Connected Kids – Level 2 Teach Children Meditation

9.30am - 5pm

Connect Kids – learn how to teach children meditation

20th & 21st October 2018

This is a special 2-day practical workshop run by Lorraine Murray – author of the international, best selling book “Calm Kids – help children relax with mindful activities”.

 

The course is suitable for anyone who has attended the level 1 course and wishes to teach children meditation and mindfulness in a professional capacity.      The course is for adults only and there places are limited to 10.

 

Through this course you will:-

  • Understand the broad range of meditation techniques available and how to apply these to different settings/age groups
  • Learn how to professionally set up a meditation environment suitable for children - on a 121 or group basis
  • Understand how to work with children who are ADHD or on the Autistic spectrum
  • Learn how to support the families of those with children who are ADHD or on the Autistic spectrum
  • Learn how to write meditations with children in different age groups (under 6's, 7 to 12, 13+)
  • Practise meditation delivery with different timescales (1 minute, 5 minute and 15 minute sessions)
  • Learn different methods of using the breath in meditation with children
  • Learn how to further develop self awareness to strengthen their teaching meditation skills
  • Learn how to use specific props to support meditation practice (mandalas, mudras, crystals/stones, colour, day-to-day objects)
  • Understand the energy centres and how they apply to meditation
  • Appreciate the importance of grounding techniques in meditation and how to apply them to children
  • Follow a code of ethics when teaching meditation to children
  • Learn about contraindications to teaching meditation to children
  • Understand how to cope with strong energy reactions to meditation
  • Know how to market and promote their meditation practice
  • Aware of the required professional conduct when teaching meditation to children
ILA and SDS funding is available.
For more info and how to book, please click here