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Body and Mind Therapy:

Student Disclaimer and Waiver

By booking a class with Body and Mind Therapy, you confirm that you have read and understood our student disclaimer with waiver.

You acknowledge that sessions may be physically strenuous and You agree that You voluntarily participate in a session with full knowledge that even if the teacher and any other teacher involved in the session is not negligent there is an inherent risk of personal injury or illness arising from Your participation in any exercise program and use of specialist equipment.

Certain activities may be unsuitable for You if You have special needs, or any medical, health or fitness problem or condition.

You must ensure that you are fit and well enough to participate in any Session that You book, and You will at all times be responsible for Your own state of health, physical condition and wellbeing. Body and Mind therapy does not accept any liability for Your state of health, physical condition or wellbeing through Your participation in any BAM Therapy offers and provides. 

You confirm that You have no health or fitness problems (including, but not limited to cardiac irregularities; spinal, bone, joint, tendon or ligament injuries; spells of dizziness; asthma or other breathing difficulty; diabetes; epilepsy or other allergy) which may affect your participation in any session. If You have any concerns about Your fitness or health, You should seek appropriate medical advice from a qualified medical professional responsible for your healthcare and obtain their written consent where necessary before attending a session. Advice provided by any member of the Body and Mind Therapy team involved in a session at no time constitutes medical advice and is not a substitute for advice provided by a medical professional.

In consideration for being permitted to participate in the yoga class, workshop, event, or activity, You agree that You, Your heirs, assignees, guardians, and legal representatives will not make any claim against, sue, or attach the property of, any of the hosts, instructors, organisers, or participants in the yoga class, workshop, event, or activity including but not limited to Body and Mind Therapy, for injury or damage resulting from my participation in such yoga class, workshop, event, or activity. You release all such hosts, instructors, organisers, and participants, their agents and heirs, from any and all actions, causes of action, lawsuits, claims, or demands that You, Your assignees, heirs, guardians, and legal representatives now have or hereafter may have for any and all injury, illness, loss of or damage to property associated with Your participation in the yoga class, workshop, event, or activity. You have carefully read this agreement and fully understand its contents. You are aware and agree that it is a complete release of liability for any injuries or damages You may sustain due to yoga classes, workshops, events, and activities with Body and Mind Therapy and all such hosts, instructors, organisers, and participants.

You understand that services offered by Body and Mind Therapy are not a replacement for talking or psychological therapies; medical or pharmaceutical interventions; or any other forms of treatment that are recommended and advised to individuals currently awaiting or under the care of a mental health service or other health professionals. Classes, wellbeing activities or exercise programmes offered by Body and Mind Therapy only aim to act as a compliment to other professional therapeutic interventions or treatments for individuals experiencing mental health difficulties.


You confirm that you understand that Body and Mind Therapy have advised You that You must tell Us:

  1. of any medical condition or are taking any medication which may affect Your ability to undertake any activities at a Session or to use any equipment or facilities provided by Us.

  2. of any circumstances affecting Your health which may be worsened by any activities at a Session;

  3. if you are pregnant.

 

We will inform You if We decide not to accept Your booking because of that medical, health or fitness issue or special need.

You must not attend any Session when under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs or immediately following a heavy meal.

You should not attempt to use any equipment or facilities until the Teacher or another suitably qualified teacher has instructed You in the correct use of the same.

 

You may only use the equipment and facilities provided by Us in the correct manner and must not use them in any manner which is a health and safety risk either to You or to others.

You understand that from time to time during yoga classes, the instructor may physically adjust students’ form and posture (subject to COVID 19 restrictions). If You do not want such physical adjustments, You will inform the teacher at the start of each class You attend. You also acknowledge that if I do wish to receive such adjustments, it is Your responsibility to inform the teacher when an adjustment has gone as far as You desire at that time.

 

You take full and sole responsibility from any liability of loss or damage to personal property associated with yoga classes or any other events with Body and Mind Therapy.

Online + Virtual Classes

If you are attending an online or virtual class, you must be based in the UK.

 

If practising from home, you accept full responsibility for your space and the health and safety precautions within this space.

 

You will ensure the space you are practising in is clear from any obstacles such as coffee tables, rugs and any other furniture to avoid the potential for injuries.

You acknowledge that Body and Mind Therapy accept no responsibility for any potential injuries as a result of practise outside of the studio space.

 

 

By booking up for a class, course or workshop with Body and Mind Therapy you are declaring you have read and understood the above statement, and agree to its contents.

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