Events & CLE




2017 National Conference for Lawyer Assistance Programs

October 17-19 at the Kansas City Marriott in Kansas City, Missouri

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Hidden in Plain Sight: Dementia and its Impact on Lawyers and Judges

A free online seminar by the State Bar of Arizona and Arizona Supreme Court in collaboration with InReach.

February 15, 2017 at 11:00 am CST

Every 66 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease.

More than 15 million family and friends are caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.  If dementia hasn’t already impacted a colleague, friend or family member, it soon will.  Will you be prepared?

This FREE 75 minute program will provide a general overview of dementia and will not include discussion of Arizona specific rules.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Recognizing Dementia

  • Responsibilities and opportunities when faced with dementia of:

            A colleague or member of the bench

            A client or someone in the courtroom

            A family member


  • Available Resources

When registering:

* If you are a new customer and not a member of the Arizona Bar, put 000000 as your bar number.

* If you would like to view this program as a group, register for one webcast. 

For questions regarding this program you may contact Elena Nethers at

Panel Presentation at 2016 NCBP

Panel presentation on 8/5/2016 addressing the National Conference of Bar Presidents: Problems in our Profession Exposed in National CoLAP and Hazelden Study: Substance Use, Depression and Anxiety Among Lawyers

Pictured left-to-right: Raul Ayala (CoLAP Advisory Committee), Bree Buchanan (CoLAP Advisory Committee), Terry Harrell (CoLAP Chair)



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