Core Boxing Program

Core Boxing Program

150 Southpark Blvd Suite 202, Saint Augustine FL 32086
phone: 904-217-3103
fax: 904-467-3422

What Is Core Boxing Program?

Ride the Wave Therapy Services has teamed up with Saint Augustine Boxing to provide skilled therapy services through the instruction of skilled boxing!  At a Core Boxing session, your clients will learn key life skills such as self-regulation, social-emotional skills, sensory processing skills, teamwork building, coordination, endurance, and strength, to name a few!

Who Can Benefit from this Program?

Our program is designed as a therapy tool for both inpatient and outpatient settings.  Ideal facilities include, but are not limited to Residential Rehab facilities, Group Homes, Community Service Providers, After School Programs and Day Programs.  In addition, we designed the program with the following diagnoses in mind, which include but are not limited to:
Aspergers Syndrome
Anxiety and/or Depressive Disorders
Lack of Coordination/Low Muscle Tone
Mood Disorders
PTSD and Trauma
Sensory Processing Disorders
Substance Abuse
Visual Deficits

About Us

Jana Sanford-Heller

Jana Sanford-Heller

Jana Sanford-Heller is the owner of Ride the Wave Therapy Services, LLC in Saint Augustine, Florida.  She has been working in the field of Occupational Therapy since 2012 with a focus in pediatrics.  Jana is a Certified OccupationalTherapy Assistant and Certified Life Coach. Jana also is certified in Kinesio Taping with Rock Tape, and regularly trains with Mike. Jana became involved with boxing in 2018 after her husband sustained a brain and spinal cord injury ,thus discovering how beneficial and therapeutic the sport can be when combined with skilled therapy services.  Jana lives in Saint Augustine, FL with her husband, children, and dogs.
Mike Sharman

Mike Sharman

Mike Sharman is the owner of Saint Augustine Boxing, and has a lifetime of experience in the sport.  He is a third generation boxer, whose great grandfather ran with Jack Dempsey and James Braddock.  Mike has coached in New York and South Florida, and was on his way to a pro career when a car accident changed his path.  Since then, Mike became an educator and continued to train others, including pro fighters, military vets, recovering addicts, and at-risk youths.  Mike is excited to join forces with Ride the Wave Therapy Services, offering the benefits of skilled boxing alongside the therapeutic approach of OT.  Mike lives in Saint Augustine, FL with his wife and two children.

Call Us Today to Book a Core Boxing Session for your clients and see firsthand the benefits of advanced therapy through skilled boxing!