The Federal Court hosted the inaugural Minds Court lecture on mental health in the legal profession on 12 November, with two inspiring speakers sharing their stories.
Lawyers are more likely to have anxiety, depression and other mental health issues than the general population.
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LSJ is launching a new podcast to shine light on dark issues that remain somewhat taboo topics of discussion among lawyers.
When you think of an “alcoholic”, you probably don’t picture a lawyer in an expensive suit fronting up to court. Yet studies have shown lawyers…
Spending time among trees can offer humans access to the company of other living things like nothing else can.
After more than 10 years at the helm, Marie and George Jepson are stepping down from involvement in the Tristan Jepson Memorial Foundation (TJMF). Leadership…
Law firms can keep the R U OK? conversation to support mental health support going throughout the year.
Picking up the early signs of burnout can avert a crisis from which it can take years to recover.
As head of the Butterfly Foundation, Christine Morgan uses her legal skills to advocate for better services, research and knowledge of mental illnesses.
Section 32 of the Mental Health (Forensic Provisions) Act 1990 was amended, extending the divisionary regime to those with cognitive impairment. By KAREN WEEKS.