The Systems of Support Program is for the Veterinary Industry. SoS-Vet is a positive psychological health program that has been designed by Senior Psychologists together with experienced Veterinary Industry Professionals, and specifically tailored for Vets, Vet Nurses, Undergraduates and Support Staff, to help reduce the negative psychological impacts associated with veterinary work, which may lead to anxiety, burnout, depression, people leaving the industry or suicide.
The effective outcomes of Systems of Support in a sample of different industries (including veterinary practitioners) have recently been validated through a rigorous critical review by the University of Queensland. You can view the research paper here (PDF).
The program breaks down the elements of psychological support to trauma into 5 steps: