Hot Stone Massage Deep Tissue (2 Levels) includes Hot Stone Therapeutic (full body, all muscle groups, deep tissue, muscle stripping etc.) and Spa style (relaxation) for 10-15 NHPC credits* $575+gst (reg. $595) get 2 certificates (Hot Stone Basics & Spa Style 10 hours for 5 ceu's and Deep Tissue 20 hours for 10 domain ceu's) or 30 primary CEU's MTAA, MTAS 28 ceu, AATM and RMTA 12 ceu certificate class. 15 hours instruction with 10 practicums and 5 hours practice (stone care, sanitization, passive use of stones etc). Charge for your practicums & earn your money back!! While many stone therapy schools focus on spa-style stone (la stone, original stone) therapy, this training focuses on therapeutic style stone massage for effective treatment. See sidebar menu for details. Oceans Massage is a recognized school with NHPC for insurance purposes.
Reduce your work load, get effective release & earn more!
Certificate classes are a NHPC recognized modality for 10 competency credits and ceu credits with MTAA, MTAS, AATM or RMTA*. Learn all 4 levels! Hot stone Deep Tissue & Spa Style 2 day class and Advanced Stone Therapy incl. Hot & Cold 2 day class . A lucrative and effective add on to massage! 10 practice sessions are required for the 30 hour Hotstone Massage program which can be charged for to complete the class & this can help earn your tuition back. Many RMT's can combine massage with stone therapy for effective treatments without the elbow work & saves on the hands with heat going deep into the muscles and qualifies for insurance receipts. With hot & cold therapy, reduce inflammation and ease pain cycle, treat TMJ & isolated muscles. Thermotherapy & Cryotherapy has proven therapeutic benefits. As a holistic therapy, you will learn what you need to do to perform stone therapies. Classes see below & calendar 9:00-5:30 pm or host a class. Full training is 2 day class, 30 page manual. Pre-registration is required (see below). Basalt stone sets are sold! (we use specific stones sizes & shapes) basic set $80 +gst (36 stones) additional stones for purchase & Heaters $80-$110+gst. *Declare your hot stone as a specialization with NHPC and get courses as primary modality cec credits.
NEXT CLASSES: CALGARY June 8-9 Sep 23-24 Nov 2-3 EDMONTON June 22-23 Oct 5-6 Saskatoon Nov 9-10 WINNIPEG July 27-28 Oct 28-29 PENTICTON Aug 16-17
RAINDROP: CALGARY June 7 SASKATOON Aug 31 3-10 EDMONTON June 24 Oct 7 WINNIPEG July 26 3pm-10 Oct 25 3-10 PENTICTON Aug 15 3pm-10pm Niagara Falls Sep 12
MYOFASCIAL CUPPING: CALGARY June 3-4 SASKATOON Sep 1-2 WINNIPEG July 29-30 CALGARY Nov 18-19 EDMONTON Oct 3-4
SAVE YOUR HANDS! EDMONTON June 25-26 VERNON Sep 28-29 EDMONTON Oct 8-9 WINNIPEG Oct 26-27 CALGARY Oct 21-22
ADVANCED STONE: CALGARY June 10-11 Nov 23-24 Edm Jun 25-26
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"Wish I took this class 10 years ago, saves on my hands & joints & clients love it"....LM, Calgary
"Lots of hands on practice in small classes, excellent instructor!"......D, Redeer
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WHY LEARN HOT STONE? It is a therapy in demand, and RMT's can add this therapy to their massage to reduce strain and save on their hands and is now being done in clinical settings. Very effective for deep tissue release without the elbow work and hand strain. People love it!! RMT's can combine stone therapy with massage for a popular and very effective therapy and issue insurance receipts. Many clients will upgrade and want hot stones added to their massage therapy for effective relief. Prolong your career without injury and earn more!
WHY TAKE THIS CLASS? Safety is first, with emphasis on excellent skills and exposure to everything you need to learn about stone massage. Joni has taken the best techniques after 15 years of being in the industry since Hot stone first came to Calgary and has studied 5 styles of stone massage. Taken individually training could cost up to $600-$400 per level.
HOW DO I REGISTER? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org (send email from your personal email account not this website) and indicate which class you want to take and dates. You need to give your contact information and mail a $100 deposit cheque (payable to "Joni Brestler") or money order to Joni Brestler, #25-6503 Ranchview Drive NW, Calgary, AB T3G 1P2. Or do interac e-transfer with your bank online for $100 to my email address with a password. For credit card use Pay Pal add 3%. A confirmation email will be sent to you. If you cancel, a $50 admin fee is deducted from the $100 registration deposit, or just put the deposit to another class.
WHO IS THE INSTRUCTOR? Joni Brestler, RMT, RM, BA, CIPI has taught for 15 years at holistic schools including Chinook College & Rocky Mountain Holistic Center, Prema Sai, Hyatt Spa, Water Garden Spa, Riverstone Spa Inn at Forks & more and is certified & trained in many styles of Stone Therapy including Hot Stone Therapy, Hot & Cold Stone Therapy, Stone Reflexology, Spa style stone therapy & more. Oceans Massage is an NHPC recognized school for Stone Therapy as a modality and for insurance purposes and gives competency credits to RMT's for the certificate class. Joni is a certified stone therapist, registered massage therapist, certified spa therapist, certified level one reflexologist, Certified Injury Prevention Instructor, Reiki Master and holds many other certifications. Suffering from torn ligaments in 2005, she practices low impact therapies that minimize stress on the hands & fingers.
What is RAINDROP THERAPY..10 organic essential oils are dropped along the spine which help detoxify the body and boost immunity and kill viruses. Vitaflex (Tibetan reflexolology) techniques with the oils massaged into the back after a hot damp compress is put on the back to help oils penetrate the spine and help oils enter the bloodstream, foot work is added. Can be combined with massage, or done as a stand alone therapy, no pre-requisites required. See sidebar menu. $295 1 day class. Get 5 competency credits with NHPC. Raindrop Oil sets available $140 (incl. valor & Ravensara for viruses) 9-5pm 10 hour certificate class (3 practicums). Click on "photos" then "slideshow" of Raindrop to see the oils reacting. Medical research has been done with the oils.
What is REIKI? Reiki is universal life force or chi which is directed to the body to help it heal itself. Eastern medicine over 3000 years old it is very effective, easy to do and treats all conditions. Combine with massage for spot treatment, injuries or many conditions. NHPC recognized modality & qualifies for 5 competency credits per level. See details on website http://www.bluedragonreikischool.webs.com/ Become a Reiki Practitioner. Level 1 class $250 get 5 credits, Level 2 $275
WHEN are classes held? See "calendar" or contact Joni. Declare as specialization for domain credits. Private classes done by request.