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Ariadne Greenberg

Barrington, RI 02806-4750

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Group exercise insurance coverage

2 Answers | Asked by Steven Markowitz on Jun 19, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 19, 2015

I think this page gives you the answer to the question you are asking, but it would make sense to call the company and talk to them before you sign up, just to make sure all your questions are answered.

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What is the best way for a new gym to bring in members fast?

7 Answers | Asked by Suzanne Lowrie on Jun 13, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 13, 2015

I am sure you will get a number of good ideas. I am not sure there is one 'best' idea, because location, size, competition, available mass transit, type of offerings, focus, etc.... there are so many variables. One general thing I would say is that with the people I have seen succeed there are s...

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How would our facility get someone certified to teach land based exercise class?

5 Answers | Asked by John Hovanic on Jun 11, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 12, 2015

When you use the word 'therapist' do you mean 'physical therapist'? And are you looking to hire someone to work for you as a therapist (physical or otherwise) and also to teach the class? Or are you looking to hire someone just to teach twice a week? Or are you looking for a volunteer? You cou...

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FYI: Free Counseling for Obese Rating

6 Answers | Asked by Natalie Smith on Jun 11, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 12, 2015

This is good information. We all have had students/clients who might benefit from such counseling. And while I am always careful of using the word 'obesity' or of cheerfully suggesting to someone they would need this service (trying to build trust, and allowing people to initiate questions of ways...

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I am looking to become a Reiki practitioner and a private Tai Chi instructor

4 Answers | Asked by Eric Eyles on Jun 07, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 08, 2015

You might call the group Associated Bodywork and Massage professionals and ask. I believe they insure some Reiki practitioners. Unlike someone who does personal training and group exercise Reiki and Tai chi are different in the sense that one is hands on or would be classified as body work, and th...

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I do not have a degree but I am certified as a Senior Fitness Instructor

4 Answers | Asked by Tracy Wickham on Jun 05, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 05, 2015

This is from the Silver Sneakers page: To become a SilverSneakers group exercise class instructor, one must: Be at least 18 years of age. Maintain current CPR certification. Hold a two or four year degree in health, exercise science, recreation or physical activity related field or maintai...

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Youth's on weight gainer

6 Answers | Asked by Delmar Carey on Jun 04, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 05, 2015

You ask the question of safety and effectiveness for a particular type of nutritional intervention. There are several questions here: is it effective, is it safe, is it effective and safe for the type of individual with whom I am working, and is it safe and effective for the specific individual ...

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Anybody think the nutrition section in the ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer is full of bunkness?

4 Answers | Asked by Grant Thompson on Jun 01, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on Jun 01, 2015

It might be helpful if you would state precisely which part of this you think is bunk and why. I assume you are referring to chapter 6, but it is a fairly long chapter, and covers quite a bit of ground. Actually I don't see a lot to disagree with: it covers the basics of why nutrition is impo...

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Do any trainers use a post office box, or UPS address for their business?

5 Answers | Asked by Jan Stewart on May 29, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on May 29, 2015

If you already have a following and do not anticipate ever using your web site or social media to get new clients you could probably do that. However, generally I agree with karin.... when people are looking for a trainer they often start with an online search. And even if they are given a rec...

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Where do I go to get continuing education hours to renew my PFIT certification?

2 Answers | Asked by Hailey Volz on May 28, 2015

Answered by Ariadne Greenberg on May 28, 2015

I can see why you are having trouble finding an answer. There is a listing of this organization on the IDEA site. However there are no reviews and the links to a web site do not take you to the web site. The address listed does not include the state, just a city (it is located in Texas). Ther...

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