Alberta Lawyers' Assistance Society

Knowledge Hub

Knowledge Hub

Forewarned is Forearmed
We know that lawyers have high rates of mental health challenges:

So, now that we are armed with the knowledge that we are a profession who encounter mental health challenges at higher rates than the general community, what do we do this this knowledge?

Risk management is a core skill for lawyers, but it looks like we don’t always use this skill about our own well-being.

This section of our well-being is devoted to educating lawyers, articling students, law students and their families about lawyer well-being issues so that with this forewarning, we can forearm ourselves with resiliency and stress management strategies and knowledge about use of alcohol and other substances.

Forewarned is Forearmed
We know that lawyers have high rates of mental health challenges:

So, now that we are armed with the knowledge that we are a profession who encounter mental health challenges at higher rates than the general community, what do we do this this knowledge?

Risk management is a core skill for lawyers, but it looks like we don’t always use this skill about our own well-being.

This section of our well-being is devoted to educating lawyers, articling students, law students and their families about lawyer well-being issues so that with this forewarning, we can forearm ourselves with resiliency and stress management strategies and knowledge about use of alcohol and other substances.