Step 2: Pre-Grounded & Special Needs – Montclair, NJ


Feb 24 - Feb 27    
6:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Bookings closed


Yoga Mechanics
107 Forest Street, Montclair, NJ

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Align your skills with your heart’s desire to teach real yoga in a fun and meaningful way to little ones and those with special needs.

This 22-hour training includes the following:

  1. The specifics and potential outcomes of teaching yoga to kids ages 3-6
  2. Lesson planning, storytelling, songs and games
  3. Mindfulness and Meditation practices for younger children
  4. Advice regarding the inception and logistics of teaching classes in preschools, gyms and studios
  5. Practical teaching experience
  6. Introduction to yoga for children with special needs
  7. Explore appropriate yoga lesson plans for children with Down Syndrome, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD and other special needs
  8. Skills to assess and effectively respond to the individual child and support their growth through group and personalized
  9. yoga classes
  10. Practical teaching experience with children who have special need
  11. An overview of Entrainment and Sound Therapy that may compliment and enhance your work with children
    Ethics and best teaching practices

$499/$449 early bird ends Feb 17

Friday – Monday
Fri. 6-10 pm
Sat. 9 am – 7 pm
Sun. 1 pm -6 pm
Mon. 9 – 12 or 1-4 TBA 

Trainer: Ruth Meagher & BobbiJo Ringe

Included Grounded Materials:

Training Manual
Personalized Yoga for Children Resource Packet
Information from experts and community members in the field of special education


Bookings are closed for this event.