Participant Agreement

I hereby give my consent to participate in a class being taught by Marilia Marien. I understand that my participation in any component of a class is strictly voluntary. I understand that I may feel mentally and/or physically uncomfortable during parts of a class. I understand some mindful movement practices, which are part of the class, may lead to injury. It is the responsibility of the participant to do the practices in an aware and gentle manner so as to minimize chance of injury. I understand there may be other risks associated with the class not known to me or not reasonably foreseeable at this time. I understand that I am solely responsible for the care of all aspects of myself.
I understand I can stop participating in any activity at any time if I so choose.

I understand that this class is offered as a way to learn and develop mindfulness skills, and is in no way the practice of medicine or a substitute for psychotherapy, medical attention, examination, diagnosis, or treatment. I understand that nothing that goes on in a class is designed to treat any specific condition. I agree to consult with my physician and or my mental health provider before starting this class to ensure that it is appropriate for me to participate.

I accept full responsibility for my health. I understand and agree that the services and tools offered in the class offered by Marilia Marien are not intended to replace or be substituted for medical or mental health care. It is recognized that the trainings inherent in a class may at times make participants feel vulnerable. The class is not a therapeutic intervention for mental health or physical concerns and is not intended as such. I assume all risk for any physical or mental consequences of participating in the class. I also specifically and expressly agree to hold harmless, indemnify and release Marilia Marien from any and all liability for the results of the educational guidance that will be or have been provided. I acknowledge that the particulars shared in class by other participants are to be maintained as confidential. I will not blog or otherwise report (with the exception of my own direct experience) on content shared in this class in any form of media.

I acknowledge that I have read this entire document, that I understand its terms and provisions, and that I am agreeing to it knowingly and voluntarily.