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Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali

NEW YORK, NY 10019-3834

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Do you proactively reach out to certain populations who might be resistant to exercise? What do you do?

16 Answers | Asked by Sandy Todd Webster on Apr 27, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

When I approach special populations, I make sure I listen. It is important to meet people where they are in order to find out what works for them. I subtle leave behavioral goals (cognitive goals) so that they have me on the top of their minds if they should decide to begin engaging in physical ac...

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With the new Idea Fitness Connect site, will you keep your personal website that you pay for?

7 Answers | Asked by Beverly Hosford, MA on Jun 16, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

Yes. It can harm you to have more presence over the internet.

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Why AFAA is not register as a validate certification in the fitness connect profile?

10 Answers | Asked by Octavio Pozos Perez on Jul 14, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

According to IDEA, AFAA has chosen not to participate in IDEA FitnessConnect.

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im looking to expand my knowledge in nutrition. Any certifications or even classes that will help greatly in this field?

7 Answers | Asked by Jonathan Amos on Jul 14, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

I've just learned about a organization called ISSN. Here is their link. http://www.sportsnutritionsociety.org/ Hope this helps.

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Why Did You Decide To Pursue A Master's Degree? How Did You Manage Both Going To School And Working?

11 Answers | Asked by Sandy Todd Webster on Apr 27, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

I was hungry to learn more about my industry. I also recognized that education give you a measure of freeness of speech. It also give you access resources that one may not readily be aware of. One of the other reasons I decided to pursue my masters is because of a former English professor at my ju...

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Are you pregnant?

3 Answers | Asked by Amy Boone Thompson on Jun 29, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

No.

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How much should you work out and at what intensity when you are pregnant?

6 Answers | Asked by Laura Myers on Jul 13, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 14, 2011

ACSM guidelines are as follows: The recommended exercise prescription for pregnant women is generally consistent with recommendations for the general adult population. However it is important to monitor and adjust exercise prescriptions according to the woman's symptoms, discomforts, and abiliti...

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What do I do about an elder client that is seeking my friendship when I would prefer to stay at a professional level?

9 Answers | Asked by Jennifer Campbell on Jul 13, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 13, 2011

Hello Jennifer. You have a really tricky situation. Here is what I do. I always take that opportunity to offer a wellness coaching package so that clients like this appreciate that as much as I like them, this is my profession and it is a paid profession. Another idea, is to take the Sil...

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Do you "specialize" or have your own "Niche"?

14 Answers | Asked by Rachel Baker on Jul 11, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 13, 2011

Rachel, I don't think you are "a crazy trainer on the boards irritating everyone with your jack of all trades reference." At least I am not irritated. All I hear is that you are passionate about about your convictions about niche marketing and how it works for you. I am happy for you. I do h...

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Should I go out of my way to get more carbs into my diet?

10 Answers | Asked by Gus Aguirre on Jun 17, 2011

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on Jul 12, 2011

Gus, it is so important to understand why we need carbohydrates in our diet. Rather than tell you how carbs you need to have in your diet, I think it is important for you to know that carbohydrates serves as a fuel source in order for your body to produce a chemical that is critical to stay alive c...

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