ABOUT CREATIVE RELAXATION®
Louise is the anatomy instructor for the 200- hour Yoga Teacher Training at the Deerfield Beach Yoga Center, and is on the faculty of the 95-hour Children's Yoga Teacher Training at ChildLight Yoga in Dover, NH.
Louise holds classes and has her private practice at the Yoga Center of Deerfield Beach, Florida. She has been teaching yoga at the Miami Children's Hospital-Dan Marino Center day camp for children with special needs since 2002.
Her book, Yoga Therapy for Children with Autism and Special Needs
, was published by Norton Professional Books in August, 2013. 2013. Her second book, focusing on integration yoga in classrooms, is scheduled for publication by Norton in 2016.
is Louise’s program in Yoga Therapy for Children, with an emphasis on autism, ADHD, sensory challenges, emotional behavior disorders and other special needs. She attracts yoga teachers, educators, therapists, and parents from around the country to her Creative Relaxation® teacher trainings, which include certification and CEU’s for Levels 1 and 2.
She is a co-author of S.T.O.P. and Relax, Your Special Needs Toolbox
©2006. Her DVD Yoga for Children
©2004 features children on the autism spectrum. She was published in the International Journal of Yoga Therapy 2004 for her work with children in schools. She has presented at the International Association of Yoga Therapists 2013 symposium in Boston, at the Learning and the Brain Conference (San Francisco, 2012), the Autism Society of America National Conferences (2011, 2009, 2008), Florida Rehab Nurses conferences, and for CARD centers and the "Weekend with the Expert Series."
Louise holds a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts and an M.A. from the University of Connecticut. Louise has been an English teacher at the middle, high school and college levels, and a remedial reading specialist. She is a licensed massage therapist and craniosacral therapist , and was certified as a yoga teacher through the Sivananda organization in 1981.
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