Welcome New Employees!

It is with great pleasure that we announce the addition of two new employees. Tony is our new Receptionist and is available Monday through Friday to give you great customer service at every level. Susi is our new Massage Therapist who has incredible hands. Everyone’s been agreeing that she’s amazing.   Tony comes to us…

Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth – May 31st

Are You Pregnant? Have you considered Natural Childbirth? The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth preparation course teaches women and their partners about: * staying healthy and low-risk * working with your body * managing pain without drugs * communicating effectively with labor team * variations and complications * postpartum care and breastfeeding Upcoming Series*: Sundays,…

Free Gym Classes

Free month of unlimited group training ($190 value) at Body Mechanix gym in Jack London Square in Oakland.   If you’re interested in getting more active, just ask us for a free pass the next time you’re in Acorn Wellness Center, or send us an email to let us know to set one aside for…

Benefits of Rapid Release

I have been a chiropractor for 14 years, and have believed that addressing muscle tension is an important part of a chiropractic treatment since the beginning. Last month I added a new tool to help me achieve even greater results. Rapid Release Technology (RRT) is a high speed vibration therapy tool that oscillates at 170…

New Staff Joins Acorn

We’ve had quite a lot of staff changes at Acorn Wellness Center in the last couple months. We’ve lost our receptionist, Rafeal, and our acupuncturist, Nubian Flunder, L.Ac. and two of our massage therapists, Faith Cornwall and Tsadae Neway (Tsadae had been with us almost 2 years). All of them have moved on to devote…

Happy Father’s Day

In honor of Father’s Day, I want to share about the amazing contributions my father made to my life, and to our culture. He was a man of many talents, but was best known for his avant-garde films. Even George Lucas has been known to say in numerous interviews that in his heart, what he’d…