VetGirl is hosting a free webinar on suicide awareness and prevention on May 21, 2014. It will be from 7pm-8: 30 pm EST will provide you with 1.5 hours of RACE-approved CE.
During the webinar, Jeannine Moga, MA, MSW, LCSW and Eden Myers, DVM will be discussing the prevalence of suicide in the veterinary profession in order to raise awareness and to empower attendees to prevent suicide within our community.
A brief review of the recent literature will inform you of current thinking regarding epidemiology, detection and prevention of suicidal behavior. They will also debunk some of the most common misconceptions regarding how to handle issue of suicide in your personal and professional life.
As you may know, recently a veterinarian in New York City committed suicide. This is a real problem in our profession and it MUST stop!
This webinar, thanks to VetGIrl can be watched in the privacy of your own home, BUT we need YOU to help spread the word.
Please forward this to as many people as you know, share it on facebook, tweet about it on twitter-whatever you have to do- get this important webinar out to as many people as you can!