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Informational Open House- Shanti Bala Yoga Project- Peaceful Child Yoga-95 Hr Children's teacher training
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Event Date(s): 1/26/2013
Venue / Location Information:
Name: Shanti Bala Yoga Project-Peaceful Child Yoga/Yoga Polarity Center
Address: 32 Church Street
City: Malverne
State: NY
Event Time / Additional Information: Saturday January 26, 2013 -12pm Noon- Training begins February 2, 2013
Contact Info: Sharon Persky, 516-203-2385

1.Shanti Bala Yoga Project~Peaceful Child Yoga

2.First 95-hr. Yoga Alliance Children's yoga teacher training to take place on February 2, 2013. The program runs on Saturdays from Feb. to June. In addition, we have kid’s classes- age’s strong walkers to 3yrs; 3-5yrs; 5 to 9yrs; 9 to 12; and 13 to 17yrs.

3.Training and children yoga classes to take place at Yoga Polarity Center, 32 Church St., Malverne, NY 11565

4.Yoga Alliance only has about 40 yoga schools registered with a Children's specialty, and less than 10 nationwide that offer an approved curriculum for the 95hr Designation of RCYT.

5. This training can help open doors for those wanting to teach yoga or work with children at summer camps and local recreation programs. It will be a certification most will not have.

Shanti Bala Yoga Project~Peaceful Child Yoga, in joint effort with Yoga Polarity Center, Malverne, NY, will begin its first 95-hour teacher training for Children’s Yoga on February 2, 2013. RYCT, Registered Yoga Children’s Teacher is a new specialty designation offered by Yoga Alliance beginning in 2011. The yoga community as well as the schools and health professionals are recognizing the need to require standards to teach yoga to children. Yoga Alliance has over 2000 yoga schools registered worldwide. There are only a little over 40 yoga studios that have the designation of a children’s specialty school, and less than 20 that have a 95-hour teacher-training program.

In addition to the teacher training program, Shanti Bala Yoga Project~Peaceful Child Yoga has children yoga classes Monday through Friday at Yoga Polarity Center, for more information and schedules go to www.yogapolarity.com, or call Shanti Bala Yoga Project, 516-203-2385.

Heather Principe, owner and founder of The Yoga and Polarity Center, a center for teaching Yoga more than 17 years along with and Sharon Persky, 200RYT, Mary Clare Chiofalo, 500 Hour ERYT, RPP, MBA and Linda Babolcsay, RYT200, LCSW, CASAC, have combined their experience working with children of all ages, in a gamut of venues from day camps to schools to teen shelters. Their knowledge of childhood/youth development on a psychological and physiological level pooled with their varying backgrounds as a social worker, polarity therapist, and children yoga teachers all play a vital role in creating a comprehensive curriculum.

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