I’m excited to announce that I’ve moved into a new office! My space is located within the Integrative Wellness Center in Oakland. The office is conveniently located near the MacArthur BART station and Telegraph Avenue. There is ample street parking available. I look forward to treating my clients in this beautiful new space! Updated address and contact information: 430 40th St. at Webster Oakland, CA 94609 email: health@rebeccabillings.com voicemail: 510-387-7107 Read more →


Have you ever wondered if homeopathy was right for you? Does it work with the symptom or pain that you suffer from? The answer is generally "yes"! Here is a quick list of common issues that I've been trained to work with: Digestion: Gas and bloating Heartburn Constipation Lifestyle: Low energy level Sleep issues Excessive stress Difficulty concentrating Mental and Emotional: Depression Anxiety Irritability Grief Female body: Menopause PMS Irregular periods ....And many many more! I offer a free 15 minute phone consultation, so call or email me for an appointment. Read more →


As we approach the summer most people are thinking of summer vacations and enjoying time off. However, before that point most students face finals exams. There may be annual assessments or higher level standardized tests to face. This can cause quite a bit of stress as future school entrances or graduation may depend on success. Some anxiety may be eased by practice, meditation and tutoring. This article illuminates the struggles that kids suffering from high anxiety may experience: http://www.heysigmund.com/the-simple-way-to-ease-test-anxiety-and-lift-performance/ In addition to practical tips on studying productively, sleep and diet tips and relaxation - homeopathy can help! Here are three common remedies that ease test anxiety: Gelsemium: This remedy works well when your reaction to stress is to freeze. You cannot think through problems, feeling like a rabbit in the headlights. Argentum nitricum: This remedy is the most common one for test anxiety. Rapid repetitive thoughts won’t stop asking “what... Read more →


Homeopathy - a complement to conventional medicine

This video is great because it highlights the value of homeopathy as a modality. It is a brilliant complement to conventional medicine. Personally I do not advocate avoiding all Western doctors and treatment. It's a matter of preferring to use gentle homeopathic remedies as a first line method of treatment. Instead of automatically using antibiotics or pharmaceuticals, why not use a method of treatment that is gentle as well as effective? Dr Julie Geraghty talks of her love for homeopathy and about the conditions she has successfully treated using the therapy. Read more →


Antibiotics have serious consequences

More research shows the damage that antibiotics can cause. The drugs are powerful enough to kill all of the good bacteria in addition to the bad, and so should be used carefully.Here is an article from the Atlantic showing new research about how long the effects of antibiotics last: Antibiotics change the gut microbiome for up to a year "Clearly,” the study reads, “even a single antibiotic treatment in healthy individuals contributes to the risk of resistance development and leads to long-lasting detrimental shifts in the gut microbiome." Here is a short list of some of the most common reasons people are given antibiotics, and they are all treatable with homeopathy: diarrhea cough pneumonia flu diverticulitis ear infections Talk to your homeopath about how to use remedies, especially for issues that repeat year after year. Antibiotics have a place in medicine, and yet should not be used so frequently when... Read more →