UNMASKING THE TRUTH ABOUT DEPRESSION: Breaking Stigma, Being Each Other’s Keepers, Restoring the Profession
This roundtable discussion, featuring Buddy Stockwell (Executive Director, Lawyers Assistance Program, Inc.) will provide general facts/statistics about depression in the legal profession. Buddy Stockwell will then facilitate an interactive discussion regarding the impact of depression on a lawyer’s practice and on the members of the firm/office; signs and behaviors that can alert family, friends, and co-workers that a lawyer is struggling with depression; what policies can be implemented to keep attorneys from falling to the point of no return; and what we can do to safeguard ourselves from depression.
Louisiana Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue
Total Hours: 1.50
Ethics Hours: 0.00
Professionalism Hours: 1.50
LPM Hours: 0.00
Registration 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Program 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Free for LSBA Diversity Statement Signatories; $20 for all others
For more information or to register, please contact Kelly McNeil Legier (email@example.com; 504-619-0129) at the Louisiana State Bar Association.