Teacher Trainings: Health in Education & Early Childhood Education:
Diploma in Yoga Teaching for Adults.
Level 1 - 2. Hatha Yoga Teacher Training Course,200 Hours.
Diploma Awarded Sept. 2011.
With YTTC,Dublin, Ireland. http://www.yogaireland.com
Certificate in Yoga Teaching for Children & Families.
3 Day Training Intensive Course, Dublin,Ireland.
Certificate Awarded November 2011.
With Rainbow Kids Yoga. http://rainbowkidsyoga.net
Certificate in KiDo Kids Yoga TT.
4 Day Training Intensive Course in Yoga for Baby & Me (Parent/Baby up to 12 months), KiDo Cuddle ( Parent/Young Toddler,Age 1 - 2 ) + Yoga for Children Age 3 - 12.
First Certificate Awarded Feburary 2015. 2nd Certificate Awarded October 2015. With KiDo Kids Yoga (KDKY) http://kidokidsyoga.com/
Certificate in Yoga Teaching for Teenagers - Age 12 - 18.
4 Day Training Intensive Course, Mullingar,Ireland.
Certificate Awarded November 2014.
With Yoga Ed. http://yogaed.com/about/ ' Changing Education through the Practice of Yoga '.
Certificate in Special Yoga & Mindfulness for Autism, ADHD & other Learning Challanges. Children, Teenagers, Adults. 3 Day Intensive Course, Dublin, Ireland. Certificate Awarded October 2015. With Special Yoga Foundation, UK. http://specialyoga.org.uk/
Yoga Teacher Training Workshops with The Prison Phoenix Trust UK & Ireland. http://www.theppt.org.uk/
All Above Yoga Training Schools are Registered with Yoga Alliance & The British Wheel of Yoga.
Diploma in Ki Massage Therapy ( Philosophy & Practice ) Awarded October 1997.
City & Guilds Certificate ( Practical Aspects of Massage Therapy ) Awarded December 1997. Both from The Irish Health Culture Association, Dublin, Ireland.
Early Childhood Education:
Age 3 - 6 years.
Diploma in Montessori Teaching.
(In Alignment with FETAC Level 6 ).
One Year,Part Time Course. Diploma Awarded in September 1987.
With London Montessori Centre Teacher Training College, Dublin,Ireland.
Certificate in Start Your Own Children's Day Nursery.
One Year Full Time Training Course. Certificate Awarded in January 1988.
With Training Agency/Company - Somers & Associates. Under the External Training Authority, AnCO, Dublin, Ireland.
Transcript In Montessori Teaching: 38.5 Units Completed.
One Year Refresher Course. Transcript Awarded 2006.
The Victory Montessori Teacher Training Institute. Pasadena,CA.USA.
Steiner Education: workshops in 'Teaching The Steiner Way' at Kildare Steiner School www.kildaresteinerschool.org. (March 2014 ).
First Aid Training:
Childcare First Aid Certificate Awarded July 2013.
Updated Training at Safety Ireland. http://www.safetyireland.com
Expiry Date:July 2015.
Christina is Garda Vetted through Barnardos Ireland. Police Clearance from CA.USA.
1) Irish Special Olympics, Dublin, June 2002.
Worked with Medical Team as Massage Therapist.
2) Children's Foster Home, Romania. July 2002.
Worked as a Team Member in House Gardening/Maintenance plus solo Arts & Crafts activities with the children.
3) Dublin Community Health Board (HSE). March 2002 - May 2003.
Part Time: Visiting New Mother's offering support/advice on Health & Parenting Needs.
See Website Testimonials. Many References available on request both from Ireland & California.