Somatic Experiencing for Kids?

Image from: photocase.com

Image from: photocase.com

Somatic Experiencing for Kids?

This blog post by Suzie Gruber lets us know that others are also thinking about ways to use somatic experiencing –  awareness of our bodies’ moment-to-moment experiences –  to help children recover from trauma — and thrive.
To read more about what teachers from my school and I thought about Peter Levine’s work and its implication for our classrooms, you can go to this post:

https://mindbodylearning.wordpress.com/2013/05/08/somatic-experiencing-and-trauma-healing-implications-for-the-classroom-part-1/

by artist Salima Alikhan

Therapy Yoga Gymnastics Rocks helps kids’ motor skills, confidence

Therapy Yoga Gymnastics Rocks helps kids’ motor skills, confidence

This short video inspires me to talk to the special education teachers at our school about yoga and movement opportunities for our students with autism-spectrum challenges.