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Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, Part 1

Please note:If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive online credit for an individual session.This session is part one of a two-part program on the importance of nutrition in pet wellness medicine. Part one addresses the veterinary technician’s role in educating clients about the role of nutrition as a component of pet wellness. Part two will offer tips...

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How to Recommend Pet Foods

This Web conference takes a no nonsense look at how to improve your clients' acceptance of your pet food recommendation. It all starts with a plan that involves the entire Health Care Team from the receptionists, to the technicians, support staff and veterinarians.Dr. Deardorff supports his simple four-step plan with examples and thought provoking ideas that center on client expectations and patient needs. You will be surprised at how simple the process can be when the entire HealthCare Team...

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Nutrition Solutions for Obesity and Concurrent Comorbidities

Obesity related comorbidities in dogs and cats are multiple and affect nearly every organ system. Without effective weight loss to correct the underlying detrimental effects of excessive adiposity, the veterinary health care team, pet parent and the pet become engaged in a frustrating vicious cycle. This seminar will focus on relationship of obesity with gene expression, mobility issues, lower urinary tract signs, diabetes mellitus, longevity and quality of life. Positive effect of weight...

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Pet Food Labels 101

This course is the third in a series of five on nutritional training. This session explores pet food regulations and labeling. Using this information, you can confidently discuss which food you recommend and why you stand by that recommendation. This course is part of the VetFolio Commit to Care Certificate Program. This certificate course is dedicated to helping you elevate nutrition as a core competence in your practice and improve communication when making a recommendation! After...

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Communicate to Connect

This course is the fourth in a series of five on nutritional training. This session explores effective communication skills, guiding you and your team on how to communicate effectively with clients and overcome some of the more challenging communication barriers you may encounter.This course is part of the VetFolio Commit to Care Certificate Program. This certificate course is dedicated to helping you elevate nutrition as a core competence in your practice and improve communication when...

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The Power of Nutrition

The first session in a series of five, this course will help your entire veterinary team elevate nutrition as a core competence in your practice. In this program, we will partner to transform the belief that nutrition is important into in-clinic actions that will enhance the lives of the pets we serve.This course is part of the VetFolio Commit to Care Certificate Program. This certificate course is dedicated to helping you elevate nutrition as a core competence in your practice and ...

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Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, Part 2

Please note:If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive online credit for an individual session.This session is part two of a two-part program on the importance of nutrition in pet wellness medicine. Part one addressed the veterinary technician’s role in educating clients about the role of nutrition as a component of pet wellness.Part two offers tips and...

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Social Networking

This course is the fifth in a series of five on nutritional training.  This session discusses the use of social media tools in your practice. Social media has made it easy to reach out and enhance your client communication with a touch of a button.  We'll look at the benefits and drawbacks of social media and discuss some strategies for social networking in your practice. This course is part of the VetFolio Commit to Care Certificate Program. This certificate course...

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Make a Recommendation

This course is the second in a series of five on nutritional training.  In this program, you will discover why it's important to make a specific nutritional recommendation and how to make a specific nutritional recommendation. You'll also learn about the benefits of having a nutritional counselor at your practice.This course is part of the VetFolio Commit to Care Certificate Program. This certificate course is dedicated to helping you elevate nutrition as a core competence in your...

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