Join Dr. Daniel Ellenberg and Dr. Rick Hanson for a powerful online course that will help you be more open and confident, so you can express yourself more fully and have deeper, more fulfilling relationships.

In this course, you will:

  • Develop greater self-compassion and self-confidence

  • Identify and release blocks to being open and vulnerable

  • Learn skills that foster courageous conversations

  • Explore the sweet spot that combines strength and vulnerability

This Course Includes:

  • 5 Hours of Video Teachings

    Dr. Daniel Ellenberg and Dr. Rick Hanson guide you step-by-step through the program with a variety of Talks, Guided Practices, and Reflections.

  • Downloadable Handouts and Audio Files

    Printable worksheets, downloadable video and audio, and transcripts – to learn in whatever way works best for you.

  • Discussion and Community

    A Dedicated Community forum for you to connect to, share with, and learn from other participants in the course.

The Courage to Connect

An Online Course with Dr. Rick Hanson and Dr. Daniel Ellenberg
$299 $149

Meet Daniel and Rick:

Daniel Ellenberg

Daniel Ellenberg, PhD, is a leadership coach, licensed therapist, seminar leader, and group facilitator. He is a principal in both Rewire Leadership Institute and Relationships That Work. He leads workshops on Strength with Heart, Courageous Conversations, and Self-Compassion, and is a past president of the APAs division on men and masculinities. He is co-author of Lovers for Life, has delivered resilience trainings for NASA, and is a board trustee at the Wellspring Institute of Neuroscience and Contemplative Practice.

Rick Hanson

Rick Hanson, PhD, is a psychologist, Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, and New York Times best-selling author. His books have been published in 30 languages and have sold over a million copies in English alone. He’s lectured at NASA, Google, Oxford, and Harvard, and taught in meditation centers worldwide. An expert on positive neuroplasticity and the founder of the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom, his work has been featured on the CBS, NPR, the BBC, and other major media.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is this a self-paced program, or do I need to watch it at a specific time?

    This is a self-paced program. Upon signing up you get full lifetime access to all of the materials, and you can engage them at the pace that works best for you.

  • What if I need to cancel after I've registered?

    No worries, just send us an email at rick@rickhanson.net and we’ll process your cancellation and refund within 2 business days.

  • When does the 30-day money-back guarantee end?

    The 30-day money-back guarantee is valid for 30 days after you purchase the course.

  • Are there scholarships available?

    For those who are genuinely unable to pay for the workshop – which could include people who are unemployed, disabled, students, on a small fixed income or public assistance, or living in a developing country – there are full and half scholarships available.