Yoga for the Special Child by Sonia Sumar
A therapeutic Approach for Infants and Children with Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Learning Disabilities

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An innovative and easy-to-follow program for parents, educators, yoga teachers, and health care professionals. The book includes: A step-by-step, integrated system of yoga poses designed to increase cognitive and motor skills in children with learning and developmental disabilities. Specialized breathing exercises and relaxation techniques to improve concentration and reduce hyperactivity. And early intervention program to assure the healthy formative development of infants and toddlers.

About Sonia Sumar

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Sonia Sumer is internationally renowned for her pioneering work using Yoga therapy with special children. She is the founder and director of Yoga for the Special Child in Sarasota, FL and in Brazil, where she has achieved remarkable results working with children having Down Syndrome and other challenges. She travels extensively, conducting workshops and training programs throughout the World.
Published January 1, 1998 by Special Yoga Publications. 245 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Parenting & Relationships. Non-fiction

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