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2017 Mental Health Week Breakfast
Friday 13 October 2017, 08:00am - 09:30am

Mental Wellbeing & Resilience in the Legal Workplace - We are all in this together

Join us for a hearty breakfast and an engaging presentation from Trevor Edmond. Earn 1 CPD point in (CB). Win a basket of goodies as lucky door prize. Celebrate collegiality and make a move towards better mental health in the legal profession. 

Venue: Neptuna & Mavie Rooms, Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront
Cost: $99 incl GST
Level: Suitable for all levels of legal practice

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Overview

The world of legal work is changing and in this change and pressure to become leaner, there are hazards for mental health and wellbeing and risk that some people can be left behind. Gruelling caseloads and work schedules, coupled with high expectations from clients, are among the pressures lawyers face daily.

Senior law partners like Trevor Edmond are looking at how to create a more supportive work environment by offering health and wellbeing programs and a more proactive approach towards mental health issues as part of its culture.

 

Presenter: Trevor Edmond, Partner, Wallmans Lawyers

Trevor Edmond is Commercial and Property Partner at Wallmans Lawyers. He has been an advocate for mental health issues and wellbeing in the legal profession for many years. As the previous Managing Partner of Wallmans Lawyers, Trevor has been presenting on the challenges facing the profession, both nationally and at Law Society functions, often drawing on his own experiences. Trevor was interviewed by the ABC’s 7.30 Report about mental health in the profession and continues to be a member of the Law Society of South Australia’s Wellbeing and Resilience committee.

 

Earn 1 CPD point in Practice Management and Business Skills (CB)

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