Dr. Ketut Suryani M.D., Ph.D., is a renowned Balinese healer and a leader in bridging indigenous Balinese knowledge and values with the western world. An expert on Balinese culture and spiritual practices, she is the author of several books including The Balinese People and Living in the Spirit. She also has her own weekly TV show on women’s issue, offers weekly meditation and speaks about cultural issues impacting her beloved Bali. She now has created the Suryani Institute for Mental Health and was recently featured in an Australian news documentary on mental healt concerns facing Bali. Dr. Suryani is often considered the mother of Bali and Bali Institute is honoured to have her as part of our advisory team.