Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a psychiatric disorder that comes from experiencing a traumatic experience, such as events experienced on the battlefield in the military, a natural disaster, assault, abuse, or attacks. For organizations that can provide help and information to individuals with PTSD, and to those around them, please see below.


Badge of Life Canada519-377-6959Help those who experience trauma in the line of police and corrections duty. [E/F]Canada
Canadian Mental Health Association416-646-5557Information on PTSD and how to find help [E/F]Canada
The Emotional Health CBT Clinic514-485-7772CBT for PTSD [E/F]Montreal (Cote-des-Neiges)
eMentalHealth.caWebsiteInformation and resources for PTSD [E/F]ON
Family Information Line - Canadian Forces Morale & Welfare Services1-800-866-4546Health and Wellness help for military spouses and their children. [E/F]Montreal (Canada)
Government of Quebec (Health)1-877-644-4545Description, treatment and help resources [E/F]QC
Mayo ClinicWebsiteInformation on how to help a loved one with PTSD [E]USA
Member Assistance Program (Canadian Armed Forces)1-800-268-7708Support services for people in the military and their families. [E/F]Canada
Mood Disorders Society of Canada613-921-5565Mental health resources, companionship calls, peer support training for veterans & their families [E]Canada
Transitions to Communities514-487-0165 (Montreal)Provides mental health knowledge, self-awareness, coping strategies, employment and skills development for veterans. [E/F]Canada (AB,ON,QC)
Veterans Affairs Canada1-800-268-7708Confidential mental health support available 24/7 for Armed Forces veterans and former RCMP and their families [E/F]Canada
Wounded Warriors Canada1-888-706-4808Programs, animal assisted therapy, resiliency training for Veterans, First Responders, and their families (including children and youth) [E/F] $Canada