Schedule

Choosing Healthy & Taking ACTION! 

Veterinary Teams Living Well Streamed Symposium is approved for 12 hours of continuing education credits for veterinarians and veterinary technicians in those jurisdictions accepting RACE approved classes.  Click to verify.

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Thursday evening ParTAY!

July 9th @ 6:00 pm Mtn Time 

Hawaiian Theme

  • You are encouraged to dress for a Hawaiian Luau, pour a MaiTai and grab a Lei
  • Entertainment with the talented Evelyn Roper
  • Virtual Jeopardy hosted by our very own Game Diva
  • Details to follow
  • Yes, there will be prizes to Win
  • Play Symposium BINGO throughout the event

Friday Morning, July 10th

  • Mindfulness & Gratitude at 6:30 am Mtn Time with RR
  • Elective Courses & Speakers new to the Scene
    • 7:00
    • 8:10 Movement is Medicine; Protect your body on the job
      • Saleema Lookman, RVT, Certified Personal Trainer
    • 9:20 Tilt Strengths Assessment Part 1 (Tilt 365 Agility)
      • Leann Benedetti, DVM
    • 10:30 Team Meetings; Expressing stress & sharing relief
      • Jamie Davis, CVPM
  • Vintage Speaker Track 1 (CE Credits)
    • 7:00 Crafting your Personal Values, Vision & Mission Statements
      • Rebecca Rose, CVT, Certified Career Coach
    • 8:10  Courageous Conversations; Respond, don’t react
      • Rebecca Rose, CVT, Certified Career Coach
    • 9:20 All by Myself; Connection in Vet Med
      • Lauren Smith, DVM
    • 10:30 Equine-Partnered Leadership
      • Kate Neligan, Equine-Partnered Life Coach
      • Recorded from The Mother Ranch
  • Vintage Speakers Track 2 (CE Credits)
    • 7:00 Keys to Work-Life Balance; My failures and successes
      • Brandon Hess, CVPM
    • 8:10 Building Team Resiliency
      • Brandon Hess, CVPM & Carol Hurst, CVPM
    • 9:20 Building Resilience, A Deeper Look at Active Relaxation
      • Carol Hurst, CVPM
    • 10:30 Financial Fitness
      • Kelly Cronin, VTS, ECC, PHR

Saturday Morning, July 11th

  • Mindfulness & Gratitude at 6:30 am Mtn Time with Jamie Davis
  • Elective Courses & Speakers new to the Scene
    • 7:00
    • 8:10 Tilt Strengths Assessment Part 1 (Tilt 365 Agility)
      • Leann Benedetti, DVM
    • 9:20
    • 10:30 Craft a Vision Board
      • Kate Neligan, Life Coach (Tentative)
  • Vintage Speakers Track 1 (CE Credits)
    • 7:00 Finding Comfort in Chaos; Finding Calm & Connection in Challenging Times
      • Kimberly Pope-Robinson, DVM
    • 8:10 Strike the Balance
      • Becky Krull, DVM
    • 9:20 Acknowledging Self-Worth
      • Becky Krull, DVM
    • 10:30 Psychological Flexibility
      • Carrie McCrudden, Psychologist
  • Vintage Speakers Track 2 (CE Credits)
    • 7:00 It’s Better than OK to be Imperfect; Let’s Talk Trust & Vulnerability
      • Rebecca Rose, CVT, Certified Career Coach
    • 8:10 Job, Career, Calling; Reframing Your View of Veterinary Work and Advocating for Yourself
      • H Howells, DVM
    • 9:20 Job Crafting for Veterinary Teams
      • H Howells, DVM
    • 10:30 Feel the Fear & Push ON
      • David Horner, Recreational Coach

Sunday Morning, July 12th 

  • Mindfulness & Gratitude at 6:30 am Mtn Time with RR
  • Elective Courses & Speakers new to the Scene
    • 7:00 TBD
      • TBD
    • 8:10 Teams Living Well Through Goal Setting
      • Katie Hogan, DVM
    • 9:20 Self-Compassion & 5 Reiki Practices
      • Harriett Terodemos, CVT
  • Vintage Speakers Track 1 (CE Credits)
    • 7:00 Rabies; How Scared Should You Be? 
      • Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS, (ECC) (SAIM) (Nutrition), FFCP
    • 8:10 Purple & Gray, Variations in Approach to Wellbeing
      • Mary Berg, RVT and Michelle Krasicki-Aune, CVT
    • 9:20 Fear Free for a Healthy Work Environment
      • Michelle Krasicki-Aune, CVT
    • 10:30 New KPI’s in Vet Team Wellbeing – A Case Study
      • Jamie Davis, CVPM & Rebecca Rose, CVT
  • Vintage Speakers Track 2 (CE Credits)
    • 7:00 Team Building; Create Stronger Practice Teams
      • Melissa Tompkins, CVPM
    • 8:10 Are you Creating your own Drama?
      • Melissa Tompkins, CVPM
    • 9:20 Breaking Happy-Part 1
      • Josh Vaisman
    • 10:30 Breaking Happy-Part 2
      • Josh Vaisman
  • Bringing it all together-Final POWER HOUR
    • Choosing Healthy & Taking ACTION!
    • 3 Facilitators – 3 random break-out groups
    • Share your 3 Top Priorities to commit to your ACTION Plan.