Learning Interests
Learning Interests
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Time Zone
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Location
Location
USA
Learner on LiL
8 Completed Sessions
Last Session:
Thu Mar 25 2021 at 06:30 pm EDT
Last Log-in:
Mon Mar 15 2021 at 02:36 pm EDT
On Learn It Live Since:
Tuesday Mar 29, 2016
Group Classes (3)
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Michelle Sugiyama
Cooking
Recorded: Mar 25, 2021 at 06:30 pm EDT
Roast turkey is a great low-fat protein but you don't have to wait for Thanksgiving to enjoy it. Discover how to make a "always moist turkey breast" and pair it with bright, tender-crisp asparagus and garlic cauliflower mashed potatoes. You'll also love these nutritious and yummy sides that won't spike your blood sugar. Even the kids will love it!
Kate Dusek
Fitness
Recorded: Feb 16, 2021 at 01:30 pm EDT
Join us for a session of Chair Yoga. Yoga has been shown to improve overall health when practiced regularly. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be done sitting on a chair or standing on the ground while using the chair for support. It is beneficial for people with limited mobility and for those who want to practice yoga at their workplace.
Diane Strand
Fitness
Recorded: Jul 28, 2020 at 09:00 am EDT
Level: All Levels This class is a muscle building and conditioning class focusing on high repetitions and light weight. Exercises will utilize a mixture of dumbbells, resistance bands, and body weight to sculpt and define arms, back, legs and glutes. Classes will also contain an intensive abdominal/core component.
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Diane is a guest presenter specializing in group exercise instruction. She has been certified by the ACE organization since 1989, and has an exceptional background which has equipped her to teach a wide variety of formats over the past 30 years. She is a master instructor who has provided classes for a number of popular fitness facilities and for private groups. She enjoys teaching classes such as Cardio Kickboxing, TCX, Barbell Strength, Step, Strike, Kettlebells, Kombine, Zumba and Ringside, to name a few. Diane�s classes are extremely popular as they are known for being fun, engaging and easy-to-follow. She enjoys delivering her classes in a manner that anyone, from beginner to intermediate, can attend together. She takes great joy in helping participants achieve their fitness goals in a manner that is enjoyable and rewarding.
Kate is trained through the Wellcoaches program and is a nationally board certified health and wellness coach and a certified yoga instructor. Kate has been working in Integrative Health since 1998 when she worked at the Mind/Body Medical Institute in Boston, Massachusetts. Kate also completed programs for holistic cancer coaching and yoga and cancer. As part of respective research studies funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health, Kate trained hypertensive research subjects in the areas of Mindfulness and the Relaxation Response. Kate has a background in education and yoga, which she has found especially useful in dispersing health and wellness information. Kate brings to her clients a non-judgmental and authentic listening style and a belief that all have the ability to reach their wellness goals. Her specialties include personal growth, finding balance, healthy eating, and stress reduction.
Michelle Sugiyama engages, inspires and empowers people to put themselves and their health first. While she is the Founder of Mindful Eating, a National Board Certified and Master Certified Health Coach, International Speaker and Nutritional Chef, Michelle did not begin her career in wellness. She received a M.S. in Chemistry and then quit corporate America after ten years. She graduated from Le Cordon Bleu and founded a personal chef company so families could eat healthy food around their own dinner table. She went back to corporate America as the highlight of numerous employee wellness programs with captivating seminars and culinary demonstrations. Due to Michelle’s passion for lifelong service, she recently became a #1 Bestselling International Author in “Break Free to Stand in Your Power.” For over 16 years, Michelle has enhanced the wellness of busy women, families and employees at mid-sized to Fortune 100 companies by bridging the gap between knowing you should be healthy and actually doing it. While science-based, with a focus on the microbiome, she gives simple, effective and practical tools so you can truly enjoy the golden half of life. Michelle’s inspirations are her 9-year-old adopted daughter and 101-year-old grandmother; whose mantra was Health is #1.