NAWLTalks

Prioritizing Mental Health & Tackling Anxiety as a Lawyer

Episode Summary

Welcome back to the National Association of Women Lawyers Podcast, NAWLTalks, Conversations to help you thrive in the legal profession. This episode is hosted by two fantastic NAWL members, who both share their own challenges and successes with mental health as attorneys, Donya Feizbakhsh, a Staff Attorney at Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. and Mollie Kugler an attorney for von Briesen & Roper, s.c. They are joined in the episode by NAWL member, Wendy Tamis Robbins, Senior Counsel for Holland & Knight’s Boston office, as well as, an anxiety coach, self-proclaimed professional "panic-attacker" and the author of The Box: An Invitation to Freedom from Anxiety. Their conversation covers how to cope with and eventually transform your anxiety into your superpower, and, the importance of prioritizing your own mental health as an attorney.

Episode Notes

Welcome back to the National Association of Women Lawyers Podcast, NAWLTalks, Conversations to help you thrive in the legal profession. This episode is hosted by two fantastic NAWL members, who both share their own challenges and successes with mental health as attorneys, Donya Feizbakhsh, a Staff Attorney at Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. and Mollie Kugler an attorney for von Briesen & Roper, s.c. They are joined in the episode by NAWL member, Wendy Tamis Robbins, Senior Counsel for Holland & Knight’s Boston office, as well as, an anxiety coach, self-proclaimed professional "panic-attacker" and the author of The Box: An Invitation to Freedom from Anxiety. Their conversation covers how to cope with and eventually transform your anxiety into your superpower, and, the importance of prioritizing your own mental health as an attorney.