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Wellbeing at the Bar - Mental Health Training at the Bar & Events 2019
Wednesday, 9th January 2019
Following a successful pilot of Mental Health Training for the Bar in October and November 2018, The Bar Council are pleased to announce further courses taking place in 2019.
Find out more and book your places at the links below.
London Training Sessions
Mental Health Training for the Bar, London, 28 January 2019
Mental Health Training for the Bar, London, 7 March 2019
The London sessions will be held at Bar Council, from 1730 - 2000.
North Eastern Circuit Training Sessions
Mental Health Training for the Bar, Leeds, 7 February 2019
If you have any questions about the training or dates, or would like to enquire about setting up a new Circuit session (subject to numbers) please email Kathy Wong at KWong@BarCouncil.org.uk.
International Professional & Legal Development Grant Programme: International Practice
Friday, 21st December 2018
International Professional & Legal Development Grant Programme: Legal Exchange
Friday, 21st December 2018
EURO-EXPERT: Cultural Expertise in Europe: What is it useful for?
Thursday, 13th December 2018
EURO-EXPERT, an ERC funded research project at the University of Oxford is investigating the use and impact of cultural expertise in the courts. They are interested in getting responses from lawyers, judges, as well as expert witnesses, country experts and cultural mediators, and would be very grateful if you took the time to fill in the below survey. The research aims to map the terms, conditions and costs of cultural experts in legal cases in the UK (and other parts of Europe). An open access database will be created when the research is complete.
The survey will take approximately 10 minutes.
Click here to start the survey: https://oxfordfacultyoflaw.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b9oEC6184T1iuLX
Thank you in advance for your time and interest. If you have any questions or concern about any aspect of this project, feel free to contact Bridget Prince or her supervisor, Dr Livia Holden, and they will do their best to answer your query. The project is based at the Centre of Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Oxford. The project has been reviewed by, and received ethics clearance through, the University of Oxford Central University Research Ethics Committee (Reference: R50528/RE002).
Employee Assistance Programme
Monday, 12th November 2018
The CBA, having invested in an Employee Assistance Programme are delighted the service has been transferred to The Bar Council. The service has not changed and remains 100% confidential. The service is now funded by the Bar Mutual Indemnity Fund and can be accessed by all Bar members, their partners and any dependents between the ages of 16-24 and in full-time education. Members of the Bar can call the confidential telephone service at any time, as many times as required and for as long as you need; counselling is available for both emotional and practical issues. You will also have access to the online services, providing information and assistance with common health concerns.
The service is already available.
Telephone: 0800 169 2040.
This is a number designated to members of the Bar exclusively. You will not have to provide any additional form of verification, and your call will be treated in the strictest confidence. Put the number in your phone now. Nobody hopes that you will need it, but we want you to have it if you do.