JLAP Related Web Links

ADD/ADHD:
National Institute of Drug Abuse – Stimulant ADHD Medications
NIMH – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
National Resource Center on ADHD
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder
12 Signs of Adult ADHD
Video – NBC’s College Students’ Widespread Abuse of Adderall

Aging:
ABA: How to Recognize and Manage Cognitive Impairment in Aging Lawyers
Administration on Aging
Alliance for Aging Research
Alzheimer’s Association
Alzheimer’s Association – Louisiana Chapter
CDC – Alzheimer’s or Age-Related Dementia
Center on Aging, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Dept of Health and Human Services – Administration on Aging
International Senior Lawyers Project
Mayo Clinic – Aging: What to Expect
Mayo Clinic – Mild Cognitive Decline
Montreal Cognitive Assestment Test
National Council on Aging
National Institute of Health Senior Health
National Institute on Aging
Washington State Bar – Ending Your Practice/Retirement Considerations
Video – HBO’s The Alzheimer Project

Anxiety Disorders:
Anxiety Disorders – NIMH
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
The Anxiety Network
The Social Anxiety Institute
The Anxious Lawyer: From Anxiety to Mindfulness

Anxiety Management:
Anxiety Management Through Music

Bipolar Disorder:

Coping with Bipolar
Bipolar Disorder – Mayo Clinic
Bipolar Disorder – NIMH
Bipolar Disorder Information – Mayo Clinic
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Compassion Fatigue:
American Bar Association – Compassion Fatigue
Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project
Compassion Fatigue – Bodily Symptoms of Empathy
Psycholawlogy – Judges(and lawyers), compassion fatigue and tools to respond effectively

Depression:
Depression – NAMI
Depression – NIMH
Depression – Psych Central
Families For Depression Awareness
Lawyers with Depression
Mayo Clinic- Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
Mayo Clinic – Postpartum Depression
Video – World Health Organization – I had a black dog, his name was depression
Video – Depression, the Secret we Share by Andrew Solomon

Grief:
Coping With Grief
Strategies for Coping with Grief

Law Students:
LawLifeline – Mental health for Law Students
Mental Health Toolkit for Law School Students
Stanford News – Law Students and Stress
Uncommon Counsel – Depression and Suicide Prevention for Law Students

Mental Health:
American Psychiatric Association
American Psychological Association 
National Alliance on Mental Illness
Mental Health Net
National Institute on Mental Health
National Mental Health Association

Mental Health Blogs:
Lawyers with Depression
The Sober Lawyer
Dr. Deb Psychological Perspectives
Mental Health
McMan’s Depression and BiPolar Web
Postpartum Progress (Postpartum Depression Blog)
Pick the Brain

Miscellaneous:
American Bar Association Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs
International Lawyers in Alcoholics Anonymous
Video – Dangerous Minds – A short animation of what addiction is like

Recovery:

The 12 Steps 
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) – information
Al-Anon or Al-Ateen (for Family Members of Alcoholics)
Cocaine Anonymous
Crystal Meth Anonymous
Gamblers Anonymous
Marijuana Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous
National Association of Children of Alcoholics
National Council on Problem Gambling
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Problem Gambling Resources in Louisiana
Rational Recovery
Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous
Smart Recovery
SOS Secular Organization for Sobriety
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Suicide Prevention:
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
QPR
QPR founder Dr. Quinnett’s Blog
Link to online book Suicide: The Forever Decision by Paul Quinnett
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Suicide Prevention and Depression for Lawyers
Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Video – Delaware LAP-Why Are Lawyers Killing Themselves?

Wellness:
Video – Healthy Workplace Food and Beverage Toolkit
Mind Body Green
Mindfulness: A 60 Minutes Video Segment
Quitting Smoking – Information, Assistance & Support
Tiny Buddha
Wellness Booster Kit
Wellness in Recovery