YYD's Youth Yoga Teacher Training Program is a weekend intensive program designed for yoga teachers who have a sincere desire to work with youth as a mentor & role model. Participants should have a minimum of 2 years daily practice of yoga, and currently teach yoga (or have participated in yoga teacher training). Some exception can be made for educators with a yoga practice wishing to expand their skills for use in the classroom. Experience working with youth is recommended.

This workshop includes a range of skills for working with youth consciously.YYD encourages and supports our teachers as mentors and role models to the next generation.Skills presented include how to develop a rapport with youth, as well as creating trust and safety in the classroom; How to orient your classes to a variety of age groups; Poses and instruction appropriate for youth.In addition we explore communication skills, issues of diversity & gender, council practice, mindfulness meditation, how to build trust with teens, and how to inspire young people in the practice of yoga.We emphasize working with teens, however all school age children will be addressed.

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We embrace diversity, and encourage both men and women from all backgrounds to apply to our programs. For registration form follow this link

Youth Yoga Dharma Cancellation Policy:
In an attempt to offer high-quality programs to as many as possible, YYD has developed a strict cancellation policy. Please note that short notice cancellations can interfere with our ability to offer programs. As a result, we have developed the following policy. All program fee deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. After fee increase date (approximately 3 weeks prior to course start date) no refunds or credits are issued. Full fee of program is due at date of rate increase to reserve lower rate. Program fees are non-transferable. Exceptions to this policy are rare. They include severe illness, injury, and death in the family.

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(415) 235-9380 • Youth Yoga Dharma, PO BOX 3452, Daly City, CA 94015

  YYTT class of Fall 2008

 YYTT class of Spring 2008

 YYTT class of Spring 2006