A comprehensive 3.5 day Yoga for Teens teacher training at the Krishna Village - which is nestled in the foothills of Mount Warning in the heart of the Northern Rivers of New South Wales. This training is designed to equip school teachers, yoga teachers, and those who work with young people with skills and knowledge of teaching yoga and mindfulness to adolescents.
The first of its kind training to introduce Yoga & Mindfulness to young people and teenagers. Ideal for those already teaching in schools and wanting to introduce yoga into the curriculum, or for yoga teachers who would like to expand their skills to offer specialist classes to teens.
The training will cover exploration of all aspects of yoga and mindfulness and its contributions to physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing.
The program will combine both practical and theory workshops complimentary to the key objectives of the Personal Development, Health and Physical Education Key Stages 4-6 Curriculum. A comprehensive training to equip those who work with young people with skills and knowledge of teaching yoga and mindfulness to adolescents.
Participants will gain a toolbox of resources to create yoga and mindfulness classes for adolescents that aim to enhance connectedness, sense of self and advocates lifelong commitment to health and wellbeing.
Chloe Thorogood has been working with and teaching yoga to teens for the past 12 years. She has facilitated several Yoga for Teens courses in both Australia, Indonesia and the UK. As a qualified High School teacher as well as an experienced yoga teacher and trainer, she has an intricate understanding of the education system and the practicalities of teaching yoga to teens. Currently working as a wellbeing educator with a number of schools in the Newcastle area she has explored various techniques and practices that are most effective to introduce and sustain yoga and meditation for teens.