Fostering Wellness

Open Dialogue on Mental Health in the Legal Profession with Orlando Da Silva
Wednesday, 23 October 2019 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
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FTX 302
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Free of charge
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Orlando Da Silva, Chief Administrator/CEO of the Administrative Tribunal Support Service of Canada, a devoted advocate of Workplace Wellness, has made it his mandate to spread the word and break the stigma associated with mental illness. An engaging and charismatic speaker, he has a long list of public speaking accomplishments. His session will focus on a variety of mental health related topics including: The prevalence and high incidence of depression and anxiety in the legal profession, the paradox and perils of high functioning depression, his own struggles with depression, starting at age 9, throughout law school, articling, partnership and beyond and self-help tools to maintain wellness.

Lunch will be served. Spaces are limited!