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  • 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. […]


  • AssistFit: Weekly Yoga (Calgary)

  • AssistFit provides the legal community in Calgary with complimentary yoga sessions every week. We encourage you to join us in leading a healthy lifestyle with other lawyers and law students on Mondays, 5:30 PM. Who can attend? – Classes are open to all genders, ages, and fitness levels. Guests are welcome. What to bring? – A […]


  • Hand-to-Hand 2017: Featuring Clara Hughes

  • Register Now Click to book a hotel room at preferred rate Join the Alberta Lawyers’ Assistance Society, CPA Assist, and the U of A Faculty of Law for an evening with Clara Hughes – Olympian, Honourary Doctor of Laws, and inspiring mental health advocate. Clara will share her personal journey with the legal community, and […]