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Erasing the Stigma
34 minutes | May 31, 2021
Erasing The Stigma--Roxie Jones
There are myriad diets and nutrition program as well as fitness programs in the market today—but which ones to try? In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Mark Yacano sits down with Roxie Jones, founder of BodyROX, to discuss nutrition and strength training. Roxie explores the elements of a balanced diet, supplements you should consider taking and equipment you should have to work out from home.
44 minutes | Apr 26, 2021
Erasing the Stigma—Dr. Rachel Fry (A Year of COVID)
After a year of remote work and isolation, law firm lawyers are feeling the effects of COVID. In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Mark Yacano sits down with Dr. Rachel Fry to discuss the impact of COVID on lawyers looking at how junior associates have struggled to transition into practice and older associates have experienced extreme burn out. She shares her observations and encourages lawyers to get passed the stigma and seek help.
46 minutes | Mar 29, 2021
Erasing The Stigma--Sheila Murphy
In order for your lawyers and professionals to thrive, they need to be in an environment where they are comfortable and receptive to constructive feedback. In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Sheila Murphy, CEO of Focus Forward Consulting, explains to Mark Yacano the importance of cultivating your culture and then identifying the skills within each of your employees that will allow them to contribute the best to your firm or team.
43 minutes | Feb 22, 2021
Erasing the Stigma--Brad Baum
Brad Baum, venture capitalist with Lightbank, knows a good idea when he hears it, which is why he believes in the development and distribution of technology that supports mental health and access to its services. In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Brad and Mark Yacano talk about various technological tools available to clinicians and their clients and how the digitization of therapy has lowered the barrier to access—and hopefully the stigma.
45 minutes | Dec 21, 2020
Erasing The Stigma--Mark Goldstein
Mark Goldstein accepted his depression and set out to feel like himself again, taking a leave of absence from the law. When he returned, he shared his story in The American Lawyer and now he shares his story with Mark Yacano in this episode of Erasing the Stigma. Listen in as Mark G. discusses the reactions he received and why he advocates for mental health awareness and normalization in the law and society.
47 minutes | Nov 23, 2020
Erasing The Stigma--Madeline Claire Weiss
Everyone comes to a place in their life and career where they may feel stuck and unsure of how to get out of their rut. In this episode of Erasing the Stigma with Mark Yacano, Madelaine Weiss, clinical social worker and executive, career and life coach, shares real-life examples of how people, particularly lawyers, have made positive transformations in their lives and found sustainable happiness using her G.R.E.A.T. strategy.
51 minutes | Oct 22, 2020
Erasing the Stigma--Misti Burmeister
Creating a healthy work environment starts with the tone set by leadership. In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Misti Burmeister, author and executive coach, discusses with Mark Yacano the importance of leaning in, listening and asking questions to connect commonalities. Using her personal experiences, Misti explains how we all need to get in touch with the emotional and accept that vulnerability in order to truly understand your people and create a safe space.
31 minutes | Sep 28, 2020
Erasing The Stigma--Kelsey Heenen
Managing—and maintaining—your physical and mental health is an ongoing challenge for many people. Kelsey Heenan, co-founder of HIIT Burn and The Daily Kelsey, explores the mind-body connection needed to find happiness and embrace your body image in this episode of Erasing the Stigma. As she chats with host Mark Yacano, she talks about finding confidence in the clothes you wear, not measuring success by a number on the scale, and taking the first step to a sustainable lifestyle.
36 minutes | Aug 5, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Gina Passarella
Issues of mental health in the legal profession have been a hot topic for ALM Media. Gina Passarella, editor-in-chief, speaks with Mark Yacano about the results of the yearlong Minds Over Matters project and the impact of COVID-19 on the lawyers with whom she’s recently spoken.
47 minutes | Jul 23, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Robin Belleau
In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Mark Yacano chats with Robin Belleau, director of well-being at Kirkland & Ellis, about Kirkland’s commitment to well-being, its unique program and Robin’s role in supporting the attorneys and staff within the firm.
42 minutes | Jul 10, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Michael Kahn
In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Mark Yacano chats with Michael Kahn, co-founder of ReelTime CLE and former lawyer, about the grieving process as it relates to the unprecedented times we’re living in.
47 minutes | Jun 1, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Mark Schubert
In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Mark Yacano chats with Mark Schubert, managing director of Guide+Thrive—powered by BHS. They discuss how organizations and law firms can support their lawyers through the right mix of wellness programming and individualized support.
45 minutes | May 19, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Lora Cheadle
In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Lora Cheadle, former attorney, life choreographer, and author, shares the story of her internal struggle between embracing her authentic self and conforming to society’s restrictions and how that led her on a journey to self-discovery and acceptance. As she speaks with Mark Yacano, Lora encourages women, in particular, to discover what they love and embrace movement.
32 minutes | May 4, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Taylor Welsh
In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Taylor Welsh, CEO of Walker Tracker, chats with Mark Yacano about structuring fitness into your day at home. She explores creative tools you can use when you lack equipment and resources available on the Internet to keep you physically and mentally healthy.
50 minutes | Apr 21, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Chris Parsons
In this episode of Erasing the Stigma, Chris Parsons, Chairman of Herbert Smith Freehills’ India practice, tells Mark Yacano his story of depression, addiction, and alcoholism. He talks about how his upbringing impacted his mental health and how telling his story has helped his colleagues in the legal profession face their mental health demons.
45 minutes | Apr 6, 2020
Erasing The Stigma -- Denise Gaskin
Denise Gaskin, president of RavenWork Inc., shares with Mark Yacano advice for lawyers to help them create a new routine, build stronger relationships with their teams and clients, and manage the emotional roller coaster associated with uncertainty.
7 minutes | Mar 31, 2020
Staying the Course in a Crisis: Leaning on Interim Talent
Cloud Schnoebelen and Casey Feldman discuss hiring interim talent to support your legal team’s needs, handle short-term projects and address headcount in times of uncertainty.
7 minutes | Mar 31, 2020
Staying the Course in a Crisis: Stepping Up as a Leader During a Crisis
In her conversation with Andrea Bricca, Barrett Avigdor offers advice on how to show leadership when the GC is occupied with managing the crisis at hand.
7 minutes | Mar 31, 2020
Staying the Course in a Crisis: Managing a Remote Team
Eliza Stoker shares with Andrea Bricca the challenges of managing a remote team and provides advice for building relationships and finding a balance.
6 minutes | Mar 31, 2020
Staying the Course in a Crisis: Onboarding Remotely
Kristina Hill, HR manager with McCourt Global, speaks with Casey Feldman about onboarding remote employees and provides advice on how to set up a new hire to do their best work from wherever they are.
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