CLE Program Details

Program Title: Professionalism/Ethics Series: Ethical Considerations Facing Attorneys with Alcohol and Drug Issues
Total CLE Hours: 1.00
General CLE Hours: 1.00
Professionalism or Ethics CLE Hours: 1.00
Registration Fee: No Charge

This program has been approved for 1.0 Professionalism CLE hours.

This program presents a view of the life of a typical “Big City” firm lawyer and the rising percentage of impairments identified for lawyers. Stress causes lawyers to turn to substance abuse and they can even suffer mental illness or other disorders.

This program examines the no work/life balance which has lawyers spending little time for themselves, their families and their social activities. How to have a career and a life. What is work/life balance? Why is work/life balance so important? How do I achieve this balance? The conclusion is to set guidelines for a path of balance that will benefit your life and your career knowing that careers last for decades and that work/life balance is not always possible.
This program will provide the participant with the important things to do to set yourself up for a balanced and fulfilling career. Strive to set boundaries of work and free time; to be clear and direct on your communications of your personal goals; and to organize your work life and your personal life. Learn how to perform balance checks to keep your work/balance plan on target.

Materials provided with the program

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Written Material Video Material
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Approved for CLE credit in these Jurisdictions: IL
Available Formats iPod, Quicktime, Flash video
Presenter: Elizabeth A. Granoff