Attorney Rebecca Baird quit practicing law to study counseling psychology. The benefits of her own mindfulness practice inspired her qualitative study on the impact of mindfulness on the practice of law. She also talks about how she plans to combine her legal career and new degree.
This interview was conducted in September, 2008 and Rebecca completed the data collection portion of the study. At the time of posting this in March, 2009, she was taking some time off from her study to become a mother.