Tom is co-author of the #1 Best Selling Book Series Wake Up - Live the Life You Love - Living on Purpose along with well-known best-selling authors Dr. Deepak Chopra, M.D., Dr. Wayne Dyer, PhD, and Mark Victor Hansen.
The Healing Arts Center and Tom’s work have been featured as the cover story on KSDK-TV Channel 5 News, KMOV-TV Channel 4 News, KTVI-TV Fox 2 News, interviewed live on 97.1 FM Talk Radio, KDHX 88.1 FM Radio, KEZK 102.5 FM Radio, and in feature articles numerous times in the St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis Magazine, the Healthy Planet, Spirit Seeker Magazine, and Whole Human Magazine. He is mentioned in several books, including At the Eleventh Hour: Caring for My Dying Mother by Susan Carol Stone, And Now We Dance: Journaling for the Woman Within by Linda Senn, and is honored by the piano composition “For Tom” on the CD In A Moment Noticed by Sheila Moglia and Mary Ann Blankinship.
Tom has shared his knowledge ofalternative/complimentary medicine as a guest speaker at Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. John’s Mercy Hospital, and Jewish Hospital College of Nursing and Allied Health.
With more than 28 years of study and experience in the healing arts and sciences, he successfully combines both Eastern and Western knowledge into a synthesis of bodywork, energy healing, yoga, breathwork, and intuitive awareness. He encourages his clients and students to become an active participant in their process of healing, guiding them back to the realization of harmony and balance in their entire physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual dynamic.
As Owner/Director of the Healing Arts Center in St. Louis, where he received his training and certification as a massage therapist, Tom is the head instructor in the Professional Massage Therapy Training Program. Other healing modalities he integrates into his work include: the Bio Cranial System through the Bio Cranial Institute, certified Master of G-Jo Acupressure by the G-Jo Institute, certified Master/Teacher of Reiki, The Usui System of Natural Healing, certified Master of Karuna Reiki™ by the International Center for Reiki Training, certified Master by the International Human and Universal Energy Research Institute, certified Transformational Breath Facilitator by the International Breath Institute and formerly a trainer for their Personal Enlightenment and Professional Training, Certified Hypnotherapist and Certified Stress Management Consultant by the International Association of Counselors and Therapists, has completed studies in Advanced Pranic Healing, Pranic Psychotherapy, Crystal Healing and Psychic Self Defense through the American Institute of Asian Studies, and is a Certified Pranic Healing™ Instructor. He is certified as a Raw Chef, Raw Nutrition Specialist, Raw Lifestyle Coach, and Raw Personal Trainer by the Ekaya Institute of Living Food Education, and is formerly a Certified Personal Fitness Trainer through the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM).
His other studies include Reconnective Healing™, Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT), Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) for serious diseases, Connective Tissue Massage, Reflexology, Polarity Therapy, Zen Shiatsu, Thai Medical Massage, Applied Physiology, Touch for Health, Present Centered Awareness Therapy, Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP), Science of Mind, Theosophy, T’ai Chi, martial arts (Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido, Karate, Judo), comparative religions, Hatha Yoga, Babaji's Kriya Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Spiritual Human Yoga, Arhatic Yoga, Chi Nei Tsang, Kriyashakti, Feng Shui, Kofutu Touch Healing, and meditation.
As a charter member of the International Association of Healthcare Practitioners, and as a member of The International Society for the Study of Subtle Energies and Energy Medicine, the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology, the American Metaphysical Doctors Association, the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, and the Institute of Noetic Sciences, Tom is constantly supporting ground-breaking research in alternative and complimentary medicine.
A loving husband to Sabrina, and father of five beautiful children; Sean, Adom, Christopher, Deva, and Xavier, Tom is known internationally as a Teacher, Visionary, Philosopher, Master Healer, Leader, Author, and Friend.
Tom is a transformational healer and teacher. His work reflects his genuine love and respect for others and their healing process. He offers his clients and students a grace and gentleness that is a powerful and unique experience.
To Contact Tom, please email him at
Tom Tessereau
2601 South Big Bend Blvd.
 St. Louis, Missouri 63143
Phone 314-647-8080
Toll-Free 1-866-647-8080
Fax 314-647-8134
"He is a strong educated instructor and master of the healing arts, massage theories and energy work. Tom is patient, kind, giving and exuberant in intelligent humor. He has taught me to believe in myself."
- Gary Puckett, graduate 2005