AALS Balance in Legal Education Bibliography

Humanizing the Practice of Law

Stress Management

  • 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]
  • Debra S. Austin, Rob Durr, Emotion Regulation for Lawyers: A Mind Is a Challenging Thing to Tame, 16 Wyo. L. Rev. 387 [SSRN]
  • Walt Bachman, Law v. Life: What Lawyers Are Afraid to Say About the Legal Profession (1995)
  • 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)
  • 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]
  • Heidi K. Brown, Harness the Skills of the Introverted Lawyer, http://www.newyorklawjournal.com/id=1202764878620
  • Heidi K. Brown, The Silent But Gifted Law Student: Transforming Anxious Public Speakers into Well-Rounded Advocates, 18 Leg. Writing 291 (2012).
  • Heidi K. Brown, Empowering Law Students to Overcome Extreme Public Speaking Anxiety: Why Just Be It Works and Just Do It Doesnt, 53 Duquesne Law Review 182 (Winter 2015).
  • 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]
  • Amiram Elwork, Stress Management for Lawyers: How to Increase Personal & Professional Satisfaction in the Law (3d ed. 2007)
  • 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 in Business or Law, 12(2) Transactions: Tennessee Journal of Business Law 153-72 (2011) [SSRN]
  • Peter H Huang, Meta-Mindfulness: A New Hope, 19 Richmond Journal of Law and the Public Interest 303-24 (2016) [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 Studies and Legal Policy, 6 Annual Review of Law & Social Science 405-32 (2010) [SSRN]
  • George W. Kaufman, The Lawyer's Guide to Balancing Life and Work: Taking the Stress out of Success (2d ed., 2006)
  • 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)
  • 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, Mindfulness and the Importance of Practice, 90 (4) Fla. B. J (April 2016)
  • 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]
  • Benjamin Sells, What To Do When You Are Between a Rock and a Hard Place, 2/1/1997 Fla. B. News 19 (1997)