A THERAPEUTIC ALTERNATIVE

A Therapeutic Alternative was founded in 2009 by medical cannabis patient’s rights advocates.  Providing a high quality product and service to our members has been a driving passion behind our company for almost a decade. 

Our core values:

  • Health- We want to inspire health on a holistic (mind, body and spirit) level in our members, employees and the community.
  • Happiness- We provide a happy workplace, inspire happiness in others and in turn enjoy our service to our members.
  • Education- This is the basis for change and freedom.  We believe knowledge is power and work to continually empower our staff, our government, our industry, our community and our members.
  • Industry Leadership- We model professionalism, compassion and integrity for our industry as leaders. 

Our Team

ATA’s staff is comprised of kind, professional and knowledgeable individuals. Our staff strives to provide compassionate care along with medical knowledge.  We hold regular continuing education classes so that our staff is always up to date on emerging scientific information. 

Our various education classes are taught by our education coordinator or our expert guest speakers. Education topics include:

  • Human Anatomy 
  • Organ Systems Overview
  • Common Illnesses and Disorders
  • Patient Privacy and Bedside Manner “Putting Patients First”
  • Endocannabinoid System
  • Cannabinoids
  • Terpenes
  • History of Cannabis
  • Cannabis Laws and Legal Compliance
  • Products, Administration Techniques and Dosage
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For employment opportunities please email your resume to our Human Resources Manager at ATAHumanResourcesManager@gmail.com

OUR FACILIITES

We are located in the medical district of Midtown Sacramento within a block of Business Hwy 80. We have an A.D.A. lift on our front porch for easy access for all memebers. Our parking lot is located directly in the back of the building or free street parking is available, Please do not park in either of our neighbor's lots.

A Therapeutic Alternative Featured News Articles

A Therapeutic Alternative has been a flagship example for cannabis retail in the Sacramento area for many years. We often open our doors and give tours to policy makers and government officials. As a leader in the regulated cannabis market, A Therapeutic Alternative is often highlighted in the news, delivering the latest information in cannabis education and advocacy. Click below to read our featured news articles. 

ORGANIZATIONS

A Therapeutic Alternative is a member of a variety of organizations and groups. We believe in the power of community to enact change and collaborate with others. Our voice is louder together. We encourage you to click the link below to find out more.

NATIONAL CANNABIS INDUSTRY
ASSOCIATION MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Based in Sacramento, California, this month we meet Kimberly Cargile, director of the medical cannabis dispensary A Therapeutic Alternative, focused on holistic healing and patient support. Learn more about how her dispensary has integrated and become a part of the local community. They also offer additional holistic services such as yoga, massage therapy, sound therapy, meditation, and more.

Charitable Activities

A Therapeutic Alternative participates in a variety of charitable activities. We believe in the power of community and being of service to those community members who can benefit. ATA staff organize monthly homeless outreach outings, giving food and items to the homeless. ATA also donates to many charities. Click on the link below to view the list of charities.