Practitioner information

Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Therapeutic Massage

Dr Rebecca Tolhurst

Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Clinic Owner/Manager

Rebecca is a results-driven practitioner who views every person’s health as a holistic and complete picture.  Each session is tailored to accommodate the individual, with personalised treatment design. She has experience in many different settings with many different types of patients through her 17 year career in acupuncture & Chinese herbal medicine. 

The Central Highlands Pain & Wellbeing dispensary has raw, powdered, prepared or granulated Chinese herbal medicines for utmost strength and your greatest convenience. Acupuncture, Chinese bodywork, meditation or spiritually-derived styles are available, and she incorporates whichever combination is more relevant to the person in front of her – you.  Her areas of clinical interest include pain syndromes, metabolic disorders, urology, gynaecology, pregnancy and reproductive health, Alcohol and Other Drugs recovery support, mental health, parasites and gut-brain syndromes from an integrative health perspective. With over 17 years of clinical experience and 9 years of formal Health-related education to post graduate level, Rebecca is a skilled and diversely experienced professional and welcomes new and existing patients.

Rebecca’s formal qualifications are:

BHSci (Chinese Herbal Medicine)(2004);

BHSci (Traditional Chinese Medicine)(2006);

Grad. Dip (Public Health)(2018).


Rebecca is a member of the Australian Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA) and is registered with the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA) under the Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine divisions. Health fund rebates are available via HICAPS and she is eligible for inclusion as a therapist in pre-approved Work Cover, TAC & NDIS treatment plans by referral from a General Practitioner.

If you would like to make a time to see Rebecca, please call or text reception on 0422 353 446 or book online by clicking this link.