July 25 – 29, 2019
November 06 - 10, 2019

Hotel Villa Serena Las Galeras
Samaná, Dominican Republic

Spouses/partners/family welcome.


Led and facilitated by Bill Dennis, M.Ed and Natasha Despotovic, C.C.H



These live personalized programs are for all who are seeking renewal and growth.

Practice relaxation, enjoy reflections and renew yourself and your practice and work in our small group of likeminded professionals.

Support yourself with practical tools in our remote supportive and natural setting to completely decompress. Work on yourself and/or your work with an experience of community, nature and physical connection.

Take time to let go of old patterns of reacting to stress and digital stuff

Meditate, walk, write, contemplate, move; then be still.

Share, or not. Be in Nature

Generate, rest, relax, renew and see differently

Focus on you, all of you.

Dare to lead, effectively and strategically

Envision a fresh Model for your work, perhaps

Interdisciplinary approaches to life and practice

Work/Life balance as a natural & continuous way of life and work

Complementary and strategic partnerships in the professions

Enjoy Water Yoga, walking meditation and kayaking

Therapists and those in the helping professions can be very prone to ‘compassion fatigue’ because they are trained in the use of empathy and compassion and focus on other's needs first. It is essential to take time and take care of yourself, more than once a year.


Bill Dennis facilitates Interdisciplinary groups of independent clinics wanting to form Collaborative teams.   He founded Metro Collaborative and Practice Success after many major projects in integrative healthcare as well as Intensive Internships.   He practiced psychotherapy at The Center for Holistic Medicine in NYC and has facilitated and taught collaborative healthcare to dentists, physicians, and therapists in his private practice.  His publications, honors, projects, charities, positions, endorsements and testimonials from clients: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bill-dennis/

Bill Dennis, M. Ed.


Natasha Despotovic


Natasha Despotovic is an executive director of an NGO in DC and New York and a successful homeopath.  She built Villa Serena 26 years ago.   She balances these three major, successful projects with grace and skill.   In her work, she integrates all classical and contemporary methods and approaches that have been proven successful and beneficial.   As a certified yoga teacher and a homeopath, she treats acute and chronic ailments, physical issues as well as mental challenges and emotional trauma: from injuries, aches, and pains, inflammatory and infectious diseases, to chronic conditions, addictions, depression, anxiety and other mental health issues.