Yoga Alliance Approved
Learn the gift of sharing yoga with the children in your life whether your own, those you teach in a school setting or work with in your profession. You do not need to be a yoga instructor to take this class. Director, Brianne Barrett, has been leading children's yoga classes for more than 15 years. She brings her experience of working with children from various social and economic backgrounds. Brianne holds many contracts and provides in school yoga programs in Connecticut, along with private kids yoga classes, which allows for trainees to fulfill their observation and co-teaching hours. If you are a parent, a health care professional, any professional who is involved with kids, educator or a yoga instructor this training is for you.
Help children through the fun filled format of kids yoga with poses for building strong flexible bodies, offering tools to manage their daily stress, giving self regulation techniques, teaching sensory regulation practices, encouraging safe touch and communication with others, leading meditation and breathing practices and guiding postures in an age appropriate style with lessons teaching the deeper philosophy, wisdom and ancient tools using methodology that includes kid friendly poses, partner poses games, books, crafts, songs, story and more.
2019 Dates: Oct 4-6, Oct 25-27, Nov 1-3
Hours: Fridays 6-9, Saturday and Sundays 9-6
2020 Dates: TBD
Cost: Full price with payment plan$1295, Early Bird Full payment before 9/13/2019 with discount $1095
Total early bird price with CT sales tax: $1164
Technique Teaching children ages 2-15
Teaching High Risk Children: including elements for self regulation and sensory integration
Teaching children with special situations and needs
Age specific class plans including activities
A & P specific to children and how it differs from adults
Asana, Pranayama, Meditation for kids
Ethics & Philosophy
Business of Children's yoga and more
In addition to the set weekend hours, there are required observation and co-teaching hours. These hours can be spaced out on a trainees own timeline. There are several options for fulfilling these requirements.