Sonya Weiser Souza

  • NV License #: 8347
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"Motion is Lotion" Eric Dalton

Sonya specializes in repetitive injury and recovery therapies, restorative massage, and self-myofascial rolling technique instruction. 

Home means Nevada for this recently returned local gal. Raised in Sparks, NV, Sonya spent 15 years studying and practicing in Honolulu, Hawaii, learning to live Aloha and embrace movement and bodywork as a way of facilitating and encouraging Well Beings. After receiving her massage training at Reno's Ralston School of Massage in 2001 she was immediately hired ...

Sonya specializes in repetitive injury and recovery therapies, restorative massage, and self-myofascial rolling technique instruction. 

Home means Nevada for this recently returned local gal. Raised in Sparks, NV, Sonya spent 15 years studying and practicing in Honolulu, Hawaii, learning to live Aloha and embrace movement and bodywork as a way of facilitating and encouraging Well Beings. After receiving her massage training at Reno's Ralston School of Massage in 2001 she was immediately hired as the massage therapist for the University of Hawaii Swimming & Diving teams, in exchange for a full scholarship. In 2005 she gradated from the University of Hawaii, Manoa with a B.A. in Psychology and spent the next 10 years building her personal massage and bodywork practice, Knotwrking Massage, emphasizing in sports massage, repetitive injury recovery, and treating the whole athlete as a single entity with multiple facets: body, mind, and spirit. Along with her bodywork practice Sonya shared her passion for movement and sport as a part-time triathlon coach and sales representative at Honolulu's first Triathlon Shop, Island Triathlon & Bike. Practicing the sport of living well with athletes of all ages throughout the community, living and loving the dream to swim, bike, and run all over the islands while continuing to encourage her clients to move and be moved to create a life FULL of WELL BEING! 

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Where I Work
Available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Licenses
Massage

NV # 8347

Education
2001

Ralston School of Massage at Washoe Medical Center

Certified Massage Therapist

Experience
Bodywork

University of Hawaii, Swimming and Diving Team Massage Therapist 2001-2005

I provided bodywork for athletes on both teams on and off the pool deck during regular season training and travel meets all over the country.

Race Across America - Massage Therapist/Sleep Duty for Female Solo Cyclist 2014 & 2015

I provided massage to a solo female cyclist along a 3000+ mile route across the US. I was in charge of her overall body health, sleep breaks, nutrition, and mental support.

REVIEWS for my Fitness or Bodywork services

by Anonymous on Mar 21
Awesome job as always love the way I feel afterwards!
by Jacie on Feb 05
Sonya provides a gentle yet firm approach to health care. She encourages you to find a path that works for you and yet pushes you to achieve your desired results.
by Carla on Jan 08
Sonya you are the best! So knowledgeable ????????
by Charlene on Dec 28
Sonya takes the time to talk to you before every session. This is very helpful because your body is different every day. This helps her hone in on exactly which area needs the most work!
by Anonymous on Dec 11
Sonya knows just what I need and attends to those needs well. She is an amazing massage therapist!
by Anonymous on Nov 21
Best of the best!
by Anonymous on Nov 01
Extremely intuitive.. A combination of expert massage and tips on how to handle insomnia and racing thoughts/anxiety. Can’t wait for our next appointment!
by Sharron on Aug 03
I feel so much better.
by Dionna on Jul 25
Nothing
by Lisa on Jul 11
Sonya is knowledgeable, caring and gentle massage therapist.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Fitness

  • Rolling

Bodywork & Massage

  • Self-Care Technique
  • Sports Massage

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