Mental Health and Lawyers: An Unspoken Struggle
September 5, 2019
There are many reasons you keep hearing about the importance of wellness in the legal profession. The statistics are concerning and the impact of these issues on both the individual and the firm’s ability to be as successful as possible is without question. This session will provide you with guidance on what you can do to promote, support and accommodate well-being in your offices.
Presenter: The Honourable Judge Timothy Daley, Nova Scotia Provincial and Family Court
CPD hours: 1
EPPM hours: 1
Please note that there are no materials to accompany this program.
You are Not Alone: The Lawyer’s Guide to Dealing with Anxiety
November 30, 2016
We have all been hearing about lawyers increased experiences of depression and anxiety. We also know that we all are better at what we do when we are healthy and feeling well. So, as suggested by the Bell campaign…”Let’s Talk”.
This program has been tailored specifically for lawyers and will give you some basic information on what anxiety is and how it reveals itself. More importantly, you will learn about strategies to manage anxiety and what resources are available to help yourself and your colleagues.
Presenter: Kellie Williams, Public Education Coordinator, ADAM (Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba)
CPD hours: 1.5
EPPM hours: 1.5