Many people may be currently feeling fearful, worried, anxious, overwhelmed, uncertain and alone.
It is extremely important to seek out support and help if you feel that you need it. Lifeline for Lawyers can offer you support.
Lifeline for Lawyers is not only for people experiencing crisis or distress. The telephone counsellors are also there to offer brief supportive counselling to all NSW solicitors that would like someone to talk to.
Lifeline for Lawyers is available 24 hours, 7 days a week. You can call 1800 085 062 at any time or chat online from 7pm to midnight (AEST) at www.lifeline.org.au/crisischat.
Lifeline for Lawyers is a confidential service. Details of individual calls will not be made available to the Law Society of NSW.
Miriam Wyzenbeek is a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist, and the Law Society of NSW’s Wellbeing Coordinator.