Special School District

Adaptive Yoga for Kids with Visual Impairments in Ferguson

It’s time to give a shout-out to a group of women making yoga accessible to a special group of kids in the Ferguson area.  Julie Johnson and Bonnie Lenz, teachers of the Visually Impaired with Special School District teamed up with Natasha Baebler, a legally-blind yoga instructor with a passion for adaptable yoga, to create the “Fit Abilities Program,” a once-a-week after-school program to teach yoga and mindfulness to kids with visual impairments.

Natasha and Julie took some time to talk about their program with me, and it is incredibly inspiring.

Read more: http://www.yogabuzz.org/adaptive-yoga-for-kids-with-visual-impairments-in-ferguson/