Welcome!
DEAR COLLEAGUES AND FRIENDS,
IT IS OUR GREAT PLEASURE TO INVITE YOU TO JOIN
THE 3RD HELLENIC PSYCHODRAMA ACADEMY, TO BE HELD
ON AUGUST 01-06, 2019 IN KOLYMPARI, CRETE, GREECE.
Info

Venue

ORTHODOX ACADEMY OF CRETE
73006 Kolympari, Chania, Crete, Greece
Tel.: +30 2824022245
www.oac.gr

Official language
The official language of the Academy is English

Programme
The Programme will consist of:
Workshops
Large Groups
Social Encounters
Daily Excursions

Certificate of Attendance
All registered participants are entitled to receive a Certificate of Attendance

Dates
01 August 2019 Thursday
02 August 2019 Friday
03 August 2019 Saturday
04 August 2019 Sunday
05 August 2019 Monday
06 August 2019 Tuesday

Venue
Kolymbari in Chania is a small touristic resort of western Crete and it is located about 23 km from Chania town. The village has got shops, very good tavernas and cafes.

In Kolymbari you may experience the peaceful village atmosphere while enjoying the Cretan sun and local hospitality.

Kolymbari town centre: 300 m.
Kolymbari beach: 250 m.
City of Chania: 23 km.
Souda port: 35 km.
Chania International Airport: 39 km.

Scientific Programme
Invisible
TUESDAY, JULY 30
Early arrivals and registrations
WEDNESDAY, JULY 31
Arrivals and registrations
THURSDAY, AUGUST 1
07:00 – 08:45 Breakfast
07:15 – 07:45 Qigong* (optional)
09:00 – 10:30 Last arrivals & registrations
09:00 – 10:00 Visit of the museum of the monastery of Gonia at OAK
11:00 – 13:00 Opening Ceremony
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch at OAK
14:00 – 16:00 Free time (swimming at Kolympari, resting at OAK…)
16:00 – 17:00 Ongoing Small Groups
17:00 – 17:30 Coffee break
17:30 – 18:30 Lectures
18:30 Departure to Chania
19:15 Dinner at Chania
20:15 Walking tour at the Old Port of Chania
21:30 Ancient Greek Drama Theatre Performance in Chania
00:00 Departure from Chania to Kolympari

*Qigong is a holistic system of coordinated body posture and movement, breathing, and meditation used for the purposes of health, spirituality, and martial arts training. With roots in Chinese medicine, philosophy, and martial arts, qigong is traditionally viewed as a practice to cultivate and balance qi, translated as “life energy”.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 2
07:00 – 08:45 Breakfast
07:15 – 07:45 VinyasaYoga* (optional)
09:00 – 10:00 Ongoing Small Groups
10:30 Departure to Falassarna Bay for swimming
14:00 Lunch at Falassarna
16:00 Return to OAK
18:00 – 20:30 Workshops
21:00 Cretan traditional night and dinner

*Vinyasa Yoga , is a breath initiated practice, that connects every action of our life with the intention of moving towards what is sacred, or most important to us.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3
07:00 – 08:45 Breakfast
07:15 – 07:45 Qigong (optional)
09:00 – 10:00 Ongoing Small Groups
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 – 13:00 Workshops
13:15 Departure to Sougia for swimming
18:30 Departure from Sougia to Botanic Park for dinner
22:30 Departure from Botanic Park to OAK
23:55 – 00:15 Lunar Stretching Yoga* (optional)

*Lunar Stretching Yoga  help us feel recharged and refreshed. Developing a connection to the lunar (moon) energy enables us to feel cool, soothed, calm and nurtured. Using your breath and stillness of your body you can let go of the past and get your mind nice and quiet.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 4
07:00 – 08:45 Breakfast
07:15 – 07:45 Vinyasa Yoga (optional)
09:00 Departure to Neo Chorio village
10:15 – 11:15 Ongoing Small Groups at Neo Chorio village
11:30 Departure to Lake Kournas
12:00 – 14:00 Free time at Lake Kournas
14:00 Departure from Lake Kournas to Armenoi village
14:30 Lunch at Armenoi village
16:30 Departure from Armenoi village to Macheri village
17:00 – 18:30 Sociodrama large group in the Macheri open theater
18:45 Departure from Macheri to Kolympari
21:00 Dinner at Mylos restaurant in Kolympari
22:00 Dance dj party at Mylos
MONDAY, AUGUST 5
07:00 – 08:45 Breakfast
07:15 – 07:45 Qigong (optional)
09:00 – 10:00 Ongoing Small Groups
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 – 13:00 Workshops
13:00 Lunch at OAK
15:00 – 17:30 Workshops
17:45 Departure to Marathi bay for swimming
20:30 Dinner at Marathi
23:00 Return from Marathi to Kolympari
23:55 – 00:15 Lunar Stretching Yoga (optional)
TUESDAY, AUGUST 6
07:00 – 08:45 Breakfast
07:15 – 07:45 Vinyasa Yoga (optional)
09:00 – 10:00 Ongoing Small Groups
10:30 – 13:30 Academy Theatre & Closing Ceremony
13:30 Farewell Lunch
Accomodation & Meals
Meals

Breakfast and dinner will be offered in the dining areas of O.A.C. and on the big veranda providing a magnificent sea view.

The meals are based on the traditional Cretan cuisine and include starters, salad, main course, fruit, local wine and water.

Lunch will be provided as a basket meal when we will be on excursions by the sea and twice in local village tavernas with special Cretan menu.

Registration

All participants can register by completing the online registration form*

> Online Registration Form

*No registration form will be accepted unless accompanied by proof of full payment (copy of bank remittance) sent by e-mail.

Registration fees

Registration fees (Euro inc. V.A.T.)

Registration Fee Includes

• Academy fee
• Academy material
• Certificate of Attendance
• Accommodation for 5 nights in twin rooms (per person)
• Breakfast, lunch and dinner on all days
• Coffee breaks
• Transportation by bus both from and to the airport of Chania (CHQ)
• Transportation by bus of all the academy excursions
• Social events

Method of Payment

• Bank Transfer
• Cash

If you need to pay by bank transfer, do inform us and for security reasons you will be informed by an e-mail on how to have a secure transaction service.

Receipts & Invoices
A. In case you wish us to issue a receipt, you need to e-mail us (academy@psychodramath.gr) the following details:

• Name & Surname
• Occupation
• City
• Country

B. In case you wish us to issue an invoice, you need to e-mail us (academy@psychodramath.gr) the following details:

• Name & Surname / Institution
• Organization / Company et.c.
• Occupation
• V.A.T.
• Tax Office
• Address
• City
• Postal Code
• Country

Receipts and invoices for registrations will be provided to the participants on site during the Academy by the Secretariat. No receipts or invoices will be sent in advance.

Cancelation Policy
The Academy Organizers will charge a handling fee of 10% for cancellations  received before 15 April 2019. There will be no refund for cancellations received after this date or onsite. Cancellations must be sent in writing to the academy secretary.

All refund requests (also in the case of over or double payment) must be claimed by email to: academy@psychodramath.gr  no later than 01 July 2019.

A handling fee of 10% will be charged for all refunds. Refunds during the academy will not be possible.

Invitation Letter
Participants may require an official Invitation Letter, to enable them to overcome administrative difficultiew in their countries in order to participate in the Academy.

It must be understood that such letters do not imply any commitments from the Academy (Organizers, Secreteriat e.t.c.) to provide financial assistance.

If you require such a letter, you may apply to the Organizing – Administrative Bureau by sending a relative e-mail to academy@psychodarmath.gr in order to receive your invitation letter to time.

 

CONTACT US

0030 213 0044800

ACADEMY@PSYCHODRAMATH.GR