July 26, 2012

Vanderbilt Weight Workshop offers free orientation sessions

The Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness, in conjunction with Vanderbilt’s Health Plus Faculty and Staff Wellness Program, offers a holistic approach to promoting healthy nutrition, motivation, physical activity, empowerment and well-being.

Discounts and partial reimbursements offered to Vanderbilt employees reflect a savings of almost 50 percent off the full price of the workshop and payroll deduction over 12 months is available to Vanderbilt employees.

Our next workshop will be a Tuesday noon program scheduled to start Aug. 14. Free orientation sessions (required for participation in the workshop) will be held at the Dayani Center on July 31 and Aug. 7 at noon.

Our Program Includes:

• Free orientation sessions with no obligation to enroll
• Weekly interactive class sessions
• Individualized workout program with a personal trainer
• Five-month use of the Dayani Center’s exercise facility, walking track and indoor pool
• Access to group exercise classes, such as yoga, tai chi, zumba, body sculpt, dance, pilates, group cycling and water aerobics


Colin Armstrong, Ph.D. – Health Psychologist and Certified Health and Wellness Coach
Angel Bachuss, M.S. – Exercise Physiologist and Personal Trainer
Jennifer Moore, R.D., L.D.N., M.P.H. – Registered Dietitian

Program Fee: $495 for Vanderbilt employees and adult members of their immediate family; $695 for others.

In addition to the $200 discount, full-time Vanderbilt employees who complete the program may qualify for reimbursement of up to $142.50 of their fee, courtesy of Health Plus (bringing the final cost of the program for full-time Vanderbilt employees to $352.50).

Payroll deduction over up to 12 months ($41.25 per month) is available to Vanderbilt Employees.

For more information, please visit www.VanderbiltWeightLoss.com.