Relaxed, no pressure kind of retreat center, far away from city vibes, out in the nature, beautiful views, home-like atmosphere, I’m looking forward to coming back and recommend this to all my friends and family ❤️ very safe environment to experience different native medicines and healing modalities.
MagicalThe Nada Brahma Healing centre
The Nada Brahma Healing centre is a truly unique place to help you through your transformation whether physical, mental or emotional, facilitated by people who really care about each and every person who has committed to this journey. After seeing how Carlos, Jessica and Alex work with people I knew that this was the right place for me to embark on a spiritual journey with plant medicine. I felt supported through every stage of the healing, before and after, which are crucial times to learn how to integrate and make sense of everything learnt from Ayahuasca, Kambo and the other plant medicines. Having tried Ayahuasca previously, I can see how the people facilitating it is absolutely crucial to the experience you have and Carlos and Alex are very experienced and emotionally supportive, which allowed me to feel safe during each ceremony. Jessica’s wealth of knowledge on holistic health and nutrition, as well as feminine touch to everything, definitely made me feel very comfortable and looked after where we stayed. The food was amazing and I’ve even started using some of the recipes at home. I loved that there is no set order or schedule to anything. It felt like a breath of fresh air to just go with the flow and enjoy each moment as it comes. The group activities were so much fun and a great way to see more of Costa Rica. I made some incredible friendships during my stay there and it was so encouraging to see the positive changes in others around me. Not to mention, that the centre was immersed in the wild, with animals and green all around. What better way to get back in touch with yourself. A truly unique place and experience!
PEACE AND HAPPINESS…
PEACE AND HAPPINESS…
My husband and I just recently returned from Nada Brahma Healing Center. We experienced our first Plant Medicine (Ayahuasca) along with Kambo, sweat lodge and yoga. First I would like to thank Jessica, Carlos, Alex and all the staff for welcoming us with peace and joy and making us feel right at home. I was nervous at first because I had never been to Costa Rica and didn’t know what to expect from the plant medicine. However, Carlos and Jessica made us feel so at peace and safe that by the end of the week we had made several new life time friends. I can not recommend this peaceful, intimate retreat enough and words won’t do it justice. Just to wake up in the morning to the sounds of the birds and the jungle was so peaceful I miss it. Jessica puts so much love into her yummy food that I have changed my diet to keep it going. She has sent us all the recipes for the dishes which are easy to prepare, healthy, delicious and filling. Thank you Jessica for that. Carlos and Alex work hand in hand at giving us the best Ayahuasca experience. Carlos was very supportive through the healing sessions we did with the medicine, letting you have your own space and stepping in right when needed. He saw the beauty in life and was able to convey his knowledge with a calm knowing. The waterfalls, sunsets, the beautiful location and the sacred ceremonies will stay with me forever, or until I go back again. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND anyone looking to experience plant medicine must go to Nada Brahma Healing Center. Thank you all for giving us the experience of a life time. Love Carol and Emilio.
Attending the Nada Brahma healing
Attending the Nada Brahma healing center this last 3 weeks has a life changing experience for me. While it was incredibly intense and triggering at times, it also opened up pathways that catapulted me into connecting and accepting my shadow aspects and open my heart to a massive degree.
I barely recognize who I am right now… This is liberating and also scary … The reason I gave this retreat five stars is because of everything it encompassed that led me to these shifts: A sacred space to experience Ayahuasca ceremonies and safety for me to process deep trauma that came up throughout the retreat. Feeling unconditional love from Carlos and all of the staff, and personalized attention when needed. Immersion in nature. Healthy juicing and detox from sugar, meat, dairy and processed foods under Jessica’s tutelage.
I also am grateful for the connections I made with all the other participants that I saw myself in.
I feel like I have a family here I can come back to that has seen aspects of me nobody else has. I am incredibly grateful to Carlos, Jessica, Alex, Andres, Sophie, and Ruff..
Personal and safe
Personal and safe
I was a very careful and observant person until i was invited into Carlos, Jessica and their childrens home. The Ayahuasca ceremonies and all it contains are filled from top to bottom with Carlos and Alex’ love which really hit my inside while i was lying there listening. If you are like me looking for a really personal and safe place to retreat – i highly recommend this place. I do not think it can get any better. I miss you guys and thank you a life time for your kindness and i am really looking forward to seeing you again.
Life changing week
I took part in an Ayahuasca retreat at Nada Brahma last week. I could talk extensively about the beauty of the surrounding nature, the songs of birds, the beautiful smiles and loving care of everyone involved in the center, the delicious food, the comfortable beds and all the details that made my stay exceedingly pleasant and relaxing but, if I had to recommend Nada Brahma to anyone, it would be for the absolute awareness and connection of Carlos and Alex, their profound knowledge of plant medicine and their ability to always do or say the right thing at the right time. Within a very short time I got to the point of trusting them with my own life. My experience greatly exceeded the goals I had set for myself and radically changed my life. My gratitude for the Nada Brahma people is as big as I can experience. Matteo
coming home into being
coming home into being
Coming to the 1 week Ayahuasca retreat at the Nada Brahma Healing Center was one of the most deep experiences in my life. I´m meditating since 15 years and also had beautiful experiences – I´ve seen incredible things and miracles performed. But this retreat took me to a place where I really met myself and connected to my essence – it`s so far beyond any words – like coming home into being. Besides from my inner journey, my connection to Ma and the answers she gave me, the way Carlos, Jessica & Alex prepare you and take care of everything around – the physical and emotional needs – it touched my heart and it is a teaching in itself about how to live life as a flow – heart-fully and open and present. Jessica with her beautiful female energy is always there to help and nourish you with whatever you need, and Carlos silence and presence has touched my inner core and that will always stay inside me. He has such a profound knowing about these things, that for the first time I was able to trust someone. And Alex is an example of living life from the heart. I´m grateful forever and I feel this is the best place to do such a retreat!
Nada Brahma was better than I could have hoped for. Carlos, Alex and Jessica were perfect. Carlos has integrity, warmth, incredible knowledge and a sense of humor. He was always around when I had a question or needed some kind words. He was able to clear up my confusion by saying just what I needed to hear. Truly, perfection. Jessica takes such good care to make sure we all had enough to eat and drink whilst making it all look effortless. She easily shared her experiences which were comforting. Jessica made me feel cared for and safe, very important when experiencing such profound shifts. Alex was a beautiful addition to the whole experience. He is kind and funny and clear and peaceful. His smile is settling and beatific. He saw the beauty in life and was able to convey his knowledge with a calm knowing. I loved my time at Nada Brahma. I will be back, for sure.
Aligning with retreats at the Nada Brahma Healing Center was the most beautiful thing that happened to me in a long, very long time. It changed my life, nothing less. Without having met Carlos and his team, I felt complete trust and alignement for the process. When Carlos and Alex picked me up at the airport the night of my arrival to Costa Rica, I felt so much bliss. I was there, the path was unravelling. We embarked on a powerful healing and awakening journey for which I am forever thankful. Carlos is amazing. He always found the exact words to reach my soul and made me radiate from the inside out. Alex is a concentrated ball of love and Jessica is so nurturing and loving, adding a welcomed feminine energy to the healing journey. This journey touched my heart, soul, body and mind so deeply. I will never be the same, and I would never go back to my “previous self” if I was to be given the opportunity. In fact I want to go back and work with them further. I am blessed to have crossed paths with the Nada Brahma Healing Center energy and team. Thank you again. From Catherine
Hi my name is Mary
Hi my name is Mary Angelina and it is impossible for me to put into words exactly what this experience has been for me at Nada Brahma. In many ways it was beyond words because it has brought me to a place where I no longer have to search for an identity of belonging in the world. Very personal connections with amazing people who really are sincere, caring, informational, and show you that the power of the plant medicines are uniquely only for you in your journey. I have traveled to many places in my life in desire interest of all sorts. The Philia Center, Depak Chopra Center, John of God, Deborah King energy medicine, healer among a few. They were all phenomenal experiences in their own way however do not compare in any means of my stay at the Nada Brahma. Jessica you are such a delight, warm, kind soul. Carlos and Alex what can I say….thank you! I only hope that what I say which again is not in words but from my heart ALL those who experience the beautiful plant medicine……find peace, health, love, and God within. Blessings to all of you.
Days Ayahuasca Retreat
Days Ayahuasca Retreat
I spent 8 days at Nada Brahma Healing Center to experience the healing power of plants medicines with Carlos, Alex and Jessica. I consider it as the most profound experience that I EVER HAD IN MY LIFE! You get to be in a truly family loving environment with the great delicious all vegan food. I booked a single room and was very clean and comfortable for me. It comes with clean fresh towels and your own water bottle. We had the chance to access all the property landscape with the amazing view of the jungle horizon that opens to water, mountains and woods. It’s a truly heaven place to reflect on every aspect of the beauty of Costa Rica. Carlos, Alex and Jessica are very warm hearted loving people that taught me so much and I can’t express how transformed my being to a higher and better human on this earth. Especially going through the tough times with experiencing the power of the ancient plants, Carlos was there for us at ALL times to assist and uplift our spirits. We got the chance to visit the top of the mountains, volcanoes waterfalls and some small shopping areas. I highly recommend the retreat of Nada Brahma Healing Center for everyone who is really serious about big transformation to be a better soul on this earth. Love and light to Carlos, Jessica and Alex <3 Hattan Bakhit
What a magical experience!
What a magical experience! Carlos and his team provided us several amazing ceremonies and have been supportive and nurturing at every moment . With Carlos as my shamanic guide, I felt safe and encouraged at the times I needed him. Because of their whole team, I have been able to integrate and learn so much about myself. I will be forever changed and grateful for their kindness and expertise. Carlos, Jessica and Alex have become my friends now and they are such beautiful and amazing souls. Lots of love- eric
WOW…what can I say?!
WOW…what can I say?! I got back from a week at the Nada Brahma Healing Center, and I feel like I have been re-born!!! The best experience of my life, and the most profound change; I have discovered the real me!! The people managing this center are FANTASTIC: Carlos, Jessica, Alex, Andres, Sofia and Raff (Raff is the loving dog!!). THANK YOU guys!!! Much love to you all!!
– Vas – U.K./Romania
Words can not do justice to how profound the experience is
Words can not do justice to how profound the experience is. It’s the amazing people and spirit behind this place that make it truly exceptional. There are lots of spiritual resorts out there, with a host of activities on the menu to be had: If that is what you want, it would be best to seek it elsewhere. If however you are ready for a guided process to face your pain head-on and resolve stuck patterns, this may be the next step in your journey. When you are willing to do the hard work involved and open to some incredibly challenging and unpleasant moments, then this center has the potential to completely transform your life from the inside out. You will be exposed to a stunning environment, unplugged from time obsession, and introduced to absolutely delicious vegan food. The focus here is on letting go of past struggles and coming into alignment with who you are in a way that is free of resistance. Be prepared for a life-changing experience. Thank you!
I now remember who we are
I now remember who we are.
Have you ever wondered why we are on planet Earth excisting in a forever expanding universe? I was wondering, traveling around searcing for the answer. By a synchronicity I ended up at Carlos and Jessicas home. And I’m so thankful I did. It was such a safe, loving and beautiful place to be. Thanks to them Ayahuasca had a chance to wake me up and make me feel and know these answers in my heart as clear as I know my name. Here’s some of the messages Ayahuasca made me remember; (Feel how the words below goes from your brain and lands in your heart.) *There is no good or bad in the universe, just different perspectivs. *Life’s a joke! We’re here to have fun, learn, understand and create. *We’re all the same. There’s no differens between you and me. I am you and you are me. We’re all one. *You are the creator of the universe. You have created everything you been thru. And you have the power to create whatever you want and dream of. *Listen to your feelings and intuition, it’s your souls language to tell youself your path. Give yourself a big hug and put your hands on your heart. Feel the love growing strong from the inside. You don’t have to look for anything anywhere. You have everything inside of you, you have only choosen to forget who you are when you came into your human body. If you want to remember you can. You can meditate for a lifetime to get your answers; or you can buy a ticket to Costa Rica and meet your new loving family Carlos, Jessica, Alex, Andres, Sofia and Raff.❤️✨ It’s the best I’ve done in (this) life so far. It’s much more fun to live when you know in your heart the rules of the game. Lots of love and light// Majken Sofia (Finland)
MagicalI participated in a “mini-retreat”,
I participated in a “mini-retreat”, facilitated by Carlos. He is a very gentle soul and has a very liberating approach as a guide. The retreat consisted of ayahuasca, kambo and a temazcal ceremonies. I felt very safe in the hands of Carlos and highly recommend Nada Brahma Healing Center. I did not feel restricted in any way, on the contrary, I felt a lot of freedom to choose what to do in my spare time, while processing the plant medicines. Jessica was also very helpful in created an amazing atmosphere and cooking delicious vegan food to support us through the integration process! Carlos’s assistant – Alex amazed me with his beautiful and relaxed presence and his opennes to share his healing story with us. And not to mention their gorgeous children, which add an element of childish joy and playfulness to it all. Thank you for hosting my first Aya ceremony, I would love to come back and build upon that experience and give you a big hug <3 Love, Anelia
I went into the ceremonies
I went into the ceremonies with a lot of fear. I was able to face my fears and guided by Carlos and team. I’ve realized that after facing some of my deepest fears I am less resistant and more accepting of life and what comes. After years of self-abuse, the amount of healing that can be done with a week with Carlos is incredible. I definitely recommend his services.
wonderful healing experience
wonderful healing experience
I loved being at Nada Brahma Healing Center with Jessica, Carlos and Aleks. Anyone who seeks to dive into the realms of plant medicine and is looking for a safe space to do this, should go to Nada Brahma. I felt so taken care of from the moment of signing up, arriving until the end of my stay. Every wish is was being fulfilled and I felt so welcome, loved and appreciated by everyone. All questions were answered at any time, all worries taken care of and we were spoilt with the most amazing healthy food and outdoor experiences. The waterfalls, sunsets, the beautiful location and the sacred ceremonies touched me deeply. Jessica, Carlos and Aleks are an amazing team. They support everyone individually with their love and undivided presence. I can highly recommed going there. I would do it again anytime 🙂 Thanks to everyone at Nada Brahma Gisela
Life changing experience
Life changing experience
Upon arriving at the Nada Brahma Healing Center, I instantly felt the warm welcome from Carlos and Jessica, this made me feel very comfortable. Carlos was very supportive through the healing sessions we did with the medicine, letting you have your own space and stepping in right when needed. Through the medicine work, I felt I was transcending deep rooted fears causing me to shift my perspective to the positive. The connection I made here was incredible, I felt like I was part of the family! I would highly recommend this incredibly healing experience to anyone! -Ewelina
It’s now a few mounths since I spontaniously ended up at Nada Brahma to meet Carlos Jessica and Alex. If I were to explain this experience with one word it would be life changing. I have left my past and my fears behind and my future is now in the hands of the univers. I am going back again soon to learn even more about my true self.
It only takes you one look into his eyes to know that “he is the one”.
You can literally see the entire universe.
During the whole experience Carlos is deeply connected to you, is very gentle and non judging.
He guides you with genuine presence and knows exactly what to do at any time.
Carlos and his Team have assisted me transform key aspects of my life, which has helped me to truly heal and move forward.
I’m forever grateful for you Carlos and Alex, Thank You.
Para mi haber conocido a Carlos, Alex, Yessica, Andrés, Sofía y Roof fue algo inolvidable, estoy muy agradecida por todo lo que ellos me enseñaron, no solo con las diferentes medicinas, que todas son increíbles. El trabajo que ellos hacen es algo integral y muy profundo, ellos son una familia increíble, llena de amor y gracias a eso toda la experiencia con la medicina se vuelve mucho más fácil, el sentirte en casa te hace sentir también que estás seguro y puedes en la ceremonia dejar de resistirte a aprender lo que Ayahuasca tiene para enseñarte.. Ayahuasca me enseñó mucho de traumas de la infancia, del universo, de la conexión con lo espiritual y el trabajo en uno mismo, de la vida de las personas que me rodean como aprendizaje, entre mucha otras cosas.. Este viaje ayuda no solo a sanar, también a conocer más de nosotros mismos, nos ayuda a comprender muchas cosas y va más allá de lo que puedes imaginar.. Estoy muy feliz también por haber experimentado la experiencia con mi grupo en el retiro, los amo mucho a todos, Joy tu también me enseñaste mucho y lo sigues haciendo =) Muchas gracias por todo a todos los integrantes de Nada Brahma Healing Center que son mi familia, los amo!!
Profound Healing Experience
Profound Healing Experience
When I arrived at Nada Brahma Healing Centre on my own, after finding this retreat centre through a google search, I was naturally curious about how safe the space would feel, and what types of people I would meet. From the moment I arrived, it was clear that this was no ordinary place. The small group size allowed for deep conversations, and plenty of space for integration. Carlos leads the ceremonies with deep presence, intuition, respect and love. Aleks brings light to every conversation, and the openness of his joy is a wonder to behold. Jessica creates a warm welcoming space for all, and nourishes guests from the inside and out with beautiful food. Since the retreat, my life has evolved more than I thought possible, and continues to change and grow. I am forever grateful for the opportunity offered at Nada Brahma.
Morir y volver a Nacer
Morir y volver a Nacer – Die and be born again.
Por donde empezar?…describir algo tan magico, describir encontrarse con el creador, es tan dificil con las palabras, desbordan mis sentimientos para poder hacerlo. Fue la mejor experiencia en tema de curacion, realmente me ayudo y mucho, estoy en un nuevo camino de paz y amor, la medicina…ayahuasca es amor puro, te mostro el camino…senti morir y renacer, cuando volvi de esa muerte solo sentia AMOR, realmente una experiencia inolvidable, agradecer a Carlos, Harold y ALex por la auyuda, por la ceremonia por mostrarme este camino, el camino de la sanacion. Muy feliz de empezar de nuevo y bien, recomendado al 100% la ceremonia, linda gente, lindo ambiente linda sanacion…muchas pero muchas muchas gracias de nuevo, abrazo gigante a todos. Atte Lucas Bolatti Where to begin?… to describe something so magical, to describe meeting the creator, it is so difficult with words, my feelings overflow to be able to do it. It was the best experience in terms of healing, really helped me and much, I am on a new path of peace and love, medicine… ayahuasca is pure love, I show you the way… I felt to die and reborn, when I came back from that death I only felt LOVE, really an unforgettable experience, to thank Carlos, Harold and ALex for the help, for the ceremony for showing me this way, the way. Very happy to start again and well, 100% recommended the ceremony, nice people, beautiful environment, beautiful healing… many but many thanks again, big hug to all. Attete Lucas Bolatti
This healing center
This healing center has all the ingredients to renew your life. Education on nutrition located on top of a mountain in San Ramon:) Thanks for supporting the US Armed Forces to help reintegrate and recover at Warfighters R&R; We will be back soon!
He tenido la mejor experiencia
He tenido la mejor experiencia espiritual en mi vida. Me ayudo a conectarme mas con mi mismo y tener una visión mas amplia sobre la vida.
Para mi fue una transformación espiritual. La medicina, el ambiente y actividades proporcionadas por Carlos, Alex y Jessica crean una armonía única y comunicación extrasensorial con tu interior, la naturaleza y la unidad. Sin duda una experiencia revitalizadora y sorprendente. En cada viaje siempre me sentí bendecido con su guía, trabajando mis miedos, aprendiendo un nuevo idioma con mi alrededor. El Ayahuasca es una experiencia fuerte, única, asombrosa y a la vez de mucha paz interior. En Costa Rica fui a conocer la otra familia que había dejado de visitar hacía tiempo.
Nada Brahma es un pequeño Edén
Han pasado dos meses y un poquito después de mi retiro en Nada Brahma y, cada vez que trato de escribir mi “review”, me parece insuficiente e injusto. Hoy me decidí a hacerlo de una vez por todas porque, aunque me sigue pareciendo una experiencia indescriptible(de lo grandiosa), lo injusto sería no hacerlo, aún cuando las palabras no alcancen siquiera a rozar la superficie de lo que considero ha sido “El viaje de mi vida”.
Nada de lo que diga abarcará cuanto de maravilloso tiene este lugar donde conocí ese amor incondicional del que tanto había leído.
Nada Brahma es un pequeño edén habitado por ángeles donde se respira naturaleza, amor y paz.
Llegar y sentirme como en casa fue el primer milagro. Carlos, Alex y Jessica me acogieron con tal calidez que bastaron unos instantes para disipar los temores y dudas conque uno se enfrenta a lo desconocido.
Hospitalidad sincera, sabiduría y entrega, más allá de lo imaginable, parece ser el “motto” de este equipo que, en sólo 8 días, transformó mi existencia y me acompañó y guió a través de un viaje de crecimiento espiritual tan extraordinario como indescriptible. De su mano, descorrí los velos y atravesé todas mis sombras, enfrenté mis miedos, reconocí el amor que soy y constaté la esencia divina que me habita, a mí y a todos.
Cada ceremonia obró su milagro. Las plantas maestras, administradas por Carlos y Alex con infinito amor, me mostraron el camino y me devolvieron la confianza en la vida y en el Ser. Sin la ayuda de ellos, no sé qué habría hecho con todas las oscuridades y traumas que me fueron develados. Siento que, el proceso de integración en el que me guiaron, fue tan importante y necesario como la experiencia de la medicina en sí.
Hoy respiro amor y paz, camino con paso firme por la vida hacia la luz que me mostraron y tengo una nueva familia allá en San Ramón.
Gracias Carlos. Gracias Alex. Gracias Jessica. ¡¡Son lo máximo!! Si alguna vez sintiera el llamado nuevamente, sé a dónde regresar. Los amo.
MY AYAHUASCA IN COSTA RICA
If you are planning to come here to just trip balls this may not be the place for you… if you feel like you are stuck in a rut or as Carlos explains it best “to connect with your true self” this may be the place for you. Before I had come to the retreat I was stuck in a vicious negative feedback whirlpool that I could never seem to swim out of… until I had taken Ayahuasca. Ayahusca did NOT cure anything – she just showed me the fallacy of the way I looked at the world and in a way showed me what I already knew in my sub-conscious mind. She cleared the bullshit fog of ego and negative self perception I had about myself and let me be my TRUE self for the first time. It was the most liberating thing in the world. My spirit felt as light as ever and my mind felt like it was at true peace for the first time since I exited the womb. Now don’t get me wrong I don’t want to make it seem like the plant medicine is all butterflies and sunshine as it can be very physically and mentally demanding depending on how much baggage you go in with. What do I mean by that? I guess you could compare the plant medicine to Santa Clause – she KNOWS whether you’ve been good or bad to yourself; have you neglected taking care of your body? She will show you in a tough love kind of way that you need to take care of yourself better. And the same can be said about your mental state.
As far as the location of the place I would be hard pressed to find a better setting especially at such a price point as Nada Brahma. The staff was on top of keeping the place very tidy and catered to our needs whenever we were hungry or thirsty. We always had fresh homemade meals which was always delicious. Thank you Jessica! Throughout my week stay at NB I got the feeling that Carlos and Jessica weren’t in it for the money but to genuinely help the people. The smaller group setting also feels a lot more intimate and I am grateful for all the knowledge and wisdom Carlos shared with us.
In the end if you come with good intentions Mother Aya will take care of you. 🙂
Special shout out to Harold, the staff, Ruff, and the kiddos for putting up with the guests rummaging in and out of there place at all hours of the day.
The Nada Brahma Healing Center
The Nada Brahma Healing Center was a completely transformational experience for me. Carlos and Jessica have advanced knowledge in holistic healing, health and emotional integration. I was supported with whole foods, plant medicine, essential oils, organic herbs, physical activity, yoga instruction, daily water falls access and fun amazing day trip excursions around Costa Rica. Their property is full of jungle sounds, flowers, butterflies, many bird varieties, an amazing view and the occasional monkey troop pass through. I came suffering with weakness, muscle atrophy, limited mobility with debilitating pain in my joints. They customized my healing program to where I am now exercising daily building strength and eating foods that reduce inflammation and pain. There is a very intense emotional aspect of integration regarding the use of plant medicine. Be prepared to face your deepest fears. Carlos is an gifted shaman with this is type of deep emotional healing. This is a 5 star healing center for someone willing to do the work towards complete healing and wholeness.
Hi. I have been to Nada Brahma Healing center for a 3 day retreat a few months ago. what can i say? as of today – my life has changed for the better. This was my first retreat. I thank Jessica and Carlos for the warm professional journey. From the little i have understood regarding such retreats – Nada Brahma is the real deal. If / When I decide to go for another – I will go back to Nada Brahma. Good luck to everyone on their journey! Peace, UV
10 years PTSD solved in a week
10 years PTSD solved in a week
Carlos have the most powerful tool to help me heal my soul. Costa Rica have most healing energy if you looking for a safe place to release your mask and heal your soul. All the plant medicines worked on energy level which nothing theory and self work can compare with. I had almost 10 years depression and anxiety. I have tried countless way to heal myself and all I found is people who claim they can cure me they themselves are depressed, includes many spiritual teachers and psychologist. I wanted to find the truth about human happiness and Carlos is the person who have the one truth answer. The whole retreat is essential, Carlos combined different medicines to detox and heal on both physical and mental level. Also when we working on our emotions and trauma, there is no time limit like normal psychology session, Carlos will make sure we processed our emotions by talking to him hours to hours, he cares about people more than anything. It is the place for me to find myself back and heal my abstract trauma.However, with the whole process, finding the right Sharmen is the key, since the medicine is really powerful, we need to make sure we are on good hand. And Carlos is the most reliable person I have ever seen. Also Jessica’s cooking and organic life skills also educated me to how to proper take care of my body and have a healthy life style after this re-birth process.