Career

Law practice is an exacting profession. In this competitive, stress-filled world of rapid change practicing law carries many challenges. The result? The pressures can take a toll on your personal and professional life. Illness, burnout, chronic stress, marital conflicts, alcohol or drug dependency and other difficulties may affect you. Here we have compiled articles and…

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Career

Inspiration

Inspiration

Hugging is Healthy                         It relieves tension, Combats dep

Mental Health

Mental Health

Law practice is an exacting profession. In this competitive, stress-filled world of rapid change practicing law carries many challenges. The

Addiction

Addiction

The term addiction has come to refer to a wide and complex range of behaviours. While addiction most commonly refers to compulsive use of su

Help for a Colleague—If You Don’t Help Who Will?

By Leota Embleton, MSW, I.C.A.D.C. Program Manager, Ontario Lawyers Assistance Program A typical alcoholic lawyer may drink...

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A Soft place to Fall

By Jill S. Fenaughty When lawyers, students or judges need to unburden themselves from time to time they can call the...

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Exploring Career Alternatives

By Leota Embleton, MSW, I.C.A.D.C. Program Manager Ontario Lawyers’ Assistance ProgramSubmitted to Durham Region Law...

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