Sonya Weiser Souza

  • NV License #: 8347
  • 43

"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
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 Bodywork or Fitness services

by Lydia on Apr 03
Sonya has saved my body so many times. Whether it’s a sports massage or a relaxing massage she always knows exactly what you need. Cant recommend this team enough.
by Virginia on Mar 26
Great knowledge of muscles/joints. Fantastic Masseusse!
by Anonymous on Mar 14
Genuinely cares about her clients and goes out of her way to find solutions to ailments.
by Anonymous on Mar 13
Felt amazing afterwards as always after Sonya unties the knots in my muscles. She always listens to my body and figures out ways to keep me moving at my best!
by Christine on Mar 07
Thank you for all you do!!! So happy for you!!!
by Charlene on Dec 29
Sonya listens and focuses on the areas requiring attention.
by Shane on Dec 08
Sonya knows her job very well. She helped me recover from a knee injury, using stretching and massage therapy last year. She keeps me healthy so I can continue to ride my bike and be physically fit.
by Anonymous on Nov 15
Thank you Sonya! You are the best!!
by Dionna on Sep 14
Loved every minute
by Anonymous on Sep 10
Sonya knows her stuff and explained what she was doing

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Sports Massage

Fitness

  • Rolling

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