Our Partners


We work to empower organizations and individuals who are aligned with BTR’s mission and values. With a commitment to dismantling barriers to equity at the forefront of our partnership relationships, we help organizations develop inclusivity initiatives and bring relevant programming to our members in collaboration with mental health organizations. Our leadership facilitates and advocates for meaningful change.

Four years ago, BTR’s founder, Deran Young reached out to the Institute to ask if we could launch a program specifically designed to help more Black therapists know and use the IFS model in their practices. Since then, over 100 BTR members have participated in Level 1 training courses. This has had a profound and growing impact on the predominantly Black communities…read Full Article here.

Certified Daring Way™ Facilitators are trained in Dr. Brené Brown’s research to work with individuals, families, and groups. We focus on courage building, shame resilience, and uncovering the power of vulnerability. Connect below to learn more.
SE is a body-oriented therapeutic model that helps heal trauma and other stress disorders. Developed by Peter Levine, Ph.D., it is the result of the multidisciplinary study of stress physiology, psychology, ethology, biology, neuroscience, indigenous healing practices, and medical biophysics, with more than 45 years of successful clinical application.