Mac Dodds

Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

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Do you train clients of the opposite sex in their homes? Why or Why not?

13 Answers | Asked by Lisa Lorraine Taylor on Jul 07, 2011

Answered by Mac Dodds on May 23, 2013

If you don't feel comfortable initially, maybe do a consult on neutral turf. If it seems like a good fit go for it.

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Working with overweight + depressed clients.

12 Answers | Asked by Bryant Seton on Jun 18, 2012

Answered by Mac Dodds on May 14, 2013

I think that this situation is a good opportunity to refer to an emotional therapist, meanwhile be okay with just doing some exercises without super high expectations. I mean, exercise just becomes the habit that is positive without expecting major weight loss. Just a thought. Those tough clients al...

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I have an overweight female client who is not coordinated at all (!) and just starting out. Suggestions?

12 Answers | Asked by Alissa Parker on Oct 18, 2012

Answered by Mac Dodds on May 14, 2013

Start with the easiest coordination exercises and progress to the more challenging ones. With some early success, she might be able to progress faster.

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I have a new 47 year old male client with knee trouble. Suggestions for strength training?

9 Answers | Asked by Jessica Benoit on May 14, 2013

Answered by Mac Dodds on May 14, 2013

I would explore isometric exercises like wall sit's from different knee angles. Maybe there are some pain free angles that he can hold, then sit onto a box when he's tired. You could also do curls or some other exercises from that position as well. Good luck.

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Where can I find these new "toe running shoes"?

10 Answers | Asked by Angela Cordoni on Jun 03, 2011

Answered by Mac Dodds on Apr 30, 2013

I love them and only run in them now. I buy them directly from VIBRAM.

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Side aches from running

11 Answers | Asked by Kim Bloom on Apr 30, 2013

Answered by Mac Dodds on Apr 30, 2013

You might try watching her run, and see if you notice anything that looks out of the ordinary that might be causing it.

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Is anyone in the Columbus, Georgia region interested in studying to become an ACE - certified Personal Trainer ?

4 Answers | Asked by Eddie Rhodes on Jun 28, 2011

Answered by Mac Dodds on Apr 30, 2013

Not from that area but good luck.

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how do i get my fitness programe ACE certified

2 Answers | Asked by rashida hobbs on May 30, 2012

Answered by Mac Dodds on Apr 30, 2013

Thanks for the link

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We have created our own Fitness Certification. Does anyone know how to get recognized?

7 Answers | Asked by Charles Tyson on Jul 01, 2011

Answered by Mac Dodds on Apr 30, 2013

Did you get it certified?

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I have started an online Gym where the trainer can teach live(no recording or video) using video conference technology.

7 Answers | Asked by Nitie Mehta on Mar 02, 2012

Answered by Mac Dodds on Apr 30, 2013

I need to know what your program is about before I can comment.

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