|This website is part of the
Counselling In France group of websites. It is designed
to provide details of retreats
for people who are searching for residential facilities.
The purpose of a retreat, whether
for a weekend or for a week or more, is to allow you to
completely disconnect from everyday life and fully
experience whatever the retreat is providing, which is,
first and foremost, a safe space as well as learning the
knowledge and practices to take away with you.
COUNSELLING, HYPNOTHERAPY OR
These include residential and weekend retreats
for many sorts of issues, including resolving marriage
issues, personal problems, self-esteem, addictions of
all kinds, anxiety and
anger problems. They usually provide hypnotherapy and/or one-to-one or
group counselling or psychotherapy, depending on your
The alternative therapies
provided are too numerous to list here but can include Reiki and other
intensive alternative therapies designed to help and
relax you. You may choose to have the therapies yourself
or the retreats may teach you different techniques that
you can use yourself at home.
There are many different types of yoga and your choice
may be for a retreat that is more physically demanding
or a more relaxing, meditative style.
focus on helping you learn to meditate or use minfulness or develop your
These retreats are
specifically for recovery from many issues. It may be
that you need to find somewhere to recover after
addictions of many kinds. It may be that you have come
through a personal crisis and need a safe place to get
your thoughts together.