The word Soteria has Greek origin, but we believe restorative and holistic balance comes from around the globe. Experience the perfect marriage of ancient Eastern practices and modern Western discoveries. Our experts provide a host of massage and bodywork services. Meet the professionals who bring these great services to you.
Cheree's Massage Expertise: Swedish, Prenatal & Therapeutic
Cheree has a passion for relaxation and stress relief. She believes that many of the world’s ailments are caused by stress, and although it cannot be eliminated, there are healthful ways of dealing and coping with stress so it does not consume us.
Cheree studied at the Omaha School of Massage and graduated in 2004 after completing 1,000 hours of massage training. She has worked closely with physicians, nurses, chiropractors and physical therapists primarily with patients following surgical procedures, women postpartum and people with chronic pain and cancer.
In 2009, Cheree graduated from Peru State College with her bachelor of applied science in business management. In June 2011 she joined the Madonna team as the Integrative Health Specialist at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital and is the manager of Soteria at ProActive.
Joe's Massage & Bodywork Expertise: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Hot Stone and Bowenwork
Joe earned his license in massage in 2004 after completing 1,000 hours of massage study at the Myotherapy Institute in Lincoln. Joe is Lincoln's only Certified Bowenwork Practitioner and the only Bowen practitioner with advanced training in Nebraska.
Bowenwork is a gentle and non-invasive type of bodywork, which can be performed through light, loose-fitting clothing. Bowenwork has been locally and internationally successful in providing relief from acute and chronic pain, including back and neck, TMJ alignment, fibromyalgia and carpal tunnel syndrome.
Nina's Massage Expertise: Shiatsu, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Foot and Hot Stone
Nina enjoys providing relaxation and calm to others through massage therapy.
Extremely talented in Revitalizing Shiatsu Massage, Nina graduated from the Myotherapy Institute in 2010 with 1,000 hours of massage study.
Mary's Massage & Bodywork Expertise: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic and Prenatal.
Mary earned her license in massage in 2013 after completing 1,000 hours of massage study at the Myotherapy Institute in Lincoln.
Ariel's Massage & Bodywork Expertise: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Hot Stone and Body Wraps and Scrubs.
Ariel earned her license in massage in 2013 after completing 1,000 hours of massage study at the Myotherapy Institute in Lincoln.
Finally, meet Kelly. More often than not, it's her friendly voice you'll hear when you schedule your appointment at Soteria. She's a busy mom who also believes in staying healthy by staying active. That said, Kelly also understands the invigorating value of a massage.