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Earth Day Yoga!

Earth Day Yoga!

Happy Earth Day, yogis! What is your favorite thing about our planet? You can celebrate Earth Day today with this nature-themed yoga sequence! Even better – take your practice outside in the sunshine! MOUNTAIN POSE Stand straight up with your feet apart beneath you. Try to put equal weight on both of your feet. PlaceContinue Reading Earth Day Yoga!

Yoga Therapy Tools for Kids with Special Needs

Yoga Therapy Tools for Kids with Special Needs

Children who have been diagnosed with AD(H)D that attend yoga therapy have been shown to improve their executive functioning, ability to focus, self-regulation, body awareness, symptoms of anxiety, and sleep difficulties. Yoga therapy as practiced with children who have been diagnosed with ASD has shown to significantly improve: eye contact, sitting tolerance, body awareness, sleepContinue Reading Yoga Therapy Tools for Kids with Special Needs

Children & Mindfulness

Children & Mindfulness

The term ‘mindfulness’ may bring about certain images to the mind: a person meditating, peaceful mountains or forests, a person moving slowly. But rarely does the term mindfulness make us think of our children. When we witness a child finding difficulty in managing their body or emotions it can be easy to simply say to ourselves ‘theyContinue Reading Children & Mindfulness