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Location: Ottawa, Gatineau, Wakefield Canada
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Wellness/Fitness Program for Active Aging (12 weeks)

This is a unique straight forward Wellness/Fitness Program that works with your brain and body to help you make healthy, permanent lifestyle changes.  The program is based on “ The Life-Changing 12-Week Method – THE PROGRAM: The Brain-Smart Approach to the Healthies You” by Kelly Traver, M.D.

Each week we will explore a chapter of the program (30 minutes), proceed with smovey brain, balance, strength, and cardio exercises (45 minutes) and finish with mindful relaxation and stretching (15 minutes).

Topics covered; Personal Wellness Plan, Eating, Moving, Stress, Energy, Heart Disease, Diabetes, Sleep, Happiness, Health, Cancer, Successful Aging, Health Forever. 



Everyone receives:

A copy of the book “The Life-Changing 12-Week Method – THE PROGRAM: The Brain-Smart Approach to the Healthies You” by Kelly Traver, M.D.
Access to a private Facebook group for motivation, tips, exercises and recipes.
Tracking sheets to record your journey and successes.
Weekly 30-minute group session to explore a chapter of the program.
Weekly 60-minute wellness fitness class to put the program into practice.
Welcome to join a weekly Monday Nordic Walk (free)

Homework:  Each week you will be asked to read a chapter of the book, practice some of the strategies, eat a little healthier and move more.


Location: Centre Wakefield La Pêche
Dates: Jan-March 2018
Duration: 12 weeks
Time: Fridays 9:30-11:00
Cost: $155    ($145 for the program and $10 for the material-book/tracking sheets)
Class size limited to 15 people.
All age groups and fitness levels are welcome (do the exercises at your own pace).

Register: Send me a note and we will register you on the  Centre Wakefield La Pêche site. contact irene
 

Instructor:
Irene Richardson
Active Aging Movement Coach ( Canfitpro & CCAA-Western U)
Certified Nordic Walking Master Instructor

Certified Smovey Instructor


WHY IS THE PROGRAM DIFFERENT FROM EVERY OTHER HEALTH, DIET, AND FITNESS METHOD? BECAUSE IT WORKS.

Dr. Kelly Traver understands that the human brain resists change. Only when we learn the secrets of how to get our brain to work for us, not against us, can we make healthy, permanent lifestyle changes. She teaches us what those secrets are and shows us how to use them in this mind-expanding and waistline-shrinking system for getting into shape and staying that way.
By combining cutting-edge discoveries in neuroscience with the latest information in medicine, nutrition, and fitness, Dr. Traver developed The Program and initially tested it on her patients, who ranged in age from 20 to 81. Her results were astounding.
• Among those who were overweight, the average weight loss was 19 pounds.
• Among those who were diabetic, 80 percent achieved a reduction in their blood sugars.
• Among those with high blood pressure, 87 percent returned their blood pressure to normal.
• Some 80 percent of the smokers success-fully kicked the habit.

In the course of twelve short weeks, readers can achieve similar success by following Dr. Traver's simple, straightforward instructions for working with the stubbornly change-resistant brain so that it not only accepts new, healthy lifestyle habits but actually embraces them. Google, Target, and Stanford University have already adopted Dr. Traver's system to achieve better health for their employees. You are in the driver's seat of your health. By personalizing The Program's powerful tools you can learn to change your body and your life, simply by understanding and working with your brain.




Dr. Kelly Traver’s Life-Changing 12-Week Program

As a participant in this 12-week program, you will be expected to contribute as follows:

Participate in the 30 minute Wellness discussion,

Participate in the 60 minute smovey Fitness exercises (smovey for brain, coordination, balance, cardio, strength and stretching).

Read a chapter of the book.
Undertake the weekly exercises and report on your efforts at the class or on the facebook site. 
Playfully and enthusiastically encourage others.


Weekly Discussions are:
Week 1: Everyone receives a copy of the book to review and understand more of the “why” behind the wellness and fitness exercises.
Week 2: We will adapt the principles outlined in Dr. Kelly Traver’s life-changing book, The Program.
Week 3:  Review why Managing Stress Is an Essential Skill for our health.
Week 4: Maximizing Energy Is Every Body’s Business
Week 5: Preventing Heart Disease
Week 6: Diminishing Diabetes
Week 7: The Sleep Cure
Week 8: Happiness and Your Health
Week 9: Addiction and Your Health
Week 10: Cancer Prevention
Week 11: Successful Aging
Week 12: Healthy Forever


Register: Send me a note and we will register you on the  Centre Wakefield La Pêche site. contact irene
 


 Active Aging


Wellness/Fitness Active Aging 12 Week Program

Nordic Walking, Nordixx, smovey, pickleball, VoxxLife with Irene Richardson