Carol Michaels, Personal Trainer

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Carol Michaels

WEST ORANGE, NJ US 07052-6607
(973) 379-4779

About Carol Michaels: I am the founder of the Recovery Fitness® cancer exercise program and an internationally recognized exercise specialist, consultant, author, and presenter. I am a speaker for corporate wellness programs, and am on the board of numerous health organizations. Classes and private sessions are held daily in my studio. I have appeared on health related radio and television programs and published in numerous magazines, blogs, and medical journals. I was recognized as a trainer to watch by ACE and Life Fitness in 2011 and the 2012 PFP trainer of the Year. In 2016, I was named the IDEA Fitness Personal Trainer of the Year. The Cancer Specialist Recovery course in partnership with the National Federation of Professional Trainers can be found on the NFPT website. My book, Exercises for Cancer Survivors, is a fantastic resource for anyone undergoing cancer surgery or treatments. The book and DVDs can be found Contact me at for the schedule or with any questions that you may have.

ACE Certifications: Personal Trainer

Years Certified with ACE: 18 years

Programs & Rates: Contact me

Years in the Industry: 16-20 years

Specialties: Group Fitness
Core Training
Group Strength
Walking Programs
Pilates (Mat Training)
Pilates (Reformer and Other Equipment)
Tai Chi and Qigong
Weight Loss / Weight Management
Personal and Small Group Training
Special Populations and Conditions
Injury Prevention and Post Rehab
Myofascial Release
Older Adult
Orthopedic Conditions
Overweight and Obesity
Wheelchair Fitness
Women's Fitness
Specialized Equipment Training
Kettlebell Training


Personal Trainer Specific Information

Years of Experience: 16-20 years

Preferred Client Type: Older Adult, Special Populations, Healthy Adult, Overweight, Post Rehab

Client Training Locations: Home, Club, Medical Facility, Club and Home

Average Clients Weekly: 21+

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