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NEW 2024

Yoga & Holistic Healing Retreat, Italy


Join me at Casa di Yoga in Puglia, Italy!

You can join me again this year at Casa di Yoga in Puglia. This year I will be offering two retreats back to back so you can either join 18-23 June or 25-30 June.   

Yoga in itself can feel like therapy! On this retreat Suze will combine yoga asana classes with actual therapeutic practices, creating a powerful and healing combination. Start your day with a vinyasa yoga class that opens your body and connects you to your breath. In the afternoon sessions, you will explore body-oriented therapeutic practices that allow you to release tension from your body, regulate your nervous system, and process experiences on both a mental and physical level. 

You are invited to (re)connect to your body and through your body remember yourself, your desires, and your needs as we explore a variety of practices together. 

‘Suze is one of the most experienced yoga teachers in the Netherlands with a background in psychology and Yoga Nidra with Uma Dinsmore-Tuli. She is a well-liked teacher with a gift for making the most complex subjects easy to understand and to put them into practice in real life.'

Montserrat G. Mukherjee

The Practices

Vinyasa yoga, meditation, and pranayama will be combined with somatic practices like somatic experiencing, TRE® (Tension/Trauma Release Exercises), and Yoga Nidra.


You will learn about the functioning of your nervous system, how it relates to your sense of well-being, and how to regulate it.

Whether you are just looking for a way to create a more comfortable and intimate relationship with yourself and your body, or have some specific experiences that need more attention, this retreat will offer you a safe space and the practices to take some steps toward connection and healing. 

The Program

Arrival day 
17:00 - 18:30 hrs | Group welcome & Grounding practice

Day 2
8:00 - 10:00 hrs| Meditation & Vinyasa yoga
17:00 - 19:00 hrs | Workshop: Safety & The Nervous System - Theory & Exercises


Day 3
8:00 - 10:00 hrs | Meditation & Vinyasa yoga
17:00 - 19:00 hrs | Workshop: Polyvagal Theory & Regulating the Autonomic Nervous System - Theory & Exercises


Day 4
8:00 - 10:00 hrs | Vinyasa yoga
17:00 - 19:00 hrs | Workshop: Trauma Release Exercises (TRE®) - Theory & Exercises

20:30 - 21:15 hrs | Yoga Nidra

Day 5
8:00 - 10:00 hrs | Vinyasa yoga
17:00 - 19:00 hrs| Workshop: Stress, Trauma, and Physical Health - Theory & Exercises

19:00 - 19:30 hrs | Closing ceremony


Departure day
8:00 - 9:30 uur | Vinyasa yoga

+  In between classes there is space to book one-on-one therapy sessions

+ Cooking workshop included
+ Orecchiette workshop with local nonna incuded

Please note, the organizer reserves the right to make

changes the time schedule where needed. 


Retreat 1 | 18-23 June 2024 

Retreat 2 | 25-30 June 2024 

• 5 nights' accommodation
• mostly plant-based rainbow buffets (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
• all classes and workshops
• fresh juices + health tonics + herbal teas 
• 1 plant-based cooking workshop
• 1 orecchiette workshop with a local nonna
• Apulian welcome gift

Only limited spots are available. 

Dates & Details

The Accommodation

We are staying in a beautiful restored and eco-friendly masseria in San Pietro in Bevagna, within 10 minutes walking distance from the beach. Bicycles are available for our guests to explore the nearby beaches of San Pietro in Bevagna, Salina dei Monaci, Torre Colimena and Punta Prosciutto. The house has six bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms.  

The Teacher

Suze (Msc) has a background in Psychology and is a certified Yoga teacher and Yoga Nidra Facilitator, teaching yoga since 2006. Suze is also a certified Body Oriented Trauma Therapist and Orthomolecular Therapist. She combines this with specific practices like TRE® (Trauma Release Exercises), Functional Range Conditioning (FRC®), and Family Constellations.

Suze believes strongly that the holistic approach of combining yoga with different

disciplines in the field of psychology, nutrition, and trauma therapy, offer all the

tools we need to not only find inspiration but to gain insight and find the healing

that can alter the course of our lives.

Her yoga teaching style is a combination of challenging asana sequences, focus on alignment, deep embodiment, and self-healing. The challenging parts of the practice are met with humor and clear guidance that keeps you safe and grounded. Suze's yoga nidra and meditation classes offer you the relaxation that goes beyond just physical relaxation and allows healing to take place on a deeper level. 

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