Our Practitioners

Practitioners are in alphabetical order 

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Dana Clark


Dana Clark Coaching

Dana is a the Bay Area Health Collective’s business coach and is the owner of Dana Clark Coaching,

Dana is a coach who invites you to dive deep into what sparks your passion. Her private coaching sessions provide a safe space for you to discover and play with what makes you feel most alive and to bring it into your work. Her group coaching sessions are inviting and dynamic. Dana is both teacher and learner and is passionate about the work she does.


Brenda D. Hatley

Acupuncturist, L.Ac, Dipl. OM

Spot of Qi Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine

Brenda is both California licensed and an NCCAOM nationally certified diplomat of Traditional Chinese Medicine. She earned her Master’s degree from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine where she studied acupuncture, Chinese herbology, Tui Na medical massage, and biomedicine.

Brenda enjoys all aspects of Chinese culture. She attended Peking University in Beijing, China where she learned to speak Mandarin Chinese and is also a lifelong martial artist. As a proud member of the United States Wushu Team, Brenda has earned many national and international titles. She continues to train and currently teaches Taichi and Wushu at STUDIOMIX.

As Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is one of the newest primary health care professions in California, Brenda is passionate about bridging the gap between eastern and western medicine. She hopes to make TCM a first resource of care for her patients–not a last resort.


 Ewa Litauer

Hypnotherapy & Reiki for Mind, Body and Soul

SF Hypnotherapy 

Ewa has been practicing hypnotherapy since 2001 and Reiki since 2003, sometimes combining both modalities, which is especially helpful for physical manifestations of emotional issues or for supporting deep inner healing.

Ewa is a Certified Clinical and Medical Hypnotherapist and Reiki Master Teacher, who also holds Master of Arts degrees in Pedagogy and Counseling Psychology. After years of training and clinical experience she discovered Hypnosis work as a powerful tool of deep healing and transformation. She brings a trans-personal approach to her work and believes in helping people to develop the tools they need to be, do and feel at their best. She draws on various systems of holistic health, spiritual and meditative practices blending them into a unique model of empowerment toward each individual’s full potential.


Hilary Reed

CVMSH, Certified Sound Healer

Resonant Remedies

Experience the immediate restorative and grounding nature of sound healing. Using tuning forks along with other natural instruments we will gently ease the stress out of your system leaving you focused, peaceful and relaxed.

Hilary Reed, co-founder of the Bay Area Sound Healing Alliance and owner of Resonant Remedies, a private practice dedicated to the use of sound and music as a path to whole body wellness. Hilary has received advanced accreditation through the California Institute of Integral Studies in Sound, Voice and Music Healing as well as certification in hands on healing through Remembering Union Energy Balancing. She is a teacher and continuing student of the Yoga of the Voice, an inspirational approach to vocal expression developed by her teacher and mentor, Silvia Nakkach, of the Vox Mundi School of Sound and the Voice.

For over 18 years, Hilary has been committed to the cultivation of innovative and exciting approaches to songwriting, performance, group and individual singing, chanting and vocal meditation, improvisational song making and the Art of Listening. Her classes, as well as her private sessions, provide a profound experience of the joyous, healing and ultimately freeing power of sound.


Kara Sigler

Herbal Consults

Western Clinical Herbalist, AHG, Ayurvedic pulse and nutrition

SF Herbalist

Western Herbal Medicine is her primary modality, which helps to balance disharmonies and dis-ease in the body. Kara also incorporates Ayurvedic pulse and tongue diagnosis into her sessions. Whether you are dealing with an infection, chronic illness, or simply want to feel more healthy, herbs help the body to heal and be whole.

Kara was certified in 2005 by the Ohlone Herbal Center in Berkeley, CA as a Clinical Western Herbalist. She has been seeing clients and teaching her love of plant medicine ever since. Kara is honored to have studied with such renowned teachers as Autumn Summers, Karen Aguiar, Terry Jensen, Kami McBride, Donna D’Terra, Pam Fischer, Sarah Bearden, David Hoffman, Lois Johnson, Sarah Holmes, Karen Sanders, and Deanna Batdorf, among others.

Kara currently sees clients out of her home office in the Mission district of San Francisco. She co-teaches the three year clinical herbal program at the Ohlone Herbal Center, as well as leading herb walks, wildcrafting trips, and other short-term classes. Kara makes all of her own medicine for clients in her Apothecary.


Christopher Tellez

Reiki Practitioner, MSW and Founder of The Bay Area Health Collective

SF Reiki Center

 Reiki is an ancient Buddhist technique of channeling energy through the palms of the hands. Reiki activates the natural healing processes, detoxifying the body of both physical and emotional blockages while bringing about deep relaxation and calmness.

Christopher Tellez is a second degree Reiki practitioner. He studied under Elaine J. Abrams and Brian Brunius of New York City and follows the traditional Usui Reiki teachings. He also holds a MSW from Columbia School of Social Work and has worked in the social work profession for over a decade. He launched SF Reiki Center in 2011.

His clients range from those experiencing loss and trauma, those going through surgery, those working on changing thought and belief patterns, those working on improving their physical health, people struggling with addiction, people with mental health concerns, and people who have high stress in their lives.

Christopher offers a sliding scale Reiki Clinic on Sunday evenings from 6pm to 9pm.