Performance under stress presentation

Join the Family Action Network and D65 on Tues., Feb. 18 for Performing At Your Best Under Stress, presented by Sian Beilock, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Principal Investigator at the Human Performance Lab at The University of Chicago.

This event is free and open to the public. CPDU’s available.

The author of the 2010 New York Times bestseller "Choke: What the Secrets of the Brain Reveal About Getting It Right When You Have To," Dr. Beilock is one of the foremost experts on the brain science behind performance under stress, explains why we “choke” under pressure as well as how we make that difficult math calculation or presentation look easy. She will give an overview of what psychological and brain science says about how we get to be the best and will then detail how and why our performance sometimes go awry when there is the utmost pressure to succeed.

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