Learn Buteyko Free of Charge
If you would like to learn the Buteyko method but due to current financial difficulties, you find yourself unable to afford it. Then you can use the form below to enrol with us and have a One to One Pure Buteyko lesson with either Ciaran or Patrick Mckeown free of charge.
Please only use this form if your situation is genuine as you will be depriving another student of a place.
Also, know that if you can afford it and pay for a session with us, this makes it possible for us to dedicate the time to do this, as we say in Ireland: Thanks a million.
By enrolling with us, you agree to the following:
Please be aware that the Buteyko method classes that we provide are not a substitute for professional care by a qualified medical doctor or other health care professional.
Always check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your condition or treatment.
Please note that the techniques mentioned are not intended to replace conventional medical treatment and care. Nor are they intended to replace formal diagnosis and treatment by a qualified medical practitioner.
Our therapies may give information or guidance that could bring about positive change and such information or guidance is given to you the student to consider. Although the practitioner will be supportive and as helpful as possible in all decision making and change processes, any resulting choices and changes made by the student do remain the personal and legal responsibility of the student.
By enrolling and booking with us you agree not to decrease or alter any medication you may be taking without prior consultation and approval from a medical doctor. And that you fully understand that failing to comply with this direction may pose a risk to your health.
Suitability and Supervision
Do not commence Buteyko breathing exercises if you have any of the following conditions: sickle cell anaemia; arterial aneurysm; very high uncontrolled blood pressure; any heart problems in the past three months; uncontrolled hyperthyroidism; a known brain tumour or kidney disease.
Likewise do not practice Buteyko breathing exercises during pregnancy. The best option is for mothers to learn the method and have a high Control Pause prior to becoming pregnant.
If you suffer from diabetes: a reversal of hyperventilation will reduce blood sugar levels which may, in turn, lead to a diabetic coma, exercises must be performed only under direct supervision with a healthcare professional such as an endocrinologist or diabetes nurse.
Supervision when performing Buteyko exercises is also required for sufferers of: severe asthma, emphysema, epilepsy, and schizophrenia.
By booking with us you are attesting to be a suitable candidate for the taking up of Buteyko breathing exercises and that you will if necessary conduct the exercises under supervision as outlined.
Within limits provided for by law, all interactions that take place between you and us are considered confidential. This includes questionnaires, all sessions with the practitioner, any scheduling or appointment notes, all session content records and any progress notes that are taken during your sessions. No information will be shared or revealed to any person, agency, or organisation without your prior written consent.
Required Software And Equipment For Online Sessions
You will need a mobile phone, tablet or computer with Skype or Zoom installed. We will ask you for your Skype Name during your booking. Then we will reach out to you using that Skype Name when it is time for your appointment. If you are using Zoom we will Whats App and e-mail you an invitation ten minutes before your session.
Questionnaire and Enrolment Form
In order for us to prepare for your class please answer as many of the following questions as you can. Then fill out the enrolment form below. This questionnaire and form are sent directly to our practitioner who will send you a confirmation of its submission. Please check your email inbox and spam folders for this confirmation.
After you receive this confirmation we will get back to you with a time and date for your session, this time and date will be based on your written location below.
Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following?