Adaptive & Inclusive Fitness Training Helping people with mental and physical challenges, including Down syndrome, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Rare Genetic Conditions, and many more conditions.

  • In-Home & On-Site Private Training
  • Local Group Classes
  • Adaptive Certification Courses
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Adaptive Fitness Special Needs Trainer

Brandon Neal Walking Video

After training with Special Strong, Brandon Neal walks for the first time in eight years!

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CBSE Training Model

Our Special Strong adaptive special needs personal trainers have used our scientific CBSE training model to train over 1,500 children, adolescents, and adults with mental and physical challenges.

Who We Are

By the age of 21, Daniel had been diagnosed with a learning disability, mood disorder, and autoimmune disease.  In 2011, Daniel Stein felt called to help others who had mental or physical challenges. With certifications through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), the National Federation of Personal Trainers (NFPT), and becoming a Certified Inclusive Fitness Trainer, Daniel specializes in adaptive fitness for children, adolescents, and adults. In 2016, Daniel and his wife, Trinity, started Special Strong.

Special Strong's faith-based values drive everything that they do with their clients. Since the launch of Special Strong, their team has been able to improve the lives of thousands of clients affected by autism, Aspergers, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injuries, stroke victims, obesity, and much more! It is their desire to expand Special Strong into new markets with the desire to affect positive change in as many lives as possible.

What We Do

Special Strong provides personal training, group fitness socialization classes, and nutrition services for individuals with mental or physical challenges. We also are known around the world for our adaptive special needs fitness certification


Private Training


Certification Courses


Group Classes


Nutrition Counsel

Who We Serve

Our Special Strong personal trainers have proudly served over 1,500 clients with various mental and physical challenges, including:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spina Bifida
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)
  • Stroke Survivors
  • Spina Bifida
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Paraplegia
  • Parkinsons
  • Quadriplegia
  • Veterans with a disability

How We Help

When it comes to ways we improve the health and special needs fitness of adults and children with disabilities, the possibilities are limitless!

  • Adaptive Workout for Special Needs
  • Adaptive Exercise for Disabilities
  • Socialization Classes for Autism
  • Adaptive Gym for Disabled
  • Adaptive Fitness for Special Needs
  • Exercise for Autoimmune Disease
  • Special Needs Exercise Classes
  • Exercises for Special Needs Adults
  • Training for Disabled Persons
  • Personal Trainer for Teenagers

Adaptive Special Needs Exercise Videos

Check out our adaptive special needs videos to learn more about us, watch workout videos, and see real testimonial videos from our clients.

What Our Clients Say