Teacher Training – Yoga For Children With Additional Needs

Teacher Training – Yoga For Children With Additional Needs

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Start Date: Saturday 23rd June 2018
End Date: Sunday 24th June 2018
Time: 09:30 - 17:30
Duration: 2 Days
Cost: €250

This module is for qualified yoga teachers, who wish to work with children with additional needs within a group setting.

This module is perfect for yoga teachers working within a special school, or if there are children with additional needs attending a mainstream yoga class. The course will cover the sensory benefits of yoga for children with additional needs. Participants will learn specific Asana sequences, breathing and sensory techniques to add to your existing practice which is designed to meet the needs of children with a particular condition. The conditions covered in the module are; Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Developmental Coordination Disorder and Down’s syndrome.

About the author: Lisa Wilkinson

Lisa Wilkinson

Lisa opened The elbowroom in February 2003. Mother to Tuilelaith and Sean, director of The elbowroom and with a crew of over 60 staff, she is a busy bee. Lisa leads a team committed to bringing health and vitality to all of her clients. Lisa currently teaches in our yoga training programs and oversees pregnancy yoga and mum & baby yoga. Lisa works hard developing healthy food choices for Yin & Tonic @ The elbowroom. She specialises paediatric and pregnancy with workshops, yoga therapy, and craniosacral therapy.

The elbowroom has an extensive range of classes for all ages and abilities. We offer such an eclectic mix to enable you to find something that will suit you. If you need any advice, please contact our class advisor who can point you in the right direction.