Yoga for the Child with Special Healthcare Needs - PT14

Yoga for the Child with Special Healthcare Needs

by Stephanie Furness
PT14
(4.4 / 799 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Physical Therapy (1.00 Hour(s))

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Summary:

Yoga is a scientific system of physical and mental practices that originated in India more than 3,000 years ago. Yoga is the art of fusing the body and mind for an overall sense of well-being. For the child with special healthcare needs, the ultimate goal of yoga is self-awareness. Yoga provides a mechanism whereby children can discover a place of stillness and contentment within themselves, which creates mental equilibrium, emotional stability and physical health.

Objectives:

The goal of this yoga continuing education program is to provide physical therapists and occupational therapists with information regarding yoga as a complementary therapeutic approach to treatment of children with special healthcare needs.
 
The content in this course is applicable to occupational and physical therapists in acute care settings. After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • Define the five major components of a yoga program designed for a child with special healthcare needs.
  • Name three benefits of yoga for children with special healthcare needs.
  • Describe two physiological processes to explain the science of the breathing used to promote relaxation during the practice of yoga.

 
Approval Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including physical therapists and occupational therapists.
 
Physical Therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.ContinuingEducation.com. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is an approved sponsor by the New York State Education Department of CE for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 6/11/2019 to 6/10/2022.
 
This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider 2202008TX for 02/01/2019 to 02/28/2022 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California for 4/5/10 to 12/31/18. Relias LLC is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California as of 1/1/2019.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000290) with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation from October 2018 through September 30, 2020.
 
This course has been approved as meeting the CE requirements for PTs and PTAs by:
 
The OH PT Association (approval no. 18S8299 for 10/06/18 to 10/06/19).
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-518169 for 01/01/19 to 12/31/19). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply The FL PT Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
 
The NJ Board of PT Examiners (approval no. 1801-306 for 02/01/18 to 01/31/20).
 
This course has been approved by:
 
The MD State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 2/13/2015 to 02/13/2019.
 
This course has been approved by the NV State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 units of continuing education for 11/29/17 to 7/31/19.
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 11/28/2011
Date of Most Recent Review: 12/11/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 12/31/2022

 

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

For Florida professionals:

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Lori G - Nanuet, NY  ·  Jan 30, 2020
Very informative, beneficial for all ages
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Lorena I - MORENO VALLEY, CA  ·  Jan 30, 2020
THIS COURSE WAS VERY INTERESTING
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Cynthia H - Fullerton, CA  ·  Jan 29, 2020
I really enjoyed the content of this course
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Megan M - South Huntington, NY  ·  Jan 29, 2020
This course gave a good overview of the different parts of yoga and the ways it can be used to help benefit children with special healthcare needs.
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Kristin W - Leesport, PA  ·  Jan 06, 2020
Interesting information about how yoga benefits kids
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