Sonia Sumar Yoga for the Special Child (U.S.A)
Yoga for the Special Child®, LLC is multi-level comprehensive Program of Yoga techniques designed to enhance the natural development of children and adults with special needs. Our style of Yoga is gentle and beneficial, safe for babies, children and adults with Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Microcephaly, Autism and other developmental challenges. These methods also provide an effective treatment for children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Disorder, ADHD and Learning Disabilities.
Courses are taught by internationally renowned Yoga therapist and author Sonia Sumar, whose innovative teaching methods have been improving the lives of children and adults with special needs for over 40 years.
Our Therapeutic Programme includes:
An integrated series of balanced Yoga poses to increase body awareness and strength.
Specialized breathing exercises and relaxation techniques to improve concentration.
An early intervention program to assure the healthy formative development of infants, toddlers and children.
Suitable for parents, special education teachers, Yoga teachers and health care professionals.