Children's Yoga Teacher Training 2019
95-hour Children’s Yoga Teacher Training Program
Yoga Alliance® Registered
Do you have a passion for children’s health and well-being? Do you teach children and want to find an engaging and holistic way to help them become more focused, fit, and calm? Are you a yoga practitioner who wants to share the benefits of yoga with your children or students? If so, this course can help you discover the joyful world of Children’s Yoga.
Children’s Yoga Teacher Training is designed to give you the skills and confidence to teach children aged from 2 to 13 years old. It features seasoned faculty who focus on making classes content-rich and fun, while putting the principles of yoga into action.
Children’s Yoga training can make a valuable addition to the career skills of teachers, parents, physical and occupational therapists, fitness trainers, day-care providers, counselors, social workers, residential treatment and recreational center staff, camp counselors, and all those who want to use the tools of yoga as a caring and healing modality.
IN THIS COURSE YOU WILL LEARN:
- Postures and breathing practices for children
- How to structure a class, and create a class based around a theme
- Classroom management tools and skills
- Age-appropriate games, songs and activities
- How to teach meditation and mantra to children
- How to introduce the concept of self-care
- How to create a children’s yoga afternoon workshop
Additionally, there will be special presentations on the topics of Stress in Children, Conscious Parenting, Family Yoga, and The Importance of Sleep.
If you are a student in Yoga Yoga’s 500-hour teacher training program, you can enroll in Module 1 as an Elective course, or you may enroll in the Full Program as part of your Core Course & Specialization hours. Students who complete all training hours and required practice teaching may apply for Yoga Alliance designation as a RCYT, Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher.
MODULE 1 weekend 1: June 14-16, 2019, Yoga Yoga North
MODULE 1 weekend 2: June 28-30, 2019, Yoga Yoga Northwest
Friday, Saturday, Sunday | 9:30am – 5:30 with a 1 hour lunch break
MODULE 2 weekend 1: July 19-21, 2019, Yoga Yoga North
MODULE 2 weekend 2: August 2-4, 2019, Yoga Yoga North
Friday, Saturday, Sunday | 9:30am – 5:30 with a 1-hour lunch break
The 95-hour Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher (RCYT) training is $995.
Customized payment plans are available for all courses that we offer.
- Yoga for Children by Lisa Flynn
- Smart Moves by Carla Hannaford
- Whole Brain Child by Dan Seigel
about your teacher
A graduate of the renowned Radiant Child Yoga Program (Levels One and Two), DeLora Fredrickson has taught children’s yoga for the last 10 years in educational settings, treatment facilities, yoga studios and private sessions. In addition to her ERYT-500 training which spans both Hatha and Kundalini traditions, she is also an Experienced Children’s and Prenatal 500-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher. She specializes in pre-and post-natal, children’s and family yoga. She also specializes in postpartum pelvic floor health and wellness.
DeLora has trained extensively with renowned birth, children and yoga professionals such as Leslie Howard, Sue Elkind, Leslie Lytle, Judith Lasater, Kim West, Pam England, Virginia Bobro, Lanelle Coultas, Seane Corn, Sadie Nardini, Leslie Kaminoff, Paul Grilley, and Shakta Kaur Khalsa. She currently teaches at Yoga Yoga, the Austin Area Birthing Center and The Olive Tree Learning Center, while serving as a lead teacher in Yoga Yoga’s 200-Hour Hatha Flow Program. She is currently training as a Yoga Therapist.