Alberta

August 8, 2018 · Todd Coopee

University of Alberta

Professional Association of Resident Physicians of Alberta
http://para-ab.ca/

University of Alberta – Learner Advocacy & Wellness
https://www.ualberta.ca/medicine/programs/support-wellness/postgraduate/resources
The LAW office looks after issues pertaining to learner health, well-being and advocacy. It is a safe and confidential place to receive support for both academic and personal matters.

Alberta Medical Association Physician and Family Support Program
1-877-SOS-4MDS (767-4637)
https://albertadoctors.org/services/pfsp
This is a confidential service that assists residents and their immediate family members with any personal problems that affect home or work life. There is no link to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta or to your residency training program.

Alberta Health Services Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
780-491-0027 or 1-800-268-5211
EFAP is a confidential and free service for residents and immediate family members.

Distress Line – Canadian Mental Health Association Edmonton (24hr)
780-482-HELP (4357) or 1-800-232-7288 for rural areas

University of Calgary

Professional Association of Resident Physicians of Alberta
http://para-ab.ca

University of Calgary – Office of Resident Affairs and Physician Wellness
403-210-6525
residentwellness@ucalgary.ca
https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/pgme/wellness/residents

Alberta Medical Association Physician and Family Support Program
1-877-SOS-4MDS (767-4637)
https://albertadoctors.org/services/pfsp
This is a confidential service that assists residents and their immediate family members with any personal problems that affect home or work life. There is no link to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta or to your residency training program.

Alberta Health Services Employee Assistance Program (Workhealthlife)
780-491-0027 or 1-800-268-5211
Contracted external provider of confidential support.  Access to online, phone, or in-person counselling, and information on various topics related to mental health and well-being (articles, media, forum).

Calgary Distress Centre (24hr)
403-266-HELP (4357)