Sac Bee: Wellness Within, a Roseville nonprofit for cancer survivors, looks to expand

By Cathie Anderson – canderson@sacbee.com    SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 12:00 AM UPDATED SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 12:21 AM Wellness Within executive director Patti Brown sat down with her husband and their two children at the kitchen table just after Christmas 2009 and told them she wanted to quit her work as a marriage and family therapist and start a mind-body […]

Live with Kitty O’Neal

Our Executive Director and Founder of Wellness Within speaks with Kitty O’Neal about our center and  Annual Fundraiser.   http://www.kfbk.com/onair/the-afternoon-news-with-kitty-oneal-50603/learn-more-about-the-crabby-about-cancer-fundraiser-12726353/

Post-It Party Live On Good Day Sacramento

Big thanks to Good Day Sacramento and Courtney Tice, Jaymie Smith, Lisa Morgan, and the crew of artists who showed up early Saturday morning to flash their smiles and their art!  Check it out: http://gooddaysacramento.cbslocal.com/video/10505053-post-it-party/   Would you like to participate in our Post-It Project? Simply create your own art piece on a post-it note, […]

Book of Dreams – Sacramento Bee

Book of Dreams: Center helps cancer patients, their families By Niesha Gates Special to The Bee Published: Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 Late-afternoon sunshine filtered through the windows of the quaint bungalow in old Roseville, casting a calming glow through the yoga studio where a handful of women perched on folded blankets atop exercise mats.Susan Whitaker, […]

Press Tribune: Wellness Within gets a beautiful new garden

Volunteers put green thumbs to work for cancer center By: Anne Stokes, Press Tribune Correspondent View Full Gallery Wellness Within is finally a healing oasis inside and out. The local nonprofit, which helps cancer patients, survivors and their families, offers services in nutrition, meditation, restorative yoga, art therapy and counseling free of charge to those […]

CBS Sacramento: Landscapers Brave Heat To Complete Donated Meditation Center For Cancer Patients

  ROSEVILLE (CBS13) – The heat didn’t keep a landscaping crew from an important project in Roseville. Happy Spaces Landscapes donated a free front-yard makeover to Wellness Within, a center for cancer patients and survivors. Local vendors donated materials to build a healing garden for patients to meditate in during treatment. “Being able to do something that actually […]

‘Crabby About Cancer’ raises funds and hope

Friday, April 19, 6-10 p.m. at the Flower Farm, in Loomis By: Leah Rosasco, Loomis News Correspondent A local wellness center plans to raise spirits and funds for those suffering from cancer with a night of music, food, and inspiration. Wellness Within, a nonprofit organization created by a Loomis woman, is bringing its third-annual fundraiser […]

I Care – Sacramento Bee

I Care: Providing mind-body healing at Wellness Within By Autumn Payne A match is struck and a hope candle is lit. A sacred space is created where those struggling with cancer can discover and develop their inner strength. Patti Brown, right, gently tends this space. She guides the women in a soothing meditation where the unconscious […]

Insight with Beth Ruyak

Wellness Within What do patients, survivors and families do to cope with the stress of cancer? Or any other long-term, serious illness? A local non-profit is trying to help. Wellness Within is a Mind-Body Wellness Center that uses a combination of research-based healing therapies, such as breathing, movement, drawing, biofeedback, meditation, journaling, guided imagery and self-care […]