Children’s Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Training

Become a certified children’s meditation teacher.

In this meditation instructor certification training, you will be coached and trained on how to teach children at every age and stage of their development the self-awareness, ethical living, self-soothing, and concentration practices of mindfulness meditation.


Studies have shown that learning meditation practices at an early age increases a child’s emotional stability, resilience, self-confidence, and prepares the child to successfully navigate life’s emotional ups and downs.

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In the children’s meditation teacher training certification course, you’ll learn how to be a mentor and teacher to children at every age and stage of their development. This training will empower you with age-appropriate practices to help children gain better self awareness, to manage anxiety, to promote well being, and to live a more ethical and joyful life.

Make a positive difference in the lives of young people.

Some benefits that you’ll gain from the children’s yoga teacher training course include:

  • Help kids to lead healthier lives
  • Teach coping and wellness skills that will last a lifetime
  • Become a trusted mentor and guide
  • Gain skills to develop richer connections
  • Teach your own children
  • Advance your career
  • Contribute to others’ well-being
  • Become part of the yoga and meditation teaching community
  • Take a journey of personal growth
  • Have A LOT of fun!
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Deborah Bennett yoga teacher Fredericksburg

About Your Instructor

Your trainer and mentor, Deborah Bennett, is a E-RYT 500 instructor. Deborah has studied developmental psychology, is a certified Montessori teacher, and is a para-professional counselor for at-risk youth. Deborah has been teaching children of all ages yoga, meditation and the deep philosophies of yoga for over 35 years.

I so enjoy your sharing personal experiences with the course material. Your stories are wonderful!

— Tina K.

About The Course

The children’s mindfulness and meditation teacher training course is an online course that you can complete on your own schedule. Once you register, you’ll receive all the information that you’ll need to get started with the first lessons. As you complete homework assignments, we’ll send you information for the upcoming lessons.

Prerequisites and Prior Experience

The Children’s Meditation Teacher Training course is open to ALL experience levels. Yoga teacher certification training is useful, but not necessary for this children’s yoga teacher certification training. If you are not currently certified as a yoga instructor, the children’s meditation training course is a great introduction to many aspects of yoga training and an excellent starter series—especially if you have an interest in working with children.

Tuition

Tuition for the course is $180 and payable when registering.

Location

All class sessions are held online and delivered in a streaming format. You can watch each lesson and complete assignments at your own pace and on your own schedule. In addition, every week, there is an open tutorial session held via Zoom, during which you can ask questions and talk with the course instructor in an online small-group setting. Weekly tutorial sessions are recorded for those who may not be able to attend live.

Course Schedule

Each lesson is presented in a video format. There are also homework assignments and live tutorial sessions that, as a student, you can join in on once a week. Our class schedule will be as follows:

Lesson 1 — Course introduction
Lesson 2 — Mindfulness Meditation Techniques, Part 1
Lesson 3 — Mindfulness Meditation Techniques, Part 2
Lesson 4 — Mindfulness and Meditation for Children In Utero
Lesson 5 — Mindfulness and Meditation for Infant Children
Lesson 6 — Mindfulness and Meditation for Toddler Children (Ages 2–5 years)
Lesson 7 — Mindfulness and Meditation for Older Children (Ages 6–9)
Lesson 8 — Ethics and Meditation for Pre-teens and Teenagers
Lesson 9 — Course conclusion

Students who graduate from the course will receive a certificate of completion and 13 continuing education units (CEUs) with Yoga Alliance from Heal Me Yoga Institute.

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Register

Registration is easy. To register for the Children’s Meditation Teacher Certification Training, simply complete the training application form and pay the $180 tuition fee. We’ll follow up with you by email with additional details, including course study materials and what you’ll want to do to prepare.

We love teaching yoga and meditation, and we hope we’ll have the chance to learn and grow with you in 2020!


For More Information

For more information about the children’s meditation teacher training certification or any of Heal Me Yoga’s other courses, feel free to contact us at healmeyoga@gmail.com. We’ll be happy to help!

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