An introduction and overview for fitness professionals interested in helping restore quality of life to people in cancer treatment and beyond, with a special focus on breast cancer.
- Describe how individuals with cancer can benefit from working with a fitness professional.
- Recognize how the side effects from cancer treatment impact an individual’s quality of life.
- Illustrate proven assessment methods to determine if an individual with cancer is ready to undertake an increase in physical activity.
- Identify basic program guidelines for working with individuals with cancer in the gym.