Addiction and Mental Health
Strategic Clinical Network

Being mentally well is important in a person’s overall health and wellness.

The Addiction and Mental Health SCN was created to enhance the prevention and treatment of addiction and mental health issues in order to provide the best possible outcomes for patients.

We are a community of physicians, front-line health care workers, researchers, others specialized in addressing Albertans mental health needs focusing on prevention and treatment.

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Network Members

Network Leadership

  • Allison Bichel
    Senior Provincial Director
  • Dr. Nick Mitchell
    Senior Medical Director
  • Marni Bercov
    Executive Director
  • Dr. Frank MacMaster
    Scientific Director
  • Dr. Katherine Rittenbach
    Assistant Scientific Director
  • Dr. Victoria Suen
    Clinical Network Manager
  • Gayle Thompson
    Senior Consultant
  • Anita Lal
    Executive Assistant, Senior Provincial Director
  • Marie Schneider
    Administrative Assistant, Executive Director


To see who is involved check out our membership list


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Research, Innovation

Find researched based information related to the Addiction and Mental Health Strategic Clinical Network priority areas: depression, addiction, youth mental health and complex high needs.

Be informed, share with others, and support change.


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