Pilates for Children and Adolescents

Manual of Guidelines and Curriculum

By Celeste Corey-Zopich, Brett Howard, Dawn-Marie Ickes

Edited by Tracey Mellor

Format: Paperback

Pilates for Children and Adolescents is the first comprehensive manual of guidelines and formal curriculum for teaching Pilates to young people.

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Handspring Publishing

Handspring publishes across the entire range of bodywork and manual therapies, including movement – from yoga to fitness. They publish for professionals – for teachers, therapists, and the trainers who run courses for them.

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Pilates for Children and Adolescents is the first comprehensive manual of guidelines and formal curriculum for teaching Pilates to young people. This book includes: -Guidelines for teaching Pilates to young people -Why Pilates is beneficial for children age 6 - 11 and adolescents age 12 - 19 -Crucial anatomical and cognitive development considerations for working with young people -Additional relevant topics designed to equip the Pilates teacher with tools for creating relevant and safe programs for different age ranges, such as: -safety considerations, exercise contraindications, scope of practice, and ethics -considerations for working in a variety of environments within both the public and private sectors -age appropriate exercises from the Pilates repertoire -a formal curriculum for teaching Pilates in schools including sample lesson plans -appendices which cover working with children with special needs, Pilates in the Schools pilot study results, and resources.

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Format Paperback
Imprint Handspring Publishing
Publication Date 22 Apr 2014
ISBN 9781909141124
Number of Pages 192

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