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Emotional CPR-Come join us!


February 17 – 18, 2018

UTCVM, Tickle Conference Room

Knoxville, TN

A public health approach.

Get trained in providing effective peer-based support.

Help people through emotional crises.

Veterinary specific although all are welcome.

The goals of this ECPR event are to:

1) Provide training for veterinarians to help others through emotional crises with increased efficacy and without self-harm. 

2) Develop a group of DVM’s who, having been trained in ECPR, are willing and prepared to reduce stigma about mental illness in the profession by telling “their own stories” of adversity and healing.


Registration for this event is no longer available.

This event will be hosted again February 16-17, 2019.

Further details:

  • $300 per person
  • 12 CEU’s for veterinary professionals
  • Morning beverage, lunch, afternoon snack, workshop training manual, and certificate of attendance included.
  • 9:00 am- 5:00 pm both days
  • For further questions contact VSW helpline at 865-755-8839

This training is a function of the Dr. N. Paul Nolan Memorial Suicide Awareness in Veterinary Education (SAVE) Program. Such awareness and education efforts were an expressed wish from Paul and his family.

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