Discover Our Visiting Wellness Experts

Every Soneva Soul hosts regular residencies by the world’s most acclaimed wellness experts – bringing their vast experience to Soneva Soul across a spectrum of healing therapies and wellness practices, and sharing their extensive knowledge with our Hosts.

A licensed acupuncturist and Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr Kristen Bohnet

Dr Kristen Bohnet

A licensed acupuncturist and doctor of Chiropractic, Dr Kristen Bohnet blends remarkable expertise in these dual disciplines to restore balance and promote wellbeing. As a former US National Champion in Springboard Diving, she relied on a combination of chiropractic, acupuncture and massage to ensure her own body maintained its peak potential. Now, her passion lies in bringing that same level of vitality and a personalised healing experience to all Soneva guests. Understanding that true healing encompasses not only physical wellness but also mental and emotional harmony, she ensures that acupuncture treatments are both therapeutic and relaxing. For the past 20 years, Dr Kristen has also crafted her own signature chiropractic techniques, combining manual therapy with gentle adjustments.
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Nicole Nyholm

An experienced yoga and meditation teacher and Reiki healer, Nicole Nyholm has dedicated her life to guiding others towards a path of self-discovery, healing and deeper connection. Nicole has hosted retreats around the world, sharing her teachings of ancient yogic traditions and modern insights, which culminate in a unique blend of mindfulness, movement and healing. As a Reiki healer, Nicole’s healing touch radiates warmth and solace, providing a safe space for others to embark on their healing journeys.
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Stefano Beconcini

Hailing from Italy, massage therapist Stefano holds a Master of Science in physics and is an expert in educating his clients to live with optimum health free from pain. Drawing on years of research and clinical experience in the field of manual therapies, he has developed his own unique method that focuses on re-establishing more efficient movement patterns of the human body for reducing any chronic muscle pain and for improving athletic performance – moving better, feeling better. His treatments are an effective blend of the Western techniques of Structural Integration and Neuromuscular Therapy with the myofascial lines technique of Thai massage.
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Piyada

With 26 years of extensive experience in holistic treatments, Piyada specialises in a range of traditional Thai therapies including Thai massage and Tok Sen. She inherited her passion for traditional Thai treatments from her mother who practised therapeutic Thai therapy, passed down through generations. She holds certifications from CIBTAC in anatomy body massage and skin treatments, ensuring a high level of expertise and professionalism in her practice along with experience across multiple countries in Asia, the Middle East and the Caribbean enriching her understanding of diverse cultural approaches to holistic wellness.
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Alan Dolan

World-renowned breath coach and founder of Breathguru, Alan Dolan has been at the forefront of breathwork in the UK and around the world for the last 19 years, changing people’s lives through the simple power of breathing. Alan’s clients are of all ages and backgrounds including actress Naomie Harris and various other Hollywood A-listers. After graduating from Aston University, Alan worked across Africa, Asia and for 10 years in the Middle East, forging a career as a public relations manager in the high-pressure world of communications. After taking a sabbatical to pursue his interest in all things metaphysical, Alan was introduced to the wonders of breathwork. Almost two decades later, he has gained a wealth of experience and is now based in Lanzarote where he runs the Breathguru Retreat. He also runs training and mentoring programmes for budding breath coaches and hosts online breath sessions for both individuals and groups. During a 90-minute breathwork session, Alan teaches a simple yet powerful technique, known as conscious connected breathing, that helps us to open up to our full potential. Conscious breathing is natural, safe and designed to be practised independently once taught. Its benefits include increased energy, the release of emotional baggage, reduced anxiety, increased positivity, increased levels of relaxation, improved stress response and greater self-awareness. “After 65 anxious years, trying every conceivable treatment and therapy available, just one session of breathwork was all that was needed to calm a troubled mind.” John Crace, Political correspondent, The Guardian
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Kim Kösters

Over the past 15 years, Kim has been developing her skills in physiotherapy, with a wide range from myofascial release techniques and dry needling to yoga and breath work. She uses her extensive knowledge to guide her clients to activate their body’s natural ability to heal by balancing their nervous systems with bespoke, combined hands-on treatment to bring the body back in balance, relieving pain, tension and stress. During her visit, she will be offering a range of physiotherapy, massage and de-stressing treatments including physiotherapy for pain management and prevention, lymphatic drainage massages, myofascial release and vagus nerve activation.
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Peter Harper

After a lifetime of research and practice exploring the essence of meditation and self-realisation, Peter recognised the longing in others to find peace and fulfilment in their daily lives. He is now dedicated to sharing the insights, techniques and guidance he has found to be fundamental to conscious living. Peter is the Founder of a Conscious Living Initiative, The Drunken Monk, hosting retreats online and in-person, guiding the Art of Being Authentically Human. He is a Master of the ‘Enlightenment Intensive’ retreat which is his signature process and renowned for its efficacy. During his visit, Peter will be offering fundamentals of meditation sessions designed for all levels of meditators, along with specialised sessions focused on the benefits in daily life, how to decompress and stay relaxed during intense situations, clearing your mind, and learning to activate the imagination, create and manifest.  
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Paweennuch Soisongsee

Paweennuch Soisongsee, also known as Khun Noom, is a highly experienced healer who has dedicated over 20 years to practising different modalities across Asia, Europe, Australia and North America. Committed to “setting man free” through the transformative power of Reiki and sound healing, her classes are known for their powerful awakening and transformational effects and have been sought after by people from all over the world. Her ultimate goal is to help people heal from their physical, mental, and spiritual suffering, while also assisting them in achieving a state of awareness where they can tap into their inner truth.
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Hortensia Corredoira

During her 15-year career, Hortensia has collaborated with the UN, Olympics Sports Federations and several private clinics. She has a Master’s in Osteopathy and degrees in Sports Education and Physiotherapy. Originally focused on a traditional osteopathic approach to treating sports injuries, Hortensia’s methodology evolved to reflect evidence that stress, emotions and unchanneled trauma have a direct impact on the body. She works closely with you to get to the root of your concerns, using a unique, multi-pronged approach that combines traditional osteopathy with her deep knowledge of the body’s biodynamic, skeletal, muscular and craniosacral systems.  
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Roger Moore

Roger has been a key figure in the wellness sector for more than three decades. Named in Tatler’s ‘Best of the Best’ guide as ‘one of the top 8 therapists worth travelling around the globe for’, he conducts therapies, seminars and workshops around the world in energy work, spiritual healing, profound emotional recovery and growth. Roger’s unique approach combines science, medicine, Eastern wellness philosophies, psychotherapeutics and spirituality – working with you to create a whole-person, grounded and integrative pathway to wellbeing, health and a joyful existence.
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Kristin Kaspersen

Hailing from Sweden, Kristin Kaspersen has been interested in wellness since she was a young girl. The television host, author and entrepreneur completed her first yoga teacher training programme in the year 2000. Since then, she’s authored five best-selling books on health and wellbeing. She has a deep interest in coaching and leadership and uses her gained knowledge to help loved ones through loss, grief and changes in close relationships. Kristin’s podcast, Kristin Kaspersen Nyfiken På (Curious Kristin Kaspersen), is based upon her conversations with the wide variety of people she meets, delving into their knowledge and life experiences. Teaching her own take on Yinyoga, Kristin practices yoga and stretches every morning to wake her body and nervous system for the day ahead. While at Soneva, she will be hosting a series of morning yoga and Soma Move classes that reveal the importance of starting the day with yoga to manage stress, increase energy levels and prevent injury.
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