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Meet Linda Chollar, Coach, Mentor, Educator, Practitioner, Patient Advocate

Linda Chollar coaches, teaches and facilitates healing touch from the heart of one who knows the holistic medicine field and from the soul of one who has responded to her calling.   She believes one of the greatest joys is when your life calling can be expressed through your work.  Linda coaches helping-preneurs to create their ideal wellness practice in the heart-based work they’ve been called to do.

As a business coach and nationally accredited educator, Linda has embraced a gift of mentoring others in business for two decades. Linda wants others to succeed so that more lives can be impacted with natural healing approaches. She loves sharing the strategies of owning and enjoying a wellness business and invites you to join her in her mission to make a difference with your own success. Entrepreneurial coaching and education is available online and in live trainings.    

Certifications include: Wellness Coach through Wellcoaches Corporation in partnership with the American College of Sports Medicine; State licensed massage therapy instructor, Certified in polarity therapy, cranial-sacral therapy and Reiki; Nationally Certified Reflexologist through ARCB, National Board Acccredited Reflexology Educator through American Commission for Accreditation of Reflexology Educators.

Active in community on state and national levels:

President, Board of Directors for ACARET, the American Commission for Reflexology Education and Training; 
Approved continuing education (CE) provider by the American Reflexology Certification Board;
ACARET Accredited Reflexology Educator (AAEd);
Community Health Educator for Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, CA
Member on Committee, Graziadio Wellness Center at Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, CA;
Prior U.S. Educational Director for Dr. Jesus Manzanares, MD/Manzanares Method of Reflexologytm;

Complementary/Alternative Medicine Research and Science-Based Education

Linda’s love for research and continued education led her to study with the renowned researcher and medical doctor, Jesus Manzanares, M.D. from Barcelona, Spain.  In 2007, Linda aligned with Manzanares to organize venues in the U.S. for him to share his research and to teach The Manzanares Method of Reflexology™, a training course which is based on his 30 years of rigorous reflexology study. 

In her 20 year career, Linda has had the opportunity to lecture and teach in major teaching hospitals, nursing universities, hospice care and oncology hospitals. Her own clinical study on fibromyalgia subjects was published by Pearson Education showing the impact of healing touch for pain reduction and improved sleep.  

Media

Profiled in media, web and print. Linda is available for interviews via email, by phone and in person. For a media packet or more information to book Linda for speaking, contact linda@lindachollar.com

Personal

Community service, volunteering, fitness and enjoying life, family & friends. Lives in a beach community west of Los Angeles, CA. Maintains a successful practice in pain management therapy and wellness coaching. 

Published Article Sites

UK Fibro News (Online Magazine)
State Reflexology Associations
Reflexology Association of America
National Fibromyalgia Association (print and online)
American Holistic Nurses Association
Go4Women Health & Fitness
SelfGrowth

Taught Holistic Healthcare Courses 

Torrance Memorial Medical Center, CA
University of Arkansas College of Nursing
Arkansas Baptist Hospital System
University of Arkansas Myeloma Institute
National Reflexology Association
Chiropractic Assn. Of Arkansas
Dallas, TX United Cerebral Palsy
National Fibromyalgia Association
Heart Hospital of Arkansas
Children’s Hospital of Arkansas

Keynotes/Seminars/Lectures

Wayfarer’s Chapel, San Pedro, CA 2015
“Mindfulness & Meditation for Daily Living” 

Fibromyalgia Support Group, Redondo Beach, CA 2012
“The New Diagnosis Criteria for Fibromyalgia”  
 
Reflexology Association of Illinois Conference, Chicago, IL 2011
“Pain Management and Dr. Manzanares Method of Reflexology”

California Baptist University, School of Nursing, Transcultural Patterns in Nursing 2010

University of CA(UCLA) Westside Fibromyalgia Support: “Holistic Approaches for FM”

National Fibromyalgia Physician/Patient Summit, CA: “A Dialogue with the Nervous System”2007

2003-2009
Keck School of Medicine, USC, CA: “Reflexology for Pain Management”
Casa Colina Rehab, CA: Fibromyalgia Support Group Self-Help
Torrance, CA Unified School District: Fibromyalgia Lecture Series
Parkinson’s Resource Organization, CA: “Chronic Illness and Reflexology”
Torrance Memorial Medical Center, CA: Stress Management Series
National Fibromyalgia Association: “Reflexology for Fibromyalgia”
Reflexology Association of America: “Fibromyalgia, It’s Real”
Reflexology Association of Arizona: “Integrative Reflexology for Chronic Pain”
Reflexology Association of Washington: “Reflexology and Fibromyalgia”
UHP Healthcare, CA: “Workplace Stress Management”

2000-2002
University of Central Arkansas: “The Future of CAM”
University of Arkansas College of Nursing: “Reflexology in Nursing”