Seven Secrets to Survive the Struggle with Sanity - On Demand CLE

Seven Secrets to Survive the Struggle with Sanity - On Demand CLE
Seven Secrets to Survive the Struggle with Sanity - On Demand CLE

Seven Secrets to Survive the Struggle with Sanity - On Demand CLE

$125.00

Please note: On-Demand programs may take up to 1 business day to appear in your Trial Guides Learning Center Account. 

Join the CLE performer, Stuart Teicher, Esq., as he helps you understand the causes and risk factors of substance abuse, and discusses treatment alternatives. Stuart also reveals a unique approach to prevent substance abuse and ensure long term mental health when he explains his “seven secrets to lawyer sanity.”

Timed Agenda

0:00 – 0:25  Causes
  • An insidious, disguised progression and downward spiral
  • Genetic predisposition versus “acquired”
  • Specific concerns for trial lawyers: mental health issues that arise from constantly dealing with difficult people and the relentlessly adversarial nature of trial practice


0:25 – 0:40  Risk Factors

  • Stress
  • The culture of the legal practice
  • Signs for yourself, and things to keep an eye out for in others


0:40 – 0:50  Addiction as a Chronic Disease

  • Brain imaging studies from drug-addicted individuals


0:50 – 1:10  Treatment Alternatives

  • General programs available, and how lawyer’s assistance programs can help


1:10 – 1:20  Recovery and the Right Mentality for Recovery

  • Coping mechanisms
  • Taking care of yourself mentally and physically
  • Making smart lifestyle choices


1:20 – 2:00  Prevention Tips

The seven secrets for sanity and substance abuse prevention for lawyers:

    1. Pursuing a goal that is greater than yourself
    2. Striving for continual growth and being the best
    3. Being vigilant: relentless determination
    4. The importance of having the right attitude
    5. Focusing on the present and living in the now
    6. Taking care of yourself, mentally, emotionally, and physically
    7. Living a rich life outside the office

 

Need accreditation in another jurisdiction?  Fill out this form and note Course No.191207D01

 

  • Details

    On Demand CLE: Run Time - 110 minutes
  • Accreditation

    Approved Credits

    Nevada, 1.5 Ethics



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Please note: On-Demand programs may take up to 1 business day to appear in your Trial Guides Learning Center Account. 

Join the CLE performer, Stuart Teicher, Esq., as he helps you understand the causes and risk factors of substance abuse, and discusses treatment alternatives. Stuart also reveals a unique approach to prevent substance abuse and ensure long term mental health when he explains his “seven secrets to lawyer sanity.”

Timed Agenda

0:00 – 0:25  Causes
  • An insidious, disguised progression and downward spiral
  • Genetic predisposition versus “acquired”
  • Specific concerns for trial lawyers: mental health issues that arise from constantly dealing with difficult people and the relentlessly adversarial nature of trial practice


0:25 – 0:40  Risk Factors

  • Stress
  • The culture of the legal practice
  • Signs for yourself, and things to keep an eye out for in others


0:40 – 0:50  Addiction as a Chronic Disease

  • Brain imaging studies from drug-addicted individuals


0:50 – 1:10  Treatment Alternatives

  • General programs available, and how lawyer’s assistance programs can help


1:10 – 1:20  Recovery and the Right Mentality for Recovery

  • Coping mechanisms
  • Taking care of yourself mentally and physically
  • Making smart lifestyle choices


1:20 – 2:00  Prevention Tips

The seven secrets for sanity and substance abuse prevention for lawyers:

    1. Pursuing a goal that is greater than yourself
    2. Striving for continual growth and being the best
    3. Being vigilant: relentless determination
    4. The importance of having the right attitude
    5. Focusing on the present and living in the now
    6. Taking care of yourself, mentally, emotionally, and physically
    7. Living a rich life outside the office

 

Need accreditation in another jurisdiction?  Fill out this form and note Course No.191207D01

 

Speakers

Stuart Teicher

Stuart Teicher

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq. is a professional legal educator who focuses on ethics law and writing instruction. A practicing attorney for over two decades, Stuart’s career is now dedicated to helping fellow attorneys survive the practice of law and thrive in the profession. Mr. Teicher teaches seminars, provides in-house training to law firms and legal departments, provides CLE instruction at law firm client events, and also gives keynote speeches... Learn More