Kunde (pronounced: kün-dey, spelled: ཀུན་བདེ།) Institute, a center for Tibetan wellness and healing, was founded by Doctor Yangdron Kalzang in 2004. The name “Kunde” was given to the center by her root teacher, Kenpo Troru Tsenam Rinpoche, one of the most highly respected scholars of traditional Tibetan Medicine in Tibet. In Tibetan, “Kunde” means “may all beings be healthy, wealthy and happy.” Dedicated to the mission of benefiting all people with affordable, integrative health services, Kunde offers a variety of traditional Tibetan and Asian medical modalities. Offices are located in Daly City and Berkeley.
Brett Ray, L.Ac (he/him) is a California licensed acupuncturist, Chinese medicine practitioner, Taiji and Qigong instructor. He found his way to Chinese medicine in his own healing journey through depression, anxiety and ADD. Having studied the techniques and philosophy of Chinese medicine, he is equipped with methods and modalities that seek to bring balance and wellness to the whole individual.
Brett employs acupuncture, herbal medicine, massage and other forms of Chinese Medicine to treat pain, fatigue, stress, mental health, and digestion. He also offers techniques of meditation, breathwork, Qigong, and Taiji to provide his patients with the same techniques that helped him find peace and well-being.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, French, Levantine Arabic.