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You may talk to a counselor at any time.
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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
The LCL office will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28. LCL’s 24-hour hotline will be in operation through the Thanksgiving holiday, as it is every day. Thanksgiving is a time of gratitude but this holiday can also be difficult for anyone struggling with early recovery, an illness or dealing with loss. We hope you will reach out to LCL; we can offer you support. Additional resources are listed here.
Holiday Stress: It’s Coming – What You Can Do to Minimize It. December 2, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., at the LCL office. 1.0 CLE Credit (applied for). If you are outside the Twin Cities and would like to participate via teleconference, please make your reservation by noon on December 2 and we’ll send you the instructions and handouts. You may email email@example.com to register.
Thanks to those who gave generously on Give to the Max Day. Our board match is still active and we appreciate your support! Just make your donation HERE. Help us meet our LCL Board match of $5,000!
DOR’s December Topic of the Month
How Much is Too Much? Being resilient to stress. Some stress is unavoidable, but you can learn ways to become more resilient to it.