Well-Being Tip and Resources
Click below for the virtual well-being tips and resources brochure for the legal community inspired by COLAP's Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being: https://coloradolap.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/2023-Wellbeing-Resources-for-the-Legal-Community.pdf. Please distribute to friends and colleagues.
The version for judges and judicial branch employees will be circulated through the Judicial Well-Being Standing Committee.
Colorado Lawyer Well-Being
Click the links below to learn more.
Mental Health Resources for Lawyers
Click below for Mental Health Resources
Colorado Lawyer Assistance Program (COLAP)
COLAP provides confidential
assistance to Judges, Lawyers, and Law Students for
U.S. Surgeon General's Framework for Workplace Mental Health & Well-Being
Lawyer well-being is an important topic. The ACBA is committed to helping its members pursue well-being – for themselves, for their colleagues, for the Bar. One valuable resource for those interested in help in pursuing lawyer well-being is the ABA Toolkit for Lawyer Well-being. Lawyer Well-being Toolkit This toolkit has helpful information for lawyers, employers, law firms, judges, and others. If you are interested in resources to assist in pursuing lawyer well-being, check out the free ABA Lawyer Well-being Toolkit. Click links below:
Alcohol use disorders are treatable. If you or someone you care about – friend, colleague, family member – has an alcohol use disorder, please reach out for help. The ACBA is here for you, and the Colorado Lawyers Assistance Program (COLAP) is a great resource. Treatment is possible, but the first step is often the hardest.
Institute for Well-Being in Law
IWIL is dedicated to the betterment of the legal profession by focusing on a holistic approach to well-being. Through advocacy, research, education, technical and resource support, and stakeholders' partnerships, it is driven to lead a culture shift in law to establish health and well-being as core centerpieces of professional success.
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