News and Updates from FWA
18-24th May 2020 marks #mentalhealthawarenessweek in the UK. For many of us, not only are lockdown restrictions meaning us finding our new way of life in our personal surroundings, but finding a “new norm” in working from home. To some this can lead to feeling isolated and having to adapt to less interaction with colleagues.
Whether you are feeling anxious, stressed or isolated, it’s important to know that there is help and support available. If reaching out to your inner circle makes you uncomfortable, there are online resources available through the NHS at https://www.breathingspace.scot/, as well as through mental health charities, including our charity partner YOUNG MINDS https://youngminds.org.uk/.
With video interviews here to stay we have outlined below some useful tips to help in your interview preparation: Download Zoom, Microsoft Teams or whichever video platform being used a few days prior to your interview. Check the camera and audio on your device is working efficiently. Ensure your internet connection is stable. Fully […]
FWA passes the Compliance exam with flying colours!
It is so important that individuals speak out about and look after their mental health. It is great to see more people freely talking about it, and we are proud to support LawCare on their mission to provide information and support to anyone in the legal community experiencing mental health and wellbeing problems. They have provided […]