Colleen Best, DVM, PhD, BScH

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Self-Compassion: A Critical Shift in Engaging with Ourselves
When considering how to incorporate self-compassion into your daily life, there are key areas that provide significant rewards.
How to Embrace and Leverage Growth Mindset
Growth mindset is incredibly powerful and can help you release yourself from the fear that comes along with failure.
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Veterinarians Communicating Boundaries
Boundaries are critical because they shape how we engage with the world, how we treat others and how others treat us.
Equine Pre-Purchase Examination Communication
Here are tips on communicating before, during and after the pre-purchase exam to ensure that everyone is on the same page.
Imposter Syndrome in Veterinary Medicine
If you feel like a phony, or that luck is the source of your success, you might want to learn how to counteract ‘imposter syndrome.’
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Veterinarian-Client Communication During the COVID-19 Crisis
The ability to communicate clearly and effectively with clients is essential to our success as veterinarians.
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The Intricacies of Informed Consent
Obtaining informed consent can seem burdensome, but it ensures that we are meeting the needs of our clients.
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Intergenerational Communication
This article can help you be successful in your communications with any age group.
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Ethics in Everyday Equine Veterinary Practice
Ethical decisions happen every day, and they can lead to stress.
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