Watch now LawWiser’s panel discussion – Mental Health Stigma in the Legal Profession. Our speakers include – Chris Parsons, Chairman, India Practice and Mental Wellbeing Champion at Herbert Smith Freehills; Dr. Milind Antani, Leader – Pharma, Healthcare, and Digital Health at Nishith Desai Associates; and Seb Jauslin, Founder of SebJauslin.com, Lawyer turned Therapist.
Moderated by Jigyasa Tandon – Mental health educator and counseling psychologist, this discussion helps us understand mental health within the context of the legal profession. Chris and Seb share personal experiences of burnout, stigma, and socio-cultural factors.
Dr. Antani further talks about the steps taken within NDA towards the mental well-being of its people.
The speakers cover different aspects such as:
– The stigma surrounding mental health in the legal profession
– The relationship between law and mental health
– Helpful ways in which people can take care of themselves in mental health distress
A big thank you to Nishith Desai Associates for supporting our belief that this dialogue around mental health is important to initiate.