Training Clients With Musculoskeletal Conditions

Today’s FitPro Session Podcast Episode is all about Training Clients With Musculoskeletal Conditions. We discuss how a specialist fitpro can work with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, and joint replacements.

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • the difference between the four most common musculoskeletal conditions
  • how to reassess overload when working with joint problems
  • and the role of client empathy in managing client progress

Watch S4E8: Training Clients With Musculoskeletal Conditions


0:30 Welcome to Season 4 Episode 8 of the FitPro Sessions Podcast: Training Clients With Musculoskeletal Conditions
01:30 Allan’s Osteoarthritis of the hands
02:30 Joints Act and Muscles React
04:00 How to adapt exercises for osteoarthritis
07:00 Reassessing overload and empathy
12:30 What is osteoarthritis?
18:00 The knock-on effect of a fall-related injury
22:00 Bone mass density and risk factors for osteoporosis
26:00 What is osteoporosis? >> The crunchie and the aero bar
28:30 The bone mass bank account – what are osteoblasts and osteoclasts?
29:30 How is osteoporosis diagnosed (T= -2.5 or more)
32:30 Building relationships with GPs for a holistic approach
37:00 How food impacts Bone Mass Density
42:00 Menopause and Osteoporosis
45:00 What is rheumatoid arthritis?
49:00 Exposing the pains to help the client make a lifestyle change
52:00 Knee and Hip Replacements
55:00 The disappointment of failed joint replacements
1:05:00 What is your big takeaway, Message us … Or Comment Below

Join our Parallel Coaching Inner Circle with other fitness professionals like you

Want to help more clients and become a specialist exercise referral instructor?

Discover How 1000+ Fitpros Have closed the knowledge gap of common clinical conditions and expanded their client base.

Our Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral teaches how to liaise with other health and medical professionals to build a referral network.

As well as the ins and outs of all 14 common clinical conditions so you know how to successfully coach a client to manage existing conditions and prevent the onset of further comorbidities.

“EVERYTHING You Need To Step Up As a Specialist Trainer”

Dedicated to More

Hayley “Training Clients With Musculoskeletal Conditions” Bergman

Parallel Coaching

P.S. You can also find us on the following platforms:
Download all FitPro Session Shownotes: HERE
Listen on Itunes:
Download on Spotify: