The mission of this committee, created in 2012, is to promote attorney well-being by providing education, peer-to-peer support and resources to attorneys and law students in the areas of mental health, emotional balance, stress management (including physical manifestations of stress) and addiction.
A Message from the Chair
December 3, 2014
November 5, 2014
CBA Report Articles from Balanced Living Series
Check out the Health and Well-Being Committee's latest articles in the CBA Report below.
February 2015: Working Through Conflict
January 2015: New Year, New Foods = New You!
December 2014: Welcome New Lawyers
November 2014: My Winning Season: Becoming A Champion For Urban Youth
October 2014: Catching Up With the Health and Well Being Committee
September 2014: The Suicide of a Lawyer with Depression — Ken's Story
August 2014: Optimizing the Attorney: Defending your Performance through Breath and Posture
July 2014: The Challenges of Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease
June 2014: Sticking to Your Fitness Program: Part 2
May 2014: Sticking to Your Fitness Program
April 2014: Essentials for Eating to Live
March 2014: Reflections on the Grieving Process
February 2014: Is it Time for a Health and Well Being Check-up?
January 2014: When Trust Beneficiaries Have Substance Abuse Problems
December 2013: Life Happens: Responding to the Unexpected
November 2013: Mindful Meditation: What it offers for the professional
October 2013:Out of the Shadows: Depression in the Legal Profession
September 2013:Health and Well Being Committee Marks its Second Year
August 2013:Retirement Serenity: Reality or Fiction
July 2013: Why I Teach
June, 2013: Finding a Mentor
May, 2013: How to Make Fit Fit
April, 2013: NAMI of Hamilton County: Education, Support, Advocacy
March, 2013: Living Life on a Balanced Basis
February, 2013: The Life of Frank Marnell
January, 2013: Starting a Fitness Program: Sound Body, Sound Mind
December, 2012: Changing the Way We Relate to Stress and the Practice of Law
November, 2012: What is Good Treatment for Depression and How to Find It.
October, 2012: Suicide is Preventable
September, 2012: Are You Depressed? and The Balancing Act: A Lawyer's Challenge
August, 2012: Preventing Stress and Burnout
July, 2012: Mental Health: OLAP Can Help
June, 2012: Dodging Second Darts
May, 2012: CBA Forms New Committee Focused on Attorney Health and Well-Being
Video Archive from Balanced Living Lecture Series
Click the links below to view programs from the committee’s Balanced Living Lecture Series.
Your Health: It's the Heart of the Matter, February 3, 2015
Just Breathe: Optimizing the Attorney through Breath & Posture, September 12, 2014
How to Make Fit FIT: Sticking to It, May 30, 2014
A Good Night's Sleep: Why You Need It & How to Get It
February 26, 2014
Eat to Live, August 2, 2013
How to Make Fit FIT, May 17, 2013