Events

November Chapter Event

When: 11/14/2019 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: CBI - 4112 Old Pineville Road, Charlotte, NC 28217

The Science of Optimism

This talk presents information on the science behind optimism.  How can you determine (i.e., hear) a pessimistic viewpoint and what questions can you ask to assist clients in considering an alternative viewpoint?

Dr. Mary Howerton will describe her research on the factors that relate to optimism and depression and provide participants with practical ways to increase their own psychological well-being and facilitate this learning with their clients.

Competencies Addressed:

Active Listening
Creating Awareness

Meet Dr. Mary K. Howerton, PCC



Dr.  Mary Howerton is principal of a management consulting firm (Mary Howerton Consulting, Inc.) with 30 years of experience in business, people development and management. Her expertise includes experience in the areas of personal & professional leadership development, organizational culture advancement, management and executive coaching for professionals and business leaders.