Tools for Practice

Our clinical team has identified protocols, advanced practices, and assessment and evaluation tools to help support your practice.

Culture
Completing the Circle: End of Life Care with Aboriginal Families
Video produced to educate health-care providers about culturally appropriate end-of-life care for Aboriginal families. Saskatchewan... read more...
Completing the Circle: Towards an Understanding of Multiple Losses in Aboriginal Communities
This video is meant for academics and other audiences who wish to understand the issue of "complex loss" among Aboriginal... read more...
Completing the Circle: Youth and Grieving
This video conveys stories of bereaved youth and traditional responses from Aboriginal elders. We hope this video will help... read more...
Cross-Cultural Considerations in Promoting Advance Care Planning in Canada
This report was prepared for the Palliative and End-of-Life Care Unit, Chronic and Continuing Care Division, Secretariat... read more...
Cultural & Spiritual Sensitivity: A Learning Module for Health Care Professionals
A self-learning module to understand one's own cultural and spiritual beliefs and to assist in providing culturally sensitive... read more...
Cultural Competence and Cross Cultural Care
This module was created for palliative caregivers who care for others with cultural beliefs and values that differ from their... read more...
Cultural Competence and Cultural Safety in Nursing Education: A Framework for First Nation, Inuit and Métis Nursing
Based on earlier work done on cultural competency by the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada, see http: //www. ipac-amic. org/publications. php... read more...
A Cultural Competence Guide for Health Care Professionals (Nova Scotia)
Guideline developed in Nova Scotia for professionals. read more...
Cultural Traditions and Health Care Beliefs of Some Older Adults
This resource was developed to provide an overview of some common cultural beliefs and traditions in the context of health... read more...
Culturally-Sensitive End-of-Life Care Literature Review (Bibliography)
This literature review identified 94 articles that report on cultural considerations and cultural awareness in palliative... read more...