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Florida State Clinic
June 13, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm$30 – $145
Learn, participate and network with colleagues while earning CEUs. Hosted by the state/provincial directors and regional coordinators, this local event brings cutting-edge research and application to your backyard.
Sara Terrell, PhD, CSCS,*D
Event Itinerary – Saturday, June 13
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Check-in and On-site Registration
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
Welcome and Introductions
9:15 AM – 10:10 AM
The Mental Edge: Bring It!
by Kathy Feinstein, MS
This session will engage participants in the development and application of the mental skills proven to enhance performance in sport, career, and life. In addition to didactic instruction, participants will have an opportunity to experience mindfulness-based interventions as well as develop their own peak performance visualization.
10:20 AM – 11:15 AM
Simplifying the Rules to Programming for Special Populations
by Tom Cormier, MS, CSCS,*D, CSPS,*D, NSCA-CPT,* D
Programming for the extensive signs and symptoms of diseases and the various conditioning levels of special population clients can be challenging, especially for a novice trainer. This lecture helps trainers simplify the complexities of their client’s disease by streamlining the overall programming process from initial health appraisal to administration of exercise and beyond.
11:25 AM – 12:20 PM
Post-Activation Potentiation (PAP): What Is It, How to Activate It and How to Use It?
by Lee Brown, EdD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA
Post-activation Potentiation (PAP) is a neuromuscular phenomenon that is characterized as increased strength and power following a conditioning activity. This talk will explore the variables which contribute to PAP as well as how to maximize this phenomenon in training.
12:20 PM – 1:15 PM
1:15 PM – 2:05 PM
Optimizing Outcomes in the Fitness and Performance Training Industry
by Preston Ficquette, CSCS and Chase Kough, NSCA-CPT
Performance training specialists Preston Ficquette and Chase Kough will lead a discussion exploring current trends in the training industry, such as cultivating client-trainer relationships, developing a sustainable business model, and facilitating optimal training outcomes for both general population to elite-level world champions
2:15 PM – 3:25 PM
Developing a Comprehensive Dynamic Movement Prep to Improve Athleticism and Reduce Injuries (hands-on)
by Micah Kurtz, MS, CSCS,*D
This dynamic learning session will explore essential movement preparation fundamentals to improve athleticism, flexibility, lower body strength & power and reaction time; all of which are instrumental to reducing injury risk.
3:35 PM – 4:45 PM
Hand Speed and Conditioning Skills Training (hands-on)
by Bruce Lombard, MEd
Learn the basics of a hand skills program that focuses on the upper body extremities reaction development. The MMAFx program shows a unique training method that will increase an athlete’s hand speed, timing, precision, coordination, non-dominant hand development, peripheral vision, focus, information processing, and conditioning.
4:45 PM – 5:00 PM