Certified Life Coach
Julie Squires is a Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist, Certified Life Coach and Certified
Grief Educator who brings a unique perspective and approach to support the sustained energy
and passion of those exposed to the highly stressful, challenging and sometimes traumatic
environment of veterinary medicine . She does this in a very distinct way, by empowering
them to help themselves through easy-to-implement yet powerful practices, tools and
Julie has over twenty-five years of experience within the veterinary industry leading
organizations, developing and executing training, workshops and 1:1 coaching most notably
for Nestlé Purina, Bayer Animal Health and IDEXX Laboratories. She is a graduate of SUNY
Oswego and a Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist through the Traumatology Institute.
Julie has also completed compassion fatigue training from The Figley Institute, Traumatology
Institute and TEND Academy. Julie’s clients also gain from her training and experience as a
Certified Life Coach and Corporate Wellness Coach.
Julie is a recognized international speaker and also offers on-site seminars and workshops,
online courses, private coaching and the Rekindling podcast all as a result of the need Julie
saw to help those that work with animals maintain their wellbeing and mental health. Julie
lives in New York’s Hudson Valley with her husband John, pug Mabel and Gregg & Duane,
their two cats.