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Lecture Night (Hybrid) – “Wellbeing at the Bar”

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Ashworth Centre, Lincoln's Inn

At this qualifying session students will receive a lecture on the importance for every practitioner to have regard to issues of personal wellbeing, and the speakers will emphasise the need to take steps to ensure a proper and balanced life style throughout every practitioner’s professional life.

Speakers: Stephen Innes, Mat Swallow, Malvika Jaganmohan and Tadhgh Barwell O’Connor

Themes: Preparation for Pupillage, Career Development and Wellbeing


17.45: Registration

18.00 until 19.30

Materials and Preparation: No preparation required

Learning Aims: The aim of this Qualifying Session is to recognize stress sources on the bar course, identify stress management tools and techniques, and seek support, while also acknowledging professional challenges and fostering positivity.

Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
1.4 : Have an awareness of the wide range of organisations supporting the administration of justice.
2.6 : Ensure they practise with adaptability and flexibility, by being self-aware and self-directed, recognising and acting upon the continual need to maintain and develop their knowledge and skills.
4.3 : Plan their personal workload and absences so as to ensure they deliver on all work commitments they have made.