Tips for mitigating burnout in veterinary medicine

In a dvm360® interview, Lauren Catenacci, PhD, shared multiple ways for veterinary professionals to prevent burnout and promote their well-being.

In a dvm360® interview, Lauren Catenacci, PhD, head of people and culture at Galaxy Vets, highlighted the importance of goal setting and recognizing your triggers to avoid burning out in the veterinary field.

View the video below for the entire discussion. The following is a partial transcript.

Lauren Catenacci, PhD: The first [tip for mitigating burnout] is goal setting. When we set goals, we direct our focus and our energy. So if organizations can support [veterinary] Professionals in how they set goals and how they measure them and hold them accountable, I think we would really see some exciting results with regard to both motivation and also burnout.