Coping With Disaster
Many of us have loved ones or friends affected by recent natural disasters. NJLAP has created informational publications to help you and your loved ones know if you are coping well.
Coping with Disaster Brochure
Coping with Disaster Flyer
CHICAGO, Aug. 14, 2017 —A coalition of groups, including the American Bar Association
Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs, released today a comprehensive report, The Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change, aimed at addressing the problem of substance use and mental health disorders of lawyers.
The summer edition of "Balance," NJLAP's e-newsletter is out. The theme for this issue is "Self Care." Read about how important it is to "put on your own airmask" before you help others. Click on the link above to request a free, confidential subscription.
Join NJLAP staff to learn how various aspects of Lawyer Well Being — substance abuse, stress, work-life balance, brain function and others — can jeopardize your professionalism and increase your risk for ethical problems. Learn about some coping skills for enhancing well being, such as mindfulness and humor. Click on the link above.