I BOW TO YOU!
Marketing Manager, Monterey Plaza Hotel
“Heleen is an incredible instructor for students of every experience level. I am new to Ashtanga and especially apprehensive as I became pregnant while still unfamiliar with the practice. Heleen has been a constant source of support, optimism, and encouragement. I leave my one on one sessions with her feeling confident and comfortable about growing a healthy baby, and that is truly rewarding. I highly recommend sessions with her for mommies-to-be, as well as anyone seeking restorative balance to their lives.”
RYT500, Transformative Coach
“I participated in a vision group led by Heleen. I absolutely loved the program and our monthly meetings were my reset button. Heleen is extremely loving and her guided exercises so enlightening. I highly recommend her work. She is inspiring!”
“It was eye opening to realize that slowing down is the answer to my “I don’t have enough time” problem. Wow, opposite of what I was trying to do, which made me stressed. I look forward to my daily meditation, something in your workshop clicked for me!”
“Heleen is such a wonderful person and gifted teacher. I had a beautiful enlightening experience in her classes and it has developed, supported and empowered me in all aspects of my life.”
“Heleen is a supportive, joyful and passionate teacher. I’m really grateful for the insight and clarity that arose with her guidance. Through a series of heart-opening exercises, she gently and intuitively connected each of us with our visionary selves, moving us that much closer toward passionate living. Her classes were a refuge for the soul – powerful, transformative and FUN!. If you ever have the chance to work with her, go for it!”
Licensed Family Therapist
“Heleen really influenced my practice. She gave me confidence and changed the quality of the practice. I particularly appreciate Heleen’s gentleness and sensitivity, she could intuitively understand where I am, and adapt the teachings accordingly. I feel lucky to have found such a warm and loving teacher.”
“Heleen is an extraordinary yoga teacher. Friendly and engaging, she invites students into her lovely yoga studio and immediately instills confidence for even the most daunting and challenging poses. Heleen guides her students with grace, dignity, and compassion, creating a serene yet fun venue where students can fully engage themselves in yoga and experience the beauty of a mindful practice.”
Heleen’s dedication and connection to yoga, its practice and application in life, is on a higher level. She’s the real deal. Her temperament is one of kindness and patience. At the same time, she is able to, gently yet firmly, push you when you need it. Her instruction has been transformational in my life. I could not recommend her more highly!