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Upcoming Events -
LAP Related

February 20, 2015
Minority Outreach Conference
The Sheraton
1 Europa Drive
Chapel Hill, NC
Event Sold Out

March 13-15, 2015
Step Study Retreat
Haw River State Park
Browns Summit
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Upcoming Events - Community Based
(not LAP sponsored; a clearing house of information for recovery related events around the state)

February 19, 2015
Stress Reduction for Lawyers Through Yoga and Meditation
1 Hour CLE sponsored by
The Mecklenburg County Bar
Register here

Renewal Center of the South
Spring Retreat Schedule

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Annual Report
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These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.

The Unhappiness Paradox

The unhappiness paradox is one lawyers share, as much or more, than any other group in our culture. The richer we have grown as a society, the more disconnected from each other and dissatisfied we have become. Read More

Finding a Legal Career that Supports My Sobriety

Despite being a great litigator, the pressure of winning was jeopardizing this lawyer’s sobriety. In order to stay sober, and remain a lawyer, this person had to find another career path. Luckily, a new path emerged when the lawyer was finally ready. Read More

Practice Perspectives

One lawyer uses Step 11 to stop running the show and making unreasonable demands of others. Read More

MRI Study Proving Meditation Literally Rebuilds the Brain's Gray Matter

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When Outside Factors Dictate Retirement Age

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Something to Consider

The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them. – Thomas Merton, No Man is an Island.






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