Online Recovery Resources

Mental Health Resources

Click on the above link for online resources and recovery related materials.  If anyone is struggling, feeling isolated, or needs someone to talk to, please contact WVJLAP at (304) 553-7232.  

Attorney/Law Student Wellness

The Path to Lawyer Well-being

Well-Being Toolkit For Lawyers and Legal Employers

ABA Anit-Stigma Campaign Video

Law Student Well-Being Podcasts

Retirement, or Closing a Law Practice

Closing a Solo Practice: An Exit To-Do List
WVSB Succession Plan
WVODC Guidelines for Closing a Law Practice
WVODC Closing Down Your Practice Handbook

Thriving During Transition

Learning to Adapt to Predicatable, Unpredictable Changes

With Small Changes, One Solo Finds Way Into Retirement

ABA Resources for Senior Lawyers


Stress & Emotional Issues

ABA Releases Comprehensive Survey Report Revealing Key Drivers of Judicial Stress

ABA: Stress and Resiliency in the U.S. Judiciary

Wellness, Mindfulness, Work-Life Balance


Tips for Survivors of a Traumatic Event

CDC: Coping With Stress

How to Make Stress Your Friend

Increase Self-Regulation, Focus, Concentration and Decrease Stress Through Mindfulness and Meditation


 If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Substance Abuse

Opioid Crisis: The Doctor Who Got Addicted

The Lawyer, The Addict

Generation Adderall

Model Language for Addressing Substance Use Disorders (Addiction) in Trust Documents

2016 Annual Meeting, NCBP, NABE both address alcohol, substance use, mental health problems

National Task Force Looks to Help Struggling Lawyers

Dealing With Social Isolation/Addiction

What’s All the Buzz About ABA Study

Anxiety and alcoholism




National Council on Problem Gambling

Gamblers Anonymous International Directory

Sex Addiction

American Bar Association:  Sexual Addiction
Everything You Wanted to Know but were Afraid to Ask

Internet Addiction

Internet Addiction Disorder

Find a Meeting

Alcoholics Anonymous WV 
Celebrate Recovery
Narcotics Anonymous WV
Smart Recovery


Sexaholics Anonymous

National Helpline for Judges Helping Judges ILAA:  1-800-219-6476

 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK<tel:1-800-273-TALK>(8255).