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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.
Keeping Legal Minds Intact: Mitigating Compassion Fatigue Among Legal Professionals will be offered as a free program for ABA members. October 22, 2014, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. If you are not an ABA member, we will be showing it at the LCL office. Please RSVP to email@example.com if you’d like us to hold a spot for you. You’re welcome to bring your lunch.
On the same day, Hazelden Betty Ford will offer “Clear and Present Danger: A Panel Discussion About the Impact of Addiction in the Legal Profession.” Information and registration instructions are available here.
Thursday, October 30, 2014, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Refreshments will be provided. Please reply to RSVP or with questions.
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