Citation: Schenk, S. (2016). Yoga for Teens. Twin Lakes, Wisconsin: Lotus Press.

Ages: 13 – 17

Grades: 8 – 12

Description: Yoga for Teens is a great resource for intermediate and high school-aged teens to learn different yoga exercises, meditation techniques, and breathing exercises. Each chapter in the book focuses ways yoga may be used to cope with an emotion that teens may face in their daily lives. The author includes anecdotes from her life during her teenage years to help relate to readers. 

Uses: Yoga for Teens can be used with teenagers in library programs to introduce teens to yoga and meditation concepts and poses. The book can also be included in a book display for teens promoting mental health coping strategies and exercise.  

Review Sources: None found

Tags: yoga, meditation, differently-abled