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11/8/2018
When: Thursday November 8, 2018
4:00pm-6:30pm
Where: Stonewood Ale House
601 Mall Drive
Schaumburg, Illinois  60173
United States
Contact: Janine Komornick or Christine Bartels
630-653-7779


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DuPage County Bar Association/North West Suburban Bar Associatiion

Joint Bar PRMCLE & Networking Event

 

 

ALL ATTORNEYS FROM BOTH ASSOCIATIONS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND

Registration is Complimentary for Both Associations!


Only DCBA & NWSBA Members will receive CLE Credit for attendance

 

   

 

Speakers: Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi & Dr. Diana Uchiyama of the Lawyers’ Assistance Program


Topic: Recognizing, Understanding & Referring a Colleague in Need

 

Presentation Summary:

Recent studies have confirmed that the overwhelming stress that is commonplace in our legal profession disproportionately results in attorneys suffering higher levels of depression, anxiety, addiction, and other serious issues at rates much higher than those seen in the general population.

 

Participants in this program will learn:

 

  • Why attorneys are a vulnerable population;
  • The common mental health and substance abuse issues faced by our colleagues;
  • The signs and symptoms of those issues; and
  • What to do when you identify a colleague in need.

 

Agenda:

4:00 p.m.  –  4:15 p.m. : Registration

4:15 p.m.   – 4:20 p.m. : Introductory Remarks

4:20 p.m.   – 4:30 p.m. : Keynote Speech by Congressman Raja

4:30 p.m. –  5:40 p.m. :  CLE Presentation by Dr. Diana Uchiyama of the Lawyers’ Assistance Program

5:40 p.m.  –  6:30 p.m. : Networking/Reception - Complimentary appetizers, beer, wine & soda



Location: Stonewood Ale House - 601 Mall Drive, Schaumburg, IL


Credits: 1 Credit PRMCLE - Mental Health & Substance Abuse

 

Registration Deadline: Sunday November 4th


Non-Members of the DCBA & NWSBA: $20 at the Door


CLICK HERE FOR CLE MATERIALS

 

Questions?

 

 Please contact DCBA Continuing Education Manager Janine Komornick at jkomornick@dcba.org or 630-653-7779

or

NWSBA CLE & Events Coordinator Christine Bartels at cbartels@nwsba.org or 847-621-2378 ext. 3

 

DCBA & NWSBA members will qualify for CLE credit.

 

If you register and are unable to attend, please contact the DCBA office at 630-653-7779 so we can cancel your registration.


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