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The Mindful Law Firm 101: The ABA Wellness Pledge
September 12 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
$25 – $40
The HBA presents the first of a four-part yoga CLE series featuring licensed attorney and yoga instructor Justine Fanarof, JD, MPH, E-RYT 500.
The Mindful Law Firm 101: Understanding the ABA Wellness Pledge and Ensuring that Your Law Firm Adheres to the ABA Wellness Pledge
Accredited for 1.5 hours of MCLE, including .5 hour ethics, this session will teach:
The science of mindfulness;
Mindfulness and mindfulness practices;
Movement and wellness — how yoga supports mindfulness, your law practice, and client satisfaction.
Space is limited! HBA members and non-member attorneys welcome.
Click here to register for all four sessions (Sept. 12, Oct. 17, Nov. 21 and Dec. 12).
Please bring a yoga mat and two yoga blocks, and wear comfortable clothing that supports and contains you.
Understand the science of mindfulness and meditation and how the science is correlated to well-being;
Learn the difference between mindfulness and mindfulness practices and how to incorporate mindfulness practices into daily life, with a focus on the joys, challenges, and ethics of working in the legal environment;
Become aware of the body and the brain and gain an understanding of the brain’s analytical and lateral thinking skills developed through the study and practice of law to enhance employee well-bring, skill-set development, business growth, and a sense of passion and purpose or workplace satisfaction and sense of belonging;
Learn gentle yoga stretches and practical breathing exercises to be used throughout the day, in a variety of settings to bring and restore balance; and
Learn practices to recognize and reduce stress and anxiety to support wellness and nurture professional responsibility.