Author Archives: Staff writer

Unlicensed Man Convicted of Acting as an Acupuncturist

On January 5, 2017, Stephen Rainbolt, owner of the Alphabiotic Center of San Diego, pleaded guilty and was convicted of one misdemeanor count of unlawful use of the title “acupuncturist” and sentenced to three years of probation.  Rainbolt had been … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture Board, Department of Consumer Affairs, Division of Investigation, Investigation, Investigation and Enforcement Unit, San Diego Field Office

Preliminary Hearing Scheduled for Capitola Unlicensed Therapist

Christin Izett of Capitola will be in Santa Cruz County Superior Court December 12, 2016, for a preliminary hearing on charges of theft by false pretenses after she billed for counseling services that she was not licensed to provide. An … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Behavioral Sciences, Department of Consumer Affairs, Division of Investigation, Hayward Field Office, Investigation and Enforcement Unit, Uncategorized, Unlicensed Activity | Tagged , , , , , ,