Hatice Yavuz, co-founder of Ph for Balance and Yasam Health LLC, received her physical therapy degree from Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey and practiced as a physical therapist at Balcova Thermal Treatment Center for 4 years. She also completed Orthopedic manual therapy techniques taught by IFAO 2002-2004 and craniosacral therapy taught by Aktif Saglikli Yasam. She is currently a partner with Yasam Health located in downtown Chicago. On the side, she is working as a physical therapist of Star Foundation. She was introduced to the raw food lifestyle in 2007 and after seeing the benefits of eating raw, took her Raw Food Chef and Instructor Certification courses from Raw Gourmet International. Since this certification, she has been teaching educational workshops, detox classes and connects with industry experts to coordinate educational events in the United States and Turkey.Hatice Yavuz is involved many different volunteer projects. She led 5th Sense Arts Barrier Free Arts Project for disabled people as project manager in Turkey. Since 2013, Hatice Yavuz is a board member of the Medical Wings non-profit organization, which educates and provides medical support to developing countries over the world.
Aysin Yavuz, who graduated from the university with a math degree in Turkey, met a raw food concept when she came to the USA for master degree. She took raw food chef certification courses from Raw Gourmet International, while she worked at Cousin’s Incredible Vitality as a program director. In 2011, she opened pH for Balance with Hatice Yavuz, her sister and business partner, started giving educational classes, nutritional consultations, healthy cooking workshops, body cleansing programs, and weight loss plans. Aysin Yavuz is a Board Certified Health/Nutrition Coach & Detox Expert coaching clients on how to live a healthy, balanced life all around the globe. She is trained in over 100 different dietary theories and her passion lies in seeing full mind and body transformations in the individuals, families and corporations she coaches. She is also board member and Aftercare Educational Director of Medical Wings International Non-Profit Organization that promotes health and wellness, serves the urgent needs of the neglect poor, and strengthens underdeveloped communities throughout the world.