The Team

We are a growing international school, located in several European and American countries.

Carola Castillo is the founder and director. She lives in Miami.

Bart De Coninck is co-director of RIIHS and the director of the school in Belgium. He’s facilitator and teacher in Reconstructive.
In Belgium Job Hulshoff and Livia De Vos work as facilitators in Reconstructive.

Our international community is expanding with new facilitators in the following countries:

USA, Canada, Spain, Latvia, The Netherlands, Dominican republic, Venezuela, Costa. Rica, Mexico, Brasil and Colombia

You find a complete list of all facilitators in Reconstructive:


Carola Castillo

Carola Castillo

Carola Castillo – Founder and Director RIIHS

Carola is from Venezuela. She lives in Miami.

School Teacher, psychology student, systemic therapist, family constellation facilitator, systemic coaching for organizations, master in clinical hypnotherapist, Doctor of Divinity and Minister by the Universal Life Church.

Director and Founder of the Hellinger Institute of Venezuela and the Reconstructive International Integrative Holistic School. Cofounder of the Hellinger Institute in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.

Designer of fundamental tools required for individual sessions. Creator and developer of her independent movement: RECONSTRUCTIVE. The intertwining journey inside the shamanic ground with the use of sacred plants experiences (“ayahuasca”), family constellation work according to Bert Hellinger and insights as a student from the Shaolin Wahnam Institute in Chi Kung, Taijiquan and Zen.

In this technique, we can experience the expansion, learning process and different levels of consciousness. A process understood trough the body, mind and spirit that will guide you into thoughtful field beyond the walls that you had built in order to survive.

Her books can be found in Amazon and in the AppStore for apple users.

“Lonchera para el alma”, an app, motivated as social work in order to reach out for those in need of a virtual space for the healing. A very successful application for aiding people to grasp insights and the changes that they are looking for.  Available in AppStore and GooglePlay.

Bart De Coninck

Director RIIHS Belgium & Co-director RIIHS International


♦Bart is trained as a doctor and has more than 15 years of experience in classical medicine (1988-2006).

♦In 2004 Bart started a retraining program and became a psychotherapist and couple therapist in gestalt-therapy. At the same time he followed different training programs in family constellations in Belgium, Holland and England.

♦In 2006 Bart founded Eigenkleur, a group practice for therapy and couple therapy with 4 locations in Belgium. Since then Bart works as a psychotherapist with individual clients and couples.

♦In 2013 Bart started a training program in transpersonal therapy, according to the reconstructive model. This work is now his most important methodology and source of inspiration. After different training programs in Sweden, Colombia, Spain and Costa Rica Bart is now facilitator and teacher in reconstructive. He facilitates training programs for coaches, therapists and facilitators and workshops for men.

♦In 2018 Bart became director of RIIHS Belgium. RIIHS Belgium is the Belgian seat of RIIHS, the Reconstructive International Integrative Holistic School. RIIHS is an international school founded by Carola Castillo. In this school transpersonal coaches, therapists and facilitators in reconstructive are trained.

♦In 2020 Bart became Co-director of RIIHS International.

♦Bart is officially certified as a transpersonal therapist, facilitator and teacher in reconstructive by RIIHS.

♦Bart is the author of New Heroes, an e-book about masculinity and the process of men towards more freedom and responsibility.

Job Hulshoff

Facilitator & Transpersonal Therapist RIIHS

An efficient funky coach that supports the connection between the 4 essential layers (mind, emotions, body and energy) so people reconnect more with their core. This empowers their efficiency, courage and commitment in daily life communication and relationships.

A specialist in guiding you to focus on discovering new perspectives and possibilities. He supports you to experience and become aware what patterns and behavior are blocking your energy and which are bringing it more into flow.

Biography in short:

1999-2006: Facility Manager
2006-2010: Photographer & Copywriter
2010 – present: Therapist, Coach & Facilitator

“Finding your biggest treasure will not happen out there. It’s an inside job”

Job offers individual sessions and he facilitates workshops. (online and face-2-face)


Livia De Vos

Facilitator & Transpersonal Therapist RIIHS

Livia has a professional background of Social Nursing, Gestalt-therapy, Systemic Work and Reconstructive. She works as well in the public sector as in the private sector.

Making yourself big/small, loosing weight, finding your power as a woman, being truthful are themes she knows from the inside. From here she takes others, especially women, on their journey.

Livia facilitates women circles and workshops.

Juliette Rijnfrank

°1964, Utrecht (NL)

Juliette studied Portugese language and literature in Brazil, the country she lived for 22 years. Back in the Netherlands, she has gained experience as an interpreter and translator.  Intercultural dialogue, sensibility and mutual understanding are part of her work as a coach and interpreter.

From her work with mainly women, in transition phase, started her passion for coaching. On her own path of personal development, she was touched by the Reconstructive and systemic work. Thus certified, she works with people to find their own rythm, balance and essence again.

Themes, also known by herself, like (in) visibility, courage to show yourself and trust your own process, are part of the process.