Signs and Symptoms of Substance Use and Mental Health Issues Among Attorneys

This Interactive Program Will: ~ Discuss how prevalent substance use and mental health issues are among attorneys. ~ Discuss how substance use and mental health issues impair an attorney’s ability to perform legal services with competence. ~ Describe the signs and symptoms of addiction, depression, anxiety, and stress. ~ Provide information on the Lawyer Assistance Program and other resources.

Lita Abella Senior Program Analyst, Lawyer Assistance Program The State Bar of California

Lita Abella is a Senior Program Analyst at the State Bar of California. Her role is to conduct outreach and present education programs for the Lawyer Assistance

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Your Health First: The Importance of Cultivating Your Best Health & Wellness in a Stressful Profession

If left unchecked, professional stress can result in lost time, mistakes, employee and client turnover, and can adversely affect mental, emotional and physical health. Crafting your practice to enhance your wellbeing remains an essential component to better outcomes for your clients, increased job satisfaction and longevity within the profession. We will discuss time management strategies to allow for your optimum health and professional longevity such as fitness programs, nutrition, firm team building activities, calendar control, anger and fear management. Leave with realistic ways to successfully improve your overall well-being, ease stress, gain energy, and become the most powerful

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The January Blitz!!

Urgent: The Deadline for GROUP 1 (A-G) is February 1, 2019.

Finish Your 25 Hours of Continuing Legal Education with SCBA!

California MCLE Requirements: 25 Total Hours Continuing Legal Education Credits Every 3 Years, Including: 4 Credit Hours of Legal Ethics, 1 Credit Hour of Competence Issues, and 1 Credit Hour of Elimination of Bias

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