Humanizing the Practice of Law

Law, Neuroscience, and Psychology

  • Teresa K Brostoff , Meditation for Law Students: Mindfulness Practice as Experiential Learning, 41 L. & Psychol. Rev. _____(2017). [SSRN]
  • Debra S. Austin, Rob Durr, Emotion Regulation for Lawyers: A Mind Is a Challenging Thing to Tame, 16 Wyo. L. Rev. 387 [SSRN]
  • Debra S. Austin, Drink Like a Lawyer: The Neuroscience of Substance Use and Its Impact on Cognitive Wellness, 15 Nev. L. J. 826 (2015) [SSRN]
  • Debra S Austin, Killing Them Softly: Neuroscience Reveals How Brain Cells Die from Law School Stress and How Neural Self-Hacking Can Optimize Cognitive Performance, 59 Loy. L. Rev. 791 (2013) [SSRN]
  • Julie E. Buchwald, Confronting a Hazard: Do Eating Disorders Plague Women in the Legal Profession?, 9 S. Cal. Rev. L. & Women's Stud. 101 (1999)
  • Susan Daicoff, The Comprehensive Law Movement, 19 Touro L. Rev. 825 (2004) [SSRN]
  • Susan Daicoff, Afterword: The Role of Therapeutic Jurisprudence Within the Comprehensive Law Movement, in Practicing Therapeutic Justice (Dennis P. Stolle et al. eds., 2000)
  • Susan Daicoff, Lawyer, Know Thyself: A Review of Empirical Research on Attorney Attributes Bearing on Professionalism, 46 Am. U. L. Rev. 1337 (1997) [SSRN]
  • Susan Daicoff, Asking Leopards to Change Their Spots: Should Lawyers Change? A Critique of Solutions to Problems with Professionalism by Reference to Empirically-Derived Attorney Personality Attributes, 11 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 547 (1998) [SSRN]
  • Susan Daicoff, Making Law Therapeutic For Lawyers: Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Preventive Law, and the Psychology of Lawyers 5 Psychol. Pub. Pol'y & L. 811 (1999)
  • Susan Daicoff, David B. Wexler, Chapter 26: Therapeutic Jurisprudence, (in Comprehensive Handbook of Psychology, Volume 11: Forensic Psychology (Alan M. Goldstein ed., 2003))
  • John M. A. DiPippa, Martha M. Peters, The Lawyering Process: An Example of Metacognition at Its Best, 10 Clinical L. Rev. 311 (2003)
  • Chris Guthrie, Insights from Cognitive Psychology, 54 J. Legal Educ. 42 (2004)
  • Peter E. Rouse, Every Relationship Matters: Using the Power of Relationships to Transform Your Business, Your Firm, and Yourself (2007)
  • Deborah A. Schmedemann, Pro Bono Publico as a Conscience Good, 35 Wm. Mitchell L. Rev. 977 (2009) [SSRN]
  • Deborah A. Schmedemann, Priming for Pro Bono Publico: Inculcating a Norm of Public Service in New Lawyers, 64 Wm. Mitchell Legal Stud. Res. Paper (2007) [SSRN]
  • Martin E.P. Seligman, Authentic Happiness: Using the New Positive Psychology to Realize Your Potential for Lasting Fulfillment (2002)
  • Martin E.P. Seligman, Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life (1991)
  • Marjorie A. Silver, Supporting Attorneys' Personal Skills, 78 Rev. Jur. U.P.R. 147 (2009) [SSRN]