Coronavirus

COVID-19: wellbeing and mental health resources

Promoting and supporting good mental health and wellbeing for solicitors is a key priority for the Law Society.

We’re aware that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the social distancing measures are having a significant impact on the profession.

We’ve put together a set of resources to help you and your teams.

LawCare

LawCare is a charity specialising in mental health and wellbeing for the legal community.

Its helpline is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm: 0800 279 6888

LawCare’s live chat is available on:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday from 1.15pm to 5.30pm
  • Thursday from 9am to 1.15pm 

Resources for practitioners

Helplines for professional and personal support

Stress and mental health

Podcasts: 

Blogs:

Resources for managers

HR and people management

Supporting wellbeing in the workplace: guidance for best practice

Supervision: good practice for remote supervision of junior staff and trainee solicitors

Blogs:

Events

Supporting others and creating a mentally-healthy workplace culture

This series of two 90-minute live webinars will help attendees to develop effective practices to promote a more positive mental health culture within law firms/organisations.

Date: 1 and 8 July 2022
Time: 12pm to 1.30pm
Cost: £95 + VAT
Location: Online

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