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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
Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers welcomes its newest case manager, Chase L. Andersen, Esq. Mr. Andersen received his J.D. from Drake University, has experience in the social services arena as a counselor and social worker, in addition to legal experience in the private sector. Chase is a member of several bar associations and has been recognized as a “Rising Star” attorney in 2014 and 2015 and as a “North Star” attorney for his pro bono legal services.
LCL Annual Membership Picnic, August 20, Minnehaha Park.
DOR’s Topic of the Month: Caught in the Middle – The New Sandwich Generation. Nearly half of all adults in their 40s and 50s are providing care to
an older adult while raising a young child or grandchild or supporting a grown one. These responsibilities have a cost, both financially and emotionally, felt by the caregiver caught in the middle. Your Employee Support Program can provide you with tools and resources to help manage the stress of being part of the new sandwich generation. Watch the Webinar, Strategies for Multigenerational Caregiving on August 18th.
DOR Summer Newsletter – Generational Differences at Work, The Millennials, The Exit of Baby Boomers, and A Young Boss and Older Worker are the articles this month.