Meg Durkin

Meg Durkin, MS, E-RYT, RCYT is a Yoga 4 Classrooms® and ChildLight Yoga® Trainer and founder of Yoga Magic 4 Kids. Meg is also the coauthor of the ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness in Schools Teacher Training manual and writes articles on the topic of yoga and mindfulness for children and in schools for local media outlets. Meg works extensively with educators, parents and children promoting stress reduction, nutrition, movement and mindfulness at a young age as a foundation for success at home, school and in life. In addition to being a registered adult and child yoga teacher through Yoga Alliance, Meg has studied MBSR in Mind-Body Medicine with Jon Kabat-Zinn and is also a certified health coach through the Institute of Integrative Nutrition. She holds a BA from Middlebury College and a Master in Library and Information Science from Simmons College. Meg lives in Hingham, MA with her four children.


Meg Durkin instructs the following:
  • Y4C Professional Development Workshop: Dover, NH
  • This one-day professional development workshop is appropriate for all K-12 classroom teachers, school counselors, administrators, phys ed teachers, health educators, therapists and other school professionals.

    PLEASE REGISTER NO LESS THAN 7 DAYS PRIOR TO SCHEDULED DATE TO ALLOW TIMELY DELIVERY OF THE YOGA 4 CLASSROOMS CARD DECK. THE YOGA 4 CLASSROOMS CARD DECK CAN BE PURCHASED AT WWW.AMAZON.COM


    TRAINER WILL PROVIDE LINKS TO THE DOWNLOAD MATERIALS 3 DAYS PRIOR TO WORKSHOP DATE.

    Location: ChildLight Yoga Studio, 53 Washington Street, Dover, NH 03820

    Time: 9am - 4pm

    If registering with a Purchase Order, please add a $10 processing fee for 1-2 individuals. For groups of 3 or more, please add a $25 processing fee.


  • Y4C IMPLEMENT Leader Training - October (Individual)
  • The IMPLEMENT Leader Training is an advanced training intensive best suited to school counselors, health educators, occupational therapists, school psychologists, classrooms teachers, administrators, or ideally a team from your school, who have a keen interest in leading the charge in implementing the Yoga 4 Classrooms program school wide. Participants will train to become Yoga 4 Classrooms "IMPLEMENT Leaders" at their school. Training is a combination home study and in person training which includes approximately 6 hours of online home-study to be completed PRIOR to the in-person training, and an additional 17 live training contact hours.

    Prerequisites: Completion of the full day workshop “Yoga and Mindfulness in the Classrooms: Tools to Improve Self-Regulation, Learning and Classroom Climate”, as well as several months experience using the program in your classroom and/or with individual students, are prerequisites for attending this advanced course. As well, this training is designed for employees of the school / district who intend to lead implementation as an extension of their current role at their school/district (vs. for profit). See the training description page for details. Please do not register for the IMPLEMENT Leader Training if you do not meet these requirements for attendance. Please contact us with any questions.

    Dates and Times:

    Friday, October 27, 2017 5:30-8:30pm

    Saturday, October 28, 2017 9am-5:30pm

    Sunday, October 29, 2017 9-3pm



    Tuition: $525

    PLEASE REGISTER NO LESS THAN 10 DAYS PRIOR TO SCHEDULED DATE.

    Location: ChildLight Yoga, 53 Washington Street, Dover, NH 03820

    Please add a $25 processing fee for Individual IMPLEMENT Leader Training purchase order registrations.

     

  • ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children Training: Boston, MA
  • Time: Sat 8am-6:00pm, Sun 8am-6:00pm
    Location: O2 Yoga, 1001 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Tuition: $425
     
     
    Upload of purchase order is required at the time of registration. The billing contact will be emailed an invoice upon approval of the PO within three business days. For all ChildLight Yoga Teacher Training PO registrations, please add a $25 processing fee for 1-2 individuals or $50 processing fee for 3 or more.