Hot Stone Therapy Diploma
In Bolton, Barnsley, Dunfermline and 4 other venues
Different dates available
An American massage therapist, Mary Nelson, was the founder of the original hot stone therapy which she called 'LaStone'. She wanted a system that would enable her to continue her therapy practice while easing her stiff and painful wrist joints. Using the stones to massage achieved this goal, while also enhancing the massage treatment.
To take into account
Course Objectives: The history and benefits of hot stone therapy Your working environment Consultation process including contra-indications Contra-actions and aftercare advice The use of hot stones in other therapies The stone movements The Hot Stone Therapy routine
The course is suitable for qualified massage therapists who wish to expand their range of treatments.
Please note, a previous massage qualification eg Swedish Massage is necessary to undertake this course
Practitioner Diploma accredited by the Beauty Guild
Small group training or 1:1 for personal attention. The professional but friendly, informal setting and individual tuition ensures a high standard of training delivery.
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What you'll learn on the course
- Massage Therapy
- Hot Stone Massage
- Beauty Therapist
- Holistic therapy
Teachers and trainers (5)
Holistic Therapist/Tutor for Amethyst @ Newcastle upon Tyne
Catherine Phillipson, holistic therapy tutor for North Shields, Newcastle, Tyne & Wear, North East Catherine qualified as a Complimentary Therapist to degree level in 2009. She has practiced Aromatherapy for over 15 years, treating clients in spas, salons, retreats and at home. A passionate and qualified teacher, Catherine teaches yoga as well as therapies. She is very happy to pass on her wide knowledge and experi
Holistic Therapist/Tutor for Amethyst in Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Roselyn Watson, holistic therapy tutor for Barnsley, South Yorkshire Roselyn has taught holistic therapies in Cyprus and Athens as well as the UK. She is a qualified teacher, an Usui Reiki Master/Teacher and a member of the Angelic Reiki Association. Training takes place at Cudworth, Barnsley, S72 8LH.
Beauty Therapist/Hairdresser/Tutor for Amethyst on Isle of Wight
Sharon has been a therapist for over 20 years and a beauty tutor for over 10 years. She loves to share her knowledge of all things beauty and holistic. Sharon teaches 1:1 or small groups of up to 4 at her retreat based rural countryside salon.
Holistic/Beauty Therapist and Tutor for Amethyst in the NE England
Sue Appleton - holistic and beauty tutor for Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, Teesside, North East Sue offers training in holistic and beauty therapies. She achieved her dream when she opened her own therapy and teaching business after being made redundant from a long career teaching in adult education. The venue is easily accessed just two minutes from the A19. Sue is flexible re dates, so please get in touch if dates advertised are not convenient .
Tina Fu Chan
Beauty & Holistic Therapist/Tutor for Amethyst in the North West
Tina Fu, tutor for Bolton, Lancashire, Greater Manchester North West Tina qualified in beauty therapy over 20 years ago and has worked in both England and Asia. She discovered her love of holistic therapies in Asia; she says, 'I love both, one balances the soul and the other can make you feel on top of the world.' Tina likes running her salon business and teaching, giving her the best of both worlds; it allows her to keep students up to date with new industry knowledge.
• The history of Hot Stone Therapy
• The benefits of Hot Stone Therapy
• How to manage your working environment
• Code of Practice and Insurance for therapists
• The Consultation process including contra-indications
• Possible contra-actions and aftercare advice to give to clients
• Oils for massage
• Massage movements
• The use of Hot Stones in other therapies
• The Stone movements
• The Hot Stone Therapy routine
Please note, a previous massage qualification eg Swedish Massage or Aromatherapy is necessary to undertake this course