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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
January Membership Meeting – Wednesday, January 28 at 12:00 noon. Anne Pylkas, M.D., will speak on “The Intersection of Chronic Pain and Addiction: Moving the Treatment of Addiction into the 21st Century”. Fellowship will begin at 11:30 a.m., feel free to bring your lunch.
Depression Support Series in Coon Rapids – Occasionally we learn of community events which may be of interest to members of LCL. On Thursday, February 5, Peg Robert will speak on “Reclaiming a Lost Soul: Codependency Revealed & Recovered”. Peg is a licensed Marriage & Family counselor who speaks on issues of codependency, abuse, trauma, depression, and marital issues.
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Judges and Lawyers. This multi-session workshop will begin January 20.
DOR’s January Topic of the Month
“The Mind-Body Connection” - Learn to recognize and manage stressful situations, practice relaxation techniques, and understand the benefits of making the mind-body connection.