Dr.Debra Collins is a licensed psychologist, a licensed and nationally certified school psychologist, and a registered yoga teacher. Debra's collaboration on the S.T.O.P. and Relax© program was inspired by her work with children with autism spectrum disorders.

Yoga for Autism at Learning & the Brain Conference

At the Learning & the Brain Conference, “Educating Mindful Minds,” Dr. Debra Krodman-Collins and Louise Goldberg presented Teaching Self-Calming, Yoga, and Social Engagement to Children with Autism and Special Needs. Below is a summary, followed by a link to  our presentation handout.  Please contact us if you have any questions!…

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School-Wide Integration of Yoga into the Curriculum for Preschoolers with Autism

Recently the Mailman Segal Center at Nova Southeastern University received a grant from Autism Speaks, to implement a proposal to incorporate yoga into the curriculum at the Baudhuin Preschool. Located in Davie, Florida on the main campus of the university, the Baudhuin Preschool is an internationally recognized, model program for…

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