CRNA – Owner
Nykol Bailey Rice is educated as both a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Westminster in Salt Lake City, UT) as well as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (University of Cincinnati, OH). She has been operating Boise Ketamine Clinic since 2015. She has personally facilitated thousands of ketamine infusions and is passionate about providing a high-quality, collaborative ketamine course. She is familiar and experienced with all routes of ketamine administration.
Nykol completed a full three-year board term for the American Society of Ketamine Physicians, Practitioners and Psychoanalysts, where she helped to draft a set of standards and ethics for therapeutic ketamine use. Nykol then completed a year-long certificate program for non-ordinary states’ work with Integrative Psychiatry Institute. She is also on the guest lecture circuit with Boise State University & Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia, lecturing prospective future mental health care & anesthesia professionals on utilizing ketamine for mental health & chronic pain patients.
Nykol is passionate about community education, suicide prevention, and educating other healthcare professionals on the benefits of ketamine. She has worked continually to increase the accessibility as well as affordability of this life-saving treatment option. Nykol has been very excited to add Ketamine-Assisted Therapy, Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy, and group work to the clinic.
BBA- Office Manager
Jeremy Rice is an Idaho native with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Boise State. After performing accounting services for several local businesses, he was recruited to act as Office Manager for the clinic. In addition to his enthusiasm for all things finance, he is a serious Broncos fan.
Marisa Radha Weppner (Radha) received her BA in Psychology from the University of South Florida in 2001, a Masters in Transpersonal Psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in 2007 and became a Certified Life Coach in 2014 through the Life Purpose Institute. She has been facilitating transformation and self-awakening for nearly 2 decades through a variety of settings including leading yoga and mindfulness classes, wellness and spiritual retreats, community organizing, guiding psychedelic journeys, and private coaching. She is a faculty member of Esalen Institute and the co-owner Source meditation | space in Boise, ID.
At the Boise Ketamine Clinic Radha offers Ketamine-Assisted Therapy, Life Coaching, Prep and Integration Sessions.
Much of her learning has come through her personal experiences with plant medicines, psychedelics and spiritual explorations. Merging ancient wisdom with direct experience, she creates a grounded, safe and expansive environment in which to explore one’s inner world. She has extensive experience working with groups and individuals to help them heal core wounds, release limiting beliefs and create a life of depth, meaning and purpose.
You can learn more about Radha through her podcast Love, Service, Wisdom.
Michael Sapiro, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist, psychedelic-assisted therapist, writer, meditation teacher and researcher, and a former Buddhist monk. He is a transformational coach for world-class and world-renowned musicians, athletes, former special operations veterans, scientists, authors, and playwrights.
He is trained by the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), is on faculty at Esalen Institute, is a Fellow at the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and is core faculty in the Psychedelic’s Today Vital psychedelic certification program. He recently completed a study on time travel, hope, and love with Dr. Julia Mossbridge of The Institute for Love and Time. Dr. Sapiro teaches nationally on the art and science of transformation, expanded human capabilities, and futuremaking. He is the integrative psychologist at the Boise Ketamine Clinic, offering Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (individual KAP and group KAT) sessions for first responders and community members.
He is an integrative coach and consultant with Seal Future Foundation and Sabot Foundation, helping former Navy Seals and other special operations team members recover from combat exposure with psychedelic-assisted therapy and integration coaching. He also works therapeutically with first responders (Police, SWAT, and Fire). He hosted a syndicated radio program on expanded human potential called Radio Awakened out of KRBX, now found on Soundcloud. His work is dedicated to personal awakening for collective and planetary transformation.
He can be found at michaelsapiro.com.
LPC- Licensed Professional Counselor
Sean Brosnan earned his Bachelor of Arts in London, England at The Royal School of Speech and Drama and a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in Los Angeles. He also studied Psychoanalysis at the prestigious Valley Community Counseling Clinic.
He has worked in addiction treatment for over a decade, starting as a residential advisor and sober companion to eventually starting his own sober living facility. He aims to help those dealing with addiction, trauma, grief & loss and those seeking a higher meaning and a more powerful sense of purpose in their life.
Sean has worked with many non-ordinary states of consciousness and is a skilled therapist providing preparation, integration, and Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP) sessions with Boise Ketamine Clinic.
More detailed information about Sean can be found on his website, which is www.thecounsouler.com