COURSE DESCRIPTION:Hot Stones are a popular modality due to the increased relaxation effect, detoxing abilities and greater depth of massage due to pressure of stones used. In this course you will learn and perform and entire Hot Stone massage both prone and supine.Benefits of Therapeutic Hot Stone massage not only for client but for practitioner.
MATERIALS NEEDED:1 flat sheet, 1 fitted sheet, 2 pillowcases, 1 face cradle cover, 3 hand towels, 1 bath towel, 1 blanket or beach towel,Massage oil or gel (not cream or lotion). Old linens are preferable as this type of massage tends to stain the sheets.
Note: Wear cool clothing and be well hydrated as the room will be hot and you will be performing and receiving 3 hours of hands-on hot stone massage
1. Discuss cautions and contraindication of Hot Stone.
2. Learn Therapeutic Hot Stone routine both prone and supine.
3. Learn maintenance of Hot Stone equipment.
TOTAL INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS:8
The fee for this elective is $90.00 - includes certification.
You cannot sign up for this elective on the portal. You will be added to the attendance roster when you pay. Please contact the education department with further questions,