Misty Soderholm LMT, LE, ERYT, HHP Co-Owner/Founder Soderworld Wellness Center in Willowbrook, IL
Misty began her studies at the Wellness and Massage Training Institute in 1994 and graduated from the School of Healing Arts in San Diego, CA. after moving there to work at the Deepak Chopra Center for Well – Being. After 2 years of intense studies in Ayurveda, Meditation, Hypnotherapy, Watsu, Feng Shui, Holistic Health and Yoga, she ventured back to Chicago to bring the knowledge she gained to her hometown. She has also studied Hot Stone Therapy, Reflexology, Thai Yoga Massage, Sports Massage, Lymphatic, Esalen Style Massage, Natural Birthing, Plant & Herbal healing, Esthetics & Skin Care (facials, body wraps), and many various energy modalities.
Misty developed her own style of bodywork called SolFlo Massage and is currently finishing up a book to be published on the Art of Bodywork. Misty is a Licensed Massage Therapist & Esthetician, as well as a certified Yoga Instructor from the Temple of Kriya Yoga and Holistic Health Practitioner with over 25 years experience in the wellness field. She is a Massage Therapist/Teacher, Yoga Instructor/Trainer & Director of Advanced Training at SoderWorld Wellness Center in Willowbrook, but also teaches groups, private tutors and performs bodywork and yoga at various locations throughout Chicagoland and the US. She also lectures at Soderworld, many local corporations, schools, and private events on a variety of wellness and holistic health topics. Misty is also on the faculty for Ananda Ayurveda Academy & Universal Spa Training Academy as a Massage Instructor.
She has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, WGN TV news segments, radio shows, and local newspapers for her family’s success with Soderworld and her artwork. She focuses more on the spiritual side of healing in her treatments and teachings. Although Misty did some art at an early age, she just recently rediscovered her passion for the arts and writing again about 5 years ago. She has been in many art shows, leads paint parties & classes, and has had her writings published. She also is an artist & art instructor for the Flower of Life Art Gallery in Lockport and Secretary for TAGOL (The Artists Guild of Lockport). She is a long standing member of (ABMP) Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals and Yoga Alliance and an approved continuing education provider through NCBTMB for Massage Therapists.