Client Support Counseling Services
Client support counseling services are available to support the needs of UC Davis veterinary hospital clients experiencing loss and other emotional stressors in relation to their pet. Client support counseling offers short-term grief assessment consultations, advocacy, and counseling referral services to pet owners in order to improve the emotional well-being of pet owners as it pertains to pet loss, stress, caregiving, and communication between pet owners and veterinary staff.
Scheduled 30-minute counseling appointments are available:
Mondays from 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Thursdays from 2 – 6 p.m.
Drop-in counseling appointments and client introductions are available:
Mondays 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Thursdays 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Please schedule appointments or referrals by contacting:
Florence Soares-Dabalos, MS, LMFT – Client Support Counselor
Our Mission is to provide supportive grief assessment consultations, advocacy, and counseling referrals to pet owners thereby improving the emotional well-being of a grieving and/or stressed pet owner.