Soraparu, MS, CCN
Cheri is a Certified Nutritionist, licensed by the State of Washington, certified through the Clinical Nutrition Board as a Clinical Nutritionist and Certified through the American College of Sports Medicine as a Personal Trainer. Cheri is the founder of Well Balanced Nutrition & More and is the Nutrition & Training Director for Team Fitness, LLC. _
Growing up in the Northwest gave Cheri a great appreciation for the beauty of nature, physical activity and the human body. She first studied psychology at the University of Washington with an emphasis in biopsychology, or in other words, how the mind and body are related.
Continuing her pursuit of human wellness she obtained her Masters Degree in Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport while working as a Personal Fitness Trainer, Yoga Instructor, and Nutrition Consultant for a health club. Her special interests include detoxification, chronic disease prevention and reversal and pre-conception nutrition planning.
Cheri continually educates herself and is studying for a Functional Medicine Certification. She currently incorporates some functional and clinical nutrition into her transformation programs as each person has unique biochemistry, genetics and nutritional needs. Cheri educates and coaches her clients to adopt positive lifestyle changes which encompass the entire person.
Cheri believes that feeling and looking good is a combination of providing our mind with nourishing thoughts, fueling our body with healing foods, and moving our muscles. Cheri believes that nature knows best and that our bodies heal when given the proper tools and fuels. All must be in balance for optimum health and she invites you to Move more, Eat better, Create balance & Be Well!
The AACI is proud to have Cheri on board as our Certified Clinical Nutritionist.