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Month: February 2017

Gestalt in Nepal – November 2016

Gestalt in Nepal – November 2016

In November 2016  we worked with group 1 on couple therapy, which was a huge challenge as in Nepal there is the reality of arranged marriages and love marriages. Both have there typical problems.     In group 2 we worked on body awareness, an imported topic. Nepali are often not allowed to talk about or give expression to their emotions. So people are often very wel in describing their bodily sensations but don’t mak a connection between the sensations and their emotions. So we discovered…

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Bricks for Nepal! – March 2016

Bricks for Nepal! – March 2016

After the cold winter months, people are still living in shabby, improvised cottages and tents, so we decided to help them by restoring their houses or to build small cottages. Price: approx. 1750.00 € each. During our stay in March we visited  several families. Here you see the house which is built for Sabitha and her family; you meet Sundari, an old lady before the damaged house and then on the doorstep of the new cottage. The 4th foto is taken in…

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Care for the forgotten people – July-Nov 2015

Care for the forgotten people – July-Nov 2015

The earthquakes in April and May of 2015 shocked the world! During our stay in July 2015 we decided to organize first aid and together with our students we created a second initiative ‘Care for the forgotten people’. Colleagues and friends gave us money. We engaged ourselves to spend this money   for immediate needs of the people by providing food, clothes and shelters in the first months. Before the winter we organized shelters, clothes and shoes for children of 2 basic schools so that…

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