Children in their growing age needs the right kind of physical training that will help them grow naturally into physically strong, healthy and intelligent human beings. Yoga is one such physical training that has got immense therapeutic benefits for children who have health issues.
Child yoga focuses on yoga practices like breathing exercises, meditation and yoga exercises and its benefits are enhanced with physical therapy. Child yoga and physical therapy is found to be highly effective for motor, language and social development of a child as well as provide therapeutic solutions to medical problems in a child.
Benefits for Special Children
Child yoga and physical therapy over the years has developed and has been accepted as an effective approach to medical therapy for children with special needs. Child yoga and physical therapy has modified yoga practices to treat neurological, medical and orthopedic disorders of special children. It combines traditional pediatric therapy with reflex integration, sensory integration and yoga therapy with a huge emphasis on facilitating development of motor skills, language skills and social skills in children with special needs.
The yoga and physical therapy for special children includes special yoga classes involving the child and the parent, special massages and pre-school and post-school yoga classes everyday. These classes are conducted by teachers who have been trained in yoga for special children.
The combination of child yoga and physical therapy is aimed at finding health solutions for young children and infants.
Provides efficient solutions for following health issues:
- Cerebral Palsy
- Development Delay
- Down Syndrome
- Learning Disabilities
- Neurological Disorder
- Sensory Dysfunction
- Sports Injuries