Meet Chaille and Karen

Chaille and Karen merge coaching and psychology and their unique practices to bring you innovative growth opportunities.

Chaille DeFaria

I am a Mental Health Consultant and Certified BFPA (Body-Focused Process Addictions) Coach, who specializes in anxiety and shame, and am a Daring Way™ Facilitator of Dr. Brené Brown’s research. As an emotionally focused coach, I specialize in working with clients who suffer with anxiety disorders, Trichotillomania, Skin Picking Disorders and other Process Addictions.

Chaille Defaria

Karen Pickett

I am a licensed psychotherapist in California (LMFT40735). I am an expert in the treatment of anxiety disorders and body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs), including Panic Disorder, Health Anxiety, Social Anxiety, Agoraphobia, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Skin Picking Disorder and Trichotillomania. Previously, I was the Clinical Director of the OCD Center of Los Angeles and Faculty in Counseling Psychology at the University of Santa Monica. 

Karen Pickett speaking at a workshop.