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How to Cope with Losing a Pet

Friday, May 29th, 2020

Tufts’ veterinary social worker offers ways to process grief and build a new normal after a pet passes away

A Focus on Mental Health on Campus

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Tufts University task force recommends implementation of a broad, strategic suite of mental health and wellness services at the university

The Mother Load

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Women who are pregnant, raising children, or considering parenthood at U.S. veterinary training institutions may lack adequate support.

Mothers Megan Mueller, Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences, with her son Oliver, 2, Marieke Rosenbaum, Research Assistant Professor of Infectious Disease and Global Health, with her son Zee, 7, and Annie Wayne, Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences, pose for a group photo in the Agnes Varis Campus Center at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Caring for the Veterinary Caregivers

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Wellness programs grow on the Grafton campus to help students, faculty, and staff weather the demands of veterinary practice and training Veterinarians and veterinary students tend to work under tremendous pressure, which takes a toll.… Read More

Caring for the Caregivers

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Wellness programs surge on campus to help students, faculty, and staff weather the demands of veterinary practice and training.

The Grief Counselor Is In

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Three questions for Eric Richman, Cummings School’s first veterinary social worker.