SHARING KNOWLEDGE

Special Yoga for Special Children is Special Yoga flagship course. The course was developed by Jyoti Jo Manuel who has led the path in the UK for the delivery of therapeutic yoga for children with special and additional needs for many years.

Special Yoga for Special Children training provides what is needed to help those caring for and working with children with special needs to support the development of their potential. As a participant, you will be guided through highly effective and accessible strategies for integrating the remedial advantages of Special Yoga methodology into the lives of children with special and additional
needs.

With these skills you will have the ability to tailor this therapeutic intervention in various settings to the specific needs of the child or group you support. of special yoga’s unique and mindful practice that has supported thousands of children who are differently abled around the world.

We believe that all children are special and that all children deserve to experience inner peace, joy, comfort and fulfillment of their potential and purpose.

This comprehensive course is appropriate for sharing yoga with all children and young people with special and additional needs, including children with autism and ADHD, Downs Syndrome, cerebral palsy and PMLD and other learning, developmental and physical challenges. We welcome you to join this course, regardless of your yoga skills. If however, you are on a path to teaching Special Yoga professionally, then this is the first step you need to take to join Special Yogas’s development programme and become a professional Special Yoga practitioner.

The course is accredited by Yoga Alliance and ASDAN and recognised by The British Wheel of Yoga. Please note that in order to qualify for the ASDN certificate, you will need to pay an additional £10.

Special Yoga’s methodology includes the classical yoga practices of movement, breathing, deep relaxation combined with sound, rhythm, massage and sensory integration techniques.

Yogacampus is delighted to be partnering up with Special Yoga to provide the training in London.

Further training
Following on from the 7 day Special Yoga for Special Children training, attendees are invited to join the Special Yoga Practitioner Development Programme.

This is continued learning (Special Yoga for Special Children Part 2) expanding on the tools and techniques experienced in the 7-day foundation course. It includes Mentoring and Peer to Peer support, evaluation and development of your own practice and practice with the children.

CPDs and further study build the overall training to 100 hours and once completed the Practitioner is invited to join the Professional Body of Special Yoga Practitioners. As the industry leader in delivery and training of Therapeutic Yoga for Children with Special Needs our overarching view is that the quality of delivery of the work is paramount. Our Special Yoga Practitioners Development Programme is geared to safeguard this quality and professionalism with our ongoing support, evaluation and training beyond qualification as a Special Yoga Practitioner.

Certification

You will receive a certificate of completion from Special Yoga and Yogacampus.

About Jyoti Manuel

Jyoti has been practising yoga and meditation for over 40 years and has been teaching since 1990. She founded Special Yoga in 2004 with the humble vision to provide a nurturing, safe and inclusive setting to deliver the work to special children and their families in the UK.

read Jyoti Manuel's biography


Dates

Friday 3rd November to Thursday 9th November 2017

9.30am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch.

Cost

£750

Other Information

Maximum participants: 30

Number of hours: 50

How to book?

Booking

Venue

Yogacampus London
London

Eligibility

Full details

Open to yoga teachers, practitioners, therapists and parents with an interest in the healing art of yoga.

Accreditation

Yoga Alliance UK Special Yoga

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Mindfulness for Children
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Teaching Yoga and Mindfulness for Children - Autumn 2018
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