Facilitators & Healers.

Daniel Yepez
Costa Rica

Facilitator & Medicine Man

Daniel Yepez, Behold Retreats Facilitator
Daniel has lived for nearly 20 years in Costa Rica, dedicating the past 12 to researching plant medicines and facilitating transformational journeys with Ayahuasca, Yopo, Yage, Jurema, Bufo, and Iboga.

Originally from Venezuela, and raised in America, Daniel brings a high degree of conscientiousness and care to the design of his retreats, and loves to integrate high quality sound and instrumentation to amplify the experiences.

Tanya Rozenthal
Netherlands

Facilitator, Healer, & Therapist

Tanya has more than 15 years of experience  as a body-focused coach, psychotherapist, Kundalini yoga teacher, musician and healer. She was inspired by several mystical, shamanic and yogic healing traditions and integrates her expertise with a unique blend of compassion, wisdom and humour.

As a facilitator she holds space to bring light deep-rooted and persistent traumas, core wounds and hidden obstructive patterns in family, women's and men's lineages - providing foundation for transformation, healing, and integration. 

She specializes in deep body and process work, sex and intimacy coaching, trauma work, ancestral medicine work and healing the feminine.


OzKar
Portugal & Spain

Facilitator & Healer

OzKar is an intuitive and experienced healer having began his spiritual journey 20 years ago. He has vast experience working with the medicine Bufo Alvarius (5-MeO-DMT). He is gentle and knowledgeable while preparing clients before a journey, ensuring that they have all the tools they need to surrender to the healing experience. 

His warm, kind, and grounding energy is ever-present. He is equipped with many tools to help you integrate your experience and  will be there to support you at all times during your retreat. He is a gifted energy healer and bodyworker.

Jonathan Miller-Weisberger
Costa Rica & Ecuador

Retreat Director & Facilitator

Jonathan Miller-Weisberger, Behold Retreats Facilitator
Ethnobotanist Jonathon Miller Weisberger has spent the past twenty-nine years studying rainforest plant medicine traditions. Since 1996 he has organized biannual “Rainforest Medicine Councils,” experiential workshops journeys, for personal, community and planetary renewal, that have offered participants an intimate opportunity to meet and learn from cultural adepts.

His book “Rainforest Medicine – Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon” was published in 2013. He is the steward of Ocean Forest Ecolodge, where he guides rainforest experiences, tending the garden and overseeing operations. 

Coaches and Therapists.

We are grateful for guidance and support broad range of advisors including plant medicine experts, coaches, therapists, doctors, ethnobotanists, spiritual teachers, and entrepreneurs.

Justine Baruch 

Transformational Coach 

Justine’s own journey through health and wellness, personal development and spirituality has naturally unfolded into a coaching practice and running retreats around the world. Her degree in Psychology and Sociology, as well as being a facilitator of The Work of Byron Katie and Compassionate Inquiry, helps her to navigate the body, mind and emotions in an integrated way. 

She facilitates one-on-one and group Ayahuasca journeys as well as supports individuals in the preparatory and integration phases. Over the last 15 years of extensive studies and direct experience she has learned to help people become more embodied, empowered and accountable and live a more connected and conscious life.

Mark Drummond Davis 

Psychotherapist and Transformational Coach

Mark is a licensed clinical social worker who studied comparative literature at Harvard, psychodynamic psychotherapy at clinically acclaimed Smith College, and transformational coaching with Kwan Um Zen Master Bon Soeng as well as psychedelic integration pioneer Shiri Malcolm Godasi. 

He is the entrepreneurial founder of Nondual Psychedelic Integration, a private therapy and coaching practice committed to holistically optimizing your psychedelic growth with a bespoke blend of nondual, Gestalt, Jungian, and neuroscience-informed approaches.

Mark's compassionate presence radiates through his deeply experiential sessionsliving meditations that transcend the limits of talk therapy by immersing you in the oceanic wonder of being.

Paul Jozsef

Psychotherapist and Counsellor

Paul is a counsellor and psychotherapist based in Westmount, Montreal. He works with clients to help them identify and tackle the obstacles blocking them from enjoying a healthier, happier and more fulfilling life. He is also an experienced mindfulness meditation teacher and practitioner, regularly running mindfulness workshops and seminars for workplaces, community groups and schools.

He provides integration counselling to individuals that have experienced, or are curious about, non-ordinary states of consciousness. That is, he helps people make sense of, and integrate their transpersonal and psychedelic experiences into their everyday lives.

During integration sessions, he takes an integrative approach which can include one or more psychotherapeutic modalities. He work’s largely in a psychodynamic, existential manner with a strong focus mindfulness practices.
Counselling sessions are often conversational in style, with a focus on growth, change and living a meaningful life.

Sean Chiddy

Psychologist and CBT Psychotherapist

With a long-standing interest in healing an wellbeing, Sean trained and registered as a psychologist in Australia and later as a Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapist in the UK, supporting people working with various common mental health conditions including depression, trauma (PTSD), and various other mood and anxiety problems. 

He is known for his compassionate and down to earth manner. After beginning his work with ayahuasca and other plant medicines in 2011 he moved to Peru in 2015 working at one of the most respected ayahuasca centres there along with the facilitating a successful workshop series called Mindfulness and the Medicine.

Leyla Dim

Psychotherapist and Coach

Leyla’s a therapist by trade for many moons and a spiritual seeker for many more years. Her specialty is integrative therapies, with a focus on energy medicine. With significant training in trauma and anxiety treatments, clinical hypnosis and altered states of consciousness she is well equipped to hold space for those seeking a deeper experience of themselves and their reality.

Over the last 20 years Leyla has created an experiential approach in her clinical work that reflects the multifaceted foundation of all her personal and professional development. Her personal development has followed a more indigenous path and from that her teaching and therapeutic process has evolved to bridge the best of both the clinical and the metaphysical. This has been instrumental in being more effective in working in non-ordinary realities with others.

Team.

Jonathan de Potter.

Founder

Jonathan de Potter
Jonathan is an advocate for mental health, a lover of ideas, and a reformed strategy consultant. Before founding Behold Retreats, he spent his career advising F500 companies on go-to-market and digital transformation.

Sara Verre.

Community & Practitioners
Netherlands

Andra Izgarian.

Marketing & Digital
Thailand

Vishwas Mahara.

Marketing & Analytics
India

Camille Malloch.

Digital & Web
Australia

Mamta Tawania.

Research & Social
India

Drew Clement.

Customer Experience
US

Daniel.

Customer Experience
US

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