Rosie Allister's Blog


10 tips for managing stress at vet school

Posted on March 08, 2019 by Rosie Allister

Student life can be brilliant, but it there are potential stresses too, and particular challenges associated with veterinary study. Here are 10 things which can help to manage stress during veterinary training.


Why volunteer at Christmas?

Posted on December 19, 2018 by Rosie Allister

Dr Rosie Allister, Vetlife Helpline Manager, outlines why she volunteers over Christmas, and what you can expect if you call the Helpline at this time of year.


Bouncing back: is resilience worth the hype?

Posted on October 10, 2018 by Rosie Allister

Resilience is increasingly suggested as a desirable, even required, characteristic for professionals, but what is it? Vetlife Helpline Manager, Rosie explores what this means.


Mental Health Awareness Week: What happens when you call the Vetlife Helpline?

Posted on May 15, 2018 by Rosie Allister

Dr Rosie Allister - Vetlife Helpline Manager - explains what you can expect if you call the Vetlife Helpline as part of our Mental Health Awareness Week blog series.