Episode 251: Helping Children Self-Regulate and Thrive Through Yoga

This is where the subhead goes where we talk about how you need to do your research and two other things 

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I’m so happy to share an interview with James Woods, AKA @DatYogaDude, with you today.

James is a therapist and teacher based in Southern California who teaches yoga in local school systems and helps children from all backgrounds learn the ever-important skill of self regulation.

He has so much to share including:

  • How therapy and yoga can complement each other
  • Why representation in yoga matters
  • Three main takeaways he’s teaching in schools: Awareness, access, and application
  • Essential advice for yoga teachers who are interested in teaching yoga in a school setting
  • His hopes for the future of yoga and wellness in education.



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Yoga: The Spirit and Practice of Moving into Stillness by Eric Schiffman

Journey Into Power by Baron Baptiste

Self-Reg: How to Help Your Child (And You) Break the Stress Cycle with Life by Stuart Shanker

Train with Jason online or in-person in 2024!

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