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Yoga for Whole-istic Development

  • Fusion Yoga 6382 W Jefferson Blvd Fort Wayne United States (map)

This course studies the perfect child as being complete, whole, and fully developed. Focusing particularly on the cognitive, spiritual, and social emotional development of children and the ways in which yoga can support each. We will introduce the model of Ayureveda doshas to meet the innate nature of children as they are perfectly. We use mythologies to connect yoga poses, meditation, and mudras thematically for a more comprehensive kids yoga practice.

Overview of Outcomes:
- Learn Mythologies associated with yoga asanas/poses
- Apply Columbia University Research on Spiritual Developmental Stages and Strategies to teaching kids yoga
- Combine the guideposts of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) with kids yoga
- Introduce Ayurveda principles as it applies to kids yoga
- More extensive use of Partner Poses and games for building Social Emotional skills in age appropriate classes
- Understand how to design kids yoga class through stories or themes
- Includes 6 classes kids yoga series based in epic Ramayana adaptable for all ages

Dates and Times:
May 8th - 10th
Friday 2pm - 6:30pm
Saturday 8am - 4pm
Sunday 8am - 2pm

Cost: $465 / included if registered in Kid’s Yoga Teacher Training