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Attending to human needs at the intersection of veterinary and social work practice

vet social work at UT

Veterinary Social Work Oath

“Specializing in veterinary social work, I pledge my service to society by tending to the human needs that arise in the relationship between humans and animals. From a strengths perspective and using evidence-based practice, I will uphold the ethical code of my profession, respect and promote the dignity and worth of all species, and diligently strive to maintain mindful balance in all of my professional endeavors.”





 

To contact a vet social worker, call 865-755-8839 Monday through Friday 10am-5pm.  You may also email us at vetsocialwork@utk.edu.

If you are interested in our educational offerings and events, call 865-696-1117 or email vswcp@utk.edu.

If you heard a talk by VSW and would like the slides or tools mentioned, please look under the “Resources” menu tab.

Veterinary Social Work

UT College of Veterinary Medicine
UT College of Social Work
Helpline: 865-755-8839
VSW Services: vetsocialwork@utk.edu
Education and Events: 865-696-1117
Education and Events: vswcp@utk.edu

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