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Public Workshops
Discover Brave workshops may be eligible for professional development funding from your workplace and/or for professional development credits from your workplace or professional association. 
We love creating unique and tailored workshops, presentations and speaking experiences!  
If you  would like to host a private presentation or a workshop, please contact Carolyn Anderson at
Attendance at these events does not qualify participants to facilitate Daring Way™, Rising Strong™ , Dare To Lead™ and the Gifts of Imperfection™ workshops independently or to promote themselves as Certified Daring Way™ Facilitators or as trained in the Daring Way™ approach.
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2020 Workshops 


Calgary Board of Education Support Staff Convention

BRAVING and Daring Way Workshops

Mar - June

Southern Alberta Family Centers

Online Dare To Lead™ Workshop

44 LinkedIn  Badges earned


Canada Manpower 

Online 2 day Rising Strong™ Workshop 


Canada Manpower

Online 3 day Dare To Lead™

8 Dare To Lead™ LinkedIn Badges earned

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Past Workshops

February 16, 2018

Calgary Board of Education Support Staff Association Convention

Building Shame Resilience in Children 

Calgary, AB  Canada

February 17, 2018

Calgary Board of Education Support Staff Association Convention

Rising Strong

Calgary, AB  Canada


February 28, 2018

Carya Family Services

Daring Leadership,

Calgary, AB  Canada

March 7, 2018 

Carya Family Services

Daring Leaders Rising Strong

Calgary, AB  Canada


January 2 - 7, 2017

Failure as a First Step to Success

International Educational Conference

Honolulu, Hawaii  USA


January 18 - March 8, 2017

Rising Strong ™8 Week Evening Series

Calgary, AB, Canada

January 19 - 21, 2017 - Workshop

Daring Way™  - Weekend of exploration and discovery 

Calgary, AB  Canada

February 9 - 11, 2017

The Daring Way™ 3 Day Retreat

Sylvan Lake Yacht Club,

Sylvan Lake, AB  Canada


February 16 and 17, 2017

Daring Way™

Calgary Board of Education Support Staff Association Convention

Calgary, AB  Canada


February 22, 2017

Daring Leadership™

Aspen Family and Community Services

Calgary, AB  Canada

February 24, 2017

Daring Way ™ workshop

EA2017 Educational Assistants Conference

Edmonton, AB  Canada

March 11, 2017

Daring Greatly™:

Showing Up and Being Seen in A Caring Profession

Alberta Health Services,

Calgary, AB  Canada

March 20, 2017

How Living Bravely Transforms How We Live, Love, Parent and Lead

Big Plans for Little Kids

Calgary, AB  Canada

March 23 - 25, 2017

Rising Strong™ Workshop

Open Registration

Calgary, AB  Canada

March 26, 2017

Building Shame Resilience,

Online International Webinar,

Womynlink, Nelson, BC  Canada

April 1, 2017

Daring Way™

3 hour workshop,

Alberta Social Work Association Conference

Calgary, AB  Canada

April 17, 2017

Daring Greatly™ -

Calgary Board of Education Support Staff Association

Calgary, AB  Canada

April 27, 2017

The Daring Way™ Introduction

Canmore Family Services

Canmore, AB  Canada

October 26, 2017

Daring Leadership

Big Plans for Little Kids

Calgary, AB  Canada

November 1, 2017

Daring Way™

Alpha House

Calgary, AB  Canada

November 17, 2017                                            

Daring Greatly™ in Human Services,

Keynote, George Spady Conference on Vulnerable Populations,

Edmonton, AB  Canada


The Daring Way™ Three Day Intensive Workshop

Intentional Futures  (co-facilitated with Dr. Meaghen Johnston)

• Calgary, AB  (May, September, October, November) 

Speaking Engagements

• "Brave and BOLD" presentation at the BOLD Conference (Vancouver)

• Presentation: Red Deer Lake United Church

• Choice and Change, Calgary Board of Education Support Staff Convention

Daring Teaching:  Building Shame-Resilient Classrooms,

The Hawaiian International Education Conference 2016, Honolulu, Hawaii

The Daring Way™ One Day Workshop

• The Central Alberta Social Work Conference

• Mount Royal University Child Center for Research and Development

• Red Deer Lake United Church

• ACSW Regional Training

Private Workshops

• Building a Culture of Courage, Outlink Calgary

• Building Shame Resilience in Children, ACSW Alberta Children’s Hospital,

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