Mental health problems have a way of spiraling out of control, affecting both the individual and everyone around her. How do you prevent that from happening, and what do you do if it does?
What do you get when you put empathic caregivers known to neglect their own health into a high-stress, demanding profession? The perfect storm.
Though mental illness has traditionally been considered a taboo topic, the mental health—or lack thereof—of veterinary professionals has become a hot topic.
When very little is certain and all you can do is contemplate worst-case scenarios, how do you prevent mental health issues from spiraling?