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Effective Representation of Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (Registration Required)

Hosts

  • The Chicago Bar Association
  • The Chicago Bar Foundation

When

Friday, October 27, 2017 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Where

Holland & Knight LLP
131 S. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60603

When

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Description

Mental health conditions can impact any individual, community, or legal case, but they are often ignored or misunderstood. Learn how to better advocate for and empower your pro bono clients by acknowledging both their legal and non-legal needs. This session will cover how to recognize and address challenges that may be rooted in mental health conditions, as well as best practices, strategies, and resources for addressing them in an effective and compassionate manner.

Accommodations request

If you need an accommodation, email the event contact.