Amatara Resort & Wellness in Phuket, Thailand
has appointed Phoebe Boonkerd as Wellness Director.
A well-rounded wellness professional with more
than 15 years of experience as a therapist, naturopath, herbalist,
nutritionist and yoga teacher, Phoebe will oversee all aspects of
the resort's full-service spa and wellness offering.
responsibilities will include marketing, management and
enhancement of Amatara Resort & Wellness’s comprehensive guest
“We are thrilled to welcome
Phoebe Boonkerd to our leadership team,” said Mr. Brice Borin,
General Manager of Amatara Resort & Wellness. “Amatara Health
& Wellness promotes a total well-being lifestyle that encompasses
the entire person - body, mind and soul. Her expertise in wellness
and clinical experience will contribute to providing the most
complete and beneficial services for our guests.”
Phoebe joins Amatara Resort & Wellness from Chiva Som - one of the
most well known destination health spas in the world - where she spent
more than six years. Working at Chiva Som offered her a wealth of clinical
experience and the privilege of treating large numbers of people
from all over the world.
In addition to her impressive
wellness experience, Phoebe has trained in Chi Nei Tsang therapy
(Thailand), as well as two years of training and mentoring in
Kinesiology (Australia) and over 15 years of personal yoga and
She has worked extensively in the spa and
wellness environment, working with a wide range of clientele and
fellow practitioners, both in Australia and Thailand.
“Through my own practice as a therapist, my health
journey, and learning about those of others, I have come to
understand that wellbeing is not a destination but a way of
living, and that the best work a teacher or therapist can do is be
a guide, in the spirit of support and nurture,” Phoebe said.
In early 2016, Amatara spa
facilities will include a Thai Hamam, a
combination of Thai and Turkish Hamam treatments, with a Salt
Relaxation Room for asthma and allergies, and Rhassoul Clay
treatments for improving the health and vitality of the body and
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