What follows are important limitations and considerations related to these services
Sebastian Bechinger relates both to the natural person and to the enterprise carried out by him.
The services or services - refer to all services provided or offered through this website or other related enterprises. This includes workshops, classes, private sessions, consultations, blogs, emails and anything else that may be carried out or offered related to Sebastian Bechinger’s enterprises.
The Client - refers to all users of these services, including but not limited to participants in classes, workshops and private sessions, as well as visitors of the website, readers of Sebastian Bechinger’s writing or subscribers to the mailing list.
The service is an educational and informational resource and an opportunity to engage in self-enquiry and reflection.
It is not a substitute for working with a mental health professional or medical practitioner. If it is suspected that there is a serious condition which needs attention then service may be refused and a referral recommended.
If there is a medical condition present then Somatic Movement Education and related services may be supportive of your primary treatment and contraindications are very rare. It is not uncommon, for example, to receive Somatic Movement Education in conjunction with physiotherapy or other treatment. However, if you have any doubts about the suitability of Somatic Movement Education as a supportive practice, please obtain the advice of your primary treatment provider - e.g. doctor, psychotherapist, physiotherapist etc.
Sebastian Bechinger cannot guarantee a particular outcome resulting from body-work, classes or following any recommendations/suggestions provided verbally or in writing.
The intention of the work offered is to provide, primarily an exploratory and investigative environment in which you can learn about yourself and your body-mind processes. While this process may can facilitate change and support your wellbeing it is not intended to be seen as a “therapy” in the sense of treating specific illnesses/pathologies/conditions either mentally, physically or otherwise.
Whilst this space is intended to be supportive, you are responsible for your own wellbeing whilst using the service. Any results obtained will be based on the your engagement with the suggestions made and their own willingness to engage in an exploratory process.
Sebastian Bechinger makes no guarantees about the information and recommendations provided. By continuing to use/read/participate in this service/website/ blog/email series you acknowledge that I cannot guarantee any particular results, as such outcomes are based on subjective factors that are not within my control.
All information presented here which is presented as factual cannot be guaranteed as such. While efforts are made to check the content published is true and correct, Sebastian Bechinger accepts no liability for any consequences of mis-information. The reader/service user is advised to use their common sense and judgement if they are in doubt about the content of the information presented.
Additionally whilst every effort is made to be aware of physical and psychological contra-indications relating to the work and whilst the suggestions offered are to the best of my knowledge based on up-to-date best practice and are considered safe, the client is encouraged to follow their own inner guidance and common sense if anything offered does not seem healthy, safe or correct for them, and shares responsibility for their safety and wellbeing in engaging in the work.
Therefore, following any information, recommendations or services provided are taken up at your own risk. If you need emotional, psychological or physical advice, you should hire a qualified psychologist, physician or other professional.