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September 12, 2020 - September 19, 2020

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In this 7-day journey, immerse yourself into an idyllic mountain spa in the heart of beautiful Costa Rica, to learn research-based tools for building your ideal, supportive and fulfilling relationship with relationship experts, Dr. John Schinnerer and Joree Rose, LMFT.

Now you can improve, repair and renew your relationship while having a once-in-a-lifetime vacation at Pura Vida Resort in Costa Rica. In an exclusive, intimate seven-day couples retreat, you’ll learn new skills for deepening connection, managing arguments, and rediscovering the qualities tat you once admired in your partner. Our retreats involve the latest relational technology, presented in a comfortable and easy-to-learn fashion. You will learn the best tools to transform yours into a happy, thriving and supportive relationship via presentations, role playing, small group discussions, and powerful exercises.

The breathtakingly beautiful resort of Pura Vida puts you in a relaxed state while you receive personalized, special attention from John and Joree to allow you space, time and the tools to strengthen and restore your relationship.

John and Joree look forward to joining you at Pura Vida Resort, a unique destination dedicated to healing the mind, body & spirit. Pura Vida sits atop an amazing mountain, and boasts four yoga halls with spectacular views, an on-site Wellness Center heated pool & Jacuzzi, gardens, and world class massage therapists and body workers. This eight-acre retreat center is surrounded by coffee draped hills 20 minutes from Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). Pura Vida offers 48 nature-friendly rooms with lush garden or epic mountain views, ranging from luxurious suites with wrap-around porches to A-Frame Cottages.

Their event planner can help you arrange the details of your visit including lodging, transportation, and options for outstanding once-in-a-lifetime recreational opportunities, such as river rafting, zip lining over rain forest canopies, coffee plantation tours, hot springs adventures, sky walks via suspended bridges, wildlife boat adventures and much more.

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September 12, 2020
September 19, 2020


925 212 2996


Pura Vida Retreat & Spa
800 Mts SW From Minisuper Pavas
Carrizal, Alajuela 020103 Costa Rica
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