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You may talk to a counselor at any time.
You may also email us.
LCL provides information on Alcoholics Anonymous and other recovery meetings that are focused on lawyers or recommended by our volunteer members. LCL offers several support groups in our office and via Skype.
DO I HAVE A PROBLEM?
If you are concerned for yourself or another and would like to learn more, LCL can help. View our resources on addiction/dependency, mental illness and stress to understand more about the problems that can affect you in the legal profession and the tools, including self-assessments, that are available to you. Additional resources are available for judges and law students. You are not alone.
NEWS & EVENTS
Suicide Prevention. Suicide is a very serious issue in our profession and has received significant media coverage of late. Because of the attention to this problem, perhaps we are more willing to reach out and listen to colleagues who may be struggling. LCL is here to help. For our Minnesota Lawyer article on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, Read Here.
CLE at LCL: Suicide Awareness and Prevention
Tuesday, November 4, 4-5 p.m. at the LCL office. LCL is very near the Westgate stop on the Green Line. 1.0 EOB credit applied for. Program speaker: Katherine Bender, Ph.D., NCC, Programming Director, The Dave Nee Foundation.
Cost is $10 but scholarships are cheerfully granted. This program is open to all lawyers. RSVP or questions to 651-646-5590.
If you are outside the Twin Cities and would like to participate via teleconference, please make your reservation by 10 a.m. on Tuesday 11/4 and we’ll send you the instructions and handouts.
Thursday, October 30, 2014, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Refreshments will be provided. Please reply to RSVP or with questions.