Wellbeing Webinar: Lifting the Curtain: An Open (and Sometimes Irreverent) Reflection on Anxiety and Depression

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Live Webinar: Wellbeing Webinar: Lifting the Curtain: An Open (and Sometimes Irreverent) Reflection on Anxiety and Depression

February 13, 2024 

2:00 - 3:00 pm EST

60-minute presentation 

1.00 CLE Credit

The prevalence of anxiety, depression, and substance abuse within the legal profession is well known. Attorney Will Jordan personalizes the statistics by sharing his experience with anxiety and depression. Using a storytelling format, Will describes how he came to recognize his mental health struggles, how he tried (unsuccessfully) to cure them, and how, over the years, he has learned to cope with them. Will seeks to decrease the stigma around mental health issues in the legal profession and to provide encouragement and resources for lawyers suffering from anxiety, depression, or substance abuse.

Cost:

Members: Free for NDAA Members
Non-Member: $100

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Eligibility: 

NDAA’s mission to serve and support prosecutors and their staff. In consideration of this commitment, NDAA requires that all those in attendance of our programs currently work in or work closely with prosecution: NDAA invites prosecutors, lawyers and paralegals in local, state, tribal, federal and military government attorneys’ offices. If you are not sure about your eligibility, please contact training@ndaajustice.org.

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Will Jordan

Assistant United States Attorney and the Chief of the Civil Division

District of South Carolina

Will Jordan is an Assistant United States Attorney and the Chief of the Civil Division for the District of South Carolina.  Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Will was in private practice in Columbia, South Carolina, where he focused his practice in the areas of professional negligence, employment, and business and commercial litigation. Will has served as a member of the South Carolina Bar’s Lawyers Helping Lawyers Commission and is a frequent speaker on the topic of mental health. He lives in Columbia with his wife and four children.

Continuing Legal Education Credits: 1.00 hour

Continuing Legal Education Credits: 1.00-hour. This course is approved for credit in Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. All other attorneys seeking CLE credit should contact their state bar for more information. At the conclusion of the course and after completion of the electronic evaluation survey, all attendees will receive a uniform continuing education certificate that they may use to report their continuing education hours to their state bar or reporting agency. Questions regarding CLE can be directed to CLE@ndaajustice.org.

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Wellbeing Webinar: Lifting the Curtain: An Open (and Sometimes Irreverent) Reflection on Anxiety and Depression
02/13/2024 at 2:00 PM (EST)  |  60 minutes
02/13/2024 at 2:00 PM (EST)  |  60 minutes
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