Kundalini yoga improves brain coordination, stamina, develops gross and fine motor skills, enhances cognition, and facilitates language use.
Paired with language therapy techniques, yoga facilitates vocabulary and expressive language development and provides a context for conceptual development.
Yoga poses were carefully designed by speech-language pathologists to stimulate specific speech sounds.
ATTENTION, FOCUS, REGULATION
Mindfulness techniques, including breath work, guided relaxation, and meditation, positively influence executive functioning and self-reflection.
Use of emotional vocabulary, peer interaction, and positive self-talk foster acceptance, confidence, and communication.
A screening meeting will help your therapist learn about your child's individual strengths and needs. Classes and carryover work will be tailored to facilitate the greatest benefit for your child.
Why Treat with Yoga?
"Yogic practice not only strengthens and flexes our bodies; it uplifts your mood, reinforces natural kinetic learning, brings clarity to make better decisions, and increases language reception and retention. This ideal combination leads to calmer and smarter kids."
— Christine Ristuccia, M.S. CCC-SLP, RYT
25 Reasons Why Yoga, Speech and Language Go Together
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