Approach and philosophy

For over 20 years, Carla has been an internationally recognized teacher in the areas of relationships, inherited family traumas, heartbased parenting and emotional healing. Carla Van Walsum was trained in the Netherlands in Clinical Psychology, Holistic Therapies, and Family Constellations, and owns HeartBased Solutions, a holistic practice for individuals, parents, and families. 

She has helped many clients create quantum progress through her unique combination of psychological, spiritual, and metaphysical approaches. Click here to see a collection of her specialties and testimonials from previous clients.

Her extensive study of proven healing modalities from Europe, America, and Eastern countries provide the foundation for her work.

A master in helping relationships heal, in improving family relationships, in clearing limiting beliefs, non-violent communication, NLP and inherited family traumas, Carla teaches others how to develop the relationships and life they desire. Her programs are focused on creating a love-filled, prosperous, creative and successful life and career.

 Women Empowerment
Relationship Counseling
Heartbased Parenting
Inherited Family Trauma 

Prior to dedicating herself to her true life’s passion and purpose of helping transform lives through her work, she was fortunate to have a successful career as a professional flutist. She enjoyed intensive concert life performing throughout Europe and Israel, participating in numerous radio and TV productions.

Carla speaks six languages and in addition to her personal counseling work she is a popular speaker and workshop presenter throughout Florida, USA and Europe.

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  • NIDI, 1999-2001 psychological, sociological research Jewish Life after WW II.
  • Generations after the Holocaust .
  • ADD/ADHD child/parent education and support.
  • NLP (neuro-linguistic programming) for adults and children.
  • Facilitator for Systemic Family Constellations.
  • Transformational Art for Kids and Teens “Boost Your Power!
  • Private practice  Rotterdam, the Netherlands and from 2007 Boca Raton, S Florida.

Facilitator – Creator of Workshops

  • Systemic Family Constellations/Inherited family Trauma/Awaken to Your Happiest Life!
  • Couple-Relationships & the 12 Principles of Love and Attitudinal Healing
  • Parenting Workshops: “Happy Parents, Happy Home!”
  • Happy Children, Happy Home!
  • Empowerment/Performance Anxiety
  • Law of Attraction for Teens
  • Business Constellation Work
  • Success Acceleration!
  • The Sensitive Soul Toolkit
  • Adoption Effects
  • Crystal Clear Communication (NVC)



  • Integrative Psychotherapy, Seth Academy NL.
  • Psychology  – Open University, Heerlen NL.
  • Transpersonal Counseling Ph.D., USA.
  • Systemic Family Constellations; Dr.Bert Hellinger, the Dutch Hellinger Institute, Dr. Bertold Ulsamer, Dr. Franz  Ruppert, Peter and Jamie Faust, and several other European and American facilitators.
  • Non-violent Communication; Marshall Rosenberg, PhD. Certified Dutch NVC Center, The Hague, NL.
  • The Healing Journey; Brandon Bays. Training in the Netherlands and in Florida. 
  • Attitudinal Healing. Dr. Gary Jampolsky.
  • Neuro Emotionele Integration and EFT. Training with Dr Roy Martina.
  • The Work: Byron Katie. Training in the Netherlands.
  • Neuro Linguistic Programming,  Alter Vision, Rotterdam and USA. Certified Master Practitioner.
  • Rational Emotive Therapy; Dr Albert Ellis, Seth Academy, NL.
  •  Hypnosis, The Netherlands and the Motivational Hypnosis Institute, CA.
  • Transformational Drawing, training, classes and therapy, NL.
  • Neuro-Imaginative Gestalting, Germany.
  • Color therapy.
  • Radical Forgiveness.
  • The Emotion Code.
  • Graduate Melton School, Jewish Adult education. Boca Raton, Florida
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The collective consciousness of of an abused group of people- like slavery- can affect  future generations regarding success and happiness. Working hard is not sufficient to be successful. Blocks need to be cleared.