For many lawyers, work can take a heavy emotional, mental and physical toll. When it leads to stress, anxiety, burnout and depression, the costs are high – both personally and professionally.
We hope the resources on this page can assist you in meeting the challenges and allowing allow you to lead a healthy and balanced life. We will keep adding resources as they become available, so we invite you to bookmark this page.
LAWYERS CONCERNED FOR LAWYERS
Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers (LCL) provides a free confidential assistance program for Saskatchewan lawyers, judges, articling students, law students and their immediate family members. This program is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 1.800.663.1142
211 SK EMERGENCY/CRISIS HOTLINES
Call 211 or Text 211. Visit 211 SK Emergency/Crisis Hotlines to learn more.
CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION
The Canadian Mental Health Association is a nationwide organization that promotes mental health and supports people recovering from mental illness. Visit their website to find links to local and national resources.
Many free professional development recordings on wellness are available. To browse through our conferences, webinars and documents, visit CBAPD.org and search “Wellness”. You might want to check out more specifically:
CBA WELL-BEING SUBCOMMITTEE
Since 1989, the CBA Well-being Subcommittee has recognized the unique needs of our profession and worked to find solutions that allow our members to lead healthy, balanced lives. The CBA Well-Being Subcommittee develops resources and programs specifically for lawyers: