Lawyer Assistance Program
A free, confidential program for lawyers, judges, and law students who are experiencing problems, such as addiction, mental health symptoms, or stress, which interfere with their personal or professional lives.
LAP Services: Learn about the free, confidential services we offer to D.C. Bar members, judges, and District law students.
Join LAP for a new free service designed for those who would benefit from working with a group in a supportive environment. The Mental Health Support Group meets the second Tuesday of every month at 12:15 p.m. at a downtown Washington, D.C. location.
Who We Are: History and mission of the D.C. Bar LAP and Lawyer Assistance Committee.
Substance Abuse: Self–assessments, articles, and other resources about addiction and substance abuse.
Mental Health: Resources related to depression, anxiety, stress, and other mental health disorders.
Wellness: Get help managing stress, compulsive behaviors, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders (ADHD), etc.
For Law Students: Resources, links, and further reading designed specifically for law students.
Stories of Recovery: Words of inspiration and hope.
FAQs: When to seek help and other frequently asked questions.
Volunteer Opportunities: How can you help the Lawyer Assistance Program?
Contact Information: How to reach a D.C. Bar Lawyer Assistance Program counselor and other area resources.