MAP Page

Members' Assistance Program

Life happens. Let us help.

What is MAP?

MAP is a free and confidential support service to help you and your immediate family deal with life’s challenges — big or small.

CDSPI is pleased to sponsor the Members’ Assistance Program (MAP) providing access to a wide variety of resources geared to your lifestyle and comfort level — take advantage of the many ways MAP can assist at no cost to you.

How to access MAP

You, your staff and immediate family members have 24/7 access to immediate and confidential support in a way that is most suited to your preferences, comfort level and lifestyle.

By phone:

Call the confidential MAP number at 1.844.578.4040 to get started.


Download the mobile app on Android or Apple or access by web at

Log-in using the information below:


Username: The abbreviation of your provincial/territorial dental association in all caps. For example: MDA
Password: CDSPI

Students can use the following credentials:
Username: DentalStudent
Password: CDSPI

Solutions for your work, health and life

Achieve wellbeing

  • Stress
  • Mental health concerns
  • Grief and loss
  • Crisis situations

Manage relationships and family

  • Communication
  • Separation/divorce
  • Parenting

Deal with workplace challenges

  • Stress
  • Performance
  • Work-life balance

Get legal advice

  • Family law
  • Separation/divorce
  • Custody

Online Extras

  • Fitness sessions
  • Assessments
  • Perks – discounts and exclusive offers

Tackle addictions

  • Alcohol
  • Drugs
  • Tobacco/nicotine
  • Gambling

Find child and elder care resourses

  • Child care
  • Schooling
  • Nursing/retirement homes

CDSPI and MAP provide resources to help you achieve and maintain a state of wellbeing - supporting the interrelated dimensions of physical, emotional, and financial wellness.


Who can access MAP?


A benefit of membership, MAP is available to dentists, dental office staff, dental students, and employees of the Canadian Dental Association and participating Provincial and Territorial Dental Associations. MAP also extends to the immediate family members of the above individuals.

You, your staff and immediate family members can access immediate and confidential support in a way that is most suited to your preferences, comfort level and lifestyle.

BCDA members can access additional assistance and support through the Dentist Wellness Program (DWP). Go to the BCDA Member Site or call 1.800.661.9199.

MAP Resources

Five ways to simplfy your life

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Dr. Bruce Ward: Asking for help has always been the right thing to do

If you're anything like Dr. Bruce Ward, you've spent more time in the company of your dental colleagues and staff ...

The Importance of Wellness for Dentists: Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Key Takeaways: The COVID-19 pandemic brought unprecedented challenges to dentistry, impacting the wellness of dental professionals, their staff, and their ...

Perspectives on Wellness: Dr. Diana Liu

Perspectives on Wellness is a series dedicated to wellness in the dental community. This article focuses on Dr. Diana Liu, ...
Man practices how to be mindful

Be Mindful: Five Steps to Improve your Mental Health

"Where did the time go?" This is a common question nearly all of us have thought at some point. Time ...

Building and Keeping Your Dental Team

Overcoming Staff Recruitment and Retention Challenges Recruiting and retaining staff within a dental practice is one of the many challenges ...

Coping with Feelings of Fear and Anxiety About Violence

Acts of violence, whether they occur locally or abroad, can affect our sense of safety -about the present and the ...

Dealing with cultural differences in the workplace

Your office has taken on a new employee who recently migrated to Canada from Singapore. Although she seems nice, you ...

Mental Health: Cultural and ethnic stigmas

Mental illness is of such significant concern that the World Health Organization (WHO) has implemented a global Special Initiative for ...

MAP is sponsored by CDSPI and provided by TELUS Health.