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At the Institute

Acute and Chronic Physical Pain »

Pain is how your body reacts to trauma. It occurs when nerve endings called pain receptors are activated by injury, illness or stress. At the Bernstein Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy we don’t just treat the symptom, we treat the causes.

Reichian-Myofascial Release Therapy »

The Bernstein Institute’s method of Reichian-Myofascial Release Therapy produces unprecedented results, without the use of drugs.

Team Treatment »

At the Bernstein Institute, we use the team approach in all aspects of treatment including counseling and psychotherapy with patients as well as all bodywork.

RMFR Training Workshop »

Reichian-Myofascial Release is a proprietary modality developed by Dr. Bernstein. It has proven to be a powerful compliment many forms of body work and psychotherapy.

Therapeutic Services »

The Institute offers a broad range of therapeutic treatments and modalities in its attractive suite of offices near Petaluma’s picturesque Foundry Wharf.