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Ruth Howard Art Therapy, Shiatsu and Kinesiology Hobart

Ruth Howard

8 Oakley St
New Town TAS 7008

Servicing area: New Town & Hobart TAS

Ruth Howard Art Therapy, Shiatsu and Kinesiology Hobart

Japanese Abdominal Massage & Zen Shiatsu Massage offer gentle effective non invasive pain relief, boosts your vitality and supports the functions of your muskuloskeletal, digestive, endocrine/lymphatic, nervous system/blood, organs, meridian/Ki energy system and brain and gums.

Taoist Abdominal & Zen Shiatsu Acupressure Massage Hobart

What is Japanese Acupressure Shiatsu Massage? 

Ruth Howard Shiatsu and Energy Kinesiology Hobart Tasmania offers distance and in clinic manual and energetic pain relief and emotional, mental, physical spiritual healing.

Through gentle massage and stretches chronic pain and ill health are healed.  Japanese Shiatsu acupressure increases the flow of Chi, blood and lymphatics, stimulating and cleaning organs and glands vital to maintaining excellent health.

Taoist Abdominal Massage is unique Acupressure Meridian Therapy in the tradition of Kuzome, Master Taoist Healer. Ruth palpates your entire tuimmy, accessing the deep mind to cure chronic illness. Ruth is one of only a few Tasmanians trained in Taoist Abdominal Shiatsu Therapy. Quite astounding healing results from the deep application of the mind to instill all things to correct themselves following Kuzomes meridian and Ki protocols. And like Kuzome Ruth teaches you to practice this healing on yourself at home for long term benefits. Clean your GUT! Resolve trauma and chronic stress. 

What are the Benefits of Shiatsu?

  • Relieves anxiety, depression and fear
  • Promotes relaxation
  • Reduces chronic pain
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Clears blockages
  • Promotes healthy skin
  • Delays the signs of ageing
  • Regulates the digestive system
  • Strengthens the immune system
  • Increases energy levels
  • Improves joint mobility and range of motion

How Does it Work?

Shiatsu involves the gentle massage, stretching and palpation of the body to stimulate blood flow, lymphs, organ and meridian healing and the flow of Chi to enhance physical, mental health. These pathways are connected to the brain and to all the glands of the body. It is a really remarkable healing sysyem! A shiatsu session revitalises them so that the healing of the mind, body and emotions can take place.

Shiatsu can eliminate waste products in the lymph nodes and improve blood circulation. It also helps regulate the secretion of sebum, keeping the skin hydrated and supple.


Book an appointment and take advantage of Ruth’s remarkable shiatsu services.

Qualification Details

BA Textile Design Fine Art (Hons) Graduate Diploma Education Cert IV Trainer Dip Shiatsu Ryoho Functional Therapy Kinergetics RESET Cert Macrobiotics Cert Fields of Holistic Health Cert Initiatic Art Therapy Reiki Master

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