12 Bardonia Mall
Fun workouts, a nurturing environment and an instructor that understands and respects the individuality of each child make the Workout Place the karate place for kids. Director Arnold van Deuren, in addition to an 8th-degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do, has a Ph.D. in education, and specializes in child and adolescent development. Under his direction and instruction, children learn not only the skills needed to defend themselves, but more importantly, the skills and attitudes needed to succeed in school and in life.
Dr. Arnold van Deuren, PhD
Our director, Dr. Arnold van Deuren,
in addition to an 8th degree black belt in TaeKwonDo
has a Masters Degree in Science Education and
a PhD in Organizational Development.
Dr. van Deuren holds licenses in
school administration and supervision and
has over 40 years of public school and college
level teaching experience.
At the Workout Place, Dr. van Deuren
couples his skill as a martial artist with his
expertise as an educator to create and deliver
a diverse range of martial arts programs that focus on
fitness, self defense, and personal development.
Parents should note that Dr. van Deuren specializes
in child and adolescent development and is available
for private consultation as well as group
and organizational presentations.