Need to Know
We are thankful to our many colleagues
throughout the state who have referred
clients or associated with us on complex
medical negligence cases in 2016, and we
look forward to working with you in 2017.
Catherine Mee Moen, Angela Macey-Cushman, Gene Moen, Tyler Goldberg-Hoss
WSBA Lawyers Assistance
WSBA Connects Offers Free
All WSBA members are eligible for three free
Weekly Job Search Group
sessions on a range of topics including work
stress, career challenges, addiction, anxiety,
and other issues. Call 800-765-0770 to ar-
range an appointment with a clinician.
The weekly job search group provides
strategy and support to unemployed attorneys. The group runs for seven weeks
and is limited to eight attorneys. Participants receive the comprehensive WSBA
job search guide, Getting There: Your Guide
to Career Success, which can also be found
online at www.tinyurl.com/7xheb8b. To
join, schedule a career consultation by
contacting Dan Crystal at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mindful Lawyers Group
A growing number of legal professionals
across the nation are applying mindful-ness-based skills and training to lawyering. The Washington Contemplative
Lawyers group meets on Mondays in the
WSBA LAP group room from 12:00-12: 45.
For more information, contact Greg Wolk
The “Unbar” Alcoholics
The Unbar, an “open” AA group for attorneys, has been meeting for over 25
years. Meetings are held Wednesdays
from noon to 1: 30 pm at the Skinner Building at 1326 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor. Also, if
you are seeking a peer advisor to connect
with and perhaps walk you to this meeting, the Lawyers Assistance Program can
arrange this. Call 206-727-8268.
Blues or Depression?
Many lawyers are depressed but don’t realize it. Symptoms include sadness, loss
of pleasure or interest in activities, weight
gain or loss, sleep problems, feeling restless or slowed-down, fatigue, trouble
thinking or concentrating, and thoughts
of death. Untreated, it can cause serious
work dysfunction and more. Talk to your
doctor about your symptoms, or call 800-
765-0770 to arrange an appointment with
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