Episode 7

Compassion Fatigue: On the Front Line

Apr. 11th, 2023

Today we chat with Sarah Dalton, a Client Care Coordinator at Danville Family Vet, about her recent essay on compassion fatigue in the veterinary industry. She’ll cover what it is, why it’s a problem and the importance of this topic in the field.

During the conversation, we share the ways to prevent and manage it, including implementing techniques such as self-care, support groups, and client education in a veterinary practice.

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Topics discussed:

  • What does vet med look like behind the scenes
  • Strategies outlined in the essay for preventing and managing compassion fatigue
  • The importance of client education

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sarah dalton
Sarah Dalton
Client Care Coordinator at Danville Family Vet
ivan zak
Dr. Ivan Zak
DVM, MBA, CEO at Galaxy Vets
ryan leech
Ryan Leech
Head of Growth at Galaxy Vets