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Webinar Plus: Finding Ways To Thrive (not Just Survive) In Veterinary Practice 2021

Royal Veterinary College

2 years ago

Date: Monday 18th January, 2021 - Sunday 14th February, 2021
Start time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Duration: 4 hour(s)
Cost: £349

Key Areas Mental health (depression, anxiety, psychological distress) and suicide Perfectionism, moral stressors, burnout, and compassion fatigue Mindfulness and meditation Self-care planning and practice Sleep hygiene Setting boundaries, saying no, and separating work from home life About this course PLEASE NOTE - DUE TO TUTOR AVAILABILITY THIS COURSE HAS CHANGED DATES SINCE THE 2020 BROCHURE WAS PRINTED.Want to focus on the solutions to stress in practice and learn how to thrive?There is no doubt that veterinary medicine has become plagued with mental health and wellness concerns including high rates of psychological distress, depression, and suicide that exceed those of the general population. However, a shift is needed to focus on the ways in which we can manage the stressors within veterinary practice, because the demands of the profession are not going away. These sessions will cover mental health, burnout, and compassion fatigue, as well as strategies that all veterinary care providers can adopt on a regular basis to foster wellness and sustain resilience despite the demands of veterinary practice.Week One: Mental health and wellbeing of veterinary care providers: from perfectionism to burnout and beyondWeek Two: Practicing veterinary medicine mindfully and its impact on the veterinary teamWeek Three: Self-care for the team: the key to surviving in veterinary practiceWeek Four: Strategies for sanity: sleep hygiene, setting boundaries, saying no, and separating work from home lifeWhy do this course? You will come away from this course with an understanding of the mental health concerns that veterinary care providers face, the suspected contributing factors, and self-assessment tools for recognising perfectionism, burnout, and compassion fatigue. You will also learn practical tools for thriving in veterinary practice that can be immediately implemented during and after the course.The webinars will run on the following dates from 7.30pm to 9.30pm London time including a 30minute registration and familiarisation period prior to the commencement of the lecture.Webinar dates:Wednesday 20 January 2021Wednesday 27 January 2021Wednesday 3 February 2021Wednesday 10 February 2021

Who is it for?


The Speakers

Tutors Marie Holowaychuk, DVM DipACVECC CYT Small Animal Critical Care Specialist and Veterinary Wellness Facilitator Critical Care Vet Consulting

The Venue


Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

16 hours

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