitled “Psychedelics in Psychiatry for Nurses” on his personal website. C.J. is a member of OPENurss (Organization of Psychedelic and Entheogenic Nurses), the Psychedelic Medicine Association, and the American Psychiatric Nurse Association. When he is not working, reading, or writing, he can be found spending time with his wife Magen and his daughter Malarie exploring Maine’s outdoors and craft breweries.
Psychedelics in Psychiatry
Violence in Healthcare:
- Changes through Leadership and Education
- Poster from 2018 and 2019 APNA National Conference
- Management of violence
- Pharmacological management of violence in emergency settings