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Pre- and Post-Natal Stones

Pre- and Post-Natal Stones
Instructor: Jenny Ray Credit: 18 hours

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Description: Stone (geothermal) therapy is a remarkable modality that can be applied to pregnancy massage with proper advanced training. This course is designed for the experienced Geothermal Therapy Practitioner.
The supposition of this course is that the pregnant client has no serious health issues and is enjoying a healthy and normal pregnancy. You will be taught how to offer the safest form of Geothermal Therapy to the healthy pregnant client. Subjects include:

  • Overview of pregnancy contraindications for massage
  • Recommended techniques for pregnancy massage
  • How to safely use stones in pregnancy massage
  • Suggested geothermal therapy techniques for first, second, and third trimester
  • Hands on practical
  • Independent Study

The minimum prerequisite for this course is Stone Medicine Level 1 or Original Body by LaStone Therapy. A general understanding of the effects of temperature on a healthy adult body is required. During this course all professional sanitation and hygiene standards as set forth.

This is a new course offering for Jenny Ray and Sacred Stone Medicine. For more information and to find out where/when the course is being offered, contact Jenny Ray.

APMA Approved Courses

The following courses have been approved by the APMA. This is not a complete list of qualified pregnancy massage courses. If you have taken a course that meets our criteria, but is not listed here, please let us know about it so that we can review it and add it to this list.

  • Carole Osborne, Pre- & Perinatal Massage Therapy
  • Kate Jordan, Bodywork for the Childbearing Year
  • Ellaine Stillerman, Mother Massage
  • Judith Koch, Prenatal Massage (Step 1: Fundamentals and Step 2: Techniques)
  • Kelly Lott, Pregnancy Certification Course
  • Claire Marie Miller, Nuturing the Mother
  • Leslie Stager, Touch for Birth
  • Sheri Gregg, Perinatal and Infant Massage Techniques
  • Jenny Ray, Pre- and Post-Natal Stones
  • Massage Envy Pregnancy Massage Training