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Cognitive Decline: What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About the Aging Brain [Webinar]

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This is the first webinar in a 3-part series exploring the impact of aging for legal professionals.

 

Watch this hour-long webinar to get an overview of cognitive decline, including:

  • its underlying neuroscience,
  • functional day-to-day impacts, and
  • psychological impacts of what happens to the brain as we age.

This webinar covers common symptoms that people develop including memory loss and changes in mood and behavior. It also explores the continuum of cognitive impairment – from cognitively unimpaired all the way to severe dementia – and how this can impact daily living related to health, psychological functioning, and maintaining a legal practice.

Finally, get an overview of assessment and treatment of cognitive decline with a focus on symptoms to look for, how to get help, and new breakthroughs in treatment.

CLICK TO DOWNLOAD PRESENTATION SLIDES.

 

PART 2: Graceful Exits: Identifying Challenges Facing Aging Attorneys and Managing Ethical Risks [Panel Discussion]

PART 3: Reimagine, Refocus or Retire: The Next Stage for Senior Attorneys [Panel Discussion]

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ABOUT OUR PROGRAM LEADER

Tracey Meyers, PsyD, Staff Clinician, LCL MADr. Tracey Meyers, Psy.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of Massachusetts, certified yoga instructor and yoga therapist. She joined LCL MA in August of 2020 following her work for the State of Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services where she spent over 15 years working in inpatient and outpatient mental health settings. Tracey has a strong commitment to integrative medicine for mental health and wellness and leads mindfulness and yoga programs for groups, individuals, and professionals in the workplace. Read more about Tracey here.

Tracey can be reached via email at tracey@lclma.org, or by calling (617) 482-9600.

CATEGORIES: Mental Health
TAGS: cognitive decline

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