Benefits & Services

Additional resources

 The Professional Support Program coordinators also recommend the following resources.



  • A Physician’s Guide to Coping with Death and Dying by Alan Cooper and Jan Swanson
  • CanMEDs Physician Health Guide: A Practical Handbook for Physician Health and Well-being
  • Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan
  • Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy by Dr. David Burns
  • Finding Balance in a Medical Life by Dr.  Lee Lipsenthal
  • Full Catastrophe Living by Dr. John Kabat- Zinn
  • The Handbook of Physician Health: The Essential Guide to Understanding the Health Care Needs of Physicians by Larry S Goldman, Myers, M. Dickstein, LJ.
  • Healing the Healer: The Addicted Physician by Drs. Daniel H. Angres and G. Douglas Talbott
  • How Doctors Think by Dr. Jerome Groopman
  • How to Survive the Loss of a Love by Stephanie L. Kuiack
  • Iron Doc: Practical Stress Management Tools for Physicians by Dr. Mamta Gautum
  • Kitchen Table Wisdom by Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen
  • The Medical Marriage: Sustaining Healthy Relationships for Physicians and Their Families by Drs. Wayne M. Sotile and Mary O. Sotile
  • Mind Over Mood: Change How You Feel by Changing the Way You Think by Drs. Dennis Greenberger and Christine Padesky
  • The Mindful Way through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness by Mark Williams et al.
  • The New Codependency: Help and Guidance for Today’s Generation by Melanie Beattie