Learn to Teach Children's Yoga

Rediscover the child in you and share calming and centering techniques and tools for happier living with children and families.

Become a Registered Yoga Teacher!

Attend one of these trainings and start teaching children’s yoga the very next day!


Clearwater, FL

June 14 – 16

Level 1-3

@ A Yoga Village

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($855 after 5/1/19)

Includes $260 in materials & daily lunch!!



Phoenix, MD

 July 9 – 11

Level 1-3


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($775 after 6/1/19)

Includes $260 in materials!

Olney, MD

    October 4 – 6

Level 1-3

@  The Happy Yogi

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($795 after 9/1/19)

Includes $260 in materials!


Sammamish, WA

August 1 -3

Level 1-3

 @ Sammamish Retreat

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($800 after 7/1/19)

Want more? 

Build on your Level 1-3 training with a 95-hour or 200-hour certification.
You could be a 200-hour teacher by the end of  summer! 
To register, go to: RCY Certification

See what the RCFY experience can do for you:

Radiant Child & Family Yoga Certification

Learn to:

  • Connect with YOUR inner child
  • Teach yoga to children, toddlers to teens
  • Lead a fun and inclusive yoga class
  • Enrich children’s health – mind and body – through fun exercise, meditation & relaxation
  • Engage students through age-appropriate techniques for self-calming and empowerment
  • Learn how to stay in your center and have clear, meaningful communication with children

We Want YOU!

  • Yoga teachers of all traditions
  • Pre K-12 public school teachers
  • Pre K-12 private school and Montessori teachers
  • After-school activity coordinators and camp counselors
  • Early childhood educators
  • Future teachers & those pursuing studies in education
  • Therapists who work with children, especially those specializing in ADD/ADHD & Autism
  • Parents, grandparents and family members interested in engaging age-approprate yoga techniques with children

Radiant Child Yoga Teacher Training

Educating the Whole Child...since 1999

One of the first child-centered yoga training programs worldwide and a cornerstone in the mindfulness movement in children’s education, this highly effective education-based curriculum designed by Shakta Khalsa, a pioneer in the field, provides enlightening results for children, toddlers to teens, including those with ADD, ADHD, and autism. This play-based, experiential program will help you reconnect with your child within and positively connect with and support the children in your life.

Start with the Radiant Child Level 1-2 Training to gain the fundamentals of bringing yoga to children. Deepen your skills and understanding with advanced trainings, including the 95-hour and 200-hour Radiant Child & Family Yoga programs.

About Radiant Child® Yoga

The vision of Radiant Child® is to create a world of peace through the union of yoga and children. The Radiant Child is self-aware, honors the spirit of all, and is naturally dedicated to creating a world of peace. Yoga is a holistic, practical tool toward that end. Radiant Child 

RCY was founded by Shakta Khalsa, E-RYT 500, AMS Montessori educator, and published author, an internationally recognized teacher of yoga for both adults and children, having taught extensively at conferences and gatherings for over four decades.  As one of the leading founders of the children’s yoga movement, Shakta developed the Radiant Child® Yoga training program in 1999.  Since that time, she has trained a select few RCY Facilitators, who, along with Shakta, have taught tens of thousands of yoga teachers, school teachers, therapists, parents and grandparents in the art of children’s yoga. See www.childrensyoga.com for more information.

Start with the Radiant Child Level 1-2 Training to gain the fundamentals of bringing yoga to children. Deepen your skills and understanding with advanced trainings, including the 95-hour and 200-hour Radiant Child & Family Yoga programs.

Your Radiant Child® Yoga Trainer

Lisa Danahy (E-RYT 200, RCFY 200, YACEP) is a Radiant Child Yoga Facilitator, Mentor, and 200-Hour Instructor.  Lisa conducts children’s yoga trainings around the country,  including co-teaching workshops and co-authoring publications with RCY founder Shakta Khalsa.  She has over 20 years of experience as a former school administrator, educator, certified trainer and yoga instructor. Lisa’s work as an educator and trainer is supported by a BA in Psychology as well as specialized training in Kripalu Yoga in Schools, Gentle Yoga, Ashaya Therapeutic Yoga, Prenatal Yoga & Divine Sleep Yoga Nidra. As a published author on yoga and mindfulness for NAEYC, an Approved Trainer for DC OSSE, a Yoga  Alliance Certified Education Provider and member of the International Board of Certified Trainers, Lisa is committed to building strong healthy communities through yoga and mindfulness education.

Click here to see Lisa's Full Schedule of RCY Trainings on the Radiant Child Yoga Website