YLS: Mental Health for Lawyers & Law Students
As a lawyer, your brain is your most valuable asset, and the practice of law is constantly challenging that asset. For the mind to function optimally, it is important to take care of it. Learn more.
Sponsored by the State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section Health and Wellness Committee, and University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
March 14, 2017 at the University of Detroit Mercy Law School
The Healthy & Happy Lawyer: An Oxymoron?
A happy and healthy lawyer is a better lawyer. What really makes a happy lawyer? And, with all the stresses attached to practice, how is it possible to sustain a practice without jeopardizing your health and happiness? Learn more.
An ABA TechShow Panel
March 17, 2017 in Chicago
The Opioid Epidemic: Impact on Public Health, Regulatory and Private Practice Lawyers
The opioid epidemic is one of the most threatening public health crises in recent decades. As pain management has become more of a treatment priority, public health, regulatory and private practice lawyers all play an important role in reversing this trend. Learn more.
March 20, 2017
Policy, Process & Prevention: A Systems Approach to Improving the Health and Wellbeing of the Profession
This program will highlight key results of the Survey of Law Student Well-Being and the 2016 landmark study conducted by the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and the American Bar Association Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs (CoLAP). Learn more.
Joint program with attendees of the National Forum on Client Protection at the 43rd ABA National Conference on Professional Responsibility
June 2, 2017 in St. Louis