FHT Hot Stone Therapy Massage

hot-stonesThis therapy use warmed volcanic basalt stones. These are applied and massaged over the body to alleviate stress and tension of tight muscles and relax the mind, body and spirit.

Massaging with hot stones will also help the therapist by taking the stress out of the hands. Hot Stone Therapy benefits many physical and emotional conditions and promotes the ultimate state of well-being.

This course is designed as a CPD course for Holistic Therapists. The pre-requisite for this course is a Level 3 qualification in Body massage or Swedish massage.

This course will be delivered in 1 full day plus ½ day or over 3 weeks in 2.5 hour sessions. Home study is recommended alongside the course.


Provide Hot Stone Therapy massage:

  • History
  • Contra-indications
  • Health and safety - heater, equipment temperature
  • Client safety and hygiene
  • Types of stones
  • Benefits of Stone Therapy
  • Cleansing of stones Chakras, crystals and balancing
  • Consultation
  • Crystals
  • Contra-actions
  • Aftercare and homecare advice
  • Limitations
  • Treatment timing and cost
  • Take consultation and practice full body massage on partner using hot stones, cold stones and semi-precious stones
  • Self-test knowledge questions