1 In 4 Women Lawyers Consider Quitting Due To Mental Burnout, Family Demands (Gothamist)
Gothamist, May 14, 2021
1 In 4 Women Lawyers Consider Quitting Due To Mental Burnout, Family Demands
Eileen Travis, the executive director of the Lawyer Assistance Program at the New York City Bar Association, said part of the problem is the stigma that prevents people from reaching out when they need help. To counteract this, her program offers monthly events on substance abuse or mental health, Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and a confidential hotline.