ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children: Advanced Teaching Concepts

Group TrainingThis advanced intensive training is open to anyone who has previously completed ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children Teacher Training . Instructors who seek to build and strengthen their skills for teaching yoga and yoga-related concepts to children ages 2 - 15 will delve deeper into their techniques for teaching, while learning dozens of new activities.

In this training, you will:

  • Expand on your personal learning and teaching style while exploring the Theory of Multiple Intelligences, how it relates to you and your students, while virtually dissipating behavior issues. 
  • Lisa Flynn, E-RYT500, Founder of ChildLight Yoga and Yoga 4 Classrooms, Author of Yoga for Children, will participate in a LIVE discussion on The Business of Kid's Yoga as she answers your most frequently asked questions.  
  • Sally Delisle, E-RYT 500 and Reflexology Practitioner, will share relevant anatomy, physiology, reflexology, acupressure, breathing techniques and nutrition concepts weaving them into the practice of yoga for children.  
  • Learn creative ways to expand your offerings and income opportunities such as school enrichment programs and summer camps including sample proposals, contracts, waivers and lesson plans. 
  • Discuss Service Learning, volunteer work and the difference between the two. Leave with a project ready to be put into action in your community. 
  • Learn restorative practices for children.
  • Practice new yoga and mindfulness based activities.
  • Consider how to incorporate Nature, Art, and Literacy concepts to enhance the process of learning while developing critical thinking skills in a creative child-friendly manner.
  • Reflect on yoga philosophy as it applies to ourselves and the children we teach.
  • Deepen your understanding and use of Sanskrit
  • Participate in collaborative group discussions, lesson shares, and so much more!


This training includes:
18-contact hours; Comprehensive CLY Advanced Instructor Manual; Lesson Plans; Designation as an Advanced CLY Instructor on our website; Inclusion in the CLY Instructor Community Facebook Group for continued sharing of resources, advice and support, and more! Recommended resources and other teaching materials will be available for viewing at the training.

It is not necessary to be a Registered Adult Yoga Teacher (RYT) or complete our 95-hour RCYS program in order to attend our trainings. Candidates who sucessfully complete the certification process will be listed as a Certified ChildLight Yoga Instructor on our website.

For additional information please visit our FAQ page here.  


"I got so much out of this- beyond just the learning material, a recharged battery to be inspired to continue teaching!" ~KD

"Beautiful. Peaceful. Inspiring. Motivating. Pure Love." - ET

"Thank you so much! I am very happy and appreciative about the Advanced Certification. I really enjoyed the training. I learned so much and am working hard to apply it to my teaching. I am really having a great time with the classes I am teaching! I do hope to be able to attend more trainings in the future." ~CS

"What an amazing weekend!  I couldn't wait to see my students.  The confidence I gained, the renewed passion & new found knowledge are PRICELESS!!! I look forward to the next phase in my teaching career and I thank ALL of you for helping me get there."  ~ MG

"Thank you for sharing your gifts with us, for the fantastic manual and for bringing us all together for a powerful and regenerative weekend. I feel so lucky!! Thank you to all, for sharing your lessons plans and so much more! I will reflect fondly and share what you taught me with honor." ~ DN

"The lessons shared by other class members with varying levels of experience and with different age groups is invaluable, e
specially actually given to us as a lesson. Manual, instructor time and expertise is more than worth the price." ~ LJ

"I feel so inspired and ready to share these new ideas with my students! I got answers to all my questions about my current classes...the practice lessons were extremely helpful!" ~ LW

"I loved it! Training was very inspiring and very helpful in building on ChildLight Basic Level ...Sally was an amazing facilitator - a great model for us and for the program - empowers everyone! Was a real bonus to have Lisa skype in for session on business practices." ~ DL

"Everyone I've met with ChildLight have been just so wonderful and knowledgeable. Honestly, I was worried about it feeling long but it was so entertaining and time went so quickly. I learned SO much. Every single moment of the training is so valuable. Don't change a thing." ~ NK

Consider hosting a ChildLight Yoga Teacher Training at your studio, center or for your private group! Please complete the Host Studio questionnaire here.



Upcoming Trainings

Tuition & Materials:

Prerequisite: Completion of the ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children Teacher Training.

 Attend this training separately or as part of the 95 Hour Children's Yoga School. 


The Yoga Loft
Dates: June 27-28, 2018
Times: Wed 8am-6pm, Thu 8am-6pm
Prerequisite: Completion of the ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children Teacher Training

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ChildLight Yoga Studio
Dates: July 12-13, 2018
Times: Thu 8am-6pm, Fri 8am-6pm
Prerequisite: Completion of the ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children Teacher Training
Note: This training is part of our Summer Intensive and immediately precedes our Yoga & Mindfulness in Schools training

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ChildLight Yoga Studio
Dates: November 17-18, 2018
Times: Sat 8am-6pm, Sun 8am-6pm
Prerequisite: Completion of the ChildLight Yoga & Mindfulness for Children Teacher Training
Note: This training immediately follows the Trauma Informed Yoga & Mindfulness for Children workshop


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Yoga for Children:  200+ Yoga Poses, Breathing Exercises and Meditations for Healthier, Happier, More Resilient Children, by Lisa Flynn

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