Shelley Bredeson has been engaged with healing arts for over 30 years. After being introduced to energy healing in 1986, she began studying various energetic-based modalities, ancient wisdom teachings, astrology and earth medicine in Southern California. In 2000, she move to Arizona and eventually enrolled at The Southwest Institute of Healing Arts in Tempe, AZ where she completed the Master Massage Program and Polarity RPP certification level. After officially graduating in 2004, she started her own practice while continuing to take classes. While working on her Polarity Teacher Training Certificate through Life Energy Institute, she began teaching Polarity, Cranial, Massage and Communications at The southwest Institute of Healing arts. During that time she helped start the schools dedicated Polarity/Cranial clinic and designed/ taught her own Creative Expression class.
In 2011, Shelley moved to New Mexico to pursue her dream of opening a wellness center. She did open it, and closed it a year later. By this time, she had fallen in love with New Mexico and it’s people so she decided to stay and begin again. After moving to Albuquerque, she was offered the opportunity to teach the Living Foods program at NMSNT, which she gratefully excepted. In 2015, she was given the honor of teaching Swedish Massage.
Shelley currently teaches Swedish Massage in the Morning and Day programs and Living foods in all programs. In addition to her private practice, she also engages in art-making and astrology.