Mental Health Matters: Resources

Mental health challenges in the legal industry extend beyond the lawyers. Intense pressure, an inability to disconnect, and challenging law firm environments can create difficult working conditions for legal marketing professionals. The result: anxiety, depression, and burnout. Building and maintaining a positive culture requires purposeful focus on mental health in the workplace.

Below are a few resources that will empower you to contribute to mental health solutions both personally and professionally.

Information to know: 9-8-8

The new 988 number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline went into effect on July 16, 2022. In July 2020, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) designated 988 as the new three-digit number for the Lifeline. The number will have trained staff to answer calls from individuals at risk for suicide as well as those experiencing other mental health and substance use-related emergencies. Specialized services will be available for veterans, LGBTQ+ individuals, and other groups.