OSB Professional Liability Fund

Lawyer Well-Being: How Mental Health and Substance Use Can Affect Our Profession

Date: 01/09/2019
Topic: Mental Health and Substance Use
Credit:1 - MHSU
OSB CLE Event ID: 53561
Program Materials:No Materials

This free program, which is available in many formats and qualifies for the Mental Health and Substance Use CLE credit, offers lawyers hope and help in light of the recent national research that revealed the high rate of depression, anxiety, stress, and substance use experienced by attorneys. Topics include an overview of the recent research, information on how to recognize when someone needs help, resources for getting help, and Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Gregory Silver’s personal story of recovery. To listen to or order the program, click here on Wellness.


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