EVERYBODY is proud to offer bodywork including acupuncture and massage from licensed practitioners especially trained to treat & heal our diverse members. Contact our practitioners directly to book an appointment.
JUNE MASSAGE SPECIAL $60/1hr & $80/1.5hr massage with Jade. Contact her directly below.
WEEKLY COMMUNITY ACUPUNCTURE CLINIC STARTS 6/26 Mondays 10:30a-11:30a & 1:30p-3:30p, before and after community yoga - Sign Up Information Below
Stress Relief and Relaxation
As a Certified Massage Therapist, Jade feels lucky to be able to witness the powerful transformations that come from a compassionate touch. As a transgender woman of color, Jade is particularly honored
to work with people who face discrimination and oppression because of their body. Jade uses a diverse range of techniques, including sports massage, swedish, relaxation, energy work, and myofascial release to create a healing experience.
TAMARA RETTINO, LAc, MSOM
- Modern acupuncture with a focus on mental health, chronic illness, gender transitions, pediatrics and obgyn
- Sensitive to the experiences and needs of the LGBTQ community
- Two decades as a birth doula and former La Leche League Leader
- Empathetic and judgement free care
- Grounded in bio medical science and a ridiculous amount of love
Tamara Rettino, MSOM, LAc (The Acupunktrix) is a board licensed Acupuncturist and practioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine, as well as a doula, for both birth and end of life. Tamara studied acupuncture and opened Acupunktrix: Modern Acupuncture as a response to the life changing effects that acupuncture and herbs had on her own genetic disorder. She specializes in mental wellbeing, chronic illness, obgyn, pediatrics and easing pain. As a pansexual mother of four (including a transgender daughter) she is sensitive to the needs of the LGBTQ community, and approaches healing with compassion, humor, and great love. Tamara is thrilled to contribute to community wellness by providing sliding scale acupuncture at Everybody.
JENNIFER LAVORO, LAc, MSOM
Stress and anxiety, insomnia
Improving mood, energy, relaxation
Promoting well being, balance, and immunity
Jennifer is a California board licensed acupuncturist and herbalist and is currently obtaining her National certification in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Her clinical experience includes her alma mater, Dongguk University clinic, Engemann Student Health Center at USC, as well as private clients. She enjoys working with other wellness practitioners to optimally benefit a person’s health. Being a resident of California and Los Angeles has been fulfilling due to the diversity of people, creative vibrancy, and the undeniably beautiful and varied landscape. She is excited to contribute to the neighborhood and provide community acupuncture to everybody and anybody!
COMMUNITY ACUPUNCTURE CLINIC
Bring cash, water, and a yoga mat if you have one. Wear loose comfy clothing, and be sure to eat before coming. All new patients must sign consents by email prior to their appointment or arrive early to complete paperwork. Treatments include a brief assessment, diagnosis, acupuncture treatment, and time to relax in the Heal and Rise room following your treatment.
Every Monday, 10:30a-11:30a & 1:30p-3:30p (before and after community yoga), licensed acupuncturists, Tamara Rettino, LAc (Acupunktrix), and Jennifer Lavoro LAc, will bring a modern twist to an ancient healing tradition.
Community acupuncture provides brief (20-30 minute) sessions in a supportive group setting and is offered on a cash only sliding scale ($20-40). This model allows you to fit wellness into your schedule and your budget.
10 tiny sterile needles are gently applied while you stretch out, rest, and rejuvenate. Treatments are great for managing stress, easing pain, and bringing balance to the mind and body.