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Find Your Mantra

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To find your mantra you can go to a peaceful place, sit in a comfortable position, and focus on a word or phrase that you find relaxing.

Autogenic means something that comes from within you. During this type of relaxation, you repeat words or suggestions in your mind to help you relax and reduce the tension in your muscles. Find a peaceful place where you'll be free of interruptions. Then follow these steps:

• Choose a focus word, phrase, or image you find relaxing. Examples of words or phrases include "peace," or "I am peaceful." This is called a mantra.

• Sit quietly in a comfortable position.

• Close your eyes.

• Relax your muscles, starting at your head, working down your body to your feet.

• Breathe slowly and naturally, focusing on your word, phrase, or image.

• Continue for 10 to 20 minutes. If your mind wanders, that's okay. Gently return your focus to your breathing and the word, phrase, or image you selected.

• After time is up, sit quietly for a few minutes with your eyes closed. Open your eyes and sit in silence for a few more minutes.

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Berkeley Chiropractic Clinic

Monday:

By Appointment Only

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-12:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-12:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-12:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-12:00 pm

2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Thank goodness for my life back! You don't realize what your missing out on until you are not in pain anymore!"
    Julie W. - Berkeley, CA
  • "Dr. Shakeri is a knowledgeable and skillful chiropractor who takes the time to give you the individual time you need. He always returns phone calls promptly and is kind and personable. I am grateful for his expertise."
    Kyle M.
  • "Hey. Thanks so much Doc! Your huge heart + attention to details have helped me through a lot. I am a dancer + performer & have had both of my knees tended to by Dr. Shakeri -I may not still be dancing without his help."
    In Grattidue Kristen G.