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LawCare's Gemma Matthews asks her colleague Mary Jackson about bereavement, grief and loss.
We're here to listen...without judgement
Real stories of people in the legal community who have experienced stress, depression, anxiety and more.
"I felt really unwell – heart rate rising, breathing out of control, nausea, and an overwhelming desire to get out of the
" I suffered post-natal depression after both births, and this was particularly severe after my son’s birth, which led to an admission to hospital."
"In my late 20s I crashed a car and was banned from driving. My occasional forgetfulness had become regular blackouts during which I lost many hours at a time. At times I suspected what everyone else now realised: I was an alcoholic."
"I collapsed in the office mid-deal, suffering from exhaustion."