Rebecca (Becky) Robel

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Becky Robel is the founder, instructor and trainer at Tai Chi Iowa, a wellness screener and Tai Chi instructor at UnityPoint Health, and a Senior Fitness Specialist (SFS), Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) and Certified Group Fitness Instructor (CGFI) through NASM and AFAA. With more than 15 years of experience in the health and wellness industry, she is also certified and insured to lead evidence-based fitness programs designed to empower people with Parkinson’s disease and other chronic conditions. Additionally, she serves on the Iowa Falls Prevention Coalition Board and teaches at MercyOne Health & Fitness Center, Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Broadlawns Medical Center.
Accomplishments:
1.) Iowa Falls Prevention Coalition Board: Pre & Post Balance Test Results from Tai Chi for Fall Prevention class at UnityPoint, submitted to Washington/received Iowa Grant in 2017; results presentation at 2018 Iowa Gerontology Conference in Des Moines.

2.) American Parkinson’s Disease Association, Iowa Chapter (2017-2018): Started a pilot ballroom dance class at DMU that allowed doctoral students to partner with people with Parkinson’s disease.

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About Me

Degrees

  • BS, Communications - Emphasis on Public Relations, Missouri State University

Certifications / Trainings

AFAA - Group Fitness Instructor (GFI) Certification
Verified
Expires: Dec 04, 2021
AFAA - Personal Fitness Trainer Certification
Verified
Expires: Jun 11, 2021
Beachbody - Turbo Kick
Verified
Beachbody - PIYO
Verified
NASM - Senior Fitness Specialist (SFS)
Verified
Booty Barre® - The Booty Barre® Primary Instructor Training Course
Pending Verification
SilverSneakers - SilverSneakers® BOOM™ MOVE
Pending Verification
SilverSneakers - SilverSneakers® BOOM™ MUSCLE
Pending Verification
SilverSneakers - SilverSneakers® BOOM™ MIND
Pending Verification
SilverSneakers - SIlverSneakers EnerChi
Pending Verification
SilverSneakers - Fall Prevention Education Series
Pending Verification
TCHI - Certified Tai Chi for Diabetes Instructor
Pending Verification
TCHI - Certified Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor
Pending Verification
TCHI - Certified Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Instructor
Pending Verification
TRX - TRX Suspension Training Course
Pending Verification
YMCA - Foundations of Strength and Conditioning
Pending Verification
YMCA - Foundations of Group Exercise
Pending Verification
Zumba® - Zumba® Gold
Not Verified
Zumba® - Zumba® Step
Not Verified
Zumba® - Zumba® Toning
Not Verified
Zumba® - Zumba® Basic 1
Not Verified
Zumba® - Zumba® In The Circuit
Not Verified
Zumba® - Zumba® Gold-Toning
Not Verified
Zumba® - ZUMBA® PRO SKILLS
Not Verified
Zumba® - Aqua Zumba
Not Verified
OHIOHEALTH Delay The Disease - Delay the Disease Parkinson's Fitness Program Certified Instructor
Agency Unavailable
Expires: Jul 18, 2021

CPR Certified

American Heart Association
Expires: Aug 08, 2021

AED Certified

American Heart Association
Expires: Aug 08, 2021

Rebecca (Becky)'s Locations

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center

12493 University Ave
Clive, IA 50325

Tai Chi Iowa

Within 25.00 miles of 50266 (Mobile Training Radius)

Additional Information

Rate

$0.00 / hr

Payment Methods

Years Experience

16-20

Awards & Accomplishments

  • 2016 Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention class at Unitypoint Health balance test results received grant in 2017. Results presentation at the IA Gerontology conference.
  • 2016 Started pilot ballroom dance class at DMU for doctoral students to partner with people with parkinson's disease.

Languages Spoken

Gender

Female

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