Fitness Professional

Wendy Wilkerson, M.Ed., MFP-C

Owner/Exercise Physiologist, Empowerment! Wellness

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462



I started my journey interning in cardiac rehabilitation department at a hospital in San Diego, CA. It is here where I fell in love with this field, working with people that just had a heart attack, or CABG surgery and being able to see the progression to a healthier way of life. Not o ... show more.



10-15 Years

Payment Methods

  • Cash
  • Credit/debit Cards
  • Personal Check
  • I am interested in working with people who have the following conditions:

    I am certified in: Heart Disease • Parkinson's
    I am familiar with: Alzheimer's Disease • Arthritis • Cancer - General • Diabetes • Fibromyalgia • Multiple Sclerosis • Osteoporosis • Respiratory Disease • Stroke • Obesity • Post-Surgical


    Old Dominion University -- Exercise Science

    Old Dominion University -- Exercise Science

    Industry Certifications

    Rock Steady Boxing -- Rock Steady Boxing Coach

    Parkinsons Wellness Recovery -- PWR Certified Instructor

    Continuing Education and Coursework

    MedFit Education Foundation -- MS Fitness Specialist
    Urban Poling, Inc. -- Activator Course for Rehab Professionals

    Medical Fitness Tour

    PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP | Stroke Recovery And Exercise
    MSers Move Toward Better Quality Of Life
    Meditation: Outcomes For Fitness & Health
    Healthcare Through Fitness: You are the Solution
    Overcoming Weight Loss Resistance: Botanical Strategies for Gut Health and Detoxification
    Let’s Face It Together™: Facial Exercise And Rehabilitation
    Running & Foot Myths Vs. The Science Of Running Better & Injury Free
    Working With Clients/Patients With Diabetes Or Prediabetes

    Additional Certifications

    CPR/AED -- American Heart Association

    Techniques and Specialities

    Fitness Activities and Specialty Areas

    • Group Exercise
    • Senior Fitness
    • Wellness/Preventive