AALS Balance in Legal Education Bibliography

AALS Balance in Legal Education Bibliography

Humanizing the Practice of Law

Mental Health Issues

  • Teresa K Brostoff , Meditation for Law Students: Mindfulness Practice as Experiential Learning, 41 L. & Psychol. Rev. _____(2017). [SSRN]
  • Rick B. Allan, Alcoholism Drug Abuse and Lawyers: Are We Ready to Address the Denial?, 31 Creighton L. Rev. 265 (1997)
  • 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]
  • Walt Bachman, Law v. Life: What Lawyers Are Afraid to Say About the Legal Profession (1995)
  • Susan Bandes, Repression and Denial in Criminal Lawyering, 9 Buff. Crim. L. Rev. 339 (2006) [SSRN]
  • Connie J.A. Beck, Bruce D. Sales, G. Andrew H. Benjamin, Lawyer Distress: Alcohol-Related Problems and Other Psychological Concerns Among a Sample of Practicing Lawyers, 10 J.L. & Health 1 (1995)
  • G. Andrew H. Benjamin, Elaine J. Darling, Bruce D. Sales, The Prevalence of Depression, Alcohol Abuse, and Cocaine Abuse Among United States Lawyers, 13 Int'l J.L. & Psychiatry 233 (1990)
  • David Bernstein, A Friend in Need, 21-FEB Utah B.J. 8 (2008)
  • Jennifer A. Brobst, The Impact of Secondary Traumatic Stress among Family Attorneys Working with Trauma-Exposed Clients: Implications for Practice and Professional Responsibility, 10 Journal of Health and Biomedical Law 1-54 (2014) [SSRN]
  • Barbara Busharis, Young Attorneys, Stress, and Difficult Choices, 25 No. 3 Trial Advoc. Q. 5 (2006)
  • Susan Daicoff, Lawyer, Know Thyself: A Review of Empirical Research on Attorney Attributes Bearing on Professionalism, 46 Am. U. L. Rev. 1337 (1997) [SSRN]
  • Sara E. Dysart, Practicing Law and Wellness Modern Strategies for the Lawyer Dealing with Anxiety, Addiction, and Depression 54 The Advoc. (Texas) 4 (2011)
  • Amiram Elwork, Stress Management for Lawyers: How to Increase Personal & Professional Satisfaction in the Law (3d ed. 2007)
  • Peter H Huang, Happiness Studies and Legal Policy, 6 Annual Review of Law & Social Science 405-32 (2010) [SSRN]
  • Peter H Huang, Tiger Cub Strikes Back: Memoirs of an Ex-Child Prodigy About Legal Education and Parenting, 1 British Journal of American Legal Studies 297-347 (2012) [SSRN]
  • Peter H Huang, Happiness 101 for Legal Scholars: Applying Happiness Research to Legal Policy, Ethics, Mindfulness, Negotiations, Legal Education, and Legal Practice, in Research Handbook on Behavioral Law and Economics (Kathryn Zeiler & Joshua C. Teitelbaum eds., forthcoming) [SSRN]
  • Peter H Huang, Corie Rosen Felder, The Zombie Lawyer Apocalypse, 42 Pepperdine Law Review 727-72 (2015) [SSRN]
  • Peter H Huang, How Improving Decision-Making and Mindfulness Can Improve Legal Ethics and Professionalism, 21 Journal of Law, Business and Ethics 35-76 (2015) [SSRN]
  • Peter H Huang, Happiness in Business or Law, 12(2) Transactions: Tennessee Journal of Business Law 153-72 (2011) [SSRN]
  • George W. Kaufman, The Lawyer's Guide to Balancing Life and Work: Taking the Stress out of Success (2d ed., 2006)
  • Richard J. Kay, Nathan M. Comerford, Help Me, I'm Depressed, 88-SEP Mich. B.J. 54 (2009)
  • Carol M. Langford, Depression, Substance Abuse, and Intellectual Property Lawyers, 53 U. Kan. L. Rev. 875 (2005)
  • William E. Livingston, De-Stressing the Profession: Feel Like You're Working in a Pressure Cooker? You're Not the Only One 81-OCT Mich. B.J. 24 (2002)
  • Lance McMillian, Tortured Souls Unhappy: Lawyers Viewed Through the Medium of Film, 19 Seton Hall J. Sports & Ent. L. 31 (2009) [SSRN]
  • Joan E. Mounteer, Depression Among Lawyers, 33-JAN Colo. Law. 35 (2004)
  • Lynda L. Murdoch, Psychological Consequences of Adopting a Therapeutic Lawyering Approach: Pitfalls and Protective Strategies, 24 Seattle U.L. Rev. 483 (2000)
  • Joshua E. Perry, The Ethical Costs of Commercializing the Professions: First-Person Narratives from the Legal and Medical Trenches, 13 U. Pa. J.L. & Soc. Change 169 (2010) [SSRN]
  • Martha M. Peters, Teaching Stress Management in the Law Office, (in Living with the Law: Strategies to Avoid Burnout and Create Balance (Julie M. Tamminen ed., 1997))
  • Leonard L. Riskin, The Contemplative Lawyer: On the Potential Contributions of Mindfulness Meditation to Law Students, Lawyers, and Their Clients, 7 Harv. Negot. L. Rev. 1 (2002) [SSRN]
  • Scott L. Rogers, The Role of Mindfulness in the Ongoing Evolution of Legal Education, , 36 U. Ark. Little Rock L. Rev. 227 (2015)
  • Scott L. Rogers, Mindfulness in Law, ("The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Mindfulness," Amanda Ie, Christelle Ngoumen & Ellen Langer, Editors (2014))
  • Joshua D. Rosenberg, Interpersonal Dynamics: Helping Lawyers Learn the Skills, and the Importance of Human Relationships in the Practice of Law, 58 U. Miami L. Rev. 1225 (2004) [SSRN]
  • Patrick J. Schiltz, On Being a Happy, Healthy, and Ethical Member of an Unhappy, Unhealthy, and Unethical Profession, 52 Vand. L. Rev. 871 (1999)
  • Benjamin Sells, The Soul of the Law (1994)
  • Benjamin Sells, What To Do When You Are Between a Rock and a Hard Place, 2/1/1997 Fla. B. News 19 (1997)
  • Sohi Sukhpreit, Depression: A Growing Epidemic Among Attorneys, 35-JUN Wyo. Law. 32 (2012)
  • Leah Wortham, Susan L. Brooks Nancy Maurer, eds., Learning from Practice: A Text for Experiential Education (3rd 2016) [SSRN]
  • Michael D. Yapko, Lawyer Depression is Contagious!, 73 Ala. Law. 142 (2012)
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