Compassion fatigue: A serious issue for the veterinary team

Compassion fatigue: A serious issue for the veterinary team

Watch for symptoms, protect yourself and your career.
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Aug 27, 2012

The Technician Program is a popular attraction at the annual CVC in Kansas City. On location, Firstline Editor and dvm360 Team Channel Director Brendan Howard spoke with lecturer Katherine Dobbs, REV, CVPM, PHR, about symptoms of compassion fatigue and how to address the syndrome.

Proceedings papers for techs

The very best behavior advice for new puppy owners (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

The entire hospital staff should play a role in the counseling of new puppy owners.

The technician's role creating a behavior centered veterinary practice (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A focus on pet behavior in the veterinary clinic is an excellent practice builder.

Trying times--dealing with canine adolescent dog (Proceedings)

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A behavior wellness exam is an opportunity to check up on a pet’s behavioral health and answer any related questions a client may have.

Enriching geriatric patients' lives (Proceedings)

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An important time for practices to include a behavioral exam is when a pet becomes a senior.

Tubes and tracheas--all about endotracheal tubes and lesions in difficult intubations (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Endotracheal tubes are usually made from silicone, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic or red rubber.