“Outspoken” chair massages

On Friday, Embrace Healing & Wellness sent four of our massage therapists to provide some much-needed TLC to the employees of Outspoken. The President of Outspoken treated his employees to an afternoon of chair massages. He consistently promotes health and wellness to his employees and truly understands that having happy and healthy employees increases their productivity. Outspoken is a messaging platform and technology company that enables businesses of all sizes to utilize mobile messaging technologies, including text, picture and video messaging and location-based services to...

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USC Davis School of Gerontology Golf Tournament Fundraiser

On Monday Dr. Carol and Chris, our massage therapist, trekked out to the Virginia Country Club in Long Beach for the 18th annual USC Davis School of Gerontology Swing for Healthy Aging, Rod Dedeaux Memorial Classic. Its purpose is to raise funds for student scholarships. The committee members that oversee the tournament are major players in the senior healthcare industry and well as major names in business, philanthropy and education. Dr. Carol and Chris were set up at the 9th hole. Chris provided chair massages for the golfers and Dr. Carol educated them with stretches and exercises to help...

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Welcome our new massage therapists!

We  are so lucky to add two amazing massage therapists to our team. Please welcome Alan Saruwatari and Chris Denari! Alan: Chris: Alan and Chris run their own respective businesses but have given us the honor to dedicate some of their time and expertise to Embrace Healing and Wellness. Chris’ business is Healing Energy Arts. She runs her business within our office which makes our collaboration very smooth and easy. She received her 550 hours of massage training from Institute of Psycho-Structural Balancing (IPSB). Her focus is on the holistic approach to bodywork, not the clinical. Some of...

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Massage Membership & Benefits

Who doesn’t love a massage? Many of us think of massage as just a luxurious treat, but there are many benefits. Massage should be considered a part of maintaining good health and wellness. The only time we recommend skipping a massage is when you have a new injury or an acute pain. It is better to have the injury evaluated first. Here are the top 5 reasons you should schedule a massage: Improves mobility and function Decreases stress, anxiety & depression by reducing cortisol levels Improves circulation Ease sore muscles after a strenuous workout Boost Immunity by increasing white...

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When I first had my website created in 2010, I had this blog set up and every day I would dread the thought of writing on it. Well, after four years, I am finally giving myself a good kick in the butt and facing my fear of writing. Be patient with me! My goal is to share and educate you about various health topics. I hope you enjoy the journey of learning about your health and wellness! Welcome to Embrace Healing & Wellness. I am Dr. Dawn Yoshioka. By day, I am a Chiropractor, Acupuncturist and business owner; by night I am a wife and mommy (my son is 1 years old). I opened my own...

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