Welcome to Soma Vitality

I offer SOMA Neuromuscular Integration® Structural Integration therapy & Somassage® treatment bodywork in Buckley, Washington and Astoria, Warrenton Oregon. As an educator, I offer CE classes to those who are invested into advancing their careers or just want to explore possibilities!

"When you change movement and the way a person stands in the world, their whole self-image and behavior begins to shift. We don't just get the person vertical. We also talk about how that affects them in the world ... we help them find the personal meaning."
~ Karen Bolesky, MA, LMHC, LMP,
Director of The Soma Intitute of Neuromuscular Integration®
www.Soma-Institute.org

  • My most favorite work she does is my psoas!

    — Joann L.

  • I feel better, and I do not have neck pain. My posture is better.

    — Rachell B.

  • You truly are an expert in your trade!

    — Stefanie B.

Blog

2015 Yearbook of Structural Integration

Case Study: SI for a Double Amputee

Working with Uncertainty: Structural Integration for a Double Amputee Published in the 2015 Yearbook of the International Association of Structural Integrators, click here for full text. “There’s nothing left to prove when you acknowledge your uncertainty. It leaves you open to the person and the structure in front of you. This is your greatest teacher, […]

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Gravity Busters: A film on Structural Integration.

In 2013, two students of the Soma Institute, Stefanie Boyer and Emily Boardway, created this fantastic video to explain what Soma Structural Integration is. As their former teacher, I am so proud to have helped them both come into the world of SI! Welcome Ladies and thank you for this amazing gift to our community! […]

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Case Study: Pectus Excavatum and Structural Integration

Published in the 2013 Yearbook of the International Association of Structural Integrators, click here for full text. Abstract: “This article is to report the findings from a single-case research which examined the effects of a once-weekly, eleven series of Soma Structural Integration on a client with pectus excavatum. The intervention lasted approximately eleven weeks. Results […]