Answering the Call: Overcoming Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession

Seats : Available

  • Class: Answering the Call: Overcoming Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession
  • Date: 09/20/2017
  • Time: 4:30pm EDT- 5:30pm EDT
  • Presenter(s): Neil Waechter
  • Class Type: Virtual Training
  • Content Provider: LexisNexis
  • Registration End: 09/20/2017

Description

In this course, you will examine the characteristics of the legal profession that make attorneys so much more susceptible to substance abuse as well as review the wildly disproportionate disciplinary records. During our session we will cover: • Substance Abuse Prevalence in Legal Profession • Consequences of Substance Abuse in the Legal Profession • A Personal Story of Addiction • Signs of Substance Abuse and Strategies Uses to Hide Addiction Problems in the Legal Profession • Answering the Call for Help • Successful Treatment Programs • Changing the Culture from Within the Legal Profession • The Model Rules of Professional Conduct

CLE Information

CLE Credit Available

State Accreditation

State Status Total Credits Type Of Credit Approved Thru
Alaska Approved 1.00 Ethics
Arizona Approved 1.00 Ethics
Arkansas Approved 1.00 Ethics
California Approved 1.00 Substance Abuse
Colorado Approved 1.00 General
Connecticut Approved 1.00 Ethics
Florida Approved 1.00 Substance Abuse 02/27/2019
Hawaii Approved 1.00 Ethics
Illinois Approved 1.00 Ethics
Louisiana Approved 1.00 Professionalism
New Hampshire Approved 1.00 Substance Abuse
New Jersey Approved 1.20 Ethics
New Mexico Approved 1.00 Ethics
New York Approved 1.00 Ethics
Pennsylvania Approved 1.00 Ethics
Washington Approved 1.00 Ethics
Price: $0.00

Class Information

    In this course, you will examine the characteristics of the legal profession that make attorneys so much more susceptible to substance abuse as well as review the wildly disproportionate disciplinary records.

Prerequisites