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CFCCC Resource Guide

Mind/Body Work


Alexian Brothers Medical Center


Alternative & Complementary Medicine

Patrick Massey, Medical Director

1544 Nerge Rd.

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Ph: 847-923-0046


B.E.S.T. Health Care:  (Bio Energetic Synchronization Technique)


Balance energy fields to reduce pain, heal, repair, and rebuild your body.


Morter Health System

1000 West Poplar

Rogers, Arkansas 72756

Ph: 800-874-1478


Caring Medical and Rehabilitation Services, S.C.


Natural Medicine, restoring and renewing the body.  They incorporate a Judeo-Christian perspective into their care. 


Dr. Ross Hauser MD

Marion Hauser R.D L.D.

Medical Arts Building

715 Lake St. Suite 600

Oak Park, IL 60301

Ph: 708-848-7789

Fax: 708-848-7763

Email: drhauser < at >



The Center for Complementary Medicine:  Advocate Medical Group


Nesset Pavilion

1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Ph: 847-318-2860


Center for Holistic Medicine


Alternative/holistic health center.


240 Saunders Rd.

Riverwoods, IL 60015

Ph: 847-236-1701

Fax: 847-236-1705

Email: newchm < at >



Center for Integral Health




400 East 22nd, Suite F

Lombard, IL 60148

Ph: 630-792-9311

Fax: 630-792-9316


Chicago Acupuncture Clinic


Acupuncture & Chinese Herbology.

3723 N. Southport

Chicago, IL 60613

Ph: 773-871-0342


Chicago School of Massage Therapy

Student and Professional Clinic


Dedicated to providing students with the opportunity to perform massage in a real-life work setting offering one-hour full-body massage to the general public. Students interview clients, design and implement sessions, apply hands-on skills, evaluate results, and take notes. Call for current costs.


17 N State St # 500

Chicago, IL  (312) 753-7900


18 N Wabash St

Chicago - (312) 753-7990



Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a powerful new method of doing psychotherapy. Alleviates different types of psychological distress.  Most effective in Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome (VA recommended), but has alleviated pain and discomfort due to CFS and Fibromyalgia.  Insurance issues handled according to individual basis.


P.O. Box 141925

Austin, TX 78714-0824

Ph: 512-451-5200

Toll Free in the US: 866-451-5200         

Fax: 512-451-5256

E-mail emdira < at >



Healing Quest Center  


Nutrition Consultants, Ayurvedic Healing, PanchaKarma, Colon Hydrotherapy, Chiropractic treatments, AK and Acupuncture, and holistic M.D.


920 N. Franklin, Suite 402

Chicago, IL 60610

Ph: 312-664-7979

fax:  312-664-7964


La Stone Massage Therapy


Website lists area practitioners.




Midwest College of Oriental Medicine


4334 North Hazel Suite 206
Chicago, IL 60613

Ph: 773-975-1295



New City YMCA


Offers exercise classes for the disabled.


1515 N Halsted St

Chicago, IL 60622-2529

Ph: 312-440-7272


Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group

680 N. Lake Shore Drive, Suites 810 & 815

Chicago, IL  60611


Alternate and complementary approaches to medicine.


Northwest Wellness Center


Acupuncture, acupressure, skeletal manipulation, tai chi chuan, psychotherapy, therapeutic massage, nutritional counseling, and personal supplement therapy.


909 E. Palatine Rd.

Palatine, IL  60074

Ph: 847-776-0606


Physical Therapist


Myra Ping, M.S., P.T.

3723 N. Southport

Chicago, IL 60613

Ph: 773-244-0600


Self-Esteem Building.  National Association for Self-Esteem:  Dedicated to building self-esteem in families, schools and the workplace.


Temple of KRIYA YOGA


People of every religion, culture and age group can practice and benefit from Hatha Yoga.  Hatha is the yoga of physical postures.  The gentle stretching movements of Hatha can make your life less stressful, bringing deep relaxation and greater flexibility to your body and mind.  Also, learn the basics of when, how and why to meditate.  Call for free catalogue.


Temple of Kriya Yoga

2414 North Kedzie

Chicago, IL  60647

Ph: 773-342-4600

Email: Kriya < at >



Wellness Associates


Chinese medicine, chiropractic, acupuncture.

4250 N. Marine Dr., 2nd floor
Chicago, IL  60613
Fax 773-929-4446

Eastern medicine

Does not accept insurance at this time.  Sliding scale on individual basis.


White Crane Wellness Center


A unique health and wellness center focusing on body and mind.


1355 W. Foster

Chicago, IL 60640-2214

Ph: 773-271-9001


Whole Life Center




Dr. Lorene Wu and Dr. Liu

48 East 31st Street

La Grange Park, IL 60526

Ph: 708-352-7212




AnneMarie Guzek offers instruction in yoga and meditation.  She has had CFS and says that yoga helped her recover.  She can work either at her place in Lincoln Park or in your home (you pay for travel time).  Fee is on a sliding scale.  If you decide not to continue with her, you need not pay for the first class.


Ph: 773-248-1504