PBCBA BAR BULLETINS pbcba_bulletin_February 2019 - Page 27

                                   K EYNOTE S PEAKER NYU P ROFESSOR D R . A LAN S CHLECTER Do you know your emotions are contagious? Attend our Law Day Luncheon and find out five qualities of mental health well-  growth mindset vs. fixed mindset and how it relates to feelings of accomplishment. Join us for our annual Law Day Luncheon and find HEALTH HAPPINESS!       Alan Schlechter, MD is a clinical assistant professor at NYU Langone Medical Center and the director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Services at Bellevue Hospital Center. In his role as Director he treats and helps organize the care of some of the most vulnerable children and families in New York City. Alan teaches “The Science of Happiness” to almost 1,000 NYU students each year, in which he shares the mental health education that he believes all people should receive early in life. Alan is interested in using the best science that we have to foster behaviors and thoughts that might help prevent mental illness and grow well-being. In addition to co-authoring U Thrive: How to Succeed in College (and Life), he recently co-edited Becoming Mindful: Integrating Mindfulness Into Your Psychiatric Practice. Dr. Schlechter lives in Greenwich Village with his wife and two daughters.      ONLINE TODAY @ PALMBEACHBAR . ORG Cost: $40.00 members / Judges Complimentary Includes lunch, 1.0 General / 1.0 Mental Illness CLE Credit, plus register by April 15 and receive a FREE gift! Price increases after 4/24/19