The Physician Health Program (PHP) provides a range of direct services to our clients - physicians, residents, medical students, veterinarians and pharmacists, along with supportive services to family members of our clients. Service begins with information, advice and help for individuals contacting the program.
Program & Services
- Information and Advice
- Assessment and Referral
- Case Management and Monitoring
- Family Support
- Education and Prevention
- Intervention Services
- Policy Development
The PHP clinical staff will refer clients to third party clinical resources for assessment and/or treatment to assist them with problems related to stress, burnout, marital and family issues, conduct or behavioural problems, sexual and boundary issues, gambling, mental health, substance abuse and substance dependence.
Learn more by visiting the Physician Health Program (PHP) website.
At times, the duties of a physician can be stressful. If physicians understand the causes, symptoms, and treatment of burnout, they are better able to help themselves and their colleagues. The resources here have been developed to provide assistance to physicians experiencing difficult times in their career.