Blanka Nyvlt completed Pharmaceutical College in 1984 in Czechoslovakia. She ran Sauvie Island Care home for 7 years until 2000 together with her husband Pavel at that time. She worked at Holistic Health Clinic for 5 years and graduated from the Australasian College of Health in 2003, graduated from Ashmead College in Portland in 2004, got an LMT licence for Oregon, and passed the national exam and completed certification in Aromatherapy and Bach Flower Essences. During her study time she raised her son and worked part time as a pharmacy compounding technician for Lloyd Center Pharmacy and later for Pharmaca.
Blanka was owner of Peaceful Integration Care home in Lake Oswego for the last 8 years with a part time massage business. It was 24/7 work which was hard, but deeply rewarding. The part time massage business was a way to ground her and also an extra service for her elderly clients.
Blanka is deeply connected to nature and is always curious about learning more. Some of other classes she took to increase her knowledge were:
Lymphatic massage for fragile and cancer patients
Hot stones massage
Her other passions in her life are her son Ondrej and oudoor activity such as hiking and skiing, as well as classical music.