30 min

Mental Health for Lawyers with Claudette Patton Kentucky Romance Author Podcast

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“Save one life, save one career, save one family.”  -Claudette Patton
 
According to a survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the legal field belongs to the top 25 most stressful jobs. Mountains of paperwork, billing pressures, overtimes, deadlines, client demands, and not to mention, court battles- even the toughest lawyer will at some point succumb to burn out. This week, we will look deeper into the lawyer’s mind with Claudette Patton. With 30 years of experience, Claudette became an expert in the vast arena of the legal industry including mediation, litigation, and education. Claudette talks about the factors contributing to mental health issues among lawyers and simple ways you can do to care for your mental well-being. Stress, substance abuse, and depression do not discriminate between professions. Whatever field you’re in, you will need assistance when pressures and adversities try to break you. Tune in and discover resources that can provide the help you need, at the same time maintaining confidentiality. 



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Highlights: 
03:17 Stress and Suicide Among Lawyers
07:00 Lawyer Assistance Program 
10:35 What Makes Lawyers Susceptible to Mental Issues
14:01 Save One
19:55 Simple Ways to Take Care of Your Mental Health
25:31 The Congressional Awards 

“Save one life, save one career, save one family.”  -Claudette Patton
 
According to a survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the legal field belongs to the top 25 most stressful jobs. Mountains of paperwork, billing pressures, overtimes, deadlines, client demands, and not to mention, court battles- even the toughest lawyer will at some point succumb to burn out. This week, we will look deeper into the lawyer’s mind with Claudette Patton. With 30 years of experience, Claudette became an expert in the vast arena of the legal industry including mediation, litigation, and education. Claudette talks about the factors contributing to mental health issues among lawyers and simple ways you can do to care for your mental well-being. Stress, substance abuse, and depression do not discriminate between professions. Whatever field you’re in, you will need assistance when pressures and adversities try to break you. Tune in and discover resources that can provide the help you need, at the same time maintaining confidentiality. 



Connect with de de:
Website
Facebook
LinkedIn
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube




Highlights: 
03:17 Stress and Suicide Among Lawyers
07:00 Lawyer Assistance Program 
10:35 What Makes Lawyers Susceptible to Mental Issues
14:01 Save One
19:55 Simple Ways to Take Care of Your Mental Health
25:31 The Congressional Awards 

30 min