Mindfulness and Yoga for Children
The Mind in Motion Children’s Yoga and Mindfulness Teacher Training is a comprehensive, intensive and practical certification course thoughtfully designed from a holistic approach to enhance children’s physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being.
Our Teacher Training (TT) is focused on school aged children aged 6-13 years and is based in socialization theory, the principles of yoga therapy, sound movement, and the teachings of the Gross National Happiness Center in Bhutan.
In this course you will learn:
Socialization theory and early childhood development
How to help children improve concentration and focus
The importance of empathy, kindness and compassion when working with children
How to empower children to calm their minds and self-regulate through breath awareness & mindfulness training
The importance of linking sound with breath and movement
Gain teaching experience and class management tips
Creating a yoga program for children with special needs
Lots of yoga poses and how to make yoga and mindfulness FUN!
Cost is $399
Instructor Jacqueline Quinless
* This workshop module can be applied to Ajna's Advanced 300 hour Therapeutic Training Program.
* This workshop module cannot be applied to Ajna's 800 hour Yoga Therapy Program.