The Integrative Medical Clinic Foundation is the non- profit educational arm of the Integrative Medical Clinic of Santa Rosa. Since 2000, IMCF has offered a variety of innovative educational programs that seek to help individuals take charge of their own health care by conceiving of their health in the context of their lives. We provide educational programs for both healthcare professionals and for individuals seeking to take more control of both their health and healthcare. IMCF serves both Sonoma County and adjacent Northern California counties. We focus our efforts on healthcare and other professional staff working with underserved youth, families, and seniors.
Our Vision: We envision a culture in which individuals feel empowered to shape their own health.
Our Mission: To empower every member of our community where they live, work, and worship especially youth, families, and seniors to move toward their best health and life. Our offerings include:
› Imagine YOU®. . . as you want to be Program
› Imagine YOU® Leader Certificate Program
› What Matters to You . . . awareness-building effort in health care
› Co-sponsorship of the Healing, Mindfulness, and Compassion Retreat and Awakening to Health for Healthcare Professionals
Current Focus and Goals:
To provide Imagine YOU Leader training programs for community leaders, and healthcare and human resource professionals.
To build a network of Imagine YOU Leaders and partners that work together to create a collective impact model.
To expand our partnerships with foundations, agencies, community groups, and businesses supporting them to use Imagine YOU to engage their members.
To facilitate the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s What Matters to You awareness-building effort throughout Sonoma County.
To provide educational retreats for healthcare professionals to encourage a deeper understanding of relational medicine and of self-care.
The Integrative Medical Clinic Foundation was started by Dr. Robert Dozor of the Integrative Medical Clinic of Santa Rosa. He, along with Pam Koppel LCSW, began the Foundation in order to help the general public and healthcare providers gain a better understanding of the effectiveness of Integrative Medicine and complementary approaches.