Go to content
UR Home

Yoga training in junior primary school-aged children has an impact on physical self-perceptions and problem-related behavior

URN to cite this document:
DOI to cite this document:
Richter, Stefanie ; Tietjens, Maike ; Ziereis, Susanne ; Querfurth, Sydney ; Jansen, Petra
Date of publication of this fulltext: 11 Feb 2016 13:48


The present pilot study investigated the effects of yoga training, as compared to physical skill training, on motor and executive function, physical self-concept, and anxiety related Wbehavior in junior primary school-aged children. Twenty-four participants with a mean age of 8.4 (+/- 1.4) years completed either yoga or physical skill training twice a week for 6 weeks outside of regular school ...


Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de
0941 943 -4239 or -69394

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de
0941 943 -3904

Research data: datahub@ur.de
0941 943 -5707

Contact persons