Facilitating life skills for emotional & mental well-being to children and youth 3 - 18 years & their schools
There are many amazing kid-based yoga trainings out there that facilitate play-based kids yoga programming, but what makes us unique is our focus on developing life skills for emotional and mental well-being in children and youth 3-18 years and their schools - and showing you how to do it! We pride ourselves on providing programming that serves as a community resource for mental health and overall emotional health, specific to the needs of children, youth and families. Classes are not simply modified adult yoga classes, nor are they the same as recreational yoga for kids that are designed to focus on the playful components of yoga for children. Through our programs children and youth can feel supported and guided in their needs while dealing with challenges faced in their everyday lives, such as anxiety, depression, poor body image, bullying, environmental stressors, lack of self worth or other special needs.
Learn our unique program models that are rooted in evidence-based tools from the fields of Social and Emotional Learning, Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. Learn how to deliver age-appropriate and trauma-sensitive yoga to children and youth, mindfulness activities, tools of positive psychology and foundations in social-emotional learning within your own profession, at home, in the classroom or through dedicated yoga classes.
For home, studios, classrooms & other child & youth professionals.
No pre-requisites required. Professional Development Certification upon completion. Program materials included.
Go in-depth with us to learn our unique Peaceful Warriors programming, including:
Pre-requisites: Module 1. Professional Development Certification upon completion. Program materials included.
Learn our successful evidence-led in-school program, Mind Your Movements©, hands on!
Walk away with a ready-to-go business plan and tried & true curriculums for schools & community settings, including our:
Pre-requisites: Module 1 or RYT200 & CCYT graduates. Professional Development Certification upon completion.
Program includes: Curriculum manual and videos, program posters, inclusion in our Instructor Directory for schools, and a 3-month Instructor Membership (mentorship, team support and resources).
Participants can earn Continuing Education credits in many fields, including Counselors, SWs, Psys, OTs, SLPs, Educators, Nurses, and Yoga Teachers. Our trainings do not provide certification through Yoga Alliance at this time.
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Offering child & school yoga training options that are as unique as we are...
Professional Development for Yoga Instructors, Educators and other Child & Youth Professionals
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Lower Mainland, BC, Canada including: Tsawwassen, Ladner, Delta, Surrey, White Rock, Langley, Cloverdale, Richmond, Burnaby, Coquitlam, New West, North Van, West Van, Vancouver. Delivering kids yoga and school yoga trainings nationally and internationally.