Jennifer Cohen Harperlittlefloweryoga.com
Jennifer Cohen Harper
Jennifer Cohen Harper is an educator, author, public speaker, and mother, who works to support children, teens, and families in the development of strong inner resources through the tools of yoga and mindfulness. Her goal is to help kids, and those who care for them, thrive in the world regardless of circumstances, and navigate the many challenges they face with a sense of personal power and self-awareness.
As the founder of Little Flower Yoga Jennifer brings embodied mindfulness programing and education to schools and community organizations nationwide, serving students, families, educators, and mental health providers. She is the author of children’s book Thank You Body, Thank You Heart: A Gratitude and Self-Compassion Practice for Bedtime, as well as Little Flower Yoga for Kids: A Yoga and Mindfulness Program to Help Your Child Improve Attention and Emotional Balance, and the creator of many resources for schools and families, including the popular Empower Tools GoNoodle Video Series and a variety of card decks and activity books.
Jennifer is the immediate past president of, and current advisor to, the nonprofit Yoga Service Council, which works to maximize the effectiveness and sustainability of those committed to sharing practices supporting healing, resilience, self-development, community building and positive social change. In her role at YSC, Jennifer coauthored the What Is Yoga Service white paper that has served an an anchor for the field. She originated the annual Yoga Service Conference at the Omega Institute, and was a developer of the Best Practices in Yoga Service Project, including working as the editor of Best Practices for Yoga in Schools.