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A Therapeutic Approach to Stone Massage

  • Center for Therapeutic Massage 96 Plains Road New Paltz, NY, 12561 United States (map)

7 CE Credit Hours

Early Registration  - by November 26, 2016 - $125.00  REGISTRATION CLOSED

After November 26, 2016 - $130.00

 

Course Objectives:

 At the end of this workshop, students will be able to:

  •  List contraindications/considerations for hot stone massage.                                            

  • Describe how to heat stones to a safe temperature.                                                             

  • Demonstrate how to properly hold a stones without compromising the wrists or hands.

  • Demonstrate how to use a stone to treat myofascial tissue and trigger points.                     

  • Demonstrate proper body mechanics.                                                                                      

  • Manipulate the soft tissue of the arms, neck, back, and face using stones.                           

  • Describe the benefits of using stones hot or cold.