Tag: mental health

The Reality About Mental Health and Lawyers with Patrick Krill [GWL 102]

We can’t discuss mental health awareness enough on this podcast or in this profession. Substance abuse remains a huge issue that many lawyers, especially young lawyers, are dealing with.

Joining us today is Patrick Krill, the principal and founder of Krill Strategies. Patrick is a globally recognized leading authority on addiction and mental health issues in the legal profession. He is also … Read More

Improving Your Physical and Nutritional Health with Christie Miller [GWL 99]

Christie Miller is founder of Eat Train Win, where she coaches in the areas of health, nutrition, and happiness. She is a former financial analyst, corporate lawyer, and LA County Sheriff. Christie is a total badass.

What we chat about in this episode:

  • What led Christie to leave her high paying, high powered job as a corporate attorney
  • How her work took
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Breaking the Silence about Mental Health in the Legal Profession with Sara Giddings

Sara Giddings is a tax, estate planning, and business law practitioner in San Angelo, Texas.  She currently works at the firm of Smith Rose Finley PC.  She serves as the District 15 TYLA Director.  She is very involved in her community and statewide and currently serves as the Tom Green County Young Lawyers President, the chair of the Solo and Small Read More

The Importance of Physical Health for Young Lawyers with Rachel Wilson

Rachel Wilson’s background is rich in volunteer and non-profit work. Following law school, Rachel worked at the Association of American Law Schools in Washington DC helping with their diversity and inclusion initiatives. She recognized the need for legal work in low-income communities, especially with students.

Along with her full-time job at the Law and Leadership Institute, Rachel began attending barre classes, then she … Read More