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A fytreat Centre for

A fytreat Centre for WfwCe !tf&alth Abstract A Retreat Centre for Whole Health The proposed Retreat for Whole Health is a centre for healing, the preservation of health and the prevention of disease. It is a centre that aids the client in the optimization of health through education and self-awareness of the body, mind and soul, including treatment when indicated. A proactive approach to health and wellness will be advocated. The Centre will serve as a retreat, where healers in the disciplines of acupuncture, herbology, massage therapy, reflexology, nutritional advisory, naturopathy, homoeopathy, chiropractic, yoga, Tai Chi, counseling, art therapies and family medicine will counsel and heal on general to specific health concerns and prevention, offering a well-rounded and comprehensive set of holistic therapies. Other disciplines will be practiced and offered depending on availability of practitioners and public demand. This rural retreat will be located in an environment away from the congestion of the city, far from its noise, air pollution and other stresses. The Health Centre can function as a rejuvenation centre (rebuilding health through available therapies), a clinic and a retreat facility, as well as serving as an educational, information and referral service. Two integral components of the Centre are education and body/mind cleansing and revitalization, integrating the holistic approach. Incorporating lecture, meeting spaces and treatment rooms as well as a resource centre, retail outlet for literature, supplements and health products, IV

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