9-Month Intensive

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The Purpose

The Falling Awake 9-Month Intensive is designed to help you solve your biggest problems and achieve your most important goals. Our staff will support you in many different ways during the nine months of the course. It will be safe, challenging, and fun!
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What’s Included

The Intensive is a 9-month interactive guided journey of Falling Awake with a small focused community, and it’s our most life-changing offering.
  • People with shared values who are all committed to you
  • Two to three 55-minute interactive online classes per month
  • Two to three facilitated support group meetings per month
  • Three 2½ day workshops near San Francisco, CA
  • Two to three one-on-one 30-minute coaching sessions per month
  • Customized assignments
  • A participant website that facilitates communication, collaboration, and action
  • Downloadable library of books by Dave Ellis
  • Download or stream videos and podcasts by Dave Ellis
  • Personalized staff support and guidance


  • This course is customized for you based on two to three of the biggest priorities that you identify.
  • Our focus will be on producing measurable results so your achievements are tangible.
  • Assignments will be individualized to support your goals.
  • The workshops and webinars will include lots of coaching and exercises.
  • We will divide our attention between clearing up any obstacles from the past, creating a supportive present, and preparing you for an extraordinary future.
  • Dave Ellis will be facilitating the webinars and workshops with cameos from Tammy White, Bill Rentz, and JoAnne Bangs, and others.
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Our Promises

We promise that when you fully participate with us for 9 months, you will:
  • Alter your life in such a way that it will improve for the rest of your life
  • Solve or resolve your biggest problems or life challenges
  • Create and implement a clear plan to accomplish one to three of your most important dreams
  • Design, create, and produce measurable results that are unpredictable
  • Have fun in a safe, respectful, interactive, and life-altering learning environment
  • Release upsets, dissolve barriers, and uncover blind spots that keep you from having the life you want
  • Invent a clear direction for the rest of your life and beyond


People have consistently reported that the 9-month Falling Awake Intensive was well worth the time, energy, and money. Many saved and/or made enough money by doing the program to more than pay for it.


Tuition:  $7,000

Potential discounts available

  • Discounts for repeat participants
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Discount if you are attending with a life partner or business partners

Other costs

In addition to the tuition, participants are also responsible for their travel, food, and lodging. We have secured discounted rooms at the venue for the participants.

Extra option

One-on-one coaching with Dave Ellis is available for Intensive participants for an additional fee, which is partially based on your financial means.


Contact Bill Rentz for questions or to discuss tuition discounts.

Bill Rentz

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Next Intensive Starts

Call Bill Rentz for details – 605-390-2343

Workshop Dates

May 24,25, 26 2019
Fri-Sun, 2 pm-5 pm, 9 am-5 pm, 9 am-4 pm

October 4,5,6 2019
Fri-Sun, 2 pm-5 pm, 9 am-5 pm, 9 am-4 pm

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Interactive online classes

Live-Thursdays at noon (2-3 times/month)
Recorded for future viewing