Hot Stone Massage
Cost: $149 class only; $199 class and stones; $50 refresher, NO CEs
Instructor: James Funk, LMT
The use of Hot Stones for healing dates back to ancient times. The heat relaxes muscles and allows the therapist to work without using deep pressure. Hot Stone Massage will help the client with back pain and aches, poor circulation, osteoarthritis pain, stress, anxiety, tension, insomnia, and depression. This class will teach the art of Hot Stone Massage and how to safely handles the stones for a full body treatment. The class begins with the history of Hot Stone Massage and stone therapy, contraindications, care and cleaning of the stones, and necessary equipment; the course continues with a demonstration and guided hands-on work and session practice. The class incorporates several techniques to create a very relaxing treatment for your clients.
Supplies: Set of sheets and pillowcase, two hand towels, and a large towel to wrap around your body.
Note: There is a minimum of six students to hold this class; any less may result in a change in class date.