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Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Palo Alto Chapter Mentoring Meeting: Living Well With Stress
Speaker: Kelly McGoigal, PhD

Date:   March 2, 2010

Time:   7:00-9:00 PM (light supper included)


Mitchell Earth Science Building, 1st floor conference room

Sponsor:   Association of Women in Science (AWIS) - Palo Alto Chapter

Event details:  

Kelly McGonigal, Ph.D., will  present Living Well With Stress, which looks at the four main stress response styles, how to recognize them, and simple strategies for turning a stress response into a healthier response, including some mind-body practices and some ways of thinking differently.   Kelly earned her Ph.D. in psychology here at Stanford, with a concentration in humanistic medicine, the study of how emotions, spirituality, and the caregiver-patient relationship influence healing. Her research in the Stanford Psychophysiology Laboratory focused on how emotions influence the body and how people cope with difficult life transitions.
Door prizes, great food, and an interactive session.

Additional information and/or registration:  

RSVP by Friday Feb 26 - or sooner if possible,

All scientists, students, and their friends are welcome. Men too!Members pay $5 and non-members pay $10 to offset the cost of food. 

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