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What does the AMN-NL Offer? 

PRACTICAL LEARNING

SAFE & SUPPORTIVE SPACE

COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE

CLINICAL RESOURCES & TOOLS

The Atlantic Mentorship Network- Newfoundland (AMN-NL) aims to build primary health care professionals' knowledge, skills, and confidence to deliver high-quality compassionate care in community to individuals with chronic pain, substance use disorder and/or mental health conditions through adaptive mentorship.

        Large Group Mentoring

Mentors and Mentees gain opinions, share knowledge and experience of peers in focused learning opportunities such as monthly virtual webinars, workshops & online forums.

                 Mentors

Mentors provide one-on-one clinical, as well as core knowledge and skill development support to Mentees based on identified learning needs.

       Continuing Professional                          Development Offerings

Mentors, Mentees and non-network health care professionals connect through multi-modal learning opportunities such as conferences, webinars and courses.

        Small Group Mentoring

Regional groups connect in-person or virtually to increase core knowledge and skill. Knowledge translation is through case presentations &/or topic specific presentations.

Impact of the AMN-P&A on Providers and their Practices

An evaluation of the Atlantic Mentorship Network-Pain & Addiction (AMN-P&A) in 2020 showed:

  • 94% reported improvement in their confidence to manage more complex clinical conditions

  • 92% reported improvement in the knowledge, clinical skills and confidence

  • 80% reported increase in compassion and empathy toward patients experiencing pain or addiction