About the Practitioners


Healing & Wellbeing Retreat is a partnership of Denise Harskamp holistic therapist and international qualified classical YogaMaster Antar Khirad. They cooperate with local qualified holistic masseurs: Milou Lindeman & Niencke Custers and art therapy workshops by established artist Evelien  Sipkes & Christy Prins.


Antar Khirad
Yoga Master / co-founder

Antar Khirad – hatha mindful yoga, meditation & ayurvedic massage
Swami Antar Khirad (‘Inner wisdom’) got his Sanyas in 1996 at the community of ‘Osho’, enlightened contemporary Master in Pune. Though the journey goes further back then that, starting at very young age with playfulness, wilderness and a deep search of the truth, along with fellow travelers.Born in the northern part of India in a Shatriya family, he was raised with ‘Sanatan Dharma’ (Eternal Religion).Through the journey of life he has been with different mystics and masters, and lived in several communes and ashrams. “Religion is not where you are born in, it’s what is born out of you.” Having this insight, Khirad keeps moving on his path. At present, sharing his love and energies in Europe for the last 10 – 15 years as a contemporary teacher of Yoga, Ayurveda and Meditation. Leading many groups and workshops, and giving trainings and individual sessions internationally. At present having a community in Rishikesh called ‘Rishis International’ and sharing along with many co-teachers and therapists the wisdom of many different spiritual practices such as yoga, tantra, vedanta and sufism.


Denise Harskamp 
Founder Retreat Program

Denise Harskamp– Holistic therapist & manager/host
Denise Harskamp is a qualified Holistic Therapist. She combines her profession as an Energy healer, IRest Yoga teacher, Culinary Private Dining chef.  After graduating at the University of Amsterdam (1996) for over 20 years she created all kind of cultural and culinary events.In 2014-2016 she lived in Curaçao and traveled extensively with partner and kids through the South of America and explored her interests in shamans, medicinal plants and healing arts. She knows the island Curaçao as a local and loves to share the hidden treasures of Curaçao with you! After several spiritual courses she finally made a switch in her career and completed the professional TECHS course in Cellular Energetic Healing in Findhorn, Scotland and got her degree in ‘General Medicine’ in the Netherlands. She is owner of Denicious www.denicious.nl based in Utrecht, Netherlands.

Niencke Custers – Holistic Massage
Niencke Custers  is owner of Zensitive massage and energy healing in Curacao. She is a graduated Massage therapist with angelic reiki en quantum touch as extra specilisation . Her massages are holistic where she integrates intuitive touch with a variety of massagetechniques (thai, hawaian, western and ayurvedic) and energy healing amazing results  Her goal is to empower people and to align them with their inner essence where everything can flow.

Milou Lindeman – Holistic Massage
Milou Lindeman is having her own practice in Curaçao since 2000. She integrates fysiotherapy with holistic and energetic healing. Like Shiatsu lymfedrainage and yoga. The classical knowledge is the foundation where she added a variety of other modern skilles to form a complete therapy..Fysiotherapist Milou Lindeman can give you de following treatments: Fysiotherapy, Holistic Massages, Yoga. Lymfedrainage ad modum Vodder

Christy Prins – Creative Workshops (art therapy) & nature walks
Christy Prins is an artist, childrens life coach, art-teacher/art therapy coach, and ocean & nature lover in Curacao.  During the retreat she will be offering guided nature walks in the surrounding area to reconnect to nature.  As well as her “Painting from your soul” workshop, which is a way to awaken, heal and transform. The workshop will be a meditation to go inward then you will start with the creative process of painting to explore your inner-self, taking you to a place of freedom, intuition, and trust. After finishing your artwork there will be a 1 on 1 coaching session to complete your experience.

Evelien Sipkes – Creative Workshops (art therapy)
Established local artist Evelien Sipkes can’t resist the temptation of stealing from nature. She’s captivated by its ordered chaos (and 13th century Italian mathematician / physicist Fibonacci has a special place in her heart..Evelien relies on the very objects of her inspiration in creating her jewelry and home decor. “Nature’s gifts”, as she likes to refer to them, sea shells, corals, calabash, dried leaves, seeds, bark, sea glass, etc. During the retreat she will teach the art therapy workshop ‘broaden your view’. More about the work of amazing artist you can admire at her website: www.eveliensipkes.com

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