In this episode, Dr. Wise shares the importance of prioritizing downtime in the veterinary profession. She explains that without regular downtime, individuals become stuck in a repetitive cycle, lacking the opportunity to create a different life experience. Downtime allows for the exploration of emotions and desires, which can lead to personal growth and the realization […]
In this episode Dr. Cari Wise discusses five important questions to ask oneself before the start of a new year. These questions are meant to help individuals create something bigger and more expansive for themselves in 2024 or as they begin any new journey. The first question is about recognizing and acknowledging the successes from
In this episode Dr. Cari Wise discusses the challenges that veterinary professionals face when diagnostic testing comes back negative or normal. She shares a recent personal experience of feeling shame and self-judgment when expensive diagnostic testing came back normal , and explains that this is a common reaction among veterinarians when tests don’t provide the
In this episode, Dr. Cari Wise explores the concept of avoidance culture and how humans have a tendency to try to control and avoid uncomfortable emotions. This behavior is rooted in our evolutionary past, where avoiding discomfort was necessary for survival. However, in the modern world, there are very few truly dangerous things that we
In this episode, Dr. Cari Wise discusses the process of building confidence. She reflects on her own experience of starting at a new veterinary hospital and emphasizes the importance of giving oneself time and opportunity to become confident in new situations. Dr. Wise encourages listeners to challenge negative narratives and “what ifs” that hold them
In this episode, Dr. Cari Wise discusses the impact of age in veterinary medicine. She explores how age can affect the perspectives and assumptions of both clients and veterinary professionals. Older clients may be assumed to have limited financial means or knowledge about veterinary care, while younger clients may be judged as irresponsible or unknowledgeable.
In this episode Dr. Wise emphasizes the importance of recognizing that every person involved in veterinary medicine, whether they are professionals or clients, has their own personal lives and experiences that can impact their interactions. She explains that it is easy to become offended or frustrated by the choices and behaviors of others, but it
In this episode Dr. Cari Wise explores the impact of our thoughts and words on our lives and careers, explaining that what we focus on, we create more of energetically. By shifting our mindset to one of abundance, we can attract more financial opportunities and success. This principle applies to other areas of our lives
In this episode, Dr. Cari Wise talks about the importance of compassion in the veterinary experience, both for veterinary professionals and clients. She believes that by understanding each client’s situation and allowing them to make decisions about their pet’s care, veterinarians can create a judgment-free zone that fosters trust and improves the overall experience. Dr.