Fighting Burnout Across the Globe

Season 2
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This week on Consolidate That! Ryan and Ivan speak with Dr. Helene Seljenes Dalum, a veterinarian and Ph.D. candidate at the University of Oslo. Helene shared some of the results of a recently published study on vets in Norway and outlines the necessary prerequisites to reduce mental health stressors.

Topics discussed: 

  • About #NORVETproject
  • The stigma of mental health
  • What are the prerequisites to prevent mental health issues
  • The role of the organization in helping avoid burnout

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Dr. Helene Dalum graduated in 2010 and has been working in small animal practice and large animal practice, as well as in diagnostics and public administration. She has a strong, personal interest in mental health among veterinarians, and is currently doing a Ph.D. with the NORVET-project, investigating work and mental health among veterinarians in Norway.