Yoga for Special Groups

Yoga for Special Groups

from 185.00

February 16-17

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This workshop is part of the Deep River School of Yoga Teacher Training (300hr levels).

As such if you are already a yoga teacher you may apply the hours spent in this workshop to your continuing education units with Yoga Alliance. If you are currently in a 300hr YTT and need to make up any missed hours and content from your training, you may be able to apply the time spent in this workshop toward that end. Please speak with your YTT directors prior to registering to confirm they will accept this application.

February 16 • Saturday - Special Focus: Teaching to Children and Children on the Autism Spectrum

February 17 • Sunday - Special Focus: Teaching Elderly or Limited Mobility

: Special Populations

We will be exploring how to modify and approach teaching yoga to various populations as well as the settings you might find these persons: schools, nursing homes, hospitals. How do you structure your offering? What considerations must you keep in mind to prepare to work within these organizations? These will be explored during this weekend intensive.

Sessions run from 8am - 5pm each day with a 1 hour lunch break (4 hour blocks). All sessions take place at 172 Exchange Street, Pawtucket, RI. Free parking is available. Please bring your lunch or plan to find a restaurant near by.