Reaching back and saying thanks

Merry Monday!   Say ‘thank you’ to someone who helped you get where you are today     It is very edifying to take time to reflect on the past, to recall what you are grateful for, and to reach out and connect with another person. To do all three at once must be awesome.…

Crossroads

Here’s one student’s take on the contributing factors towards the high incidence of mental health problems in veterinary medicine. Sometimes I feel that this mental health “crisis” is just a normal response to the conditions of vet school. They put us in a classroom all day, we get very little positive feedback and mostly negative,…

The Not-so-silent Killer

This blog is a platform for veterinary students to discuss and bring into the light the highly stigmatized topics of mental health and suicide in veterinary medicine. This post, however, is about a topic everybody loves to discuss: student debt. With mental health and suicide, a lot of efforts are encouraged at the individual or…