Courses available in London (July), Glasgow (April), Limerick (June), Barcelona (October)
This powerful course gives students the essential tools to make Yoga’s therapeutic benefits accessible to infants and children with various special needs, helping them reach their full potential. It also highlights the importance of connecting with the children. Principles are fully illustrated by demonstrations with children of different ages and abilities.
The course is conceived and taught by Jyoti (Jo) Manuel whose work and practice has reached and touched thousands of children with special needs. Having taught and practiced Therapeutic Yoga for children with special needs since 2001, Jyoti shares her vast experience with her students in a very accessible and practical way throughout the course.
Throughout 2017, we are offering courses in the London, Limerick, Glasgow and Barcelona as seen further down the page.
Upcoming Courses in 2017
Due to the demand of Special Yoga for Special Children, we are proud to offer more courses throughout UK, Scotland, Ireland and Barcelona. Don’t miss out – book your place today.
London, UK Course Dates – July 2017
– The principles of Yoga and its relation to the children – How to adapt and develop Yoga poses for different conditions – Managing challenging behaviours – How to evaluate the child and create a specific practice for them – How to encourage, stimulate and regulate breathing – How to help the child to relax and restore – How to balance and calm the nervous system – How to work with groups of children with special needs
Our training school has met the stringent requirements set by Yoga Alliance Professionals, demonstrating that our courses are of the highest standard and that our graduates may register with Yoga Alliance Professionals to use their relevant membership level designation, as a sign of quality training.
Special Yoga for Special Children is now accredited by ASDAN. If you would like to receive a certificate from ASDAN, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jyoti (Jo) Manuel
Jyoti Manuel is the UK’s leading practitioner and Teacher Trainer of Therapeutic Yoga for Children with Special Needs. Her Special Yoga for Special Children Teacher Training course is the outcome of her longstanding commitment to making therapeutic Yoga available to every child that could benefit from it.
– The course is suited to parents, Yoga teachers, school teachers, occupational therapists and paediatric professionals. – Prior Yoga experience is not mandatory.