Media Appearances

Below is a list of media appearences for your further review.


“Here’s a survival strategy for workplace stress”
ABC 7:30, Fri 9 Oct 2015

“Lawyers Battling Depression”
Sky News Business, Wed 30 Sept 2015

“ABC News Breakfast: Episode 193”
ABC News Breakfast, Mon 28 Sept 2015


“The legal community’s struggle with mental health”
ABC Radio National: Law Report, Tues 6 Oct 2015

“Mental As: Under Pressure”
triple j Hack, Thur 8 Oct 2015

“Mornings with Linda Mottram”
ABC 702 Sydney, Tues 6 Oct 2015

“The Chat – The Wellness Doctrines”
2ser, Sun 11 Oct 2015


“Episode 6 – Overcoming depression and anxiety with Jerome Doraisamy”
Happy Lawyer, Happy Life, Wed 5 Oct 2016

“Podcast Chart 28: Jerome Doraisamy, The Wellness Doctrines”
The Co-op Podcast, Fri 2 Oct 2015

“Podcast: Walking on Glass: How to get the upper hand on your mental health”

Newspaper articles: 

“Young lawyer outs depression that is endemic in legal profession”
Australian Financial Review, Tues 29 Sept 2015

“Want mentally healthy workers? Make them take the stairs”
Australian Financial Review, Thur 8 Oct 2015

“Help for struggling legal eagles”
The Mosman Daily, Thurs 12 Nov 2015

Magazine articles: 

“Helping students ‘survive’ law school”
The Jurist, 2015 Issue 3 (Flinders Law Students’ Association), 5 Nov 2015

Online articles: 

“The value of extra-curriculars”
Lawyers Weekly, Mon 7 Dec 2015

“Jerome Doraisamy uses his own struggle with depression to write survival guide for young lawyers”
The Daily Telegraph, Fri 13 Nov 2015

“Why the glass is half-empty”
Lawyers Weekly, Fri 6 Nov 2015

“How can I unwind when I’m stressed at my desk?”
OHSAlert, 6 Nov 2015

“Taking the initiative on mental health”
Lawyers Weekly, Wed 30 Sept 2015

“Law grad tackles mental illness with legal self-help book”
Australasian Lawyer, Wed 30 Sept 2015

“The Wellness Doctrines: EXCERPT”
Career Chronicles, Thur 1 Oct 2015

“The Wellness Doctrines”
Survive Law, Fri 2 Oct 2015

“Lawyers are not ‘invulnerable’: Fed Court Judge”
Lawyers Weekly, Mon 5 Oct 2015

“Students call for greater openness around mental wellbeing”
Lawyers Weekly, Tue 6 Oct 2015

“UTS:Law graduate tackles the stigma of mental illness head on!”
UTS Faculty of Law Online, Wed 7 Oct 2015


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