Developing Resilience Techniques for the Working Lawyer

is pleased to offer an Original Seminar:

Developing Resilience Techniques for the Working Lawyer

Mary Jo Desprez- Director of UM’s Wolverine Wellness at University Health Services 
Ms. Desprez is a native of Ann Arbor.  She received her BA (1985) and MA (1987) from Michigan State University.  She has worked in the field of college health/wellness for 28+ years.

This multi-media interactive presentation will cover…

  • Our brains are wired for stress, and we are living in stressful times.
  • Personal well-being is multi-dimensional.
  • The connection between emotional intelligence and resilience.
  • The science behind a resilient brain.
  • Resilience is a skill and not a character trait.
  • Daily practice/exercises to increase resilience and prevent burn-out.

The comments and opinions presented in this seminar are for informational and educational purposes only.

RSVP below by Thursday, February 15, 2018 although walk-ins are welcome!  Feel free to bring your lunch!


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Véronique Liem

Law & Mediation Office of Veronique Liem
The Land Title Building 106 North 4th Avenue, Suite 301 Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: (734) 369-3394
P Number: 39480

With over 30 years of experience representing individuals, professionals and families, with both a law degree and a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Michigan, Véronique Liem brings a unique perspective to her work as attorney, collaborative divorce specialist and mediator. Her credentials include the following:
• Highest "AV Preeminent" peer review rating, Martindale Hubbell • “Best Lawyers- Family Law” 2017.
• Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
• 2015-2016 President and current Member, Collaborative Institute of Michigan (CPIM).
• Former President, Washtenaw County Bar Association (WCBA).
• Michigan Lawyers Weekly “Women in the Law” 2013 Award.
• Vice President and Board of Trustee Member, Avalon Housing.
• 2016 WCBA Public Service/Pro Bono Award.
• Member, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan (WLAM).
• Court-approved Mediator divorce & civil cases.
• State Bar Foundation Fellow

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