A friend and fellow fitness professional recently shared this article on his Facebook page: The Death of Expertise (Federalist, 2014). In addition to citing the autism/vaccine issue (which is only an issue in that the connection myth continues to persist and, as a result, a host
An Operational Definition clarifies exactly what we are talking about in relation to a “thing,” whether it be performing a squat or asking politely for a sombrero. Because we human beings often have different expectations, it is important to distinguish just what we’re talking
Autism Fitness Tutorial Tolerance and Motivation June 2013 from Eric Chessen on Vimeo.
This past week I had the opportunity to provide an Autism Fitness workshop for an enthusiastic group of fitness professionals in NYC. We had a small space in which to work, but given my history of putting together fitness programs in some very tiny areas, this
Dear Trainer at an undisclosed JCC on the North Shore of Long Island, Thank you for taking the the time to introduce my new athlete to machine-based activities, clearly irresponsible protocols, and thoughtless programming. I am certain that your intentions were good, however that means