in the places
we RUN FROM
“Charly has the ability to, in an electrifying way, show light. She has the ability to make you get back up if you’ve
fallen down – to inspire you to want to fly.
Heck, I think she can fly.”
Motivational Speaker & NYTimes Bestselling Author
Turning Crisis Into Success
#1 AMAZON BESTSELLLER
"A riveting exploration into the emotional rollercoaster of entrepreneurship, and how we can utilize challenges to fuel love and fulfillment in every aspect of life.”
NBA Head Coach, Golden State Warriors
Lovely meeting you here.
I have been called a lot of things:
Advocate and adventurer,
Executive and emotional health expert,
Passionate teacher and relentless student.
But it's the lessons I never wanted to face, that taught me the things I didn't know how to learn.
I know what it’s like to lose my health, my dignity, even my desire to live. However, beneath the brutal lows, I found some ruthlessly profound teachers – and I wouldn't change them if I could.
Now, I help folks replace shame and isolation with connection and empowerment.
Armed with a masters in clinical and counseling psychology from Columbia University, I produce stigma-breaking stories, counsel youth in crisis and connect millennials bereaved by COVID-19 to free grief support (as an organizer of the COVID Grief Network).
As a strategist, producer, speaker and host,
I've had the privilege of collaborating with, working for and speaking to some incredible organizations: