calm the mind...relax the body...brighten the spirit
Alan Saruwatari, CST
Focused Shiatsu-Anma Therapist
Alan has been working in the healing arts since 1985 and is a shiatsu therapist at One, Natural Healing Center. He graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a BA is Psychology. He attended the Shiatsu Massage School of California where he graduated and was awarded the Kaneko Award named after the sensei and founder. He is the innovator of Focused Shiatsu-Anma Therapy © method of treating very specific points and related areas of the body to treat pain conditions. An area of specific interest to him is treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Plantar Fasciitis and Tendonitis where he has an over 95% success rate. Alan has treated many athletes and sports injuries with a very high level of success. All of the marathon runners who have been treated by him have made their races. He is a member of American Bodywork and Massage Professionals, (ABMP) and is a Certified Massage Therapist with CAMTC, certification #4575.
Qi Gong Practitioner
Since 1997, Alan has studied the self healing art of Qi Gong. Pronounced (CHEE GUNG), it is called the "Mother of Chinese Medicine". Qi Gong teaches how to strengthen natural healing abilities that everyone has through meditation and movements. Alan provides individual treatment sessions, classes and workshops on Qi Gong.
In 1990 Alan began providing trainings for companies, community groups, programs, schools and individuals at local, state and national levels. He has worked with professional training groups and individually and has written many curricula including his latest Business Wellness. Business Wellness takes Alan's over 30 years of experience in the healing arts and train employees simple and effective ways to take better care of themselves, improve productivity and prevent injuries.