Authenticity Workshops

Authenticity Workshops


“It’s the process that teaches us the most about who we are.” – Dr. Brené Brown


Rising Strong™  Workshop – September 18, 2016

Write Your Brave New Ending!

We are excited to offer this workshop presenting the Rising Strong material created by Dr. Brené Brown. This workshop meets  Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm in Davis, CA. The fee is $260 for the day. We would love to have you.  Email us for more information.

Join us for a new curriculum, new videos, and a new resolve to live brave and rise strong.



September, 2016, Rising Women, an ongoing therapy group for women incorporating the collected works of Dr. Brené Brown.  Facilitated by Sharon Skelton, LMFT, this group meets twice a month in Midtown Sacramento on Tuesday evenings from 5:40-7:00. $50 each session.  Please contact Sharon at (916) 719-3218 or email us at for more information.

The Daring Way™ shows us how to forge meaningful personal paths paved with authenticity, empathy, and self-compassion.

Our mission is to prove a save workshop experience where you can “come as you are.”

Our goal is that you find clarity, your true voice, and new skills for deepening your most significant relationships.

Our desire is that, when you step into vulnerability and courage,  you know you are not alone, and you discover the joy and strength that reside in compassion, connection, and courage.

Workshops led by Certified Daring Way™ Facilitators

Debbie Glander, LMFT ~ Sharon Skelton, LMFT ~ Karina Parker Knight, LMFT


The Daring Way™ is a highly experiential methodology based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown.  The method was developed to help men, woman and adolescents learn how to show up, be seen and live braver lives.  The primary focus in on developing shame resilience skills and developing a courage practice that transforms the way we live, parent and lead.  It can be facilitated in clinical, education and professional settings and is suitable for work with individual, couples, family, work teams and organizational leaders.  Further information is available at


Come and Dare Greatly with us!

About Brené Brown

The Daring Way™ method is based on the research of Brené Brown, PhD. LMSW. Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. She has spent the past twelve years studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness and shame. Her groundbreaking research has been featured on PBS, NPR, CNN, The Katie Show and Oprah Winfrey’s Super Soul Sunday. Brené is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead (2012), the New York Times bestseller The Gifts of Imperfection (2010), and I Thought It Was Just Me (2007).

Brené’s 2010 TEDx Houston talk, “The Power of Vulnerability” is one the top ten most viewed TED talks in the world, with over 11 million viewers. Additionally, Brené gave the closing talk at the 2012 TED conference, “Listening to Shame” where she talked about shame, courage and innovation. Further information is available at