TEACHING YOGA
TO KIDS & TEENS

Presented by Young Mountain Yoga & Wainwright House

RCYT "YOGA ALLIANCE" CERTIFICATION 

95-hour Certification, 5 weekend modules
Training Begins November 4-5, 2017
from 12:30 - 6:30pm
Learn breathing techniques, mindfulness exercises, yoga postures, yoga games and activities to help young people self regulate, promote better focus and reduce anxiety.

Yoga Certification Requirements*

 

- Six hours observing teachers

- Twelve hours teaching children in the field

- Mentorship program

*All five modules, mentorship and teaching practicum must be completed for certification.

THE CERTIFICATE TRAINING PROGRAM: 
Module 1
October 14-15, 2017  |  12:30 - 6:30pm
Grounding & Centering in Yoga for Children and Teens
  • Asanas, yoga exercises, breathing techniques, self-regulation techniques.

  • The language of yoga.

  • Yoga for age-specific groups – children, teens, and young people with special needs. (Depression, hyperactivity, autism, physical disability, nervous disorders, eating disorders, obesity, etc….)

  • Yoga class design and teaching. 

Module 2
November 4-5, 2017  |  12:30 - 6:30pm
Stretching & Strengthening in Yoga for Children and Teens
  • Asanas II, breathing techniques II, teaching styles, class styles.

  • The joy/fun of yoga.

  • Yoga as self-exploration.

  • Yoga for age-specific groups – children, teens, and young people with special needs. (Depression, hyperactivity, autism, physical disability, nervous disorders, eating disorders, obesity, etc. 

  • Yoga class design and teaching.

Module 3
December 2-3, 2017  |  12:30 - 6:30pm
Mindfulness and Meditation in Yoga
  • Meditation for teens (age group specific), meditation for children (age-group specific), meditation for young people with special needs.

  • Asanas practice; breathing techniques practice, creating your class, teaching styles II, rhythm, song, games, voice.

  • Creativity in teaching and learning.

  • Yoga class design and teaching.

Module 4
January 6-7, 2018  |  12:30 - 6:30pm
Self Regulation and Teaching Methodology in Yoga
  • Self Regulation and Teaching Methodology in Yoga

  • The science of self-regulation.

  • Asanas practice; breathing techniques practice, defining your teaching goals, learning from your class.

  • Relaxation techniques; yoga games.

  • An overview of yoga studies age-specific to children and teens, and young with special needs.

  • Practice teaching,

  • Yoga as Play, and more.

Module 5
February 3-4, 2018  |  12:30 - 6:30pm
Integrating Your Knowledge - Final Presentations
  • Those interested in obtaining Certification see notes below*

REGISTRATION & FEES:

Register for 1 module or all 5

ALL 5 MODULES:
$1695. Wainwright Member
$1795. Wainwright Non-member

EACH MODULE:

*$350 each weekend module

(call 914-967-6080 to pay for individual modules)
Payment plan available

call 914-967-6080. 

HOW TO REGISTER:
 
1. Complete the application.
 
2. Pay Wainwright House by calling 914-967-6080 or online below.  (*individual modules available, but must be paid for by calling 914-967-6080.)  

For more information contact Gabriela at gabrielacolormeyoga@gmail.com or call 917-680-8782

visit www.youngmountainyoga.com

All Classes To Be Held At Wainwright House, Rye, NY

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