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Episode 36 | Interrupting Anxiety and Stress in Vet Med & Life

Are you experiencing the compounding effect of anxiety and stress? Does it seem like it’s getting heavier than usual? You aren’t alone! If you’re like me, your mind drifts frequently to the “what if…” And, let’s face it… with the pandemic, election-related activities, and our own personal and professional challenges… we have a lot of …

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Episode 35 | How Facts Create Emotional Freedom in Vet Med & Life

We often experience an emotional rollercoaster in veterinary medicine. There are extreme moments of happiness, relief, and appreciation… And there are also extreme moments of grief, regret, and fear. However, the framework of our veterinary careers, and entire lives, actually creates no emotion for us at all. Life has two components: Framework Experience The framework is created …

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Episode 33 | Understanding the Risk of Sabotaging our Lives and Vet Med Careers in 2021

The new year is coming. So, where do you land? In the camp of excited anticipation? Or in the camp of dread, doubt, uneasiness, and a little bit of fear? No doubt, 2020 threw us a hefty dose of the unexpected… But… …not really more than any other year. Read that again… Not really more …

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Episode 31 | The Decision To Quit Vet Med – Part 1

Thinking about quitting Vet Med? You aren’t alone. Thoughts of leaving this sh*twshow behind are pretty common for a lot of us. Ya, Really! But, why? Here’s where it gets interesting… Why are you thinking about leaving your job? Why are you thinking about ditching the profession altogether? My guess: the VMVs… Blame directed at the Vet …

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Episode 29 | 4 Misery Makers That Make Vet Med Careers So Hard (and what you can do about it!)

Some of the hardest components of a veterinary career are amplified by four things: Stressful Client Interactions Unexpected Patient Death Board Complaints / Negative Performance Evaluations Negative Online Business Reviews We try our best to avoid these things…  … to keep them from happening. And then when they do, we turn inward… > we blame …

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Episode 28 | Get ready for 2021! How to Create Intentional Happiness in Vet Med & Life

In veterinary medicine and life, happiness is never something to be found, it is only something to be created. Happiness is an emotion. Emotions are never created by the events of the world. This faulty conclusion we’ve drawn about the things that happen to be the cause of the way we feel is defeating. When …

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