Compassion Satisfaction in the Veterinary Industry
Available for RACE Approved CE credit if watched from 3:15pm-4:05pm CST on Friday, May 13, 2022.
There is undoubtedly a crisis in veterinary medicine regarding compassion fatigue, burnout, depression, and unhealthy coping. The leaders across the industry are working hard to identify causes, bring the conversation to the forefront, and frankly cease the suicide crisis our profession is facing.
But what is the answer? How do we combat compassion fatigue? There are a lot of conversations out there about self-care, a critical aspect of tackling the dark side of the profession we love. But there is also the less talked about, Compassion Satisfaction, or the pleasure you derive from doing your work.
This lecture takes the Marie Kondo approach to our professional lives by focusing on compassion satisfaction, what it is, how to find it, share it, and create joy in your professional life again by focusing on what brings you joy and eliminating what doesn’t whenever possible.