for healing / alleviation / and prevention purposes in mental, emotional and physical ailments, diseases and disabilities.
Traditional martial, movement and healing arts are each based on a holistic view of the human being, taking into account universally valid, natural laws.
- Resource-oriented and disturbance-sensitive work based on a medical diagnosis (ICD-10)
- Holistic approach according to the bio-psycho-social model based on salutogenesis
- Body and movement-oriented exercise setting
Martial arts as therapy support is based on the findings of western body (psycho)therapeutic traditions and is closely related to the principles of traditional Chinese medicine. The work focus implies a energetic and holistic perspective of man and recognizes the “bodily experience” as an effective method for curing mental illnesses, the can usefully supplement purely cognitive approaches. The functional effects of traditional martial and movement arts and teaching principles on the harmonizing compensation of Physis, Mens and Psyche, in their typical change from activating, outward-directed (Yang principle) -and accumulating - concentric, inward (Yin principle),Movement principles and their meditative Mindfulness training is used in a targeted manner.