Alternative Medicine/Natural Healing

Caballero, Sophie (Parent)
Equilibre Now

Health Facilitator

425 Market Street
San Francisco, CA
Cell: (404) 5397954

Sophie addresses persistent health challenges, with people frustrated (pregnant women, babies and children) due to numerous unsuccessful attempts with conventional and alternative approaches. Sophie’s work is expensive, because it is time intensive. However, because her unique approach delivers consistent results, she works with a contract so if the client doesn’t experience results beyond their expectations, the full investment is refunded.

Carney, Elizabeth (Friend)
Zen Heart

Biotica Kombucha, Urban Agriculture Educator, Nutrition Consultations

461 Second Street, #459
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 442-0262

As an Educator of Urban Agriculture, I donate my time to the high school to enjoy the garden. With Kombucha Biotica, I love to bring tasty beverages to build healthy bodies!

Community Discount: yes

Colibri, Anna (Parent)
Beautycounter by Anna Colibri

The choices we make today will matter tomorrow. Learn more:

1931 Buchanan Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Cell: (415) 816-4817

The Beautycounter social mission is inseparable from our brand: We educate families about the need for safer chemicals and products, and work to bring about much needed change to the beauty industry—and to our lives. At Beautycounter, every day is an opportunity to educate families about toxic chemicals, create safe and effective products and provide an economic opportunity through social selling. Join the movement.

Coulars, Simone (Alumni)
Golden Spiral Arts

Reiki Energy Healing and Shamballa MDH Energy Healing with Crystal Bowls.

2604 Regent Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
Cell: (510) 619-4010

Currently offering Reiki Energy Healing and Shamballa MDH Energy Healing. I incorporate healing Crystal Bowls into each session. Sessions can be deeply relaxing, healing and energetically transformative. Further description of sessions can be found on my website.

Community Discount: 10% off the first session

Emmert, Rhonda, D.C. (Parent)
Rhonda Emmert Chiropractic

399 Arguello Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: (415) 595-3645
Cell: (415) 595-3045
Fax: (415) 379-8659

I practice orthomolecular-based medicine to balance the neuro-endocrine system so that hormonal function is optimal. I specialize in auto-immune diseases, depression, infertility, and all obscure disease states that have not been rectified by other means, both allopathically and alternatively.

Engelbrecht, Kara (Parent)
Mothercraft Midwifery

Mothercraft Midwifery serves women with individualized prenatal, birth, and postpartum care.

Cell: (415) 793-6728

Pregnancy and birth are individual, so your care should be as well. At Mothercraft Midwifery, Kara leads a women-centered practice where informed choice is paramount, evidence-based practices are employed, and intuition is honored.

Gold, Nina (Parent)

Iyengar yoga taught with joy and compassion in private, work or group settings.

Cell: (415) 846-1782

Goldman, Peter (Parent)
Dr. Peter Goldman, DC

2305 Van Ness Avenue #B
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 793-8030

Dr. Goldman is the official team chiropractor for San Francisco's pro hockey team, The SF Bulls. He is also the chiropractor to many of the best pro athletes in the world including UFC stars BJ Penn, Jake Shields, and Gilbert Melendez. In addition, he works with NFL, NHL, and pro baseball players. Check out

Harriman, Lance (Parent)
Potrero Physical Therapy

A comprehensive quality approach to alleviating your musculo-skeletal problems and balancing your body.

550 15th Street, Suite 36A
San Francisco, CA 94141
Phone: (415) 701-1000
Fax: (415) 701-1009

Herbert, Isabelle (Parent)
Dynamic Homeopathy

Classical Homeopath

Phone: (415) 944-0158

I offer classical homeopathic care for acute and chronic ailments for everyone. I consult at my office in Alameda or on skype.

Community Discount: sliding scale if needed.

Holcombe, Kate (Parent)
Healing Yoga Foundation

Providing Personalized Yoga for Healing and Wellness to all Communities

3620 Buchanan Street
San Francisco, CA 94123
Phone: (415) 931-9642

Healing Yoga Foundation (HYF) is a nonprofit service, support, education, and research institution dedicated to health, healing, and personal development through Yoga. HYF has four main program areas of service: 1) Personalized one-on-one yoga programs designed to meet each person's unique need; 2) Small group classes in asana, meditation, vedic chanting and philosophical study; 3) Advanced study, Continuing education and Teacher Training; 4) Outreach programs to the underserved in our community

Community Discount: We offer significant discounts to Waldorf families.

Hopkins, Deb (Parent)
5 Koshas Health & Healing

Physical Therapy, One-on-One Yoga, Group Yoga, & Ergonomics

142 Peralta Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: (415) 699-6364

Ergonomic and physical therapy evaluation and treatment, educating for individuals or groups. Healing yoga for chronic conditions, stress reduction, joint preservation and wellness.

Iorillo, Maria (Parent)
Wisewoman Childbirth Traditions

Homebirth Midwifery Services for a gentle, loving, safe birth experience. Comprehensive prenatal care.

1347 Church Street
San Francisco, CA 94131
Phone: (415) 285-9233
Fax: (415) 285-9233

The special care of a midwife means: Comprehensive prenatal and postpartum care; Continuous support and monitoring throughout labor and birth; Prenatal counseling to build a foundation of confidence, trust and comfort; Acknowledgment of hopes, fears and expectations of birth; Working together to understand and experience the beauty and power of birth; Postpartum support for breastfeeding and family bonding

Johnson, Brian (Alumni Parent)
Body Work/Massage/Injury Rehabilitation

Amma/Shiatsu and Orthopedic Massage

2845 California Street
San Francisco, CA
Phone: (415) 648-2500

I offer professional massage therapy, specializing in Amma/Shiatsu and Orthopedic Massage. My work is ideal for health maintenance, stress reduction, injury rehabilitation...the list goes on. I bring over 20 years experience to the table and can assist in helping the client achieve and maintain excellent health.

Community Discount: 20% off services to SFWS families

Johnston, Mary (Alumni Parent)
Mary Johnston, CHom, CCH (Cand)

Classical Homeopath

1199 Sanchez Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
Phone: (415) 550-2440

Homeopathy is a natural, individualized approach to medicine that works to stimulate the body’s immune system to heal itself. In my homeopathic practice, I work with many families and see people from infancy through old age.

Community Discount: I work on a sliding scale basis with members of the community with financial restrictions.

Kleftogianne, Sophia (Parent)

Skin Care Facials/Electrolysis Hair Removal

3548 22nd street
San Francisco , CA 94114
Phone: (415) 824-2125
Cell: (415) 722-9276

Community Discount: Aromatherapy Facial

Luger, Joe (Parent)
Joe Luger Chair Massage Therapy

Mobile chair massage.

1239 25th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94122
Cell: (415) 310-7842

I became a certified massage therapist through the McKinnon Institute in Oakland, California in 2002. My specialty is chair massage and this allows me the mobility to make home visits, which are offered in the evening hours. Half-hour, full hour or longer chair massage appointments are available. I incorporate shiatsu, acupressure and deep tissue massage techniques that will drastically reduce tension and markedly increase relaxation.

Marble, Craig, L.Ac (Parent)
Licensed Acupuncturist

Health Consultations, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Tui Na Orthopedic Massage & Acupuncture

Phone: (415) 595-1073

Craig offers Traditional Oriental Medicine (TOM) health consultations to enhance the health of our families. Using acupuncture and herbal medicine, dietary and lifestyle modifications, Craig's practice focus includes care for pregnant women, infants and children, parents and grandparents alike. From stress management to chronic injuries, cold and flu care to skin care, conception through pregnancy and the postpartum period, Oriental Medicine can profoundly support your body in finding balance and healing.

Marble, Kari Larisa (Parent)
Certified Massage Therapist

1418-B Washington Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone: (415) 845-1073

I have 12 years of experience and nearly 1,000 hours of training in massage/bodywork therapies. I specialize in therapeutic bodywork for women in the following styles: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Postnatal, Craniosacral, and Neuromuscular Reprogramming.

Markis, Demetra Delia, L.Ac (Parent)
Yerba Buena Community Acupuncture

High quality, effective, comfortable acupuncture in our lovely community-centered studio; sliding scale $15-40.

1808 McAllister Street at Baker
San Francisco, CA
Phone: (415) 409-1506

Yerba Buena Community Acupuncture provides safe, gentle, and effective Chinese medicine. We tailor treatments to your individual needs while you relax in our peaceful studio. Treatments are always $15-40, sliding scale; you decide what you can afford. Come by and find out what acupuncture can do for you! Open seven days a week, convenient online booking. Centrally located just north of the Panhandle.

Community Discount: Waives New Paperwork Fees for SFWS families.

McCabe, Paula, L.Ac (Parent)
Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist

Practices acupuncture and Chinese herbology.

8 Napier Lane
San Francisco, CA 94133
Cell: (415) 244-3787

Also a preschool teacher with Silver Bell

Mueller, Stephanie (Parent)

I am a practitioner of classical homoeopathy. I work with individuals constitutionally & in acute situations.

San Francisco, CA
Cell: (415) 613-9884

As a practitioner of classical homoeopathy, I guide the process of selecting a remedy (the catalyst) in order to deeply remind the individual’s own life force how to heal itself and return to balance on all levels (mental, emotional, spiritual, physical). The resulting freedom, facilitates the individual’s ability to engage more deeply with her / his highest potential and contribute her / his unique gifts to the world with grace, ease and passion.

Community Discount: 10% discount

Ojanen, Flora D. H. (Parent)
Walk in Balance - The Alexander Technique

Specializing in Back Pain Solutions, Health Education, Posture, Poise, and Self-Care Strategies

Flood Building
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 879-0038

The Alexander Technique is simple, yet sophisticated work that improves your sense of self and well-being in everyday activities like sitting for hours on a computer or doing housework chores. It offers insight and skill development to specialized activities such as sports and yoga/pilates, playing an instrument, or giving a speech. Come find out new ways of thinking and moving that lead to ease, poise, and freedom from pain.

Perry, Maureen (Alumni Parent)
Anatara Medicine

Highly-individualized medical care blending the most effective Eastern and Western medical practices.

1700 California Street, Suite 520
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 345-0099
Fax: (415) 345-0059

Truly individualized medical care. Anatara offers the very highest level of integrative medicine with a multi-disciplinary team, including experts with more than 150 years of combined experience. Services include integrative medicine, cardiology, immunology, nutrition, naturopathy, anthroposophical medicine, five-element acupuncture, herbal medicine, chiropractic, fitness and mind-body medicine.

Community Discount: Anatara will offer a 20% discount for the SFWS community.

Puelles, Susana, L.Ac (Relative)
Amaru Wellness Center

Amaru Wellness provides specialized Acupuncture, Herbal Therapy and Bodywork for various medical conditions.

568 Monterey Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94127
Phone: (415) 710-4537

Amaru Wellness Center is a complementary medical practice dedicated to helping patients move toward optimum health. Our goal is to provide you with the fundamental tools to enhance and take charge of your personal health. Based on your individual needs and health goals, we offer comprehensive treatments for a wide range of physical and emotional conditions.

Sarig, Inbar (Parent)
Hendrickson Method Bodywork

Manual therapy for the treatment of acute and chronic orthopedic conditions.

3150 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
Cell: (415) 987-5037

I provide manual therapy for treatment of acute and chronic physical conditions such as back/neck pain, whiplash, sports injuries, and peri-natal. I specialize in the Hendrickson Method though integrate deep tissue, trager, cranio-sacral and chi nei tseng as needed. I am also a student teacher for the Hendrickson Method.

Schmitz, Claudia (Parent)
Classical Homeopathy

1199 Sanchez Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
Phone: (415) 830-0340

Selle, John (Parent)
John A Selle DO

Doctor of osteopathic medicine using a balanced, integrative, and holistic approach to health and healing.

2250 Hayes Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: (415) 379-6100
Cell: (415) 531-3493
Fax: (415) 379-6200

I am a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) who uses a balanced, integrative, and holistic approach to health and healing, explores non-pharmaceutical options whenever possible, and seeks to create a dialogue with patients to better understand their health concerns. By working with patients as a team, we together craft a personalized plan aimed at optimizing health.

Sereda, Asha-Rose (Parent)

Massage Therapist with 20 years of experience specializing in deep tissue and injuries.

Community Discount: 10% off all faculty and new clients

Smith, Evan, D.C. (Parent)

6431 Fairmount Avenue #7
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Phone: (510) 528-0378
Cell: (510) 734-8219