When “Lady Justice” asked me to be a guest columnist for Black History Month, I was thrilled! Little did I know that writing this would trigger a lot of emotions.
Work Overcommitment and Family Day — what can you do? It’s the Family Day long weekend! When Alberta’s then Premier Don Getty created Canada’s first provincial February statutory holiday in 1990, he reportedly intended the...
Why Peer Support? Why would lawyers need, or want, a peer support program? The short answer is hope.
If someone had told you that law was the most stressful profession, that lawyers struggle to find meaning in their work, and that lawyers score low on measures of happiness,...
Today’s blog is about good news. As of the end 2022, Assist has provided counselling services to more than 29% of Alberta lawyers.
Advertising and the World of Well-Being “Self-care is empowering!” said the sign.
We are Stronger Where We are Mended It is trite to talk about how we all spent more time in our homes during the pandemic.
New Year, New You and the Game of Law When I was younger, I enjoyed going through the process of setting resolutions as the new year approached.
Happy Holiday to all and to all a Good 2023! Is anyone going to miss 2022 when it leaves us? It has been the third in a succession of challenging years....
From Guilty Pleasures to Words of Wisdom to Live By We all had guilty pleasures that got us through long (and sometimes dark) days during the pandemic.