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2020
October
08,
2020
| 10:22 AM America/Chicago
The year 2020 has been filled with challenges and stresses, while also opening opportunities to recommit to personal well-being. The American Bar Association (ABA) Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs Law School Committee and the ABA Law Student ...
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September
30,
2020
| 13:44 PM America/Chicago
by Anne Chambers, LCSW September is time to honor two important occasions: National Recovery Month and Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. Lawyers have above average rates of substance concerns, depression and suicide. In a 2015 study by the H...
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August
26,
2020
| 16:46 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program (MOLAP) is set to hold remote student office hours for all four Missouri law schools through November. MOLAP offers free, 24/7, professional, confidential counseling for members of The Missouri Bar, immediate ...
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July
29,
2020
| 16:42 PM America/Chicago
Many members of The Missouri Bar, and the community at large, want to speak out regarding racial unrest in our communities but are not comfortable doing so. ...
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June
15,
2020
| 11:44 AM America/Chicago
by Roger Whittler, LPC, Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program Clinician ...
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May
01,
2020
| 12:53 PM America/Chicago
The legal profession comes with lots of rewarding work, but it also presents challenges, including mental health concerns. According to recent studies, lawyers are at an increased risk for depression, suicide, substance use and other complex wellness...
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April
17,
2020
| 14:44 PM America/Chicago
By Roger Whittler, LPC COVID-19 is affecting us all in unique ways. We have heard the recommendations by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention regarding steps we should take to protect ourselves and others. One of the best ways is by stayi...
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April
15,
2020
| 10:26 AM America/Chicago
Too many lawyers are currently experiencing high levels of stress and forgetting to prioritize their personal well-being. That's why The Missouri Bar has created a new online community for lawyers to discuss self-care, mindfulness and more in a suppo...
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March
25,
2020
| 11:39 AM America/Chicago
We can’t wait to celebrate the 25th Annual Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Conference! The event is set for Friday, November 6, in Kansas City at the KCMBA Event Center and will feature a streamlined, one-day format. If you would like to be considered f...
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March
18,
2020
| 14:07 PM America/Chicago
By Roger Whittler, LPC  Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program clinician  ...
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March
13,
2020
| 10:10 AM America/Chicago
MOLAP's Anne Chambers shares some questions to consider as part of a well-being audit. ...
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February
27,
2020
| 16:10 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Lawyers' Assistance Program will hold office hours remotely at each law school in Missouri in April. Law students interested in an appointment during office hours can call 1-800-688-7859. ...
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February
07,
2020
| 12:58 PM America/Chicago
by Roger Whittler, LPC  Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program Clinician Valentine’s Day is a special time to reflect on our special relationships. Sometimes, however, relationships do not work out. We can experience a breakup that profoundly disru...
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2019
October
14,
2019
| 08:44 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program (MOLAP) will hold office hours at all four Missouri law schools in October and November and at UMKC School of Law in December. ...
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October
09,
2019
| 09:58 AM America/Chicago
  The Board of Governors has revised the Model Policy for Law Firms Addressing Impairment to clarify language that could have led impaired lawyers and other lawyers in a firm to incorrectly believe that the policy removed an attorney’s duty to rep...
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August
15,
2019
| 11:31 AM America/Chicago
Happy, healthy lawyers help firms thrive, and now is a great time to put attorney well-being front and center in your organization. ...
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July
31,
2019
| 10:31 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program (MOLAP) will hold office hours in August at Saint Louis University School of Law and at all four Missouri law schools in September. ...
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May
29,
2019
| 15:26 PM America/Chicago
Gearing up for habit change? Preparation is a powerful tool. ...
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May
16,
2019
| 10:41 AM America/Chicago
According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for millions of American affected by mental illness, May is a month for raising awareness of mental health, fighting the ...
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March
08,
2019
| 15:22 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program (MOLAP) will hold monthly office hours at each law school in Missouri in March and April. The MOLAP program offers free 24/7 professional, confidential counseling for members of The Missouri Bar, immediate fam...
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March
05,
2019
| 15:30 PM America/Chicago
  Lawyers frequently complain of anxiety. Stress in the legal profession is well known, including the adversarial nature of the court system, demanding schedules and heavy workloads. In a recent landmark study conducted by the ABA Commission ...
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