Combatting Stress in the Legal Profession: Adjusting to the ‘New Normal’

by | Jan 5, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic and the changes it has sparked have added new pressures to an already stress-prone profession.

The COVID-19 pandemic and the changes it has sparked have added new pressures to an already stress-prone profession. As we continue to grapple with the pandemic, the question of how we adapt to the ‘new normal’ in our working and professional lives is at the forefront of our concerns.

 

As lawyers, we need to take particular note of this. Research suggests that legal professionals generally experience higher levels of depression, anxiety, stress and lower levels of mental wellbeing than members of the general population.

 

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