Sara Stoddard

  • IA License #: 005157
  • 45

Healing the World One Body at a Time!

Hello! I have been a Licensed Massage Therapist since September of 2008. My passion for massage, however, began way before that! When I was eight years old, my single mom would come home from one of two strenuous jobs, lay on the couch and say "come here magic fingers!". I always loved making her feel better. I learned there could be money in it when I went around the dinner table at the end of the Thanksgiving meal one year and was rewarded with various amounts from aunts and uncles. When I ...

Hello! I have been a Licensed Massage Therapist since September of 2008. My passion for massage, however, began way before that! When I was eight years old, my single mom would come home from one of two strenuous jobs, lay on the couch and say "come here magic fingers!". I always loved making her feel better. I learned there could be money in it when I went around the dinner table at the end of the Thanksgiving meal one year and was rewarded with various amounts from aunts and uncles. When I graduated high school, I decided not to go into massage because I feared it becoming a J-O-B. Instead, I went to college and earned my bachelors degree in psychology, which got me a job as a secretary. After several years in the "real world", I finally went back to my roots and attended The Massage Therapy Training Institute (now Wellspring School of Allied Health) in Kansas City, Missouri. I love being a massage therapist and after all these years it has never been a J-O-B! My passion lies in getting people out of pain and helping them to remain pain-free! My intution and my experience with Thai Massage and the MyoKinesthetic System help me accomplish this goal. I believe that it is not always necessary to inflict pain while relieving it, so if you are scared of deep massages and are looking for pain relief or stress relief, I'm  the Massage Therapist for you. If you like the deep work, I'm your massage therapist, too! I adjust every massage based on the person I am working on and their needs in the moment, so no two massages I give are ever exactly the same!
  • Certified by NCBTMB since 2008
  • Licensed in Iowa since 2008
  • Insured by AMTA

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Where I Work
Licenses
Massage

IA # 005157

Education
2007

Massage Therapy Training Institute: MO

Massage Therapy Diploma

REVIEWS for my Bodywork or Meditation services

by Susan on Aug 04
Sara is friendly and professional.
by Rachele on Jun 18
Awesome ! You will not be disappointed.
by Byron on Jan 04
Sara addressed all my problem areas and really zeroed in on that and I walked out feeling better than I had for a few weeks. I can't say enough about her skill for locating and managing the back & hip discomfort, and overall relaxing massage! Will definitely be back. Byron
by Sandy on Oct 30
Feel much better
by Lindsey on Oct 25
Sarah always does an amazing job to ease my back and neck pain. I recommend her to all of my friends!
by Lori on Oct 19
Sara was awesome! Her skills and demeanor were the best I've experienced. She greatly helped my lower back pain and overall aches. I will definitely go back.
by Vicky on Oct 05
she makes you feel like you are her only client. always listens to what needs worked on and fixes it. :-)
by Austan on Sep 27
My first experience at the Compassionate Wellness Center was great! I would like to recommend this place to everyone and I will be back as soon as I am able to!
by Anonymous on Sep 09
Sara, you might find it enlightening to be worked on in your space. Experience it as a client: the furnace kicking in right at the head was startling at best. Background music was louder than I like. Room temp was on the edge of chilly to get off the warm table into. 4 star on 'skill' only because I am accustomed to a solid deep tissue. What Sara does is unlike anything I have ever had. She has great pressure & found LOTS of spots that talked to me!
by Julie on Sep 03
Couldn't hear music - no biggie!

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Other
  • Mobile Intuitive Massage
  • Mobile Other
  • Thai Massage
  • Chair Massage
  • Energy Work

Meditation

  • Mobile ThetaHealing
  • ThetaHealing

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