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Navigating Mental Health in Veterinary Practice By Dr. Marie Holowaychuk & How To Get Your Veterinary Practice Website To Work For You 24/7 By Naren Arulrajah

June 4, 2024

Key Takeaways

  1. Navigating Mental Health in Veterinary Practice: Led by Dr. Marie Holowaychuk
    • Master strategies to combat stress and prioritize your well-being.
    • Discover techniques to build a supportive environment for your entire team.
    • Learn how to prevent burnout and foster resilience in the demanding veterinary field.
  1. How To Get Your Veterinary Practice Website To Work For You 24/7: Led by Naren Arulrajah
    • Transform your website into a powerful marketing tool that attracts new clients around the clock.
    • Learn effective strategies for optimizing your online presence and maximizing its impact.
    • Gain valuable insights on how to use digital marketing to reach and engage clients effectively.


Marie Holowaychuk, DVM, DACVECC, CYT

CEO and Founder of Reviving Vet Med

Dr. Marie Holowaychuk is a board-certified specialist in small animal emergency and critical care and a passionate advocate for well-being in the veterinary profession. She lives in Calgary and travels worldwide as a speaker and locum. Dr. Holowaychuk has diverse experiences in veterinary medicine, including time spent in general, specialty, and academic practice. One thing she feels is consistent, no matter the veterinary setting, is that all members of the profession are susceptible to experiencing moral stress, compassion fatigue, and burnout. As such, she facilitates wellness workshops, retreats, and online wellbeing programs for veterinary care providers that include lectures, yoga, meditation practices, and one-on-one coaching. Dr. Holowaychuk is a certified yoga and meditation teacher and has completed a mindfulness-based stress reduction course for professionals.

She also has Compassion Fatigue Training from the University of Tennessee School of Social Work, Mental Health First Aid Training from the Mental Health Commission of Canada, Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training from the Centre for Suicide Prevention, and a Life Coaching certificate. Her favorite self-care activities include strength training, practicing yoga, rollerblading, watching movies, and hiking in the Rocky Mountains.

Naren Arulrajah

Founder of the Veterinary Business Podcast
Co-Host of the Veterinary Business Podcast
Veterinary Marketing Consultant
CEO of Ekwa Marketing

Naren is the CEO and Founder of Ekwa Marketing (www.ekwa.com). He leads a team of over 250 professionals and drives the company’s goal of assisting doctors in dominating Google and achieving success in digital marketing. Ekwa caters to a wide range of healthcare professionals who operate in private practices, such as veterinarians, dentists, dermatologists, plastic surgeons, ophthalmologists, OB-GYNs, and med-spa owners. Ekwa’s services are tailored to meet their specific needs and requirements. One of the most impressive achievements of Ekwa is its exceptional client retention rate, with 95% of clients choosing to stay with the company year after year.

Naren is not just the person behind Ekwa Marketing – his knowledge and experience go beyond that. He has helped veterinary practice owners throughout the United States grow their startups into practices worth millions of dollars. Naren’s expertise in digital marketing and entrepreneurship has made him a valuable asset to doctors globally. His commitment to the veterinary and medical community has been crucial to his achievements. In line with this principle, he established the Veterinary Business Podcast (www.veterinarybusinessinstitute.com ) with other prominent figures in the field. The podcast seeks to support doctors by offering valuable insights into achieving professional, personal, and financial success.

Aside from being a consultant and speaker, Naren is an accomplished author and innovator. Recognizing his leadership and initiative, he was honored with the 2014 Leadership Initiative Award by AceTech Ontario.

Furthermore, Naren’s passion extends to the Veterinary Business Podcast series. He perceives this platform as not only a tool for professional advancement but also as a way to promote personal success for veterinarians who frequently neglect their personal lives while striving for professional success.

Ryan Davies

Digital Marketing Advisor – Ekwa Marketing
Co-Host – Veterinary Business Podcast
Veterinary Marketing Consultant – Veterinary Business Institute and Ekwa Marketing

Ryan Davies is a seasoned digital marketing advisor at ekwa.com, renowned for his sales and marketing psychology expertise. With a wealth of experience collaborating with companies and political campaigns, Ryan profoundly understands the intricacies of consumer behavior and how it influences purchasing decisions. As a certified Sandler Sales and Challenger Expert, he brings a unique perspective, employing innovative sales techniques that drive tangible results.

Recognized as a dynamic speaker and presenter, Ryan has graced numerous trade shows and events across North America, captivating audiences with his insightful talks on sales and marketing strategies. His ability to communicate complex concepts relatable and engagingly has earned him a reputation as a sought-after industry expert. Attendees at his presentations gain practical insights and actionable takeaways that can be applied directly to their business endeavors.