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Holiday for the eyes with Mieke Verdonck

The program includes from Sunday to Friday 3 hours daily relaxation.
Eye exercises and eye relaxing the eyes will be given 90 minutes. In in the further 90 minutes Progressive Muscle Relaxation is learned and practiced (PME). The seminars 2017 are in German language. The holistic approach of eye school is useful and helpful as well for normal vision as for vision correction.The exercises of the eye school are easy to learn and can be practiced almost everywhere. Faulty seeing today is more widespread than previously. Visual media shape our daily lives. We spend more and more time in front of small or large monitors. The sense of sight is exposed to large and often one-sided loads. In the long run it is often forgotten other ways of seeing. The aim of the eye school is prevention, timely countermeasures to undesirable developments. The progressive muscle relaxation (PME) Jacobson is an easy to learn method. With regular training you will soon experience more peace and serenity in everyday life.
The price include : --Seminar "eye school" (6x1.5 h)
--Seminar "Progressive Muscle Relaxation" (6x1.5 h)
--7 nights/towels (beach towel PLEASE bring your own)
--7x big breakfast buffet
--6x lunch snack /or lunch box
--4x dinner (vegetarian)
--Drinks (water, tea, coffee)
--Free wifi
--Use of the solar-heated pool
--Firewood --Final cleaning

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