FA Level 2, Freedom in Story, is for Freedom Academy Level 1 graduates who desire to grow their understanding of story work, increase group and individual coaching skills, and gain a more comprehensive understanding of trauma and healing through a biblical and psychological lens.


May 2-4, 2024 in Lake Zurich, IL


Inside FA Level 2: 

Freedom in Story


Freedom Academy Level 2: Freedom in Story, provides an opportunity for Freedom Academy Level 1 graduates to expand their training over three days of lecture-style teaching, facilitator-led small group story work, and one-on-one peer coaching sessions. In this next level of training, you should come prepared to engage honestly with the content and fellow attendees.

This Sounds Like Me
Looking back to move forward.

Biblical and Practical Teaching

  • Understanding what story work is and why it’s important

  • A deeper dive into your story and the ramifications it has had on your present

  • How trauma affects our stories and how to care for those places of wounding 

  • Understanding how Jesus modeled holding people’s stories 

  • How engaging your story can unlock your calling

  • Learn how to help those you love and lead identify their own limiting beliefs 

  • How the enemy has assaulted your story and how to overcome his lies

Story Work

  • In small groups, you will share a childhood story and receive care from the trained group facilitator as well as your fellow group members. Additionally, you will gain practical tools on how to hold other people’s stories within a group setting.

One-on-One Peer Coaching

You will further hone your coaching skills while learning how to integrate deeper levels of story work into your conversations.

Worship and Spiritual Practices

Daily exercises to help you pause, connect with the Holy Spirit, and create space to hear His voice.

Meet Your Instructors!

Karrie Garcia


Kaitlyn McCarty

Learn More

Jeff Myers

I'm Ready for Level 2!

Pre-requisite: Freedom Academy Level 1


Level 2 Price

Space is limited to a total of 42 participants. A minimum of $300  is required as a deposit to reserve your space. 

What you will receive:

  • Three days of teaching, training, and group¬†coaching in Lake Zurich, IL May 2-4th

  • Training materials and workbook

  • Coffee, snacks, drinks & lunch all three days



Due to the intimacy of this training, spaces are limited. Please follow the link below to secure your seat. 





Due to the intimacy of this training, spaces are limited. Please follow the link below to secure your seat.