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Well-Being Forum

This forum allows members of BAMSL to anonymously post messages (aka "topics") and replies about issues and resources in the areas of mental health, stress management, addiction, physical health, work/life balance, and other quality of life and quality of career issues.

Please keep discussions civil, and avoid vulgar or harassing language. Posts violating this requirement may be removed.

Nothing contained on this site should be considered legal or medical advice. Please seek the appropriate professional services, if necessary.

If you need immediate help, please contact one of these resources. In an emergency, call 9-1-1.

Missouri Lawyers' Assistance Program   1-800-688-7859
Illinois Lawyers' Assistance Program   312-726-6607
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline   1-800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line   Text HOME to 741741

To post a new message: Select one of the forums below then click "New topic." You may use an alias in the “Name” field to remain anonymous.

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This forum is provided as a service to its members by The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL) with the understanding that neither BAMSL nor its affiliates thereby render legal advice; medical advice; or endorse any information, position, service, or product that may be posted on this forum. Independent, professional judgement must be exercised when considering and/or applying any information posted on this forum.

DID YOU KNOW?

21% — 36% of practicing lawyers qualify as problem drinkers. 28% are struggling with some level of depression, 19% with anxiety, and 23% with stress. According to a 2016 ABA & Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation study. Learn more from BAMSL's Well-Being Committee.