Shaweta “Shay” Vasudeva, MA (Pyschology), MS (Kinesiology, Pending), NFPT-CPT, NASM-CPT-CES, THSA-CNT, and Black Belt Karate Instructor is a teaching professional, speaker, author, coach, and cat lover! Her passion is to help people become the best version of themselves by using an interdisciplinary and holistic approach, bringing 10+ years of experience in Psychology, Personal Fitness Training, Corrective Exercise, Nutritional Coaching, Cranial Sacral Work and teaching Karate & Tai Chi classes to her business, ShayTheCoach. Shay teaches classes at Maricopa Community College District as an Adjunct Professor.
Her published works are academic in nature, with four peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles. She has authored and developed course curricula at the college level in Kinesiology and Psychology.
She is currently working on writing and developing Cultural Psychology, a three-credit academic course.
Awards and Recognition
- Personal Fitness Professional Magazine's Fitness Professional of the Month, September 2018, https://fit-pro.com/article-4358-Raising-the-Bar-Shay-Vasudeva.html
- Voyage Phoenix's Most Inspiring Stories March 2018, http://voyagephoenix.com/interview/meet-shaweta-shay-vasudeva-shaythecoach-ahwatukee/
- National Fitness Hall of Fame Spokesperson and Top Fitness Professionals in America, Jan 2018-Present, http://www.nationalfitnessmuseum.com/professionalmembers2019.html