Service, Patrick Vita

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EXPERIENCE

Organizing Member

YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
January 2009 – Present
Location: Durham, North Carolina

In this role Patrick serves as the Key Contact for organizations such as Military, Law Enforcement, and Schools that are interested in our PEAMS® for the purpose of improving their participants’ pushup training and pushup assessment process. Patrick also works closely with fitness facilities to provide support on how the PEAMS® can be better used to improve their customers overall exercise experience.

Certified Personal Trainer

UNC Health Care  | UNC Wellness Centers – NW Cary
June 2013 – Present
Location: Cary, North Carolina | Website

In this role Patrick is responsible for assessing the fitness of and developing/implementing individualized fitness programs for individual members and guests, while providing outstanding customer service. Leading education for groups, providing small group personal training, collaborating with other departments on programs and developing new programming for the Wellness Center.

Patrick’s contribution to the UNC Wellness Centers have included the following:

Lecture
Everything you need to know about exercise to get started

Group Classes
Learn How to Exercise Correctly and Get Results
7-Minute GRIND
Partner Fitness
Target Heart Rate and Core Training

Workshop
Developing the Habit of Exercise: A S.M.A.R.T Approach

Award: Patrick was Employee of the Quarter Summer 2015

Evening Education Program Director

NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES  | THE WHITAKER SCHOOL
April 1999 – Jun 2008 | 9 years 3 months
Location: Butner, North Carolina

In this role Patrick was responsible for developing an innovative evening education program curricula for adolescents in the areas of leisure education, recreation, life skills, social skills, independent living skills and healthful living (health & physical education). He also conducted lessons to adolescents in the area of health and physical education according to North Carolina Standard Course of Study guidelines. To further promote fitness, Patrick researched effective methods of conducting physical fitness training for adolescents and developed a fitness training curriculum that focused on improving muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility, cardio-respiratory endurance and body composition. This role also allowed for him the opportunity to supervise one Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and two Rehabilitation Therapist Staff members who helped to facilitate the evening educational program curriculum. Patrick also participated in interdisciplinary treatment and administrative team meetings.

Licensed Evening Education Teacher/Counselor

NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES  | THE WHITAKER SCHOOL
September 1997 – Apr 1999 | 1 year 8 months
Location: Butner, North Carolina

In this role Patrick developed a classroom mission statement for his students that significantly helped with classroom behavior management. He also conducted lesson plans and taught special interest groups, Healthful Living and Consumer Economics classes. Patrick also participated in educational and interdisciplinary treatment meetings.

Award: American Re Education Teacher Counselor of the Year 1997

Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES  | THE WHITAKER SCHOOL
June 1997 – Sep 1997 | 4 months
Location: Butner, North Carolina

In this role Patrick assessed leisure and psycho-social functioning of clients with behavior and emotional disabilities, facilitated goal directed treatment groups, perform the necessary documentation and participated in interdisciplinary treatment team meetings focused on our clients’ treatment plan.

Rehabilitation Therapist

NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES  | THE WHITAKER SCHOOL
January 1997 – Jun 1997 | 6 months
Location: Butner, North Carolina

In this role Patrick facilitated goal directed treatment and special therapeutic groups for clients with behavior and emotional disabilities, performed documentations of their progress, and participated in interdisciplinary treatment meetings.

EDUCATION

North Carolina State University

Add-on Licensure: Special Education BED
December 1999
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina | Website

Attended North Carolina State University for the purpose of taking the necessary graduate level courses, earning the required credit hours and successfully passing the North Carolina Behavioral and Emotional Disabilities licensure exam

Indiana University – Bloomington

Masters Degree: Therapeutic Recreation
December 1996
Location: Bloomington, Indiana | Website

Coming Soon

Award: Equal Opportunity Fellowship, Summer 1996

PUBLICATION:
Service, P. W. (1996). The use of choice for individuals who have severe disabilities. Illuminare, 4, (1), 48-56.

Virginia State University

Bachelor’s degree: Health and Physical Education K-12
May 1995
Location: Petersburg, Virginia | Website

Activities: Delta Psi Kappa Honorary Major Fraternity, 1992, Beta Gamma Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated1992-1995, Vice President of Student Government Association 1992-1994, Internship with the Honorable Lawrence Douglas Wilder, Governor of Virginia’s Policy office 1993, Kappa Delta Pi International Honorary Society in Education, 1994

Awards: VSU Student of Excellence School of Liberal Arts 1995, Health and Physical Education Academic Achievement Award, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, Honor’s College, 1990-91, 1991-92, Deans List, 1990-91, 1991-92, 1993-1994, 1994-1995, Who’s Who among American Universities and College Students, 1994, National Student Government Association Award, 1994, Health and Physical Education Chairperson’s Award, 1995,

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Patents

3 United States Patents
5 International Patents

UNITED STATES PATENTS
7,819,777 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
D632,119 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
D657602 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC

INTERNATIONAL PATENTS
ZL 201080022334.9 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
ZL 201130457524.0 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
I404555 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
D144074 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
1,169,816 Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC

Trademarks

3 Registered Trademarks

YOUTRAINFITNESS®  Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
YOOTRAIN® Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
PEAMS® Assignee: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
PEAMS CHALLENGE™ Published for Opposition: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC
PEAMS CHALLENGE™ Published for Opposition: YOUTRAINFITNESS, LLC

CERTIFICATIONS/SKILLS

Exercise

3 American College of Sports Medicine – EP-C, CPT, CET,
2 National Academy of Sports Medicine – CES, PES

American College of Sports Medicine – Certified Exercise Physiologist
American College of Sports Medicine – Certified Personal Trainer
American College of Sports Medicine/American Cancer Society – Certified Cancer Exercise Trainer
National Academy of Sports Medicine – Corrective Exercise Specialist
National Academy of Sports Medicine – Performance Enhancement Specialist

Product Development

2 Pushup Training and Assessment Mat System

PEAMS® Program Design
PEAMS® Assessment Administration

American Heart Association

CPR
AED

LONGLIFE LEARNING

Books (a collection of interests and recommendations by others)

Current Book: Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Next Book: Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou

Last books of 2019
Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being by Martin E. P. Seligman
Sapiens:
A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
Originals:
How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant
Give and Take:
Why Helping Others Drives Our Success by Adam Grant
Never Split the Difference
: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It by Chris Voss with Tahl Raz
7 Secrets of Persuasion
: Leading-Edge Neuromarketing Techniques to Influence by James Crimmins
The Laws of Human Nature
by Robert Greene
Leaders Eat Last
: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t by Simon Sinek
Black Faces in White Places:
10 Game-Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness by Randal D. Pinkett, et. al
The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy
Hustle: The Power to Charge Your Life with Money, Meaning, and Momentum by Jonas Koffler et. al
Leading at a Higher Level: Blanchard on Leadership and Creating High Performing Organizations (3rd Edition) – Ken Blanchard
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life – Mark Manson
What Got You Here Won’t Get You There
: How Successful People Become Even More Successful – Marshall Goldsmith (Re-Visit)
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People:
Powerful Lessons in Personal Change – Stephen R. Covey (Re-Visit) 25th Anniversary
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future – Peter Thiel and Blake Masters
The 5 Second Rule: Transform your Life, Work, and Confidence with Everyday Courage – Mel Robbins
Between the World and Me – Ta-Nehisi Coates

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Previous Books of 2018 (that I can remember)

The Art of Communication: Your Competitive Edge – Jim Stovall and Raymond H. Hull
Becoming
– Michelle Obama
Essentialism
: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less – Greg McKeown
Willpower
: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength – Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney
Start with Why
: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action – Simon Sinek
Extreme Ownership
: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win – Joko Willink and Leif Babin
The 5 Love Languages
: The Secret to Love that Lasts – Gary Chapman
Predictably Irrational
: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions – Dan Ariely
Hit Refresh:
The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft’s Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone Satya Nadella et. al
Measure What Matters
– John Doerr
Training Your Brain To Adopt Healthful Habits
: Mastering the Five Brain Challenges (2nd Edition) Jodie A. Trafton et. al
The Willpower Instinct
: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It by Kelly McGonigal
Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products by Nir Eyal
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
The Book of Mistakes: 9 Secrets to Creating a Successful Future by Skip Prichard
Crushing It!: How Great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence-and How You Can, Too by Gary Vaynerchuk
Crush It!: Why NOW Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion by Gary Vaynerchuk
Rise and Grind: Outperform, Outwork, and Outhustle Your Way to a More Successful and Rewarding Life by Daymond John with Daniel Paisner
The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage by Daymond John with Daniel Paisner
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander and Cornel West
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row by Anthony Ray Hinton with Lara Love Hardin
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Code of Trust: An American Counterintelligence Expert’s Five Rules to Lead and Succeed by Robin Dreeke
The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results by Gary Keller with Jay Papasan
How Women Rise
: Break the 12 Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion, or Job by Sally Helgesen and Marshall Goldsmith
Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler
Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else by Geoff Colvin
Eat That Frog! : 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time by Brian Tracy
The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason

Meetings, Conferences, Exhibiting Events and Trade Shows

2019:

Plant-based Prevention Of Disease
ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE MAY 18-20, 2019 RALEIGH, NC – Attending
Durham Public Library – South Regional Branch January 5, 2019 – Developing the Habit of Exercise – A S.M.A.R.T Approach – Presenter

2018

UNC Wellness Centers NW Cary – December 1, 2018 – Developing the Habit of Exercise – A S.M.A.R.T Approach – Presenter
Athletic Business Show November 8-9, 2018 New Orleans, LA | Booth 1545Exhibitor
UNC Wellness Centers NW Cary – November 3, 2018 – Developing the Habit of Exercise – A S.M.A.R.T Approach – Presenter
Institute for Brain Potential –  September 28, 2018 – How People Change Their Minds to Adopt Healthful Habits – Attendee
Plant-based Prevention Of Disease ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE MAY 19-21, 2018 RALEIGH, NC – Attendee
ACSM International Health and Fitness Summit
April 5-8 2018, Arlington VA | Booth 100. – Exhibitor

Webinars

Attended:
Nutrient Timing
Lift Weight to Lose Weight
Balance and Fall Prevention
The Ankle: The Biomechanical Marvel
Remedial Exercise Restoring Function to the Deconditioned
Standing Tall Exercise and the Aging Spine
The Defiant Senior Exercise to Manage Chronic Disease
The Defiant Senior Exercise to Manage Chronic Disease
Core Training Working Hard or Hardly Working
The Bionic Elder – Exercising with New Hips or Knees
Functional Forever – Exercise for Independent Living
Weight Management Secrets & Lies
Age-appropriate Strength Training
Strength and Conditioning for Seniors
The Shoulder New School Training Techniques
Integrated Postural Training

Good Knee – Bad Knee
Understanding Shoulder Dysfunction
When Good Knees Go Bad
The Knee – Top Trends in Training
Exercise to Improve Neck & Back Function
Cheap Tricks for Trainers
Secrets of Strength & Conditioning
High Intensity Interval Training
Developing Willpower and Self Control to Change Behaviors
Train of Thought

Projects

Current: (Website content enhancement) [ongoing]

Future:
(Social media marketing and promotion)

Previous
:
Successfully filed marks for Peams Challenge

Contact Patrick for Product Inquires

Voice: 919.NC.R.U.FIT (627-8348)
Email: info@youtrainfitness.com

Last Updated 04.20.2019