Who is SōlHaus?
My Name is Demetrius Glover.
I started SōlHaus to help people live happier, healthier lives.
We do this by hosting local events that bring communities together around positivity, empowerment, and culture.
Our mission is to promote mindfulness, wellness, and opportunity to every community we can reach.
Why We Do This
Growing up, I always felt an unease in social situations.
I always felt like I was the awkward child.
From as early as 7 years old, my body would tense up around both people I knew and strangers. This same unease continued through high school and into my college years. I always carried a weird, agitated feeling when speaking one-on-one with people (let alone in crowds) and would constantly worry:
“Can they see my red face, feel my sweaty hands, and see my body shaking?”
My social anxiety eventually led to depression and suicidal thoughts. Once I got to college, I was prescribed Adderall for ADHD and depression and Xanax for anxiety and OCD.
As my tolerance to these drugs increased, I began to abuse them, which landed me in the hospital at 26 years old. I had always tried meditation and yoga, but the prescription drugs had me dependent both physically and mentally.
After the hospital visit, though extremely challenging, I traded the pills for prayer, guided meditation, gratitude, and yoga. These natural methods have catapulted me into a new freedom and empowerment and today I’m grateful for a new life.
It’s a gift and honor to not only better myself daily, but to bring the same enlightenment to others.
SōlHaus was born out of the need for a world of wellness through community.
“Everything you can imagine is real”