The following complementary therapies also are practiced at Garvald.

Eurythmy is an art of movement. The gestures of movement make visible the sounds and rhythms of language, the tonal experience of music and soul experiences. This breathing movement brings harmony and balance and stimulates the imagination.

Creative Speech is an art form that allows speaking to be inspired by rhythms, images and poetry. It is a powerful tool for self development and personal growth. There are specific exercises to work with breath articulation, speech gestures and mood.

Gentle Massage (Einreibung) is a massage technique that can aid relaxation and is used therapeutically with various aromatic oils.

Therapeutic activities are offered under the guidance of our Medical Consultant.

Artistic activities of painting, music, gym and clay modelling are offered to residents and day service users in regular blocks of eight to ten weeks.