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  • Assist In Your Community – Newsletter

  • Assist is proud to present our online newsletter, Assist In Your Community. It is a quarterly publication, designed to keep you up to date on what Assist accomplishes, including events offered, health tips and information of interest to lawyers and law students in Alberta. Click to view our editions: Fifteenth Edition: Positive Law Firm Culture Fourteenth Edition: […]


  • AssistFit

  • AssistFit is one of Assist’s programs that brings the legal community together around fun and healthy activities. The program offers fitness and cultural events every month in Edmonton, Calgary, and Lethbridge. Events are open to lawyers, law students, support staff, and guests. To receive updates with event details, please email Heather Patrao to get added to our mailing lists: communications@lawyersassist.ca. […]


  • 2017 Speaker Series

  • Assist has partnered with the Chartered Professional Accountants’ (CPA) Assistance program to offer a series featuring celebrity speakers on the importance of mental health in the legal profession. We invite the legal community, support staff, and your guests to join us. Elevate Dinner: Featuring Guest Speaker, Margaret Trudeau Agenda 5:30pm – Registration & Networking 6:00pm – […]


  • Law Schools: In-Resident Psychologist Program

  • Assist launched a psychologist in-residence program at both the University of Alberta and University of Calgary Faculties of Law. Professional counselling is available to law students by appointment or drop-in on the third Tuesday of every month at the U of A, and third Wednesday at the U of C. At Assist, we believe that […]


  • New Parents’ Peer Support (Edmonton)

  •   EVERY MONTH Next Session: Wednesday, March 8th at 11:30 AM “How to Manage It All” This free-of-cost Peer Support session is a place for new and expecting parents to discuss both the positives and challenges of their journey while juggling the demands of practicing law. This will be a safe space to seek solutions to issues we experience together. […]