Alternative Medicine/Natural Healing

Carney, Elizabeth (Friend)
Zen Heart

Kombucha Biotica, Health Coach and Holistic Nutritionist, Reconnective Healing Practitioner

461 Second Street, #459
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 816-4974

With Kombucha Biotica, I love to bring tasty beverages to build healthy bodies!

Community Discount: yes

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

"We have a secret in our culture. It's not that birth is painful. It's that women are strong" -LSH

2543 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: (415) 793-6728

Pregnancy and birth are individual, so your care should be as well. Midwifery is a comprehensive relationship that includes educational topics, thorough evaluation of mama and baby through pregnancy and birth, and guidance and support through your birthing process. 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)

Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher

Phone: (415) 846-1782

Iyengar yoga taught with joy and compassion in private, work or group settings. I teach at the Iyengar Yoga Institute and Bija Yoga.

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

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 practice. Prenatal, Birth, Postpartum Care. Welcome your newborn with love and kindness!

206 27th St.
San Francisco, CA 94131
Phone: (415) 285-9233
Fax: (415) 285-9233

Birthing is a journey to yourself. We reach down into our inner knowing and bring forth new life. Midwifery honors this journey, guiding you and caring for you along the way. My practice offers prenatal care, homebirth, lactation support and postpartum care. I also offer support for women who would like midwifery care but are birthing in the hospital. My office is conveniently located at 1347 Church St. Easy online appointment system.

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, CCH (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 (Alumni 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 (Parent)
Yerba Buena Community Acupuncture

Affordable acupuncture treatments in our peaceful community rooms. Over 30,000 treatments given since 2010!

1808 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 409-1506

At Yerba Buena Community Acupuncture, our team of acupuncturists works together to provide you with comfortable, effective, personalized treatments. Find out what acupuncture can do for you! Treatments are $20; $30 for the first visit and include a $10 consultation fee. We are open 7 days a week, including many holidays, and offer convenient online booking through out website. Centrally located just north of the Panhandle.

Community Discount: First visit consultation fee is waived.

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.

Sarig, Inbar (Parent)
Inbar Sarig

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

3150 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: (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. Treatments are done fully clothed and the work is gentle, engaging and can be extremely effective in treating a variety of muscular and nerve related pain and injury.

Community Discount: $10 off for Current Waldorf Parents and Staff

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