Frequently Asked Questions
8 Week Group
Thursdays, May 15th- July 10th
Facilitated By: Mary Catherine Thompson, LCSW, Certified Daring Way Facilitator-Candidate (CDWF-C) &
Kyle Kornbau, LPC
Most Major Insurance Accepted
What is the The Daring Way™?
The Daring Way™ is a highly experiential therapeutic group based on the
research of Dr. Brené Brown. During the process we explore topics such as vulnerability, courage,shame, and worthiness. We examine the thoughts, emotions, and
behaviors that are holding us back and we identify the new choices and
practices that will move us toward more authentic and wholehearted
living. The primary focus is on developing shame resilience skills and
developing daily practices that transform the way we live, love, parent,
Who can benefit from The Daring Way™?
Anyone can benefit from the program who has a desire to develop resilience and courage to live life from a place of greater authenticity. This can mean a desire to experience greater connection in personal relationships, a curiosity for ongoing self-evaluation and personal growth, or a desire to “let go” of thoughts and behaviors that are holding you back from living the life you want. The curriculum is especially helpful who those who struggle with self-identify, self-esteem, social anxiety, perfectionism, the need for control, or feelings of inadequacy and unworthiness.
Who is Brené Brown?
The Daring Way™ method is based on the research of Brené Brown, Ph.D.
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 of 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,
where she talked about shame, courage, and innovation.
What is the Cost?
$480 for an 8-week session if registered by June 1st, 2014.
$550 if registered after June 1st, 2014.
Register by calling 919-434-6398.