Let’s Talk Emotional Wellbeing

Thu, Dec 5, 2019, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CST

Foley & Lardner LLP
321 N Clark St Suite 2800
Chicago, IL 60654, United States (view map)

5 Dec

About the Event

This holiday season, give yourself the gift of improved emotional wellbeing by attending an evening discussion with clinical psychologist Dr. Vickie Bhatia .

Dr. Bhatia will discuss the importance of being in tune with our emotions and provide attendees with tips on how to identify and manage emotions. She will discuss the difference between self-care and self-soothing and how perfectionism can trap us in a negative loop.

Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and really take advantage of this opportunity to discuss emotional health.



Location

Foley & Lardner LLP
321 N Clark St Suite 2800
Chicago, IL 60654, United States (view map)

Date and Time

Thu, Dec 5, 2019, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CST

12/05/2019 5:30 pm 12/05/2019 7:00 pm America/Chicago Let’s Talk Emotional Wellbeing <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">This holiday season, give yourself the gift of improved emotional wellbeing by attending an evening discussion with clinical psychologist Dr. Vickie Bhatia . </span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">Dr. Bhatia will discuss the importance of being in tune with our emotions and provide attendees with tips on how to identify and manage emotions. She will discuss the difference between self-care and self-soothing and how perfectionism can trap us in a negative loop. </span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and really take advantage of this opportunity to discuss emotional health.</span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);"></span></p> For details, visit the event page: https://www.ticketfalcon.com/e/talkemotionalwellbeing/ Foley & Lardner LLP
321 N Clark St Suite 2800
Chicago, IL 60654, United States

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Organizer

Black Womens Lawyers Association

Founded in 1987, the Black Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater Chicago, Inc. (“BWLA”) is one of the fastest growing bar associations in Illinois. BWLA is representative of African-American female attorneys, judges, law professors and law students in the Chicago metropolitan area and across the Midwest. BWLA is committed to serving our membership, the greater legal community and the general public through educational programs, mentoring/networking opportunities, community outreach, scholarship awards to law students and various educational pipeline programs and initiatives. BWLA has recognized and rewarded notable African-American women attorneys and other civic leaders for their achievements and contributions to the legal community and society.Despite the hard-won achievements of some, barriers still exist for African-American women lawyers. African-American female lawyers still face the challenges brought on by the intersection of race and gender, including professional isolation, pay inequities, sexual harassment, and the glass ceiling. BWLA has been diligent and uncompromising in its commitment to addressing important issues that affect the lives of minority practitioners in the profession.BWLA is committed to promoting excellence in the profession and encouraging the inclusion of African-American attorneys in law firms, the judiciary, governmental agencies and corporations. BWLA recognizes that we live in an America that does not always embrace our differences. It is with this recognition that BWLA has committed its time and resources to encourage programming that supports diversity.Drawing upon the expertise and backgrounds of its membership, BWLA has developed programs and workshops to advance and assist African-American female lawyers in public and private practice, the judiciary and academia. Through building coalitions with other organizations, BWLA not only aims to address and combat the challenges that African-American female lawyers face in the profession, but through its programming and diversity initiatives, BWLA also brings about positive change in the legal workplace.

Organizer

Black Womens Lawyers Association

Founded in 1987, the Black Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater Chicago, Inc. (“BWLA”) is one of the fastest growing bar associations in Illinois. BWLA is representative of African-American female attorneys, judges, law professors and law students in the Chicago metropolitan area and across the Midwest. BWLA is committed to serving our membership, the greater legal community and the general public through educational programs, mentoring/networking opportunities, community outreach, scholarship awards to law students and various educational pipeline programs and initiatives. BWLA has recognized and rewarded notable African-American women attorneys and other civic leaders for their achievements and contributions to the legal community and society.Despite the hard-won achievements of some, barriers still exist for African-American women lawyers. African-American female lawyers still face the challenges brought on by the intersection of race and gender, including professional isolation, pay inequities, sexual harassment, and the glass ceiling. BWLA has been diligent and uncompromising in its commitment to addressing important issues that affect the lives of minority practitioners in the profession.BWLA is committed to promoting excellence in the profession and encouraging the inclusion of African-American attorneys in law firms, the judiciary, governmental agencies and corporations. BWLA recognizes that we live in an America that does not always embrace our differences. It is with this recognition that BWLA has committed its time and resources to encourage programming that supports diversity.Drawing upon the expertise and backgrounds of its membership, BWLA has developed programs and workshops to advance and assist African-American female lawyers in public and private practice, the judiciary and academia. Through building coalitions with other organizations, BWLA not only aims to address and combat the challenges that African-American female lawyers face in the profession, but through its programming and diversity initiatives, BWLA also brings about positive change in the legal workplace.