Lawyer Assistance Program Virtual Wellness Series-Begins October 15

Featuring an array of mental health and wellness topics and presentations from industry experts.



To register for the virtual LAP Wellness Series, contact Beth Eckhardt at or call (516) 294-6022.

Please note that you may register for individual sessions or the whole series!

Support LAP! Visit today to make a $25 suggested donation.


Thursday, October 29, 2020—Understanding and Reducing Stigma Surrounding Mental Health and Addiction

6:00 PM

Presented by Jacqueline Cara, Esq., Joe Milowic, Esq. and Heather Casale, Esq.

Joe and Heather share their personal stories, and LAP Committee Chair Jacqueline Cara will discuss tips and conversation starters designed to facilitate communication and educate others about stigma and ways to reduce it. It starts with you!


Thursday, November 5, 2020—Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

12:30 PM

Presented by Chiropractor and Personal Trainer, Dr. Benjamin Carlow.

Dr. Carlow will discuss how healthy living and eating increases well-being.


Thursday, November 12, 2020—Leading a Meaningful Life

6:00 PM

Presented by Libby Coreno, Esq., Co-Chair of the NYSBA Lawyer Well-Being Task Force.

Libby will share strategies on how to live a full and meaningful life.


Thursday, November 19, 2020—Strategies to Recognize and Manage Burn Out

6:00 PM

Dr. Kerry Murray O’Hara, Psy.D. will discuss ways to prevent, recognize and manage burnout.