The Abbotsford Convent
1 St Heliers St
Abbotsford VIC 3067
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Shinma - Shiatsu
What Is Shiatsu?
Shiatsu is a unique form of Japanese body therapy that uses gentle pressure applied to the body through clothing to improve the circulation of blood and ki (also called qi or chi). You will experience a deep form of relaxation which calms the mind and energises the body.
Stress in the body, if left untreated, becomes disease. By incorporating practices such regular shiatsu into your life you will release the tension that can block the healthy functioning of your bodymind.
Why Try a Shiatsu Treatment?
Common reasons for choosing shiatsu include:
Shiatsu is also a suitable massage therapy while you are receiving treatment for cancer. No rubbing or lymphatic drainage occurs which can be contra-indicated with cancer.
- Addressing a long term health concern that has not responded to other therapies
- Seeking peace of mind and stillness in today’s busy world
- Emotional relief
- Self nuturing
- Preventative health care
- Pain relief
90 minutes - $120
60 minutes - $85
Concessions and health care rebates available
Why Try Shiatsu Therapy when you're Pregnant?
Elizabeth recommends Shiatsu Therapy as a wonderful way to support your health before, during and after pregnancy. It is completely safe for mother and baby and can offer you a serene way to connect deeply with the life you are nurturing within.
Conditions That Can Be Treated
Some pregnancy complaints that may be relieved with Shiatsu include:
Elizabeth also offers Shiatsu for physical and emotional support and pain management during your labour.
- Back ache
- Fluid retention
- Stiff shoulders and neck
- Pelvic pain
- Anxiety or depression
- Skin disorders
Contact Elizabeth to discuss having her as your doula or bring your support person to a birth preparation class so they can learn these safe and effective techniques.
Home Treatment - $150
Clinic Treatment 90 minutes - $120
Clinic Treatment 60 minutes - $85
Birth Support - POA
Concessions and health care rebates available for clinic treatments
For more information about the best services for your needs or to organise an appointment - just give us a call!
- Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies
- Certificate in Toyohari - East Asian Needle Therapy
- Certificate I - Australian Bush Flower Essences
- BHSc - Chinese Medicine