Akira isn’t a “what”, but a “who”. Akira is David’s beautiful horse … Akira is a Japanese name meaning bright, intelligent, clear, anchored, and gentle strength … all of which he embodies. We believe in his wisdom and compassion, and it made sense to us to have his name associated with all we do. Meet Akira here.
Wellness Intelligence is The Akira Concept’s “North Star” … it is really the art of taking better care of of ourselves, others, and the planet. For a more complete answer, click here
Busy is a mindset. It’s all about your priorities. We take great pride that our foundational advice, functional practices, longevity solutions, and life prescriptions can be worked into anyone’s day … it’s about tiny changes adding up to remarkable results, while working at your own pace.
It is an online space for good humans who are in conscious pursuit of more of the right things in life. Being part of this vibrant and private online community offers the opportunity to engage, learn, share, and grow with others who are also after results, transformation, and a better way of life. It is where you find motivation and accountability and build practices, habits, and rituals that will upgrade your every day. It’s free, and ad free. Join now (we will be open March 2021)
We choose to answer this question with a few questions. How much did your last pair of shoes cost? Your car insurance? Netflix for a year? A therapy session? Massage? Dinner out? Cell phone? It’s about priority.
It’s really up to you. It`s your personal journey and it all depends on you! No matter where you are in life or how much time you have (or don’t have), our immersive wellness solutions will serve you well. You can choose to begin your journey right now.
All of the practices, and movement patterns we suggest in our workbooks, trainings, and website are available online in video format for our clients. If you own a copy of The Akira State Workbook and do not yet have access, email us, and we will connect you.
There are always alternatives! Our work is all about “Kind Food”, which also includes creating a world where there is access to fair food for all.
That’s not what meditation is about! Try UnMeditating, The Akira Concept’s variation of traditional meditation, that un-complicates pre-conceived notions about breath and stillness. Learn more.
No matter how full your days may be, hydrate and take care of you, so you can take care of all you would like to. Listening and responding to our body’s signals is such an important part of self-care. Try our Waterfall Ritual.
Believe it or not, yes … but in an unconventional way. Change requires discomfort and growth, healing, and learning can be challenging … but it’s worth it. As for pain when it comes to fitness … pain should not be a benchmark of effort or a good workout.
Synchronicity and serendipity. You can read our story here.
We want to express ourselves and pique your curiosity! We always kid that all of the words and claims in wellness are already “taken”, so our solution was to make up our own words … you can find our most frequently used ones in our Lexicon.
Yes … you begin aging the moment you are born, so we are all the aging population!
Yes! The Akira Concept is built on Foundations. All of our trainings, experiences, and advising share these Foundations as a way to provoke thought as you work on discovering your Wellness Intelligence. Whether you choose to work with us in discovering your Wellness Intelligence or not, take the time to ponder our Foundations … it will strongly influence the way you learn and live.
Our Wellness Ladders (and our logo) represent scaffolding for your journey … about connection, taking steps, flow, progress, will, passage, potential, and infinite possibility. There are no “tops” to our ladders … symbolizing endless potential.
Trust us, we struggled to label and categorize the dimensions! We are confident in these eight dimensions to be all-encompassing and full-spectrum. When you explore them, you will see, feel, and trust that everything is connected.
Yes. Work with us, and you will prove this to yourself!
If your question wasn’t asked or answered here, please reach out to us directly. We invite you to be curious and look forward to being challenged.