Healing Trauma Through Yoga - Special Needs Kids Are People Too! Podcast with Amy Bodkin, EdS

Episode 5: Healing Trauma Through Yoga Welcome to episode #5 of Special Needs Kids are People Too! This episode is an extension of the topic “How Do We Help Chidren Recover From a Pandemic (and other childhood trauma)” from episodes 3 & 4. You can listen to Episode #3 here and Episode #4 here. Episode #5 is all about healing trauma through yoga and how it was helpful in my own healing journey. I also discuss common misconceptions about yoga, it’s history, and it’s underlying philosophy and connection to world religions and philosophies. Listen Here: Resources Mentioned in this Episode: Childhood Disrupted by Donna JacksonRead More →

How Do We Help Children Recover from a Pandemic (and Other Childhood Trauma)? Part 2

Episode 4: How Do We Help Children Recover from a Pandemic (and Other Childhood Trauma)? Part 2 Welcome to episode #4 of Special Needs Kids are People Too! This episode is Part 2 of “How Do We Help Chidren Recover From a Pandemic (and other childhood trauma).” You can listen to Part 1 here. In this episode I discuss the specific ways we can support children to help them  process trauma and move forward in a positive direction.  #1: We have to reduce pressure and provide positive support. 1) We have to reduce pressure and provide positive support. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs gives us aRead More →

How Do We Help Children Recover from a Pandemic (and Other Childhood Trauma)? Part 1

Episode 3: How Do We Help Children Recover from a Pandemic (and Other Childhood Trauma)? Part 1 Welcome to episode #3 of Special Needs Kids are People Too! This episode discusses the 2020-2021 school year, what trauma is, how trauma can impact us, and why it is so important to address and heal trauma. Listen Here: Resources Mentioned in this Episode: Childhood Disrupted by Donna Jackson Nakazawa I hope you had fun listening to today’s episode and gained some new insights into the wonderful variety of people in our world!  And remember, Special Needs Kids are People Too! Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitterRead More →