Anything you choose to discuss is completely confidential and therefore goes no further.
The only circumstances in which we break confidentiality is if we feel yourself, or, someone else is in danger. In these cases we will always let you know what is happening.
Your Peer Supporters
Opposite is a list of all our Peer Supporters at the Vet School, feel free to contact any one of them, at any time. Their email addresses can be found simply by typing their name in the address box of the universities email system.
Our Liverpool and Leahurst Peer Support Reps can be contacted on the following email addresses:
Leahurst: Sarah Walton firstname.lastname@example.org
Liverpool: Bethan Greatrex email@example.com
Becoming A Peer Supporter
Every year new supporters are trained to become part of our team. This occurs for 2nd years during their 1st semester, and graduation after 21 hours of training. If you think being a peer supporter is your cup of tea take a look at the document below, and keep an eye out on your emails for application forms and training dates!
Peer supporters 2016/2017:
3rd years: Bethan Greatrex, Alice Pinder, Chris McKay, Kim Burke, Jo Cheung, Olivia Tomlin-Netherwood Lauren Jolley, Jess Parke
4th Years: Emma Holmberg, Nicole Whittell, Elsa Hunt, Megan Wood, Maddy Walsh, Sasha Senior, Gerard Coyle, Sarah Walton, Sam Felvus
5th Years: Laura Batterton, Laura Fennimore, Oliver Waite, Pablo Ruiz Cuenca, Maisie Holsgrove, Georgie David, Georgie Waller, Marty McQuaid, Polly Vogel, Maeve Turnball, Emma Lawson, Connie Bowkett Pritchard, Lucy Mills-Taylor
Inevitable for anyone, but particularly if you’ve lost your mind and chosen to study veterinary… Here are some handy tips from your Peer Supporters:
Sometimes peer support might not be right for you. or you might want some extra information on other services from the University or the Veterinary community. Here are the contacts we find can be most helpful.
University Counselling Service - https://www.liv.ac.uk/studentsupport/counselling/ Telephone: 0151 794 3304