Tag: Rising Strong

The Power of Vulnerability

By: Colleen McCarron, LPC You’ve seen her TED Talks, her spots on Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday, and most recently, her Netflix special. (If you haven’t, you can click on each to check them out!) Who is Brené Brown, and why is her work on vulnerability, shame, and connection so important? Brown started as a researcher… Read more »

Rising Strong Weekend Intensive Workshop

You were yourself. You dared greatly. You fell down.  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…. Read more »

The Stories We Write

By: Colleen McCarron, LPC We all have stories. Some are long, biographical tales of how we got to where we are. Some are small, but significant, ideas of who we are. According to Brené Brown, in her book Rising Strong, our brains are wired for story. Stories help us make sense of situations. We rely… Read more »