Population Served: We serve children and youth and the adults who serve, educate and love them.
ChildLight Yoga and Yoga 4 Classrooms provide evidence and trauma-informed yoga and mindfulness education for children and professional development training, curricula, products and support for tens of thousands of educators, counselors, parents, kids’ yoga teachers and others who support the social, emotional and physical well-being of children, youth and families. In addition to offering a Yoga Alliance Registered Children’s Yoga School, ChildLight Yoga / Yoga 4 Classrooms specializes in providing public and private/onsite professional development training for classroom teachers, school counselors, allied health professionals and others who support children. Founder, Lisa Flynn, is author of the Yoga 4 Classrooms Activity Card Deck; Yoga for Children: 200+ Yoga Poses, Breathing Exercises and Meditations for Healthier, Happier, More Resilient Children; and Yoga for Children—Yoga Cards: 50+ Yoga and Mindfulness Activities for Healthier, More Resilient Kids; contributor to Best Practices for Yoga in Schools; and sponsor of the Research Repository: Yoga, Meditation and Mindfulness for Children, Adolescents and in Schools, a free resource for schools, program providers, researchers and others interested in the body of evidence supporting yoga and mindfulness in schools. She contributed to the first research study to use subjective and objective data to examine the acute and longitudinal effects of a school based yoga intervention published in the Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine. Recipient of a 2018 Influential Businesswoman of the Year Award from AI, an organization supporting female entrepreneurship, Lisa and work of her organizations have been featured on Fox News as well as in Education Week, Forbes, Yoga Journal, and Parents Magazine. The business, headquartered in Dover, NH was recently named “Small Business of the Year” for it’s notable growth and innovative local and national contributions. Come help us in our mission to grow healthy, happy, resilient kids!
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