Mindfulness in Legal Education and Practice

Published: Wednesday 17th September 2014

The Thomas More Academy of Law invite all staff to attend:

'Mindfulness in Legal Education and Practice' 

Tuesday 23 September 2014

2:30pm- 3:30pm

C1.02 Dance Studio, 8-10 Berry Street

North Sydney

RSVP to: jennifer.downey@acu.edu.au

According to Courting the Blues: Attitudes towards depression in Australian law students and legal practitioners, a joint research paper between the Brain and Mind Institute and the Tristan Jepson Foundation, 46.9% of law students; 55.7% of lawyers and 52.3% of barristers experience depression or anxiety at some time in their career.

Please join Dr Elizabeth Crawford-Spencer in an information session followed by a meditation to demonstrate mindfulness in legal education and practice.

Liz is an Associate Professor of Law in the Thomas More Academy of Law and Course Co-ordinator for the Bachelor of Laws.