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Virtual Yoga Classes

Foothills Creative Beginnings is pleased to offer a live, online yoga class! This is an opportunity for your child to participate in an ongoing, weekly, virtual mindfulness and movement session from the comfort of your home. There are no additional fees for this class, as it will be part of the programming offered to your learner by Foothills Creative Beginnings through their educational funding. This yoga class has been created to provide additional therapeutic services for your child and to support them in achieving their IPP goals as established by your child’s multidisciplinary team. Benefits and learning objectives of this mindfulness and yoga program include:

  • Communication & listening skills- social skills development.
  • Coordination & balance- physical literacy.
  • Creativity & independence.
  • Emotional awareness and growth mindset practices- self-regulation.
  • Making & meeting friends- developing friendships online over a safe, secure platform.

Yoga will be offered Tuesdays at 4:30-5:00p or Wednesdays at 4:30-5:00p. This class is being taught by a certified yoga instructor who is also a certificated teacher. Instruction will be delivered over a secure Zoom link.

Parents are encouraged to participate with their child, and siblings are welcome too! Please dress in comfortable clothing that allows movement. Use of a yoga mat is recommended, but not required.  A blanket on the floor would also work.

Class attendance is capped. Please go to FCB’s website, creativebeginnings.ca to register and secure your FCB learner’s spot.  You do not need to register yourself or additional siblings &/or family members.

Yoga Registration FORM

  • Foothills Creative Beginnings LIVE Yoga classes will be administered by Zoom Professional. Zoom Professional is a paid service through zoom.us that provides the administrator (meeting host) advanced meeting controls to enable encryption. Encryption provides an extra level of security within the meeting. Each meeting will be password protected and each user will be placed in a waiting room to be accepted into the meeting by the host. Each family has the right to choose if they would like to have their video camera on or off, or their microphone on or off during the meeting. Sessions will not be recorded or stored in any way through the meeting host or through zoom.us. Below is a summary of Zoom's privacy statement. To see the full privacy statement please visit: https://zoom.us/privacy

Summary of Zoom Privacy Statement:

  • Zoom only stores basic information under your account profile information: e-mail address, user password, first & last name
  • Zoom does not sell your personal data
  • Meetings are not monitored or stored when meetings are complete. If the hosts decide to record the meeting every user entering the meeting room is notified. Music therapy sessions will not be recorded.
  • Zoom only collects user data that is required for zoom services.
  • This includes technical and operational support and service improvement. For example, we collect information such as a user’s IP address and iOS device details to deliver the best possible Zoom experience regardless of how and from where you join.
  • Zoom does not sell customer content to anyone or use it for any advertising purposes.

Risks of using electronic communication

While the Service Provider will use reasonable means to protect the security and confidentiality of information sent and received using electronic communications, because of the risks outlined below, the Service Provider cannot guarantee the security and confidentiality of electronic communications:

The use of electronic communications to discuss sensitive information can increase the risk of such information being disclosed to third parties.

Despite reasonable efforts to protect the privacy and security of electronic communication, it is not possible to completely secure the information.

Employers and online services may have a legal right to inspect and keep electronic communications that pass through their system.

Electronic communications can introduce malware into a computer system, and potentially damage or disrupt the computer, networks, and security settings.

Electronic communications are subject to disruptions beyond the control of the Service Provider that may prevent the Service Provider from being able to provide services

Electronic communications can be forwarded, intercepted, circulated, stored, or even changed without the knowledge or permission of the Service Provider or the patient.

Even after the sender and recipient have deleted copies of electronic communications, back-up copies may exist on a computer system.

Electronic communications may be disclosed in accordance with a duty to report or a court order.

Videoconferencing using no cost, publicly available services may be more open to interception than other forms of videoconferencing.

There may be limitations in the services that can be provided through electronic communications, dependent on the means of electronic communications being utilized

Email, text messages, and instant messages can more easily be misdirected, resulting in an increased risk of being received by unintended and unknown recipients.

Email, text messages and instant messages can be easier to falsify than handwritten or signed hard copies. It is not feasible to verify the true identity of the sender or to ensure that only the recipient can read the message once it has been sent.

I acknowledge the risk that zoom.us Zoom Professional is not PIPEDA compliant but no documents will be stored through this service provider and all sessions will be password protected, all participants will be accepted by admin into the meeting through a waiting room and each video conference meeting will be encrypted.

I acknowledge that I have read and fully understand the risks, limitations, conditions of use, and instructions for the use of the selected electronic communications as described above. I understand and accept the risks outlined above to this consent form, associated with the use of electronic communications with the Service Provider. I consent to the conditions and will follow the instructions outlined above, as well as any other conditions that the Service Provider may impose regarding electronic communications with student families participating in LIVE Online Music Therapy sessions. I acknowledge and agree to communicate with the Service Provider or the Service Provider’s staff using these electronic communications with a full understanding of the risks in doing so. I confirm that any questions that I may have regarding the provision of healthcare services through electronic communications can will be answered by the Service Provider. I understand that I can withdraw my consent at any time through written notice.