• Awake and Aware, LLC operates along an integrative and “least drastic means” model that recognizes the value of alternative medicine and healing practices alongside and at times in lieu of western medical practices. Our goal is to support and empower healing for each individual in accordance with their values and beliefs. We integrate these practices into individualized treatment recommendations that are determined collaboratively between clinician and client.


  • Awake and Aware, LLC alternative healing methods include:


    • Acupuncture and Herbal Therapies (delivered by a Board Certified Doctor of Oriental Medicine (DOM))
    • Movement Therapies including qigoing, dance and yoga (delivered by a yoga certified instructor)
    • Mindfulness ( delivered by advanced practitioners)
    • Creative Art Therapies


  • Acupuncture Therapy

    Acupuncture as a healing modality dates back over two thousand years, with many of the foundational concepts dating further back. The longevity of this practice speaks to its resilience and effectiveness. Acupuncture continues to grow and thrive here in the United States as it makes its presence known in integrative health clinics, detox centers and the Veteran Affairs hospitals. Awake and Aware, ...

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    Yoga Therapy

    Do you ever feel like you have been betrayed by your body? Do you feel lonely and unable to connect? Does the amount of stress you experience seem insurmountable? Have you failed to see sustainable change in your life even after years of talk-therapy? At Awake and Aware, LLC we recognize the power and healing possibilities of yoga. It is a component of our Trauma Program, Healing in the ...

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    Herbal Medicine

    At Awake and Aware, LLC we take the “least drastic means” approach when it comes to the use of Acupuncture.  In other words, if we can achieve the desired outcome with herbal medicine in conjunction with the other healing modalities at our center, then the necessity for pharmaceuticals decreases.If needed, we have a psychiatric practitioner on staff that can assess ...

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    "Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor.”Mindfulness is a foundational component in our treatment programs as well as our clinical culture and is incorporated into individual sessions and group therapies as well as our clinical training practices., Our Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Intensive Trauma Program, Healing in The Desert,...

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