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April 5, 2016
Survive Law first encountered social worker and mental health expert, Robyn Bradey, at College of Law's Wellness Forum. We caught up with her to bring you...
October 29, 2015
It’s that time of the semester where things are starting to get a bit too much. Exams are only a few weeks away and you’ve still got a whole heap of things to
October 26, 2015
‘It’s too difficult’. ‘I’m not smart enough’. ‘Everybody hates me’. Do any of these thoughts sound familiar? Psychologists call these types of thoughts...
April 1, 2015
I found myself at a party one evening speaking to a friend’s dad who is a barrister. I told him of my interests and explained that someone recommended I go for
May 13, 2014
In a world-first for the legal industry, the Tristan Jepson Memorial Foundation yesterday unveiled its Psychological Wellbeing: Best Practice Guidelines for the
May 8, 2014
My first experience of depression happened at 16. Family and childhood issues from a young age had changed my cheerful, blissfully ignorant character to a...
May 7, 2014
Law as a profession has one of the highest rates of depression and anxiety of any occupation, and it all starts in law school. As law students, we are about...
April 3, 2014
We all know that being a law student can be stressful. However, when the demands of law school are combined with the general stresses of daily life such as work
October 1, 2013
A new foundation will be working to improve the mental wellbeing of Victoria’s legal practitioners. Launched last month, the Wellbeing and the Law Foundation ai