support for vets

Menopause hub launched to help boost retention in the veterinary industry

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has launched a new menopause hub in a move to keep skilled vets in the profession. It hopes improving the support available to vets impacted by menopause will help create a more positive work environment, and ultimately improve retention rates.  This initiative arrives after recent data found that some 900,000 […]

How to deal with imposter syndrome

Imposter syndrome – that persistent feeling of inadequacy and self-doubt, despite accomplishments and qualifications – is sadly very common within the veterinary world. However, it is something you can conquer given the right support and mindset.  In this blog, we look at three ways to better cope with imposter syndrome as a veterinary professional.  Signs […]

New course to help vets deal with complaints

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) has introduced a new training course to help vets deal with complaints.  The scenario-based training, created in collaboration with the Veterinary Client Mediation Service (VCMS), is free to access and takes just half an hour to complete. It aims to enhance vets’ skills around assessing complaints from a […]