Team

BRANDI OWENS
Brandi Owens

Wellness Consultant

Brandi, a Qualified Registered Nurse of over 20 years, brings her experience in critical care medicine and oncology to her work as an Integrative Health Consultant.

Brandi’s main focus in her work is de-toxing the body and strengthening the immune system. She has been in practice for over 10 years and has become an international expert in her field of Electro-Lymphatic Therapy.

Her passion for teaching has led her around the world, teaching doctors and nurses how to improve health through Electro-Lymphatic Therapy. She has developed successful lymphatic programmes in integrative medical centres and integrative cancer centres around the world through her sales and education company, “Energy Medicine Therapies”.

With her knowledge of the body and disease processes, Brandi bridges the gap between Integrative Medicine and the traditional medical model and has developed a unique understanding of how the body works in relationship to its environment and how that impacts the immune system.

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Craig Burton

Clinical Nutritionist

Craig is a Certified Nutritionist and holds NLC Levels 1 and 2 qualifications in nutrition and lifestyle coaching from the Chek Institute. He has also attained a B.A. in Applied Science, Sports Science from Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA. His studies included time at Ohio State University in the United States.

He has over 20 years of experience working in the health and fitness industry. His unique approach to transforming client’s health, body composition and wellbeing includes naturally addressing: hormonal imbalances, digestive system dysfunction, toxicity, vitamin and mineral deficiencies through an individually optimised diet, lifestyle, and supplement plan.

Craig is experienced in using a wide range of functional medical tests and tools to better asses a client’s health status. This allows him to design a uniquely tailored nutrition and lifestyle plan for all of our guests at Chivitr.

Craig also holds accreditation as a Performance Enhancement Specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine in the United States.

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Deborah Williamson

Purification Specialist & Nutritionist

Deborah is a qualified Purification Specialist, Nutritionist and British Herbalist. She is also actively studying Epigenetics and Nutrigenomics to further deepen her knowledge in her specialisations.

Deborah previously spent a highly influential period of her professional life working in the ‘pressure cooker of international banking. The intensity and the excitement of the London lifestyle was as compelling as it was all-consuming. The trappings and the rewards of high finance became the trophies of her success.

The lifestyle was not without cost however, and the price for Deborah was her health. She now spends her time helping others to learn how to improve their own well-being through functional foods and purification.

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Graham Rowe

Nuturopath

Graham is an Australian trained naturopath with over 15 years of experience in the specialisation, both in his own clinics and working with some of Thailand’s most well-known resorts.

Renowned for his gentle, non-invasive herbal detox programmes which have been implemented in many 5-star resorts throughout Thailand, Graham brings a unique scientific and evidence based approach to health which allows him to create effective personal health recommendations for guests of Chivitr.

Graham strongly supports ancient concepts such as “let food be your medicine” and blends nutritional, supplement, exercise, lifestyle and mind-set change into realistic, achievable health journeys which work within guests’ busy schedule.

Knowledge is power – and Graham’s unique style of explaining and simplifying the complex concepts of why each particular recommendation works – makes one an informed participant in one’s own health, not merely a helpless observer.

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Kim White

Yoga Teacher

Kim White embarked on her Yogic journey in early childhood. After many years of practical training, Kim’s path would cross two teachers; one whom showed her the deeper practice of asanas, pranayama, and the philosophical and practical basis of the Patanjali. Whilst the other, a master of the Eastern Arts, who has become her kalyanamitta, shares with her the Buddha Dhamma, Chi Gong and the hermetic sciences (a western metaphysical tradition).

Kim White’s training was conducted in traditional ways, a live-in situation with master and student, which spanned for over 3 years. Complete dedication to her chosen art. Kim has also been trained in Traditional Thai massage, which has further strengthened her grasp on the workings of the human form. The combination of these teachings, years of training the body and mind and on going cultivation have resulted in a unique style of Yoga teacher and the development of her own yogic system.

She features regularly in yoga magazines such as Australian yoga life, Yoga Journal Thailand edition and Yoga Life Malaysia & a regular monthly yoga column in The Phuket News.

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Rebecca Antrobus

Mindset Coach

Becky loves helping others to heal and to equip them with a toolkit to boost energy and flourish with a positive mindset.

Becky has a BSc Honours Degree in Counselling and Therapeutic Studies from the UK. She is also a certified Master in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP). Becky holds the honour of currently being only one of ten people world-wide to be qualified to practice Neuro Linguistic Tapping (NLT). She is also a certified and active yoga teacher.

Becky has had the honour and privilege of working with clients from all over the world. And from various parts of life and business. These have included governmental organisations such as Interpol, medical professionals, CEO’s, Psychologists, hundreds of detox clients, rejuvenation centre owners, TV personalities and also children.

It does not matter where you are from or what you do, Becky’s approach will be uniquely sculpted for you.

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Sarah Whitcher

Watsu Practitioner

Sarah qualified as a WABA Watsu practitioner in 2012 and uses her skills and knowledge of water movement to guide, stretch and relax the participant.

She has spent most of her life in and around water and believes that being in the fluid element can give the most natural and fulfilling experience, promoting a sense of calm and well-being whilst avoiding stress and injury.

Sarah is also a Freediving Instructor and, through knowing the value of each breath, her Watsu treatments guide you to a tranquil state through the integration of breathing and supportive movement in the warm water.

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Sarunya Samutsarun (Ya)

Physiotherapist

Khun Ya graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy from Rangsit University (RSU) Bangkok. She has also completed a post-graduate certificate in Advanced Integrated Physical Therapy Management of musculoskeletal conditions. She regularly attends courses and conferences on the topic of sports injuries and therapeutic exercise to keep her working knowledge current. Khun Ya is able to offer Chivitr’s guests the very best in physiotherapy care to complement our other treatments and experiences.

Her experience has been gained working as part of a team in an international hospital; a physiotherapy clinic; an orthopaedic clinic, and in a fitness centre. Her specialisation focuses on the areas of the musculoskeletal system, neurological system, and sports injuries. She has also gained experience in the rehabilitation of acute and chronic conditions post-surgical injuries.

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Scott Stevenson

Mindset Coach

Scott is an internationally recognised Mindset specialist, specialising in one:one transformational coaching; leadership mindset coaching; and improving the dynamics of teams.

In his professional past Scott has been a Deputy Headmaster, and has, in more recent years, worked with clients in over 60 countries. These experiences mean that Scott is uniquely qualified to facilitate the empowerment of individuals and effective team relationships across diverse cultures, nationalities, and people with vastly different life experiences.

Scott was the first non-medically qualified practitioner to be hired by the US Government to work with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) sufferers across Asia. He is currently one of only ten practitioners globally who is certified in the technique of Neuro Linguistic Tapping (NLT).

Assignments for which Scott has been selected include: work with the KHDA in Dubai; members of the Great Britain athletics team; corporate leaders; senior school staff; and private families across the Gulf states.