*Defense Education Specialist *Professional *Distinctive
Serving Northeastern Nevada & Beyond. Mobile. Informative.
Subtle Warrior offers mobile, on-site training. Any time. Any where.
Subtle Warrior Self Defense, LLC is a fully mobile business. Training done at any time, when it is most convenient to you! Venues have included college campuses, club meetings, gymnasiums, theatre stages, fitness centers, retail businesses, church halls, and living rooms.
The cost is is comparable to other personal amenities such as a cosmetologist, masseuse, or manicurist visit. Respectively, the expertise of these chosen fields require many hours of training. Lisa Abbott, sole proprietor and instructor of Subtle Warrior, has had extensive training with experts in the field of violence and defensive skills as well.
There is no better time to gain the confidence and learn the self-reliance you've been wanting. Invest more in yourself and your peace of mind. Learn what to do in a threatening or violent situation.
"As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated
from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others." ~marianne williamson
Quality ~ Knowledge ~ Experience
Lisa Abbott a public school system employee and coach, is a member of the Nevada Coalition Against Sexual Violence (NCASV); the American Women's Self Defense Association (AWSDA); Ruby Mountain Toastmasters; and the Elko Chamber of Commerce.
Lisa has taught seminars, workshops in Elko, Ely, Winnemucca, West Wendover, Ruby Valley, Spring Creek, Nevada as well as in Idaho and Minnesota. She has instructed at the 2008 annual AWSDA Conference in South Carolina and has been a guest instructor for Modern Warrior©'s Female Self Defense Week.
Certifications include Defensive Tactics Instructor; Confined Areas Survival Tactics; ASEP Coaching Principles and Sports First Aid; American Heart Association AED and Pediatric First Aid.
Lisa's training and education in personal defense is on going. Training with world renowned instructors to gain the necessary knowledge about self defense and violence. Her Rape Prevention Instructor's Certification is from Phil Messina at Modern Warrior Defensive Tactics Institute in Long Island, New York.
She has traveled to train with Rory Miller, author of Force Decisions, Facing Violence and Meditation on Violence in order to learn more about the violence involved in a defense situation.
Other studies include Tai Chi Chuan with Shenghong Eikenberry and Traditional Oriental Medicine Principles with Bonnie Crotsenberg.
In 2002, Lisa entered a work/study program at Upaya Zen Center. There she began a more indepth study of Zen Buddhism with Roshi Joan Halifax. Lisa has participated in intensive retreats such as a Rohatsu and a Wilderness Fast, along with returning several times for summer work/studies.
It all began with the traditional martial arts and a deeply rooted system. With a foundation of Kyokushin, enhanced by the additional styles of Sil Lum Jin Mo Gung Fu, Moo Sul Kwon Hapkido, Thai Boxing, and Pai Hu Jen Tiger Boxing. All comprehensively entwined to create the system she studied with her core instructor for 18 years.
Training was full contact and included learning various weaponry, including Iado.