Wellbeing & Support Resources

Below you will find links to a variety of websites and tools that are available to you, including resources and information on mental health, support provider details, nutrition and balance.

Please take some time to navigate around these pages and read any relevant articles that you find helpful to you.

This site will be continually updated and added to overtime.

The Law Society Wellbeing & Resilience Online Programme
The programme has been developed as a way of engaging with members of the South Australian Legal Profession on the important topic of mental health and wellbeing.

The Law Society Wellbeing & Resilience Guide
The Society created a Wellbeing & Resilience Guide for lawyers in 2016. The guide contains useful information regarding balance, working, mindfulness, physical activity, nutrition and more.

ABC Health http://www.abc.net.au/health/
The latest health news from Australia and around the world, as well as tips and information to help improve your wellbeing.

Apps for Mindfulness
Apps for Productivity
Apps for Finance Management
Articles - Law Society of New South Wales
Be Active http://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/public+content/sa+health+internet/healthy+living/be+active/be+active+resources
A State Government initiative encouraging all South Australians to enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle.

Beyond Blue http://www.beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx
The national depression initiative website features comprehensive news and information on depression.

Fact Sheets Queensland Law Society http://qls.com.au/For_the_profession/Love_Law_Live_Life


Health Insite http://www.healthinsite.gov.au/topics/Health_and_Wellbeing
Provides links to issues affecting your health, such as fitness, nutrition, mental health and drugs, as well as information on health-related issues, such as health insurance, the health system, legal issues and biotechnology.

Lawyers with Depression http://lawyerswithdepression.com
Stress, Anxiety, and Depression in the Legal Profession

Lifeline https://lifeline.org.au
Crisis Support and Suicide Prevention Services. Phone: 13 11 14 

Medicare Australia
http://www.medicareaustralia.gov.au/

Mental Health and Wellness in the Legal Profession https://mdcme.ca/courseinfo.asp?id=176 
The Canadian Bar Association’s online course

Minds Count Foundation (was known as Tristan Jepson Memorial Foundation) https://mindscount.org/
The Society is a signatory to the Foundation's Guidelines

National Guidelines for Alcohol Consumption http://alcohol.gov.au/internet/alcohol/publishing.nsf/content/guide-adult

Private Health Insurance http://www.iselect.com.au/
Compare, select and save on private health insurance.

R U OK? http://www.ruokday.com


Resilience@law http://www.collaw.edu.au/about-us/education-philosophy/resiliencelaw/

The Resilient Lawyer http://lawcover.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/3324-The-ResilientLawyer_V7.pdf

Seven Strategies lawyers can use to overcome work pressure http://insidecounsel.com/2015/09/14/7-strategies-lawyers-can-use-to-overcomework-pres

Wellbeing Guide https://issuu.com/australianlawstudentsassociation/docs/alsa_wellbeing_guide
Australian Law Students’ Association

Wellbeing@Work - http://www.wellbeingatwork.com.au/
Delivering yoga and meditation to workplaces in and around Adelaide.