Special Needs Karate

At Dragon Fire Karate, we believe that every person deserves to have the chance to learn how to defend herself/himself, regardless of her/his physical or mental limitations.  We open our door to anyone who has the desire to learn, and we will design a program that fits each student’s abilities.  Please contact Sensei Joe Roque to hear about our programs for students with special needs  CONTACT US.

Karate helps build confidence in all people and it increases the self esteem.  People with special needs benefit from karate lessons for these reasons and many more.  The execises and drills are designed to build muscle strength, balanace and coordination.  These exercises and drill are similar to those performed by other students, just tailored to their meet their needs.

Click on the links below to learn more about the benefits of Karate to people with special needs:

Article – Special Needs and Karate