5 Week Rising Strong™ Workshop

If we are brave enough, often enough we will fall. 
This is a workshop on what it takes to get back up.


Start Date: Sunday, Oct. 20th ~ End Date: Sunday, Nov. 17th

Sundays 4:00-6:30PM

10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17

We will look at the physics of vulnerability. We will explore how to recognize when we are in the midst of something hard. We will get curious with the stories we make up, and learn how to get back up so that we can make new choices.

Cost: $475 (Rising Strong Workbook included/ $100 deposit to hold your spot)

*Limited to 7 participants

Location: 3428 Motor Ave. Ste. 218, LA. 90034

Highly Recommended Reading: Rising Strong

Pre-registration Required: Email: chailledefaria@mac.com

Led By: Chaille DeFaria- Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator, PCC

About Rising Strong™
The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough, often enough, we will fall. Rising Strong is a book about what it takes to get back up and how owning our stories of struggle gives us the power to write a daring new ending. Struggle can be our greatest call to courage and the clearest path to a wholehearted life.

6 Week Daring Way Workshop

Start Date: Monday, October 21st ~ End date: Monday, December 2nd

Mondays 5:00~7:15PM: 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2

(We will not meet the Monday during Thanksgiving week)

*Limited to 7 participants

Location: 3428 Motor Ave. Ste. 218, LA. 90034

Highly Recommended Reading: Daring Greatly

Cost: $475 (Daring Way Workbook included/ Deposit of $100 to hold your spot)

Pre-Registration required: email chaille@chailledefaria.com

Led By: Chaille DeFaria- Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator 

One Day Daring Way™ Experiential Overview on 9/28/19

Saturday, September 28th, 2019  9:30AM-5:30PM (1 hr lunch)

For more Information and to Register:  Email: chaille@chailledefaria.com

Leaders:Chaille DeFaria- PCC, CDWF and Karen Pickett, LMFT 

We are holding a 1 day Experiential Overview based on Dr. Brené Brown’s book Daring Greatly. This is a great opportunity to get a taste of what it means to choose courage over comfort and how you can apply these skills to your life. The cost is $150 and includes lunch and handouts.

One Day Rising Strong™ Experiential Overview on 9/29/19

Sunday, September 29th, 2019  9:30AM-5:30PM (1 hr lunch)

For more Information and to Register:  Email: chaille@chailledefaria.com

Leaders: Chaille DeFaria- PCC, CDWF and Karen Pickett, LMFT 

We are holding a 1 day Experiential Overview based on Dr. Brené Brown’s book Rising Strong. If you are curious about exploring the physics of vulnerability, rumbling with the story you tell yourself, and writing a new ending, this workshop is for you. The cost is $150 and includes lunch and handouts.


Daring Way™ Workshop: Los Angeles- July 14th 2019!

Chaille DeFaria- Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator

If we don’t understand how shame operates in our life it will operate us.

Start Date: Sunday, July 14th ~ End date: Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Show Up Sunday, July 14th 1:00-5:30PM  (1/2 hr break)

Be Seen Sunday, July 21st 1:00-5:30PM (1/2 hr break)

Live Brave Sunday, July 28th 1:00-5:30PM (1/2 hr break)

Dare Greatly Sunday, August 11th 1:00-5:30PM (1/2 hr break)

Location: 3428 Motor Ave. Ste. 218, LA, 90034

Cost: $450 ($100 deposit to hold your space)

Daring Greatly workbook included

Highly recommended reading: Daring Greatly by Dr, Brené Brown

About The Daring Way™
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 and lead.

To Register please email Chaille DeFaria: chaille@chailledefaria.com

Rising Strong™ Workshop – Spring 2019- Full

Chaille DeFaria (CDWF-Candidate) will be starting an 8 session workshop in Los Angeles based on Brené Brown’s book, Rising Strong. 

We will look at the physics of vulnerability. We will explore how to recognize when we are in the midst of something hard. We will get curious with the stories we make up, and learn how to get back up so that we can make new choices.

Workshop Information:

Almost Full (2 spots left)

Week 1

Sunday, April 7th 4:00-6:00PM

Week 2

Thursday, April 11th 6:00-8:00PM

Week 3

Wednesday, April 24th 6:00-8:00PM

Week 4

Sunday, April 28th 4:00-6:00PM

Week 5

Wednesday, May 15th 6:00-8:00PM (diff. location in CC)

Week 6

Sunday, May 19th 4:00-6:00PM (diff. location in CC)

Week 7

Sunday, June 2nd 4:00-6:00PM  (diff. location in CC)

Week 8

Sunday, June 9th 4:00-6:00PM (diff. location in CC)

About Rising Strong™
The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough, often enough, we will fall. Rising Strong is a book about what it takes to get back up and how owning our stories of struggle gives us the power to write a daring new ending. Struggle can be our greatest call to courage and the clearest path to a wholehearted life. 

DARING WAY™ GROUP: January 2019

Daring Way™ Workshop in Los Angeles

Led by Chaille DeFaria

Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator- Candidate

January 13th – March 3rd, 2019

Sundays 4:00-5:30PM (8 weeks)

(Please fill out the contact form on my website and put DW in the subject )

Show Up

Be Seen

Live Brave™

About The Daring Way™
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 and lead

2018 TLC BFRB Conference

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A REFLECTION ON THE 2018 CONFERENCE ON BODY-FOCUSED REPETITIVE BEHAVIORS (BFRBS)

Here are some powerful and moving take aways by Carlee

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I’m still riding the high from my first BFRB conference. To be honest, even though I have been meaning to go to one of these conferences for 15 years, I had fairly low expectations. I told myself that I already knew everything there was to know about BFRBs and assumed I wouldn’t get too much out of it. But I was so wrong. So wrong. This event completely exceeded my expectations. Continue reading “2018 TLC BFRB Conference”

Recently published article in The Washington Post

From Washington Post / Health & Science

Pulling your hair or picking at skin can be signs of serious disorders

Lucy Harper, 17, a high school junior who lives in College Station, Tex., has been picking at her skin for as long as she can remember. When she was in seventh grade, she also started pulling out her hair.“For a while my skin picking was under the radar, but it was because I was pulling my hair,” she says. “If I wanted my skin to clear up, I’d stop picking and start pulling. If I wanted my hair to grow back, I’d stop pulling and start picking.”She lost so much hair that her middle school classmates asked whether she was going bald. “I tried everything to stop picking and pulling,” she says. “I bought tons of fidget toys. I tried constraining my arm with a wrist brace. I got permission to wear gloves and a hat to school, and I even once went to piano lessons with Band-Aids on every one of my fingertips.” Continue reading “Recently published article in The Washington Post”