Depression in Veterinary Medicine: Our Open Secret 

Presented by The Vet and The Social Worker

The Vet (Vanessa Rizzo, DVM, ACVIM [O]) and the Social Worker (Susan Curtis, LICSW) discuss the mental health challenges in the veterinary profession through storytelling in this in-person presentation.

For more information or to schedule a presentation contact
Susan at 847.802.9084 or Dr. Rizzo at 253.341.5835 

Resources

American Veterinary Medical Association

www.avma.org/resources-tools/wellbeing

A Workplace Well-Being Training for Caring Professionals

www.susancurtistherapy.com

Empathy in Veterinary Practices

www.youtu.be/691i_OeH-dQ

 

Find A Therapist

www.psychologytoday.com/us

Hope Veterinary Oncology Services (Dr. Rizzo)

www.hopevetoncology.com

Meditation App for Sleep, Anxiety, and Stress

www.insighttimer.com

National Alliance of Mental Health

www.nami.org/Home

National Alliance of Mental Health Hawaii

www.namihawaii.org/resources/

Not One More Vet

www.nomv.org

Professional Quality of Life Scale

www.img1.wsimg.com/blobby/go/dfc1e1a0-a1db-4456-9391-18746725179b/downloads/ProQOL_5_English_Self-Score.pdf?ver=1657301051771

Professional Quality of Life Website

www.proqol.org

Veterinary Compassion Fatigue: Four Stories

www.youtu.be/k4SrMwrc2hI