New South Wales  Australia Bar Association
Wednesday, June 23 2021 1-2pm

Effective strategies to deal with the psychological fallout of bullying or incivility in post covid legal practice

In this webinar, Dawn will explain what secondary trauma is, how to spot the signs of secondary trauma in oneself and others, and lead a discussion about ways that barristers We can’t always control how people treat us but we always control how we respond. In particular we can employ effective strategies to preserve our own sense of wellbeing and integrity. These strategies are even more important now, in post Covid legal practice, than ever before. Covid has worn us all down; we may not be as nimble or as resilient as we once were before the pandemic. Added to this mix are the unique challenges of online hearings. 

MANAGING SECONDARY TRAUMA AS LEGAL PRACTITIONERS
Tuesday, 6 April 2021, 1-2:00pm

The Victorian Bar‘s Health and Wellbeing Committee in Australia is hosting a webinar – Managing Secondary Trauma as Legal Practitioners on Tuesday, 6 April 2021, 1-2:00pm.

Barristers and legal practitioners, especially those practicing in the Family Court of Australia, or work in with children, and in coronial and criminal law, can be involved in cases that include difficult and traumatic incidents. This can take a toll on practitioners’ #wellbeing.

In this webinar, Dawn will explain what secondary trauma is, how to spot the signs of secondary trauma in oneself and others, and lead a discussion about ways that barristers and legal practitioners can manage secondary trauma and where to find help.

Lawyers as Collaborative Leaders Event

Lawyers as Collaborative Leaders – Secondary Trauma And Mental Health In The Legal Profession
Date: Tuesday February 2, 2021

To kick off our first LACL session in 2021, I’m super excited to be sharing with you Dawn D’Amico. In this session we will be discussing the very important topic of secondary trauma that as lawyers we experience far too often.


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The Canadian Criminal Lawyers Association and Law and Mental Disorder Association’s 6th Annual Convention.

– 2021