Shawn Healy, Ph.D., joined Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers in 2014 following his work in a private group practice in Cambridge. He also serves on the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court standing committee on professionalism, as well as on the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Lawyer Well-Being committee.
Prior to private practice, Healy worked at the May Institute for 10 years where he completed his pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship. He later became the clinical director and finally the director of clinical services and operations for the behavioral health division of the May Institute where he managed outpatient clinics and treatment programs. He earned his bachelor’s degree at Central Connecticut State University and his doctorate in clinical psychology from Suffolk University.
Healy is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Massachusetts Psychological Association and is licensed in Massachusetts as a psychologist. He co-authored the book “The Full Weight of the Law: How Legal Professionals Can Recognize and Rebound from Depression.”
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