About the Author

Jamie Holms has 17 years of experience in the veterinary field, most in emergency and critical care. Prior to that, she was an animal control officer and a veterinary team manager for a 24-hour practice in Los Altos, Calif. She is currently the administrative manager for Dr. Andy Roark and Uncharted Veterinary Conferences. Jamie is passionate about mental health and suicide prevention in the veterinary community and is a firm believer that education reduces stigma and increases survival. She is a certified Mental Health First Aid responder, QPR gatekeeper, and certified gatekeeper instructor. Jamie is an administrative rock star, organizational aficionado, tea geek, and workaholic.