Archive for July 2018

On July 30, 2018

Strategically Approach CLE’s – Give Yourself the Gift of Learning

Megan Moore, Director of Programs, Illinois Institute of Continuing Education Let’s go back in time for a moment to your elementary school days. Remember when the teacher wheeled in a tall cart with a television or a reel-to-reel projector (depending on your age)? Remember when someone came into the classroom to talk to you about
On July 6, 2018

LAP Annual Training a Success

With over 300 people in attendance the 2018 LAP Annual Training is a continued success. The day’s programming was simulcasted between two locations, Carbondale and Chicago, Illinois. The day’s agenda covers important and timely topics for our legal community such as: identifying mental health and substance abuse disorders amongst colleagues; confidentiality and immunity; managing difficult
On July 5, 2018

Book Review: The Center Cannot Hold, A Counselor’s Memoir

Book Review by Charles D. Mockbee IV Saks, Elyn R., The Center Cannot Hold:  My Journey Through Madness, Hachette Books, 2015. Attorneys have long been referred to in many ways:  lawyer, advocate, counselor.  Elyn R. Saks’ book details her voyage to becoming an attorney and captures her diagnosis of schizophrenia through vivid recollections from her