Please join us at the 2017 Annual General Meeting of the FLA.
Where: Arts and Letters Club (14 Elm Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1G7)
When: 28 November 2017 at 6:00 PM
This event is featuring a talk by Dr. Victoria Talwar, Associate Professor at McGill University, on “Assessing the Credibility and Competency of Child Witnesses”.
Understand the capacities of children (including intellectual and language) and being sensitive to these when working with children. Explore issues related to interviewing children, and the impact of different questions, from both developmental psychology theoretical perspectives and practical applications in terms of best practice methods of interviewing children.
Please note that this event is open to FLA members only. To join or renew, visit: https://flao.org/join-renew/
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311 Jarvis Open Bar Series presents, “TRAIN YOUR BRAIN: RESILIENCE STRATEGIES FOR STRESS AND BURNOUT IN FAMILY LAW”.
Featuring chair, Justice Manjusha Pawagi, and speaker, Dr. Mark Fenske, Associate Professor Dept. of Psychology at the University of Guelph.
Come participate in an engaging and practical discussion about how to manage
stress and burnout in your law practice with Dr. Mark Fenske. Dr. Fenske
researches and writes in the area of brain and human behaviour, with a specific
focus on how understanding the brain can help achieve well-being. Dr. Fenske is
a popular speaker and his lectures are very well-received by his audiences.
At this program, you will learn more about:
- How to identify signs of burnout and stress in your practice
- How to deal with compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma
- Common hazards to emotional resilience
- Some science behind how the brain works when confronted with a stressful
- Practical suggestions to manage stress and incorporate wellness into your
Where: 311 Jarvis Street
When: 04 December, 2017 from 4:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Cost of Admission: $25.00
LawPro has approved this program for Risk Management Credits. This program has also been accredited for 90 minutes of Professionalism hours towards total CPD requirements.
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