Medicine ceremonies with sacred plants for psychological healing, personal growth and spiritual exploration.
Biweekly doctor appointments with Dr. Carlos Alvear Lopez or Dr. Pablo Alvear Lopez, both western-educated doctors also trained in eastern medical traditions. Sessions include physical and psychological health assessments, acupuncture and other body work, and phytotherapeutic treatments based on neurotransmitter test
Two sessions per week of individual psychotherapy, and three sessions per week of group therapy.
Daily work in the activities of the center, guided by our experts in each area and open to the creative contributions of the participants, allowing them to develop new skills. Tasks are tailored to the interests of the participants, and include permaculture, laboratory work, herbal medicine preparation, gardening, cooking, maintenance, painting and design.
Daily classes in yoga and meditation, and additional classes in art, chi gong, music, somatics, horseback riding and permaculture (which involves some work on the farm along with botanical lessons)
Study and discussion
Weekly reading/video, lecture and discussion on the issue of addiction, its causes and approaches to treatment.
Unrestricted use of our on-site wellness technologies -- including sensory deprivation tank, jade massage bed, heatable inversion table and orgone meditation chamber
Biweekly temazcal, or Native American sweat lodge
Weekly outings to Malinalco, the idyllic local ́Pueblo Magico, ́ plus mountain hikes and swimming
Three healthy meals per day. All of our food is locally sourced, including the fully organic fruits, vegetables, honey and chicken eggs supplied by our ranch.