Body Work Therapist; Founder @ Therapies R Us
Yonie Bonawi is a certified body work therapist with more than 10 years of experience in traditional and holistic healthcare. She provides free therapy for disadvantaged children in Asia and actively teaches families how they can help their children. She passionately and tirelessly helps special needs children and recently received the Spirit of Young Living’s Foundation honorable mention award during the International Convention 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Her daughter, now 17 years old, was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in 2003. Her unwavering efforts to help her child brought her to the United States where she was certified as Associate 2 Masgutova Method MNRI USA. She also worked at the Neurosensory Camp for Children with Challenges in Canada, USA and Poland. She went to the Institute for Neuro-Physiological Psychology (INPP) in the United Kingdom to be certified as a Neuro Developmental Therapist. Her passion for children with challenges inspired her to learn more and she went on to receive a diploma in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST). Her passion in healing through touch led her to find her own practice, “Therapies R Us”. She actively teaches sensory integration – tactile system and sensorial motor orafacial workshop for parents in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei and India. Her expertise is extremely valued in the region and she was invited as a guest speaker on the Malaysian television channel, TV3,and in Malaysian and Brunei newspapers to share her views and knowledge on helping children with challenges and essential oils. She combines her training over the years and uses them synergistically to bring healing to people of all ages and all walks of life.