We LOVE a good story, especially when it’s a heartwarming one. Below, you’ll hear some amazing stories from incredible business owners, practitioners, and creatives and artists.
Although Project V.E.T.S. is a small non-profit based in Boulder, CO, we work internationally for animals in need, and it’s always nice to hear when your work is making a difference. Sometimes though, those stories take me by surprise! One of the best stories from my career is a phone conversation I had with a technician from a City Zoo in Wisconsin. The technician relayed that while on a trip to southern Africa, he was in the field talking and working with other animal welfare professionals and Project V.E.T.S.’s efforts to provide free veterinary supplies and equipment came up…. Read more>>
MONICA DOUGLAS DAVIS
I work with blended families as a counselor and parenting practitioner. There are many challenges that come with blending two different sets of people. One family I worked with had children from the mother. Children from the father and children from the couple. The older children expressed concerns that they were being treated differently from the younger children both parents shared. I worked with the family both as a unit and as individuals to improve communication, set goals and establish new routines for the family. Read more>>
I am an educator by nature. I started off as a Math teacher and I knew my goal in life was to help people. As I continued in my career, I realized I had more to give. I decided to become a professional counselor; however, I accidentally became a school counselor. After being a school counselor for some time, I decided it was time to open my own professional private practice. In doing so, I began to understand my purpose in helping people. One day I opened my email and received a message from a young woman. She was looking for a therapist. Nonetheless, it would become a very vital and God connecting experience. She was a former student in my math class of my first year of teaching. Read more>>