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"When we seek to find the best in others, somehow we bring out the best in ourselves."

BRENDA BAKKE, M.Ed., PT,  C-IAYT. Brenda is an experienced pediatric physical therapist who has successfully integrated yoga methods  into her treatment sessions since 1999.  She has trained with Sonia Sumar, founder of Yoga for the Special Child (YSC), and has completed the Basic Certification, Advanced Level 1,2,3 in YSC. Brenda is a Certified Yoga Therapist through the IAYT and a Certified Accessible Yoga Teacher.  She is contributing author of the book “Healing Practices to Help Kids Grow up Easier”.  Brenda has her Master’s degree in education, is NDT certified, & has extensive training  in Sensory Integration. She enjoys teaching Yoga/PT workshops around the country and especially helping to bring yoga into educational and healthcare settings. Brenda currently works in a school district and private practice, Bakke Physical and Yoga Therapy. 

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