Dr. Wanona Wellspring

Dr. Rev. Wanona Wellspring Ceisel

DN, Spring Creek Holistic and Organic Farm, Doctor of Naprapathy, Certified Raw Chef II


  • University of Texas at Austin (1970-1972)
  • Austin Community College (1973-1974)
  • College of DuPage (1996)
  • Universal Brotherhood University (1996)
  • National College of Naprapathic Medicine (DN 1999)


  • Egyptian Reflexology 1994
  • Fitness Expert 2001
  • Himalayan Yoga Teacher Instruction 2002
  • CranioSacral Therapy 2004
  • First Line Therapy 2004
  • Anusara-Inspired Yoga Instructor 2007
  • Raw Living Chef I 2011
  • Advanced Raw Living Chef II 2012
  • Prairie Yoga, Advanced 500-hour Yoga Teacher Training 2014
  • Total Body Balancing, D’Ambrogio Institute 2019
  • Trapeze Yoga Teacher, Yogabody, March 2019


  • Student Council President, CNCN, 1997-1999 (2 terms)
  • Educational Chair, NANA 2001-2010
  • Principle Investigator, NASER, 2010-present


  • Highest Clinical Award 1999
  • Clinic Professionalism Award 1999
  • Who’s Who of American Women 2002


  • Physiological Therapeutics, CNCN, 2007 Chicago, IL
  • Wellspring Centre of Natural Healing Arts, 2000 – 2005
    Owner and Chief Operations Officer and Instructor Naperville, IL
  • Good Body Yoga, 2006 to present. Anusara-Inspired and Himalayan Institute trained yoga instructor, Palatine, IL
  • Wellspring Family Health, owner and medical director, Naprapathic family practice, 1999 to present, Palatine and Naperville, IL
  • Spring Creek Holistic and Organic Farm, co-owner, medical director, master gardener and yoga teacher, Winslow, IL


  • The Affect of Massage on Blood Sugar
  • Reflexology and Women with Breast Cancer
  • Naprapathy and Low Back Pain
  • Facial Reflexology: Acupressure Facelift

(MDiv – Universal Brotherhood University) Psychoneuroimmunology: Think Yourself Well, or The Psychology of Health, 1996

DHEA and Cortisol ratios and their effect on Connective Tissue Health and Healing, 1999


  • North American Naprapathic Association
  • Reflexology Association of Illinois
  • Universal Brotherhood University
  • American Chiropractic Association
  • American Massage Association
  • International Association of Yoga Therapists
  • Himalayan Institute Teachers Association
  • American Academy of Pain Management
  • American Holistic Healers Association
  • Naprapathic Academy of Science and Research
  • American Naprapathic Association
  • Illinois Naprapathic Association


  • Benefits of Massage in Rehabilitation, King Daughter’s Hospital, 1993
  • Psychology of Health, Austin Business Forum, 1994
  • Herbal Nutrition at Whole Foods Market, Wheaton, 2001
  • Lecture series at Good Shepherd Integrative Medicine:
    • Lymphoma
    • Original Medicine
    • Postural Analysis
    • Naprapathy and Yoga
    • Herbal Nutrition; Natural Remedies
  • Keynote Speaker at Benedictine University graduation of Nutrition Department, 2003
  • Extremity Adjusting, Reflexology Association of Illinois, 2005
  • Reflexology: Egyptian Method at Wellspring Centre of Natural Healing Arts, 2001 to present.
  • Restorative Yoga, Chakras and Essential Oils, Asanas and MORE Yoga, Bartlet, IL, May 2006
  • Introduction to Anusara Yoga, at Himalayan Yoga and Meditation Center, Palatine, IL 2007
  • Prenatal Yoga, at Himalayan Yoga and Meditation Center, Palatine, IL 2007
  • Muscle to Muscle: Anatomy Trains, Naperville, 2012
  • Accessory Technique: Vagus nerve, Naperville, 2012
  • Advanced Facial Reflexology, Creator, Naperville, 2015

Principal Investigator: The Effectiveness of Naprapathic Manipulation on Low Back Pain – Submitted 2008


  • Wellspring, W., Therapeutic Massage: What it is and what it can do for you. Perreault Studios, 1994
  • Wellspring, W. Body-Mind Connection: Reconnecting the body to the brain, Perreault Studios, 2014
  • Wellspring, W. Body Brushing for Lymphatic Health, Perreault Studios, 2014
  • American Massage Therapy Association, Fundamentals of Fascial Therapy, Performing Fascial Therapy, Wellspring, W. Subject Matter Expert 2011
  • Journal of Prolotherapy, Aromatherapy for Pain, Wellspring, W. p.___ 2012

Website: springcreekholistic.com