Grand Opening Celebration
Come join us in celebrating the Grand Opening of our facility in San Diego!
On November 11, 2022, Healing Wave Aquatics will celebrate the official opening of our new aquatic therapy facility. After a decade of providing life-changing trauma-informed aquatic therapy to veterans, active-duty military, and their caregivers who struggle with Post Traumatic Stress in San Diego, Healing Wave Aquatics finally opened our own facility. The facility soft opened in June 2022 and started serving clients.This will be our big Grand Opening Celebration kicking off our official opening.
There will be a small ribbon-cutting ceremony and program, followed by food and refreshments, and facility tours.
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Healing Wave Aquatics Facility
2021 Healing Wave Aquatics is on its way to a state-of-the-art facility with two therapy pools to serve our community!
On October 14, 2021, Healing Wave Aquatics celebrated the start of a new chapter with a Groundbreaking Ceremony to kick off construction of the our new aquatic therapy facility.
See the article in the San Diego Union-Tribune here.
Click here to view photos from the Groundbreaking Ceremony.
Resilience Workshop Series
2020 Healing Wave Aquatics "Resilience Workshop Series" an experience of a variety of webinars about mental health and wellness!
Healing Wave Aquatics Resilience Workshop Series was created to offer educational insights, tools and resources to help you get through the difficult times during the COVID-19 pandemic. With an emphasis on the power of understanding to help heal and grow, the Resilience Workshop Series blends teachings from psychology, science, and wellness practices. Our goal is to offer educational insights to bridge the profound inner learning that comes from aquatic therapy sessions to learning that you achieve at home. We are bridging therapy from water to land.
RAISE 4 THE BRAVE ONLINE CAMPAIGN
OUR REASON: Veterans who suffer from PTS may have their symptoms of depression and isolation amplified due to the COVID-19 quarantine and the resulting reduction in mental health services.
OUR GOAL: The Raise 4 the Brave campaign is asking for your support to help our veterans. Our $50,000 goal will provide funding for 250 sessions to upcoming clients once we resume operations.
2019 DATES: Join us May 18 - May 25 for the Raise 4 the Brave online fundraising campaign in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Week.
WAVES FOR THE BRAVE 5K
Check out the 2019 Results and Photos.
WAVES FOR THE BRAVE 5K is a timed trail run and scenic hike on a groomed dirt trail. The 3.1 mile loop includes views of the lake with sections with riparian oaks, a few hills, and a shady start/finish area in a grassy park. The 5K draws attention to the crisis of post-traumatic stress among our veteran population and bring awareness to mental health challenges. Participants receive custom medals and t-shirts. There will be booths with resources for veterans and the community. Awards for top finishers and prizes for top fundraising teams and individual fundraiser. More event information here.
2019 HEALING WAVE AQUATICS SUMMER OPEN HOUSE
On August 23rd of 2019 Healing Wave Aquatics hosted an entertaining evening of in-depth education about our healing aquatic therapy. Please join us to learn about our program in an intimate setting and interact with our staff, practitioners, and clients. Click here to learn more.
November 2019 "Waves of Support Dinner" at the Coronado Clubroom. This fundraiser dinner features live music, hosted bar, gourmet dinner, breathtaking harbor views and inspiring client stories.
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