If you are dealing with this issue or know a lawyer who is, there are many resources you can turn to for help.
I wonder if the seven years of struggle would have been cut short if I had the option to speak with someone who cared.
Allowing myself to be vulnerable and let those feelings out was a key in my long-term eating disorder recovery.
We need to mash the stigma surrounding mental health in the legal profession.
Let’s be clear. The mere fact of struggling with a mental health issue does NOT, in itself, make a lawyer ‘unethical.’
Whatever your resolutions in the New Year, be sure to love yourself and take care of you every day.
This incredible resource connects lawyers with others who are dealing with mental health issues.
If you are in recovery and worried about the pressure holiday parties bring, have a plan going in.
Lawyers, as a profession, have a difficult time dealing with depression, addiction, and traumatic events.
Things like this tend to happen when you have an addiction.