Louise Goldberg has been a yoga teacher and educator for over 35 years. She is the author of Yoga Therapy for Children with Autism and Special Needs (2013), Creative Relaxation (R) Yoga for Children DVD (2004), and co-author of S.T.O.P. and Relax, Your Special Needs Yoga Toolbox (2006). She is the director of the Yoga Center of Deerfield Beach, Florida, and is a licensed massage therapist. She leads trainings in Creative Relaxation yoga for children to educators, therapists, and parents nationally. Louise has been a reading specialist and has taught English at the middle school, high school, and college levels. She leads yoga and meditation retreats in Florida and Europe.
Classroom Yoga Breaks is a fabulously comprehensive book on the why and how of yoga as a pathway to learning readiness and self-regulation. Louise Goldberg goes into great detail presenting compelling studies and the neurobiology to support yoga breaks--while making it accessible and utterly compelling. If you are thinking of implementing yoga in your school or district, this is THE book to get you up and running.-- (11/15/2016)