Yoga for Preschoolers and Special Needs This is one of four modules to earning your RCYT designation. Learn how to teach the youngest yogis as well as those with emotional and mental challenges techniques to control impulsivity and self-regulate.
After attending this workshop you’ll know how to:
use music effectively in kids yoga classes
integrate early literacy skills into your yoga classes
adapt yoga poses to meet students needs and abilities
effectively use yoga as a complementary therapy for children with special needs.
This experiential workshop will provide a foundation to promote the healthy development of the hearts, minds and bodies preschoolers as well as individuals diagnosed with:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Mild Cerebral palsy
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Understand the needs and challenges and explore creative, fun ways of engaging and supporting children with special needs in the practice of yoga. Includes: