Mental and Emotional

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Wellness Support for Physicians
OrganizationDescriptionContact Info
Canadian Medical AssociationPhysician Wellness Hub: A collection of resources, information and programs leading the way to physician wellness.Physician Wellness Support: Access national crisis lines and provincial/territorial physician health programs for physicians, medical learners and their immediate families to support health and wellness.Wellness Connection: A virtual, safe space where physicians and medical learners can gather to discuss shared experiences, get support, seek advice and help each other.
By province:
AlbertaAlberta Medical Association’s Physician & Family Support ProgramCall 1(877)SOS-4MDS (1-877-767-4637)
International: 403-930-0529 (you may call collect)
British ColumbiaBC Physician Health Program​​Call 1(800)663-6729
ManitobaDoctors Manitoba: Physician & Family Support ProgramCall 1(844)433-DRMB (1-844-433-3762)
Online: humanacare​.com/drmb
Company ID: DRMBHealth
New BrunswickNew Brunswick Medical Society (NBMS) WellnessCall 1(506)875-6749 or msibbett@nbms.nb.ca
Newfoundland & LabradorNewfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA) Physician & Family Assistance ProgramCall 1(800)663-6729
Nova ScotiaDoctors Nova Scotia Professional Support ProgramCall 1(855)275-8215 or professionalsupport@doctorsns.com
Northwest TerritoriesNorthwest Territories Medical Association members have access to the Alberta Medical Association’s Physician & Family Support Program (PFSP).Call 1(877)SOS-4MDS (1-877-767-4637)
International: 403-930-0529 (you may call collect)
NWT Help Line: Call 1(800)661-0844
NunavutNU Help Line: Call 1(800)265-3333
OntarioOntario Medical Association (OMA) Physician Health ProgramCall 1(800)851-6606 or php@oma.org
Prince Edward IslandMedical Society of Prince Edward IslandCall 1(800)663-6729 or admin@mspei.org
QuebecQuébec Physicians’ Health Program (QPHP)Montreal: Call 1(514)397-0888
Rest of Quebec: Call 1(800)387-4166
SaskatchewanSaskatchewan Physician Health ProgramCall PHP Director at (306)657-4553 or 1(800)667-3781 toll-free
YukonYukon Medical Association members have access to the Alberta Medical Association’s Physician & Family Support Program (PFSP).Call 1(877)SOS-4MDS (1-877-767-4637)
International: 403-930-0529 (you may call collect)
YMA member physicians and their families are also eligible for confidential in-person counselling through two contracted providers:
Ignite Counselling at (867)668-5498
Creative Works at (867)633-2074

Have suggestions or updated information? Please email info@ipacamic.ca with details.

Feeling the indigenous urge to bring moosemeat to your family?
Do that symbolically via bringing guidance to some mentees instead 😎
#IPAC #Indigenous #Doctors #Mentor #Mentee #Family
Visit https://fafm.cfpc.ca/awards/
Scroll down to 'Medical Students'
Select "CFPC Indigenous Medical Student Scholarship"
Note: Applicants must be in their second-last year of study.
Our stories - our medicine. 
In response to feedback from our 2023 gathering, we are including a panel where Indigiqueer and 2S members can share their stories in medicine. Medical students, residents and physicians welcome! Please contact rochelle.mathieu@ipacamic.ca to show your interest.
 #indigiqueer #2S #IPAC2024
Registration links
- West-Friendly https://loom.ly/Fff46H8
- East-Friendly https://loom.ly/3KsKbWQ

What will you need to participate?
- 2 devices connected to the internet--1 for the zoom call and 1 to input your answers, ie. a laptop and a cell phone, etc.
- The game is played in a browser via Triviamaker, so there’s no app to download.

If you’d like to know more about mentorship opportunities check out our online Mentorship Circle, or message Tom at tom.lindsay@ipacamic.ca
Feeling overwhelmed? Having a mentor could help.
Plan ahead of exams, deadlines, and all the time crunches of the semester. Find your own mentor today 💛
#IPAC #Indigenous #Doctors #Mentor #Mentee #Family
Registration links
- West-Friendly https://loom.ly/Fff46H8
- East-Friendly https://loom.ly/3KsKbWQ

What will you need to participate?
- 2 devices connected to the internet--1 for the zoom call and 1 to input your answers, ie. a laptop and a cell phone, etc.
- The game is played in a browser via Triviamaker, so there’s no app to download.

If you’d like to know more about mentorship opportunities check out our online Mentorship Circle, or message Tom at tom.lindsay@ipacamic.ca
USask, March 4, 11:30am-1:30pm
More info: https://app.glueup.com/event/saskatoon-sk-indigenous-medical-learner-physician-mentorship-gathering-94472/

UCalgary, March 7, 5:30pm-8:00pm
https://app.glueup.com/event/calgary-ab-indigenous-medical-learner-physician-mentorship-gathering-94549/
www.ipacamic.ca
Facebook: @IPACIndigenousPhysiciansAssociationCanada
Instagram: @IPACIndigenousPhysiciansCanada
X: @IPACIndigenous
Sharing for the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians' Antiracism Anticolonialism Committee:

"Join the "Images in Emergency Medicine Competition" and help us celebrate diversity, representation, and inclusivity in healthcare education!  Submit your best images showcasing the incredible diversity of healthcare providers and patients in Canada. 

🏆 The top submissions will be featured at the CAEP24 conference in Saskatoon, and the winning image will grace the cover of an issue of Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine!

Don't miss out! Deadline: April 2, 2024 ⏰"