Wellness & Stress Management

Sheila M. Wilkinson, Chair

5-Day Lawyer Wellness Challenge 
May 3 - May 8, 2021

Come join us! We start May 3rd. For 5 days, for only 5 minutes each day, focus on all aspects of your health:


Invite your Legal BFF to do the Challenge with you & tag us @neworleansbarassociation @sheilamwilkinson!
See you soon!




Blog Posts:

June 2021: Who Said What?! The WHO, That's Who!

Wellness & Stress Management Articles




Mental health and stress relief are important components of overall wellness.  Many lawyers have found help through meditation.  NOLA Mindfulness offers courses in mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) in the New Orleans area.  Check out their website for more information.

Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program, Inc. (JLAP) is a full-service and comprehensive mental health and wellness assistance program with full-time professional clinical staff members. JLAP provides direct and confidential assistance for all mental health issues that members of the legal profession may encounter. Visit JLAP's website for more information or to seek help.

Taking a screening is one of the quickest and easiest ways to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition. For a list of mental health screening tools, click here.

Check out NOBA's collection of stress management articles on Pinterest. You'll find articles about rethinking work-life balance, including practical and useful stress reduction tips, mindfulness, and relaxation exercises. If you have any articles to suggest for the collection, please contact Helena Henderson.