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ABA Resolution 106 (February 2017) amending the ABA Model Rule for Minimum Continuing Legal Education to include a requirement for lawyers to receive at least one hour of mental health or substance use disorder programming every three years.

ABA Resolution 102 (August 2015) which calls for character and fitness questions to address conduct rather than treatment or diagnoses when inquiring into an applicant's mental health history. 

Lawyer Assistance Program (LAP) Management Manual

Model Law Firm/Legal Department Personnel Impairment Policy and Guidelines (Adopted August, 1990)

Guiding Principles for a Lawyer Assistance Program (Adopted February, 1991)

Model Lawyer Assistance Program (Revised 2004)

Resolution 121 requiring continuing legal education on substance abuse/addiction

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