Office of Advocacy & Wellbeing

Mental Health and Wellness

 

The Advocacy & Wellbeing (AW) Psychological Services aim to provide accessible and compassionate on-site mental health services and resources to U of A Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry (FoMD) learners. Using evidence-based models of treatment, we help students improve their personal, social and academic well-being.

Services are provided to undergraduate and postgraduate learners by referral through the Learner Advocacy & Wellness office. Our services include:

  • Assessment and diagnosis
  • Referrals to appropriate resources
  • Treatment and counselling
  • Workshops/presentations
  • Critical incident debriefs
  • Groups
  • Consultation
  • Coordination of services and advocacy if needed

 

Examples of issues for which you can access support