Certification is currently open to the following professionals:
Within these professions you must be:
For more information about prerequisites for The Daring Way™ Certification, please click on Get Certified.
If you are not sure of your eligibility, please email firstname.lastname@example.org before submitting an application.
The Daring Way needs to see that you are covered for “professional liability”. Please make sure your expiration date is clearly visible on your certificate.
We review international insurance on an individual basis. Please reach out to email@example.com.
Eligible professionals attend a three-day, in-person training session, followed by 4 weeks of asynchronous online training*, and a minimum of 7 sessions of practical oversight through case consultation. Committed professionals can complete all parts of training and receive full certification within one year of their in-person training.
*Asynchronous online training means that the online portion of the training will be done on your own time. The online sessions will be rolled out weekly.
Brené is not currently scheduled to be at the upcoming trainings. Our Certification Trainings are facilitated by members of our Senior Faculty and Certified Daring Way Facilitators – Case Consultants. The curriculum does utilize videos by Brené as part of the training experience.
No, you are welcome to apply to attend a Certification Training no matter where you live.
All of our discounted seats are given through partnerships that The Daring Way has created through our Courage Catalyst program and The Daring Way Interns from the University of Houston for each of our trainings. Discounted seats are not open for application as they are assigned through our partnerships.
No, Certification Trainings must be paid for in full at the time of registration.
No, helping professionals certified in The Daring Way™ are not employees of The Daring Way.
Since Certified Daring Way™ Facilitators are not employees of The Daring Way™, they individually determine how they would like to work with their respective clients, within the scope of their licenses as established by their respective licensing bodies. Feel free to contact any Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator found in our Referral Network directly, to ask if they take clients remotely.
We are working on growing our network of Certified Daring Way Facilitators nationally and internationally. Please keep checking back for a facilitator in your area.
We do not have any LOD trainings scheduled in 2018. This year we are focusing on growing our clinical community.
No, all components of the Certification Training Process must be completed. This includes pre-work, 3-day in-person training, 4-week online training, and Case Consultation.
REGISTRATION COST: $3,500.00 USD
The cost of registration covers:
NOTE: THE COST OF CERTIFICATION TRAINING REGISTRATION ($3,500.00 USD) DOES NOT INCLUDE THE COST OF CASE CONSULTATION (FOUND IN STEP #8). CASE CONSULTATION IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE CERTIFICATION PROCESS. FEES FOR CASE CONSULTATION ARE ARRANGED DIRECTLY BETWEEN CANDIDATES AND CASE CONSULTANTS, BUT THE AVERAGE COST TO COMPLETE THE REQUIRED 7 SESSIONS OF CONSULTATION IS $1,500.00 USD.
In 2018 we are headed to the following cities:
Birmingham, Alabama May 21st – 23rd
Minneapolis, Minnesota June 25th – 27th
Denver, Colorado July 23rd – 25th
Houston, Texas August 15th – 17th
Nashville, Tennessee October 1st – 4th
We try to cover all quadrants of the US map when scheduling our trainings. If our 2018 trainings fill up, we may look at what adding more trainings looks like.
Although we do not have any international trainings scheduled for 2018, we are looking at international trainings in the years to come.
Students or trainees in eligible fields cannot begin the process of certification until all eligibility requirements are met (i.e., license and professional liability insurance).
If you are not currently eligible for our trainings, we hope you will stay connected with us for any updates to our eligibility requirements. In the meantime, we do have leadership courses for professionals on braveleadersinc.com that might be of interest to you where you can work to become Brave Leader Recognized. Brené defines a leader as anyone who holds themselves accountable for people or processes. That includes you!
Of course! Please contact us by using the form on our Contact Us page, and we’ll do our best to get back to you soon.