Today I speak with Dr. Jen Fraboni, PT, DPT, and Dr. Dom Fraboni, DPT, CSCS. Together, they co-host The Optimal Body Podcast. They also go into life as a new parent.
Dr. Jen is an internationally-renown physical therapist who specializes in helping people overcome chronic pain and maximize physical performance. As the founder of the new platform and app, “Jen.Health,” she brings a unique, whole body approach to strength, mobility and pain-free living.
Dr. Dom is an active advocate for the advance of national healthcare quality and access to care in the USA. He was an avid coach, unified partner, and volunteer coordinator for Special Olympics, assisting in coordinating events nationally for NCAA and APTA. Domenic believes that true human healing happens through empowering individuals to independence in their journey.
We talk about:
-authenticity on social media
-being a new parent
-changing birth plans
-realities of postpartum
-finding yourself postpartum
-experiencing postpartum as a physical therapist
-doing what you can with what you have
-actionable and easy workouts
4:45 being open on social media
8:11 expectations of early postpartum
14:20 returning to exercise after baby
17:01 changing standards of practice
24:52 gaps in the available information
29:45 challenges getting in workouts with a newborn
36:30 planning ahead for workouts
40:19 rapid fire questions
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Physical therapy in your back pocket with 11 plans, 3 courses and endless quick tips.
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!
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