SOME OF OUR FAVORITE PEOPLE AND PLACES

 

Over the years we have met some great individuals. Below are the names and information of some of our favorite people, places and activities in the bay area and beyond.

I. MASSAGE THERAPISTS

1. Mark Haviland

Acupressure, Tui Na, Shiatsu, Energetic Balancing, Sonic Vibrational
Therapy, Therapeutic Reposturing

Phone: 415.596.4293

2. Rich Schwanbeck

Skilled in various modalities of massage therapy. Please call for specifics.

Phone: 949.933.3197

3. Geoff Ball

Phone: 415.203.2062

Email: geoff@geoffball.com

Website: http://www.geoffball.com

4. Sports Medicine Institute

Sports Medicine Institute (SMI) is a non-profit public benefit corporation dedicated to the prevention and treatment of overuse injuries, optimization of human function and enhancement of athletic performance.

Phone: 650.322.2809

Website: http://www.smiweb.org

5. Liane Yukl

Licensed Aesthetician and Certified Acupressure Practitioner
combined for a transcendent therapeutic treatment.

Phone: 415-775-0620

Email: liane@sonic.net

Website: http://www.lianeskincare.com

6. Carolyn Hart

Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, Orthopedic, Reiki III, Lymphatic, Pregnancy

Phone: 415.931.2639

Website: http://www.themindfulbody.com/main/bodyworkschedule.htm

7. Chris O'Donnell, M.S., L.Ac, DNBAO

Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine
(415) 412-8841

Website: http://www.acuprossf.com

8. San Francisco Acupuncture Group

Acupuncture, Micro-Current Acupuncture, Herbal/Nutritional Therapy

Phone: (415) 445-9388

Website: http://www.sfacugroup.com

9. Caroline Kelley

Website: http://www.caroline-kelley.com/

II. WELLNESS PROGRAMS, RETREAT CENTERS, & SPAS

1. Wilbur Hot Springs

Website: http://www.wilburhotsprings.com

2. Esalen Institute

Website: http://www.esalen.org

3. Osmosis Spa

Website: http://www.osmosis.com

4. Imperial Spa

Website: http://www.imperialdayspa.com

5. Vals Spa-Switzerland

Website: http://www.therme-vals.ch

6. Green Gulch Zen Center

Website: http://www.sfzc.org/ggf

7. Whole Health Consulting

Nikki Schwartz, MSW, MA, CNC, founder/CEO
An integrative wellness practice that specializes in behavioral health issues.

Phone: 415-779-5605

Email: INFO@WHOLEHEALTHCONSULTING.COM

Website: http://www.wholehealthconsulting.com/

III. YOGA CENTERS

1. The Mindful Body

Website: http://www.themindfulbody.com

2. YogaTree San Francisco

Website: http://www.yogatreesf.com

3. Yoga Du Soleil

Website: http://bettyroiyoga.com

4. Sarana Miller

Website: http://www.saranayoga.com

5. Charu Rachlis

Website: http://www.yoginicharu.com

6. Sasha Papovich

Classes, workshops, retreats and private work in San Francisco and Los Angeles with an emphasis on the themes of Yoga, Buddhism, and Psycho-Spiritual Inquiry.

Website: http://www.sashapapovich.com/

IV. LOCAL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATIONS

1. Dolphin Club

Website: http://www.dolphinclub.org

2. The Iguanas

Women's running team

Website: http://www.theiguanas.org

3. Krav Maga San Francisco

Website: http://www.kravmaga-sf.com

4. M2Revolution

Performance Cycling Training

Website: http://www.m2rev.com

5. Sports For Good

Join a soccer, basketball, flag football, volleyball league and help a charity at the same time!

Email: leslie@sports4good.org

Website: http://www.sports4good.org/

6. Trips For Kids

Phone: 415-458-2986

Website: http://www.tripsforkids.org/marin/

V. FAVORITE LOCAL SPOTS...NOT TO BE MISSED!

1. Ferry Plaza Farmers' Market

2. Point Bonita Lighthouse

3. Vulcan Stairs

4. Wave Organ

5. Corona Heights Park

6. Point Reyes: Bear Valley Trail & The Coastal Trail from the Southern Point

7. Lyon Street Stairs

8. Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Vermont (ok, not local, but still a winner!)

VI. SAN FRANCISCO RESTAURANTS

1. L'ardoise

Website: http://www.lardoisesf.com

2. Pauline's Pizza

Phone: (415) 552-2050

Website: http://www.paulinespizza.com/

3. Flour & Water

Website: http://www.flourandwater.com

4. Acquerello

Website: http://www.acquerello.com

5. Sens

Website: http://www.sens-sf.com

6. Aziza

Website: http://www.aziza-sf.com

7. Gitane

Website: http://www.gitanerestaurant.com

VIII. ARTISTS

1. Cara Levine

Website: http://www.caralevine.com

2. Kim Johnson

Website: http://www.kimjohnsonart.com