BEYOND STIGMA:INCREASING OUR UNDERSTANING OF MENTAL HEALTH AS LAWYERS 

Dec. 7, 2022
Fredericton Online

December 7, 2022 • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (ATL) • Webcast (zoom)

FREE (Registration is required), space is limited   
Please email Denise Fiset at admin@cbanb.com to register.

*** Please note that this session WILL NOT be recorded. ***


In the legal profession, there remains a lack of awareness, and sometimes bias, regarding mental health problems. Keeping in mind the high pressures, demands and expectations that legal professionals face, this session will assist participants in enhancing their understanding of the personal and environmental factors that can have an impact on mental health. The session will focus on decreasing stigma by examining its impact with participants deepening their understanding of the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues and gaining strategies for supporting their colleagues and mental health in the workplace.


AGENDA

•    Defining what mental illness is and is not 
•    Stigma in the legal world
•    Mental health in the legal world
•    Signs and symptoms of common mental illnesses
•    Strategies for being a supportive colleague


SPEAKER: Stefano Maiorana

Stefano Maiorana holds undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Social Work, Human & Environment Relations, Anthropology and Theatre. His extensive and varied educational and work experience has enabled him to develop an acute understanding of human behavior and have made him an excellent communicator.

His expertise in stress management, one on one corporate coaching, pre-retirement planning, anxiety reduction, crisis intervention, achieving work-life balance, positive parenting and conflict resolution
has allowed him to work closely with major corporations, health and educational institutions amongst both individuals and organizations.

Stefano is highly sought after as a corporate trainer and consultant. His hands on training teach participants how to apply practical social skills to life in and out of the office.
In addition, his expertise in coaching has allowed him to master the relational process and guide the client in achieving a state of excellence and the desired goals and objectives. He is best known for his perception anecdotes. Change your perception and you change your life!

 

 

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    CONTACT INFO

    Ginette Arseneault
    PD Program Coordinator
    ginette@cbanb.com
    506-452-7818