Justine is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator (based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown) practicing in St. Louis, Missouri. She offers workshops and intensives based on The Daring Way™ curriculum. She is also the author of her best-selling books, Ever Upward and The Mother of Second Chances.

About Justine

Full of grit and grace, Justine Brooks Froelker uses her fiery passion, the occasional curse word, and her witty humor to share her vulnerability and truth to light up the world. Justine is an advocate for speaking about shame and learning to thrive when life doesn't turn out how you hoped, dreamed, or planned. Her spirit helps others to feel seen and empowered to change their own lives, no matter what hand they’ve been dealt and to ultimately do the work of happy. 

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The Daring Way

The Daring Way™ method is based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown, PHD, LMSW.  She has spent the past sixteen 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.

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A Brave Rising

Receive daily tips to recoup and fill up, including ideas on mindfulness, nutrition, movement, and communication. Also keep an eye out for #TakeCareTuesday and #TherapyThursdayWithJustine posts from her YouTube channel and newsletter!

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The Daring Way™

Learn more about the Daring Way,™ the tested and proved method created by Dr. Brené Brown for living, loving, and leading from your whole heart with courage and shame resilience.


Happy Clients

Read what Justine's clients have to say about working with her.


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