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Our Practitioners

Jasmine Xie

Physiotherapy in Singapore

As a Physiotherapist, Jasmine was trained in and has worked in Australia, serving in both hospital and private practice. She is well-versed in manual therapy and is a Polestar-certified pilates instructor. 

Jasmine works closely with the Acupuncturist in areas of women’s health, to figure out the best course of treatment through assessment, mobilization and strengthening. A series of alignment and repatterning strategies are employed to help new mothers become even better than they were before pregnancy. Her expertise is also incorporated in assessing and diagnosing more complicated musculoskeletal conditions.

Erwin Raqueño

Physiotherapy in Singapore

Erwin is a Physiotherapist who is also a personal trainer and rehab specialist. His work focuses on musculoskeletal pain and post-surgical rehabilitation of the shoulder, knees and ankles. In the treatment of Myofascial Pain, Erwin combines Soft Tissue Manipulation with specific techniques including Active Release Technique, Soma Cupping as well as Graston Technique. He enjoys working with his hands, so clients need not be wary that you will be put on a machine or just prescribed exercises. As a MasterRehab Trainer, Erwin treats and trains people with special needs to go back to fitness. His background as a trainer gives him the perfect adjunct to his PT skills.

Justin Mok

Myofascial Release in Singapore

For those who like strong deep-tissue work that is at the same time deeply relaxing, Justin is the therapist for you. He incorporates a range of bodywork techniques from sports massage to tuina to craniosacral therapy. Your go-to if you have: restricted mid-back, bound up lower back, tight butt and hips, painful wrist/forearm.

Craniosacral therapy is increasingly being used to enhance functioning of the central nervous system, which makes it effective for a wide range of medical problems associated with pain and dysfunction. Justin incorporates craniosacral therapy together with myofascial work to help release restrictions and down-regulate the nervous system.

Jason Teow

Classical Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine in Singapore

Jason Teow has been practicing TCM since 2005. He uses a combination of herbs and acupuncture, with an interest in treating pain and the gut. In the treatment of body pains, Jason gets good results by incorporating classical acupuncture techniques – you will be surprised the minimal number of needles needed and how gentle the sessions are!

Digestive issues like poor appetite, bloating, reflux and bowel dysfunction are treated by balancing out the entire constitution using herbs and acupuncture. Jason treats adults of all ages, and excels at treating weakness and pains that come with ageing and degeneration. He begins with an overall assessment using tongue and pulse, and proceeds with a very gentle treatment style.

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Karen Taylor

Hypnotherapy in Singapore

Karen has been working as a Hypnotherapist in Singapore since 2008. Areas of interest: removing fears, confidence, relaxation, stress, relationship issues, motivation, success/personal performance, sports enhancement, stopping smoking and weight release.

Fascinated by the mind, Karen works with a variety of techniques to to guide clients into their powerful subconscious minds where all habits, beliefs, behaviours and emotions are stored. It is here where positive change can occur and ripple from the inside out into daily life.

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Natalia Padgen

Craniosacral Therapy

Natalia is a craniosacral therapist who is also trained in hypnotherapy. With a very gentle approach, Natalia listens to clients in a way that allows for increased awareness of restrictive patterns, paving the way for positive changes. Sessions are client-centric and may combine active listening with craniosacral therapy.

Natalia’s areas of interest include: pain, trauma, chronic illness, emotional disregulation, fertility, children. These are all areas in which Natalia has personal experience as a client. It is her experience as a client-turned-practitioner that allows her to deeply connect with her clients.

Sonia Osborne

Nutrition Consultant in Singapore

Sonia is Australian, and a mother, with over 20 years experience in the areas of nutrition, food development, and physical education. She worked both corporately and clinically, before establishing her own practice 10 years ago.

Sonia’s approach is based on “bio-individual nutrition” whereby her nutritional guidance is customised to the unique needs of the individual. Her plans are based on embracing whole real food, and she provides deliciously healing recipes and practical steps to make life-long wellness change truly achievable.

Sonia also works alongside the Singapore medical community to provide the highest level of integrated care. She is compassionate, a great listener and truly cares. Sonia’s love of nutrition is infectious and she will inspire you to nourish your body to a whole new level.

Fynn Lim

Manual Lymphatic Drainage in Singapore

Fynn works with the lymphatic system to facilitate waste elimination in the body. Clients who respond favorably to her work often present with some form of swelling, which can be caused by incomplete recovery from physical trauma (e.g. a sports injury) or insufficient fluid metabolism (e.g. during and after pregnancy). Her work is very useful for for post-operative recovery (e.g. orthopedic interventions for joint repair/replacement).

Fynn has worked with clients experiencing inflammatory conditions resulting in localized edema (e.g. lower or upper extremity fluid retention with clear presentation of congested nodes). She is also familiar with treating breast milk insufficiency and edema secondary to acute dermatitis. Fynn works with a soft yet precise touch; her first session includes lymphatic mapping and subsequent clearing of congested sites.

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Tanu Shukla

Child Therapist in Singapore

Tanu is a qualified hypnotherapist with a background in Occupational Therapy. In her role as a Child Therapist at Soma Clinic, Tanu works with the ‘whole child’ and connects through multiple access points to effect change.

Using a client-centric approach, Tanu strongly believes that each child and each family unit is unique and helps them find their own happy place. She works with a range of conditions including anxiety/stress, developmental disorders and associated symptoms, learning disabilities, family & peer relationships, insomnia, scoliosis and pain.

Tanu brings a wealth of experience gained in various medical settings including: Spastic Society of North India, Spinal Injuries Centre (India), Allied Healthcare College and Hospital and Shalby Hospital. In addition to working in the therapeutic environment, she is passionate about equipping families with self-care tools to continue affecting change within children’s home environment. She advocates that it is in day-to-day living where change can be truly be integrated.

Diana Ng

JSJ & TRE Practitioner in Singapore

Diana offers Jin Shin Jyutsu (JSJ) and Tension Release Exercise (TRE)  at Soma Clinic, both of which employ nuanced gentle touch and active listening to the body. Her sessions draw from her training in both JSJ and TRE, along with her background in Craniosacral Therapy, meditation and body-based inquiry.

Diana’s work with Jin Shin Jyutsu involves pulse listening in selected sequences to support down-regulation of stress and pain. It is helpful to those working through chronic health conditions and can also benefit those going through the stressful IVF cycles.

Diana’s work with TRE is done in a gentle manner in a one-on-one setting involving the use of body-based inquiry. She creates a safe environment that allows for restrictions and unhelpful patterns in the body to surface, release and repattern. Through harnessing the body’s natural shaking mechanism, TRE can bring a sense of release, relaxation and restoration to the body and mind, and is supportive of deep sleep.

Mark Chern

Chinese Medicine in Singapore

Mark Chern practices Chinese Medicine in Singapore and has a background in Women’s Health. He uses uses Chinese medicine and acupuncture in tandem with diagnostics from blood or imaging results to treat fertility and reproductive conditions.

Having worked with midwives and doulas since 2011, he is familiar with being part of a wider network of practitioners assisting a woman through pregnancy, birth and post-partum.

Mark also provides support for thyroid, skin and other autoimmune conditions, often at various levels of collaboration with Western Medicine or nutrition/naturopathy. He is supportive of working with possible psycho-emotional causes of chronic health conditions.

Daphne Chua

Integrated Bodywork & Yoga Therapy in Singapore

Daphne has been practising remedial therapy work in movement and touch for over a decade. Her work is firmly grounded in the therapeutic applications of yoga, biomechanics, nervous system regulation, breath work, somatic education, bodywork modalities and craniosacral knowledge.

Daphne offers a unique and nuanced blend of body-based therapies that facilitate well-being for those dealing with chronic or acute conditions. Her work is suitable for a range of conditions including: lower back pain, anxiety/stress, musculoskeletal, women’s health, digestion and more.

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