Local remedies and therapies
- Kneipp therapy
- Forest therapy
Natural remedy: Climate
Forest therapy is a targeted, indication-related healing application under therapeutic guidance for patients with specific clinical pictures in the health-promoting environment of the forest. In addition to the targeted influence on specific functional disorders according to the medical indication, forest therapy aims to promote health through the non-specific physiological effects of the forest climate on the immune or endocrine system as well as a targeted reduction of stress symptoms through mindfulness-based mental or physical exercises.
The treatment spectrum in the forest is broad. For this reason, forest therapy has also been specialised - so therapists from the «white» and «green» professions offer their experience and expertise in the field of prevention and rehabilitation.
The forest as a «green pharmacy» appeals to all human senses: