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Terms and Conditions

These general terms and conditions are intended to provide clarity about the agreements between the trainer and the participant.


In these terms and conditions, the following terms apply:

Participant: an individual or an employee of a client who participates in a training

Trainer: the trainer who provides the mindfulness training (or related session)

Plek om te Zijn: training agency for mindfulness training and individual meditation sessions registered with the Chamber of Commerce under number 69984700

MBSR: the 8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction training offered by Plek om te Zijn.

Workshop: a separate workshop offered by Plek om te Zijn. A workshop usually lasts up to 1 day and can generally be booked individually. This could include a separate meditation evening, a 1-day silent retreat, or a mindfulness workshop in nature.


Registration and Payment for MBSR

The participant can express their interest by email or through the form on the website ( Then, the trainer will contact the participant to schedule an introductory meeting. This meeting is intended to discuss mutual expectations and can take place by phone, Zoom, or face-to-face. If both the participant and the trainer agree to proceed with the training, the participant will receive a confirmation and invoice.

The invoice must be paid within 14 days. After payment, the registration is confirmed. If the invoice is not paid within 14 days, the participant will lose their reserved spot in the training, and it may be given to another interested participant.

Cancellation of MBSR by Participant

Cancellation of registration is possible under the following conditions:

  • Within 14 days after registration, the participant is entitled to cancel their participation free of charge.

  • Up to 1 month before the start of the training, the participant can cancel free of charge.

  • For cancellations less than 1 month before the start, the participant is obliged to pay 50% of the training costs.

  • For cancellations less than 2 weeks before the start of the training, the participant is obligated to pay the full costs.

Cancellation or Rescheduling of MBSR by Trainer

Plek om te Zijn has the right to reschedule one or more course days with an explanation in the event of unforeseen circumstances and cancel the entire training due to too few registrations.

In the event of a planned training not taking place due to too few registrations, the participants will be informed no later than 2 weeks before the start of the training. In such cases, a refund of the payment will be made, unless the participant indicates a desire to participate in a training at another time.

Registration and Payment for Workshop

The participant can register for a workshop via the website ( Workshops must be paid in advance. The reservation is confirmed after payment.

Cancellation of Workshop by Participant

Refunds are generally not possible for workshops. In special situations, you can contact us, and we will explore possible solutions together.

Health and Safety

For your safety, you must comply with all relevant rules and safety measures applicable at the location of the respective event or activity. Our products and services are intended to support and facilitate personal and spiritual development and do not replace the services and/or treatment of a doctor, psychologist, psychiatrist, or medication. If you are under the care of a physician or other caregiver, it is your responsibility to inform and consult with them regarding the participation in or use of our services. We are not liable for the consequences of discontinuation of treatment or medication. Participation in the training is entirely at your own risk. The training is not therapy and does not replace medical treatment. Please inform the trainer of any physical and/or psychological complaints before the start of the training. Plek om te Zijn cannot be held liable for any possible physical injuries or psychological complaints of the participant.


As a participant, you remain responsible at all times for your personal belongings, such as clothing, footwear, jewelry, etc. Neither we nor the location can be held liable for loss, theft, or damage to personal belongings other than as a result of our negligence or failure to comply with agreements. We carefully select the locations. When you participate, we expect you to treat the location and its surroundings as you would your own home. Any damage you cause will be charged to you as the cause. Except for intent or conscious recklessness, our total liability due to an attributable failure in the performance of the agreement or for any other reason is limited to the compensation of direct damages up to a maximum of the amount of the price agreed for that agreement, including VAT. Liability for indirect damages, such as consequential damages, loss of profit, missed savings, reduced goodwill, damage due to business interruption, etc., is excluded. In case of an attributable failure, you must first give us written notice of default, with a reasonable period, so that we have the opportunity to fulfill our obligations, correct any errors, limit or rectify damages.


If you are dissatisfied with our products or services, please let us know by sending an email. We will then have a conversation to handle the complaint in the best possible way and explore a suitable solution. We will also examine how we can improve our services to prevent a recurrence. We will respond to complaints within 14 days at the latest.


All copyright, image, and other rights resting on the (lesson) materials provided by Plek om te Zijn for the training remain the property of Plek om te Zijn. Without explicit written permission from Plek om te Zijn, the (lesson) materials may not be used or distributed in any form by a participant or third parties other than for the personal use of the participant in the context of their training.


Do you have any questions related to these terms and conditions? Please contact Joris Verhees at

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