Put Your Mask On First Before Assisting Others! A Wellness Retreat for Students of Peer Support Groups

  • Joanie Mélançon Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Québec, Canada.
  • Laurence Petitclerc Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Québec, Canada.
  • Alexandre Lafleur Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Québec, Canada.
  • Andrée Vézina Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Québec, Canada.
Keywords: Wellness retreat, Medical students, Peer Support Group, Experience

Author Biography

Joanie Mélançon, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Québec, Canada.

Joanie Mélançon is currently a fourth year medical student at Laval University, Quebec city, Canada. She is a recipient of the Mach-Gaensslen Foundation of Canada Study Grant for her research in prenatal stress and its impact on birthweight. Laurence Petitclerc is a a fourth year student in physiotherapy at Laval University. She received the Physiotherapy Student Association Scholarship rewarding the student who has been most involved during his physiotherapy studies and the Desjardins Scholarship at Laval University for the social activities organization she held for the rehabilitation student peer-support group. Joanie and Laurence are respectively the leaders of the student peer-support groups for medicine and physical rehabilitation programs at Laval University Faculty of Medicine.

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Published
2018-12-23
How to Cite
Mélançon, J., Petitclerc, L., Lafleur, A., & Vézina, A. (2018). Put Your Mask On First Before Assisting Others! A Wellness Retreat for Students of Peer Support Groups. International Journal of Medical Students, 6(3), 123-125. Retrieved from http://www.ijms.info/index.php/IJMS/article/view/340
Section
Experience