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This course includes birthlight yoga based movements that facilitate transitions to sitting, crawling, standing and walking. Additional resources are offered for teaching mobile babies from 9 to 18 months.
A deeper understanding of affect regulation is presented to highlight the potential contribution that baby yoga can make to enhance or repair affective communication between parents and babies through playful interaction. Additional techniques for teaching joint relaxation for parent and baby together are taught to help release parental tension.
This course offers an array of teaching resources to facilitate the teaching of pre-mobile and mobile babies together in classes where all have a good time as well as enjoying developmental and health benefits.
Applications by Baby Yoga or Mother and Baby Yoga teachers trained in other organisations will be considered case by case.
Qualification On successful completion of the Level 2 practical assessment and coursework, Level 1 certified teachers obtain the qualification of Certified Birthlight Teacher in Baby Yoga Level 2. Certified Birthlight Teachers who have completed Level 2 and two additional short courses become qualified as Birthlight Practitioners in Baby Yoga.
Next step Suggestions of courses to complement the Baby Yoga:Baby Yoga Level 1 is a three day intensive course that covers the period 3 months to mobile babies ( months variable) Course Prerequisites The course is open to: Health professionals (nursery nurses, health visitors) - Children centre’s staff (such as Sure Start Staff) - Instructors in .
Birthlight baby yoga offers an all in one land based practice for parents and babies (ideally complemented with Birthlight aqua baby classes) including massage, holds, stretching, singing and rhymes, game playing and relaxation.
Pregnancy Yoga for Maternity Professionals Overview Birthlight - Birthing Lightly Yoga Diploma – Part 1 All Birthlight Part 1 course holders are warmly encouraged to continue developing their practice and teaching by undertaking case studies and coursework, which will lead to the Birthlight Birthing Lightly.
This is a part of the Birthlight Perinatal Yoga course offerings a distilled teaching of pre and postnatal adaptations in yoga and has been developed by Françoise Freedman over the past twenty years. The practices are explained with a comprehensive background of subtle anatomy and physiology of women during pregnancy, labour and the postpartum.
Birthlight Level 2 Baby Yoga Course - suitable for pre-crawlers - 18 months Birthlight pioneered what is now known as ‘baby yoga'. It was founded by Françoise Freedman as an inclusive set of practices to enhance playful interaction and communication between parent and baby .
Birthlight Baby Yoga and Massage. Quick facts. From 6 weeks to mobile, approximately 10 months Play together with yoga and massage Supports your baby’s health and development These are lively and interactive classes where we use song, movement and massage.
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