"The Power of the Pause & Other Science-Based Strategies to Boost Law Student Well-Being” with Stacey Dougan, JD, LLM, MS, APC, NCC, NBCCH

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:50pm
Classroom A (120) - Hirsch Hall

A therapist with nearly 20 years of previous experience as both a lawyer and a member of senior management at Big Law firms, Stacey now works with lawyers and law students to help them align their needs and values with their personal and professional roles and responsibilities. As a Shareholder and Assistant General Counsel at Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Stacey advised attorneys on the most daunting challenges of their careers related to issues such as malpractice, conflicts, and employment discrimination claims. As the Chief Professional Development officer at Powell Goldstein, LLP (Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner), Stacey led efforts related to hiring and retention policies, attorney development, mentoring, and work-life conflict. She frequently speaks to and consults with bar associations, law firms, and law schools to improve the wellbeing of attorneys.

Stacey is an Associate Professional Counselor, a Certified Holistic Health Coach, holds a certification in clinical hypnotherapy, and is trained in EMDR. She earned her BA from the University of Miami; JD from Florida State University College of Law; LLM from Columbia University Law School; and MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Georgia State University.

Lunch from Zaxby’s will be provided.

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