Teacher Training

ChildLight Yoga and Mindfulness for Diverse Abilities


   Upcoming Trainings:

March 16-17, 2019

July 18-19, 2019

ChildLight Yoga Studio  Dover, NH 

Instructors: Rochelle Jewell 



Regardless of our challenges, each human being is uniquely able to develop greater body awareness, physical and mental strength and well-being. Learn how the practice of yoga can benefit youth with a wide range of diagnoses and physical and developmental and learning challenges such as Trauma, Anxiety and Depression, ADD, ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorders, Autism, Cerebral Palsy and Down Syndrome.

In this training, you will learn developmentally appropriate tools, breathing and relaxation techniques to facilitate individualized, group and family programs, as well as posture modifications using chairs and other props. Effective methods for encouraging cooperation, building community and developing social skills will be shared. Participants will focus on creating lesson plans and teaching in a variety of contexts. 

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Trauma Informed Yoga & Mindfulness for Youth Workshop


          Upcoming Dates:   
March 15, 2019    

July 17, 2019

ChildLight Yoga Studio  Dover, NH
Instructor: Rochelle Jewell 

As a yoga instructor, therapist, teacher, or anyone who regularly serves children, it is almost certain that you will encounter children who have experienced trauma in their young lives.

This introductory one-day workshop will present information on the two main types of trauma experienced by children, the basics of the neuroscience of trauma, signs, symptoms and common misdiagnoses, how to make your classes more trauma-informed, how yoga can be part of the healing process, and self-care. It includes practical tools presented in both lecture and experiential format.   

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CLY for Diverse Abilities is an IAYT Approved Professional Development course!