Latest mental health

Podcast May 31 2022 ByRobyn TongolThe Boutique Lawyer Show: Mental health considerations in criminal law

By its very nature, criminal law sees a greater prevalence of mental health issues than most other practice areas, requi...

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Support for Lawyers
Big Law May 04 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyNew support service for lawyers launches

A new mental health wellbeing counselling service for legal professionals has been unveiled, providing expert, anonymous...

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Sue Parker
SME Law Apr 27 2022 BySue ParkerIs vulnerability the missing link for lawyers?

The capacity to be vulnerable, both personally and professionally, helps build trust and also strengthens self-care, wri...

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How many Victorian lawyers think they’re part of a positive workplace culture?
Big Law Apr 03 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyNew findings from the Victorian Legal Services Board and Commissioner ...

New findings from the Victorian Legal Services Board and Commissioner (VLSB+C) reveal the impact of workplace culture fo...

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mental health issues in law
Big Law Mar 03 2022 ByGlen CranwellRethinking our response to mental health issues in law

With stress, anxiety, depression, and suicide ideation still so prevalent in Australia’s legal profession, mental heal...

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Fay Calderone
Big Law Jan 24 2022 ByLauren CroftCreating a ‘culture of conversation surrounding mental health’

Firms that make an investment in their staff’s mental health post-pandemic will benefit from increased performance and...

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Tass Liveris
Big Law Jan 23 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonAs mental health issues continue to escalate and more lawyers leave th...

As mental health issues continue to escalate and more lawyers leave the workplace, the new Law Council president has add...

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Anne Marie Collins
Big Law Dec 23 2021 ByAnne Marie CollinsMaking the space to improve your mental health in 2022

Working in the legal industry presents a whole range of challenges that can impact your mental health, none of which hav...

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Big Law Nov 28 2021 ByLauren CroftAs mental health in the profession becomes particularly important post...

As mental health in the profession becomes particularly important post-pandemic, one lawyer is raising thousands of doll...

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Rachel Last
Big Law Nov 22 2021 ByLauren CroftMental health ‘must be talked about’

As 40 per cent of law students have been found to experience stress or depression to the extent of requiring treatment, ...

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