Vanessa Kahlon of Kahlon Family Services offers an educational yoga program specifically designed for children with Autism and other learning challenges.
How does it work?
KFS blends the principles of Yoga, sensory integration, and developmentally based strategies that foster emotional, social and intellectual growth.
Who is the course for?
KFS welcomes parents, yoga instructors, teachers and other professionals working with children who have autism and other related disorders. This course benefits all individuals who wish to become more confident and effective in working with children with special needs.
Ten-Hour Course Objective:
* Participants will deepen their understanding of Autism * Understanding key behavioral characteristics of Autism * Specific asanas tailored to the unique needs and strengths of the child * Overview of Sensory Integration * How to enter into the child’s world and build rapport * Materials used to enhance learning * How to develop mentally appropriate sequences that enhance learning and FUN!
Where: Japan Karate Association, Santa Monica 1218 5th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
When: Saturday and Sunday, February 8 & 9, 2014
Time: 2.30PM – 7.30PM Saturday 9.00AM – 3.00PM Sunday (with a one-hour lunch break)
Fee: $400 if you register and fully pay by December 31, 2013*
$475 if you register and fully pay by December 31, 2013 & purchase YEAS Tools of the Trade Backpack*
$475 if you register and fully pay on or after January 1, 2014*
$550 if you register and fully pay on or after January 1, 2014 & purchase YEAS Tools of the Trade Backpack*
Dress comfortably and ready to yoga!
If you would like to participate in this training, please visit http://miniyogis.com/los-angeles-california-february-8-9-2014-yoga-education-for-autism-spectrum/ for full details on registration and payment.
Space cannot be guaranteed until payment is complete, and space is limited, so reserve your spot early!
Questions? You can contact Shana at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 310.471.9644 for more information.
Certification will be earned upon completion.
*Includes a $150 nonrefundable deposit; no refunds or credits will be issued within 72 hours of training.