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As part of the Phase 2 “To foster lawyers’ and legal sciences students’ well-being”, one of the purposes of the MHILP is to inform about the studies, investigations, and works carried out in other countries concerning the mental health of the legal profession and Legal Sciences’ students. Bearing in mind that Anglo-American countries have already started to focus on lawyers’ and law students’ well-being because of high rates of mental problems in the legal market, the Council of Government considers appropriate to make reference to the following electronic materials:  

The United States of America (USA)

a) American Bar Association Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs (ABA CoLAP) 

ABA House of Delegates

b) The National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being 

c) Dave Nee Foundation


The United Kingdom & Ireland 

a) LawCare [The United Kingdom, Ireland, Isle of Man, and Jersey]

 b) The Law Society [England and Wales]

 c) Being Lawyers


Canada

a) Canadian Bar Association Wellbeing Programs