Protect your health

It is never too early in your career to learn the value of caring for yourself in order to care for others. As a member of the Alberta Medical Association (AMA), you have access to a number of resources to help you.

Physician and Family Support Program (PFSP)

Physicians, residents and medical students need to be able to voluntarily seek help with the assurance of confidentiality. Working with PFSP is one way to ensure that difficulties can be identified and mitigated before a crisis or concern about patient safety arises.

You and your immediate family members (spouse/partner, dependent children) may contact PFSP toll-free 1.877.767.4637, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Learn more about PFSP

College Guide for Students With Psychiatric Disabilities

The College Guide for Students with Psychiatric Disabilities was published by as a means to start conversations about mental illness among college students. The guide aims to help students who struggle with mental illness get the help they need to succeed in school and encourage a discussion.

Learn more about AMA membership

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The AMA advances patient-centered, quality care by advocating for and supporting physician leadership and wellness.