Employee and family assistance, organizational support and well-being services

The Law Society funds personal counselling and referral services through Optum Canada. Services are confidential and available at no cost to individual BC lawyers and articled students and their immediate families.

Optum offers proven programs and professionally trained counsellors with the goal of improved health and well-being for everyone. It can help with personal, relationship and family problems, stress management, substance abuse or work-related concerns.

Optum’s counselling team includes psychologists, registered social workers, registered clinical counsellors and addiction specialists. Optum is accredited through the Council on Accreditation.

For more information or assistance, contact Optum (1.800.663.9099).