Children Yoga

 

SUN CHILD – KUNDALINI YOGA FOR CHILDREN

Kundalini Yoga prepares children to face challenges and negative aspects of life with a positive approach and with tools that work.Course material is included in the price and comprises a manual and copies of sets, meditations, mantras and songs for children.

This course is offered to existing Level One or Two Kundalini Yoga Teachers only.

RADIANT CHILD YOGA PROGRAM

Radiant Child® Yoga (RCY) is a comprehensive 30 hour training program designed for anyone who is interested in teaching children yoga. Developed in 1998 by founder, Shakta Khalsa, Radiant Child Yoga was one of the first children’s yoga trainings available in the world. Radiant Child Yoga holds the vision of creating a world of peace through the union of yoga and children. RCY participants include yoga teachers of all traditions, schoolteachers, pediatric therapists, parents and grandparents. Previous yoga experience is helpful although not required. Participants gain a wide variety of practical yoga tools and tips, and have fun playing at being a child again.

Next training for Level 1 & 2 -TBA

General Information
30 hour weekend training, generally Friday through Sunday
27 in class hours, 3 at-home practicum, total: 30
Certificate of completion given after at-home practice
All levels of yoga experience accepted: Novice through experienced
Approximately 50% discussion/lecture, 50% practice/experience
Course has been recognized for CECs with public schools, therapy organizations, and Yoga Alliance.

Course description

Levels 1-2:
Guidelines for teaching children of all ages from babies to teens
Yoga songs and games that children love
Practical tips for keeping the class focused and engaged
Breathing practices/meditation with children
Using yoga sets with children
Keeping yourself centered when working with children
Powerful yoga and meditation just for you as the teacher
Time to collaborate with others to create a unique yoga presentation based on what you’ve learned in the course.
Practical tools for any situation that arises when working with children
Setting up children’s yoga business/classes
Yoga for ADD, Autism, SPD
Adapting yoga for schools

Level 3:
Practice conscious communication skills, such as Deep Listening and Engaging Cooperation
Yoga for yourself and your children
Yogic teachings about children, including the four phases of a child’s life
The development of the child’s energy field and chakra systems
Meditation practice to become fully present to yourself and your children.
Processes to align with your vision for your life work

The Radiant Child Yoga Program is a 30 hour training program developed by Shakta Kaur Khalsa during 35 years experience with children and yoga. RCYP is yoga teacher training at its best. RCYP qualifies as credit hours for RYT certification through Yoga Alliance. A certificate is given upon completion.