Yoga for Teens 6 Week Course

Discover how yoga can help you through tough phases of your lives.

Find your inner self and inner harmony in this chaotic world and understand your true nature.

Each week will be an opportunity to learn but also to let go.  Enjoy some fun and flowing yoga then find some rest and some relaxation.

Learn yoga tools and techniques that will help with stress, anxiety, depression, body image, poor sleep, build confidence and beat exam stress.

If course is conducted in school then all attendees are requested to take part in an anonomous survey both BEFORE and AFTER the course.  We collate these responses and present back to the school so the school have clear insight and understanding of the benefits of yoga in their students.

All attendees receive a certificate at the end of the course.

Please email for next available course or if you are interested in bringing this 6 week course into your school environment.

All props provided including mats, blankets and eye pillows.

Course Content

  • Week 1 : Grounding - Feel supported, focusing on the breath and understanding our posture and how posture affects breath.
  • Week 2 : Creativity - Flow with some dynamic yoga.  Pulsate with some rhythmic tunes and lose some inhibitions. 
  • Week 3 : Strength - Find your willpower to succeed in overcoming challenges.
  • Week 4 : Love - Develop self love, stop the inner critic and recognise your qualities.
  • Week 5 : Voice - Make some noise and find the courage to speak your truth without fear or judgement.
  • Week 6 - Intuition - Understand who you are, set intentions and feel empowered.  Take back control and move forwards with new insight and understanding.

What the Year 10/11 in-school students are saying;

What the parents are saying;

Donna

I can't tell you how happy your classes are making my son, he is so thrilled and I'm over the moon.  It has long been a dream of mine and it's going better than I could have imagined.

Deborah

Abbie did Jo's workshop for teenage exam stress relief and found it and the techniques it taught her very useful.

Deb

Alex thoroughly enjoyed Yoga on Monday. His takeaway is that it is was more challenging than he'd expected, in a good way; more physical than he'd realised, again in a good way; and he hadn't appreciated how under utilised many of his muscles are - which translates as he had some sore muscles yesterday.

Debbie

I am delighted that Georgia enjoyed the first session - I can’t remember the last time she was so enthusiastic about something! She told me “I wasn’t asleep, but I felt all dreamy”. Brilliant! I think that means she must have been quite relaxed. Thank you.

About Jo

Jo has been practising yoga for over 30 years and teaching for 7.  She is a senior yoga teacher, yoga therapist and has trained in Anatomy and Physiology, Yoga, Yoga Therapy and Teen Yoga.

Jo is passionate about teaching teens as she found yoga at the age of 13 and it was a life saver for her during these turbulent years.

Jo is DBS, safeguard and first aid certified and is fully insured with the British Wheel of Yoga.

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