Yoga for Specials Needs – OnDemand

Yoga for Specials Needs – OnDemand

Understand the needs and challenges while discovering effective ways of using yoga and mindfulness as a supplemental therapy to support children with special needs. This online course provides essential information for professionals working with children with ADHD, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, Mild Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome and FASD. Explore creative, fun ways to support and encourage children with special needs in the practice of yoga.

Bonus Webinar- Sensory Processing Through Yoga & MindfulnessBONUS OFFER:

For a limited time gain access to

Sensory Processing through Yoga & Mindfulness

a special 1 hour webinar with YIMS founder Donna Freeman with specific ways yoga and mindfulness can provide essential sensory input for all children promoting greater understanding of themselves and their world.

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This course includes:

  • 3.5 hours of video training, including:
    • 7 Tips to Teaching Yoga to Children w Special Needs webinar – 30 minutes
    • Yoga for Children w Autism webinar – 1 hour
    • Yoga for Children w ADHD webinar – 1 hour
    • EMBRACE: Inclusive Yoga and Creative Expression webinar – 1 hour
  • Handouts from all 4 webinars – PDF format
  • YIMS Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual – digital download
  • YIMS Teacher’s Lounge All Access Pass – a full year of kids yoga resources at your fingertips

 

 


40off

SAVE 40%

Bought separately these resources cost $331.00.

Take advantage of our introductory price of ONLY $197.00

Upon purchase you will be granted 31 days access to watch the webinars and download the manual. Within 48 hours your year long Teacher’s Lounge All Access Pass will arrive in your inbox.

 

 

NEW Certificate of Completion

Want to receive a Yoga for Children w Special Needs certificate? Includes a 30 minute SKYPE discussion/Q&A with Donna Freeman to solidfy your knowledge plus a homework assignment.

Yoga for Children w Special Needs Certificate
Yoga for Children w Special Needs Certificate
Receive a certificate of completion for the Yoga for Children w Special Needs online course. Includes a 30 minute one-on-one with Donna Freeman plus a homework assignment to solidify your knowledge. Ideal for teachers and other professionals wanting proof for CEUs.

 


Continuing Education

This course can be used as Yoga Alliance non-contact hours for RYTs. Additional professional organization may recognize this course. Please inquire directly with them. We are happy to answer any questions: donna@yogainmyschool.com.

Yoga for Special Needs Online Course Access

Yoga for Special Needs Online Course Access

Here are the 4 webinars included in the Yoga for Children with Special Needs Online Training. You have one month to view them as many times as you’d like. We highly encourage you to print/save the accompanying HANDOUTS. You’ll also find access to the YIMS Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual via digital download and some suggestions on getting the most out of your YIMS Teacher’s Lounge All Access Pass.

Access link granted upon purchase of the course.

 



Teacher’s Lounge

We highly encourage you to use the SEARCH function to access the numerous resources regarding yoga for children with special needs. Topics you’ll want to search include but aren’t limited to:

Here is a sampling of some of the many resources on teaching yoga to children with special needs.

Autism

ADHD

Down syndrome

Cerebral Palsy

FASD

Each month new content is added to your extensive library of resources. If you have any questions please contact donna@yogainmyschool.com


 

Certification

Want to receive a Yoga for Special Needs Online Certificate? Includes a 30 minute SKYPE discussion/Q&A with Donna Freeman to solidfy your knowledge plus a homework assignment.

Yoga for Children w Special Needs Certificate
Yoga for Children w Special Needs Certificate
Receive a certificate of completion for the Yoga for Children w Special Needs online course. Includes a 30 minute one-on-one with Donna Freeman plus a homework assignment to solidify your knowledge. Ideal for teachers and other professionals wanting proof for CEUs.

 

Yoga for Children w Special Needs Online Training

Yoga for Children w Special Needs Online Training

Understand the needs and challenges while discovering effective ways of using yoga and mindfulness as a supplemental therapy to support children with special needs. This online course provides essential information for professionals working with children with ADHD, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, Mild Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome and FASD. Explore creative, fun ways to support and encourage children with special needs in the practice of yoga.

Bonus Webinar- Sensory Processing Through Yoga & MindfulnessBONUS OFFER:

For a limited time gain access to

Sensory Processing through Yoga & Mindfulness

a special 1 hour webinar with YIMS founder Donna Freeman with specific ways yoga and mindfulness can provide essential sensory input for all children promoting greater understanding of themselves and their world.

special_needs_children

This course includes:

  • 3.5 hours of video training, including:
    • 7 Tips to Teaching Yoga to Children w Special Needs webinar – 30 minutes
    • Yoga for Children w Autism webinar – 1 hour
    • Yoga for Children w ADHD webinar – 1 hour
    • EMBRACE: Inclusive Yoga and Creative Expression webinar – 1 hour
  • Handouts from all 4 webinars – PDF format
  • YIMS Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual – digital download
  • YIMS Teacher’s Lounge All Access Pass – a full year of kids yoga resources at your fingertips

 

 


40off

SAVE 40%

Bought separately these resources cost $331.00 USD

Take advantage of our introductory price of ONLY $197.00 USD

Upon purchase you will be granted 31 days access to watch the webinars and download the manual. Within 48 hours your year long Teacher’s Lounge All Access Pass will arrive in your inbox.

 

Yoga for Children w Special Needs Online Training
Yoga for Children w Special Needs Online Training
Discover the many ways yoga can be used to as a complementary therapy for children with special needs. This online course provides essential information for professionals working with children with ADHD, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, Mild Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome and FASD. INCLUDES: Access to 5 training webinars plus manual and YIMS Teacher's Lounge.

 

NEW Certificate of Completion

Want to receive a Yoga for Children w Special Needs certificate? Includes a 30 minute SKYPE discussion/Q&A with Donna Freeman to solidfy your knowledge plus a homework assignment.

Yoga for Children w Special Needs Certificate
Yoga for Children w Special Needs Certificate
Receive a certificate of completion for the Yoga for Children w Special Needs online course. Includes a 30 minute one-on-one with Donna Freeman plus a homework assignment to solidify your knowledge. Ideal for teachers and other professionals wanting proof for CEUs.

 


What You’re Saying:

“I recently purchased and studied your online Yoga for Special Needs training course.  I wanted to let you know what a wonderful experience it was to learn from yours and your colleagues expertise.  I thoroughly enjoyed this learning process and have already implemented different strategies and ideas into my teaching. I look forward to taking your Teen Yoga online training in the future and also utilizing the extensive resources on your website.  Thanks again for sharing this wonderful information.” ~Johanna Johns


Continuing Education

This course can be used as Yoga Alliance non-contact hours for RYTs. Additional professional organization may recognize this course. Please inquire directly with them. We are happy to answer any questions: donna@yogainmyschool.com.

Weekend Workshops

Weekend Workshops

S01-YA-SCHOOL-RCYSYoga In My School is a Yoga Alliance RCYS. You can take any one of these workshop or all four. Your hours also count toward 500-RYT with Prana Yoga.

Enjoy a weekend of discovery and learning while having a blast with our hands-on, interactive workshops. Yoga In My School believes teaching kids yoga is a serious business, however we don’t take ourselves seriously and love to learn through play, no matter what our age. Join us for a weekend workshop. You’ll have fun and come away inspired and empowered with valuable tips, tools and techniques.

Please note all our in person training are listed in CD$


Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1

poserockbabySpend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga with this fun, interactive and inspiring workshop. Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1 is a research-based foundational teacher training course, providing comprehensive education on how to effectively teach yoga to children 4-12 years of age.

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Yoga for Preschoolers and Special Needs

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Learn how to teach the youngest yogis as well as those with emotional and mental challenges techniques to control impulsivity and self-regulate. This experiential workshop will provide a foundation to promote the healthy development of the hearts, minds and bodies of individuals diagnosed with: ADHD, Autism, Down Syndrome, mild Cerebral Palsy and FASD.

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Teen Yoga Teacher Training

IMG_1818[1]Empower teens to discover themselves from the inside out, foster focus and concentration. By increasing strength and flexibility, teenagers learn to nurture themselves through positive practices and relaxation, and develop health and wellness habits that last a lifetime. This training addresses how yoga and mindfulness skills advance the physical, mental, social and emotional development of teenagers.

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 2

DSC_0288Elevate your skills and extend your reach to include chakras, mudras, yoga in schools and the business of kids yoga. This comprehensive workshop enriches your understanding as you delve deep into child friendly yoga and mindfulness skills to help children be peaceful, positive and productive.

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Online Training

Online Training

Access the best in kids and teen yoga teacher training from the comfort of your own home. Yoga In My School provides the highest quality kids yoga teacher training conveniently and economically. From anywhere in the world you can learn at your own pace, connect with other dedicated professionals and gain access to extensive resources.

You’ll love the ease and accessibility of our online courses while gaining valuable skills to transform your kids yoga classes.

Please note all our online courses are listed in US$


Kids Yoga Online Training Course

take 5Discover how easy it is to teach engaging and impactful kids yoga classes. Through a combination of media and homework our 8 week online certification course offers comprehensive training for anyone interested in bringing yoga to children. This training shows how to share the joys and benefits of yoga with children ages 4-12. Whether you are wanting to incorporate yoga into work you already do with children or want to become a kids yoga instructor as a career the YIMS Kids Yoga Online Training Course will inspire and empower you.

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Yoga for Children with Special Needs Online Training

down-syndrome-boyUnderstand the needs and challenges while discovering effective ways of using yoga and mindfulness as a supplemental therapy to support children with special needs. This online course provides essential information for professionals working with children with ADHD, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, Mild Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome and FASD. Explore creative, fun ways to support and encourage children with special needs in the practice of yoga.

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Teen Yoga Online Teacher Training

IMG_1818[1]Discover how to effectively engage teenagers in a supportive yoga practice. The online course teaches how to provide teens with yoga and mindfulness tools to navigate the often turbulent teenage years. Help teens reduce stress, increase resiliency, promote compassion and develop health and wellness habits that last a lifetime.

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Kids Yoga Classroom Management Online Training

classroom-management-girlThis course is developed to help you make sense of the chaos that is kids yoga. With tried and true techniques from master teachers you’ll gain insight into how to organize your kids yoga classes, learn preventative strategies that work, and discover what to do when it all falls apart. Learn the skills you need to improve student self awareness and self regulation while guiding peaceful, positive and productive kids yoga classes.

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Webinars

Yoga-for-literacyYIMS’s video webinars provide quality teacher training and professional development that is accessible anywhere in the world, whenever you want it. No more juggling the schedule to fit in a conference or workshop or spending thousands on travel and accommodations. Take advantage of our vast wealth of expertise and experience as you gain valuable skills to help you bring the joys and benefits of yoga to children and teens.

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Events

Events

ttp://www.pranayogastudio.ca/events/event/kids-teacher-training-intensive-preschool-special-needs/http://www.pranayogastudio.ca/events/event/kids-teacher-training-intensive-preschool-special-needs/For each of our Ambassador Yoga modules we offer a $400 scholarship. Delve deeper into the world of yoga, discover yourself. APPLY TODAY.

Ambassador Scholarship

 Summer Events

Teaching Teens Yoga

alea-reverse-warrior-teenAugust 12-13

Prana Yoga Studio – Edmonton, AB

Empower teens to discover themselves from the inside out, foster focus and concentration. This training addresses how yoga and mindfulness skills advance the physical, mental, social and emotional development of teenagers.

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 Ambassador Yoga Teacher Training 200 HR RYT

Past, Present and Future of Yoga Module

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Journey into the lessons and teachings of the spiritual roots of yoga philosophy through ancient texts and engage in practical conversations so you can apply these teaching to modern life. Learn specific techniques to help remove obstacles on your path and remain present and grounded while building your yoga business. Keep your head and standards high as you embrace your new endeavors with integrity and a very open heart!

Apply for the $400 scholarship for this module!

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 Fall Events

Ambassador Yoga Teacher Training 200 HR RYT

The Enlightened Life Module

Enlightened Life - sqaureTwo weekends: Sept 1- Oct 1 and Oct 20-22

Explore the wisdom of a Yogic lifestyle through the Yamas and Niyamas, commonly called the do’s and don’ts of yoga. These insights form the foundation of the Eight Limb Path, a series of yoga philosophies that provide useful guidelines to ground, inspire and enlighten you. The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali will also serve as a reference to assist you in threading the truths of these ancient teachings into your modern life.

Apply for the $400 scholarship for this module!

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Yoga for Preschoolers and Special Needs

Special-needs-manual-cover2Sept 9-10

Centered on Centre, Black Diamond, AB

Learn how to teach the youngest yogis as well as those with emotional and mental challenges techniques to control impulsivity and self-regulate. 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 Autism, ADHD, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and FASD.

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1

poserockbabySept 15-17

Sanctuary in the City, Saskatoon, SK

Spend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga. Level 1 is a foundational course, providing comprehensive training on how to effectively teach yoga and mindfulness skills to children aged 4-12. Includes experience teaching real children, tons of tips on creating engaging yoga classes for kids, laughter, connection and FUN!

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Yoga for Preschoolers and Special Needs

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Prana Yoga Studio – Edmonton, AB

Learn how to teach the youngest yogis as well as those with emotional and mental challenges techniques to control impulsivity and self-regulate. 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 Autism, ADHD, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and FASD.

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1

poserockbabyOctober 14-15

Lahari Yoga – St Albert, AB

Spend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga. Level 1 is a foundational course, providing comprehensive training on how to effectively teach yoga and mindfulness skills to children aged 4-12. Includes experience teaching real children, tons of tips on creating engaging yoga classes for kids, laughter, connection and FUN!

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1

poserockbabyOct 27-29

Inner Vision Yoga – Chilliwack, BC

Spend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga. Level 1 is a foundational course, providing comprehensive training on how to effectively teach yoga and mindfulness skills to children aged 4-12. Includes experience teaching real children, tons of tips on creating engaging yoga classes for kids, laughter, connection and FUN!

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Ambassador Yoga Teacher Training 200 HR RYT

Anatomy of a Healthy Life Module

Anatomy of a Healthy Life - square Two weekends: November 3-5 & December 1-3

Learn the technical aspects of the classical yoga postures (asanas) and the human anatomy and physiology required to teach them. You’ll advance your own physical practice and become confident instructing five powerful breathing techniques (pranayama). Deepen your understanding of the ways yoga creates strength and balance with a complete examination of the body locks (bandhas) and how modern science is used to support and demystify yogic traditions.

Apply for the $400 scholarship for this module!

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1

poserockbabyNovember 17-19

Prana Yoga Studio – Edmonton

Spend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga. Level 1 is a foundational course, providing comprehensive training on how to effectively teach yoga and mindfulness skills to children aged 4-12. Includes experience teaching real children, tons of tips on creating engaging yoga classes for kids, laughter, connection and FUN!

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1

poserockbabyNovember 24-26

LacOMbe Yoga – Lacombe, AB

Spend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga. Level 1 is a foundational course, providing comprehensive training on how to effectively teach yoga and mindfulness skills to children aged 4-12. Includes experience teaching real children, tons of tips on creating engaging yoga classes for kids, laughter, connection and FUN!

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2018

Teaching Teens Yoga

alea-reverse-warrior-teenJanuary 5-7, 2018

Prana Yoga Studio – Edmonton, AB

Empower teens to discover themselves from the inside out, foster focus and concentration. This training addresses how yoga and mindfulness skills advance the physical, mental, social and emotional development of teenagers.

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Ambassador Yoga Teacher Training 200 HR RYT

Finding Calm in the Age of Speed Module

Finding Calm - Manual Cover WEBTwo weekends: Feb & March 2018

The magic of yoga lies in the connection between the body, the spirit and the mind. Deepen your understanding of this connection through a comprehensive look at our internal energetic system, the Chakras!  Becoming aware of the association between yogic anatomy and physical anatomy help you’ll recognize unbalanced emotional, physical and intellectual states of being and acquire tools that restore balance. You’ll start teaching the classical postures in gentle and restorative ways with practical modifications that make them accessible to all your students. You’ll also be able to teach others how to find calm though chanting, meditation, and yoga nidra.

Apply for the $400 scholarship for this module!

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Teaching Kids Yoga Level 2

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Prana Yoga Studio – Edmonton, AB

Teaching Kids Yoga Level 2 is the Yoga In My School next level kids yoga teacher training course, providing comprehensive education on how to effectively teach yoga to children 4-12 years of age. Includes experience teaching real children, practice teaching with your peers and learning directly from Yoga In My School founder Donna Freeman.

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reserved-stampPLEASE NOTE: Many of our weekend workshop sell out.

Avoid disappointment. Be sure to reserve your place as soon as possible.

Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual {new and expanded}

Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual {new and expanded}

Over the past couple of years I’ve received great feedback regarding the YIMS Yoga for Special Needs course and manual. For those attending the workshop there was lots of time for hands-on experience and interaction to explain the various activities and expand on the notes in the manual. However many who bought the manual online asked for more.

We’re please to announce that we have expanded and revised the YIMS Yoga for Special Needs Manual and it is now available for purchase online as an environmentally friendly PDF download.

The new version includes everything from before:

  • 7 Tips to Teaching Yoga to Children w Special Needs
  • the Most Powerful Message and Most Powerful Tool at your disposal
  • suggested breathing toys and props
  • core musculature discussion and tips to improve
  • 4 B’s of Self Calming
  • Affirmations
  • Visualizations
  • Mindfulness
  • description of Autism, ADHD, Down syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and FASD
  • techniques for working with each diagnosis
  • classroom management tips
  • research supporting effect of yoga for children with special needs

Plus so much MORE:

  • more breathing exercises & games with full descriptions
  • specific poses to develop core musculature
  • affirmation worksheet
  • sample guided visualization
  • all new meditation section
  • extensive yoga techniques for sensory processing
  • safe variations of  yoga poses with instructions
  • Kundalini Kriyas
  • fun & engaging yoga games
  • links to videos, interviews and more
  • our recommended resources including books, flashcards and webinars

Every page is packed with yoga and mindfulness techniques to use as complementary therapy when working with differently abled children .

Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual
Yoga for Children with Special Needs Manual
Discover how to effectively use yoga based techniques as a complementary therapy for children with special needs. Understand the needs and challenges and explore creative, fun ways of engaging and supporting children with special needs in the practice of yoga. Covers specifics for Autism, ADHD, Down syndrome, Cerebral palsy and FASD. 51 full color pg PDF.
Yoga for Preschoolers and Special Needs

Yoga for Preschoolers and Special Needs

This is one of four modules to earning your RCYT designation. When held at Prana Yoga count toward 500-RYT with Prana Yoga.

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)
  • Autism
  • Down syndrome
  • 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:


Join us for a weekend workshop

COST: $395.00 CD + GST

September 9-10, Centered on Centre Ave

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September 22-24, Prana Yoga Studio, Edmonton

 

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What participants are saying about this Workshop:

“I enjoyed my two days with Donna. I can use many of the yoga poses/games in my class on Monday morning.” – Susan Woelber

“You have inspired me. This course material has helped me better understand the reasons of using yoga with the children I work with and my own practice.” – Carla Brown

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