CASTINE, MAINE – (April 5, 2010) – Castine Consulting has launched a new online continuing-education course: Hot-Stone Massage. This course is NCBTMB-approved for 16 continuing education credits.

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The video footage demonstrating the modality was shot in high definition. The course includes benefits, contraindications, equipment and supplies list, treatment setup, practice log and a hot-stone treatment protocol.

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The site,, is marketed as the only website offering continuing education with streaming video. Growing a massage practice can be tough, nevermind the time commitment and financial drain associated with learning new modalities. This is why online education is such a great alternative.

For questions, contact Castine Consulting will be launching the course Prenatal Massage in the next few weeks.