Brave Yoga-Virtual Unified Yoga!
Brave Yoga will be hosting an 8 week Virtual Yoga Program for the Special Olympics Massachusetts community! Date of The Program: October 6th- November 24th. Classes will be held on Tuesdays at 4:30 PM-5PM. This program is unified so unified partners, coaches, parents, siblings are welcomed to join.
Registration is required (this will help you stay up to date with the latest information about the program)
Zoom Link to come!
“We are committed to sharing the practice of yoga and mindfulness in an adaptive and nurturing way to improve the well-being of ALL individuals including those with developmental, emotional, and physical challenges. – Brave Yoga
Not Just Exercise!
Brave Yoga is offers more than just exercise and stretching! Brave Yoga’s classes teaches individuals
- proper breathing techniques
- calming strategies
- tools for relaxation
Meet the Instructor
Lisa Irvine – Co-Owner and Director of Programming, MS, OTR/L, RYT 200
Lisa is a licensed occupational therapist and is certified in yoga instruction and pediatric yoga. She currently works with youth at the New England Center for Children (NECC), a private school for students with developmental disabilities. Ms. Irvine teaches the practice of yoga for its improvement of gross motor, fine motor, oral motor, and visual motor skills, and its benefits in reducing anxiety, promoting self-awareness, as well as increased balance, postural strength, stability, and improved focus. She has earned a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy from Dominican College and is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association.
Not a Special Olympic Athlete?
Non Special Olympics Massachusetts Athletes (meaning you do not have a medical form on file with us) and current athletes with EXPIRED must fill out the Virtual Release Waiver
You can email the filled out waiver to Vicky DiNatale: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information or questions contact: Vicky DiNatale at email@example.com
October 6th- November 25th. Tuesdays @ 4:30PM