Treatment programm

Training of patients and parents

In addition to the medical treatment, the clinic offers the following specific training courses for patients and/or parents: diseases of the respiratory tracts, bronchial asthma, allergic diseases, neurodermatitis, adiposity, type 2 diabetes mellitus, prophylaxis of cardiovascular diseases.

The training courses are meant to impart to the patients and/or parents essential knowledge about the underlying diseases, and to indicate strategies of coping with them up to the point of crisis management. The cognitive approach requires a high degree of pedagogical and psychological support, in order to correct mistakes in behavior and to eliminate mechanisms of repression. Further measures for the promotion of health are as follows: nutritional counselling, exercise as medicine, hygiene, prophylaxis of infectious diseases, personal reflection about lifestyle, and identification of behavioral patterns promoting health.