Today I am speaking with Meredyth El-Amine, a former behavior analyst, she is now the owner of South Arlington Fitness and Nutrition. She shares her experience about what she sees with moms returning to CrossFit after having a baby and they problems they may face. With her background in nutrition and fitness, Meredyth shares her top tips for postpartum professionals for how they can best help moms safely return to exercise postpartum.
With her background in movement and yoga, she has a unique perspective on the postpartum mindset. You don’t want to miss this interview!
We talk about:
-returning to CrossFit after having a baby
-adjustments to make when completing WODs
-commons is not always normal
-the athlete mindset and pushing to hard too fast
-fear in postpartum athletics
-staying within your scope of practice
-motivational interviewing to encourage collaboration
-taking ownership of your journey
1:00 biggest problems with coaches and CrossFit postpartum
4:14 common mistakes moms make
6:28 having conversations pre-baby
7:20 top 3 tips for postpartum professionals
11:00 holistic coaching
13:28 looking for resonate voices
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The Active Mom Postpartum Podcast is A Real Moms’ Guide to Postpartum for active moms & the postpartum professionals who help them in their journey.
This show has been a long time in the making!
You can expect conversation with moms and postpartum professionals from all aspects of the industry.
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