Burnout: The universal stuff for medical professionsveterinary or not

October 25, 2016
Kimberly Pope-Robinson, DVM, CCFP

CVC educator and compassion fatigue expert Kimberly Pope-Robinson tells us that veterinarians and team members can experience the same traumas as human doctors and nurses.

"It's the individualized journey," says CVC educator Kimberly Pope-Robinson, DVM, CCFP, about medical professionals of all stripes when it comes to dealing with their often stressful work. In this video, she explains what burnout and secondary trauma are and how the two problems can prove just as challenging to veterinarians and technicians as they are to their human medicine counterparts.