Tools for Practice

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

Grief and bereavement
Good Grief, Supporting the Bereaved Student
Developed by Hospice Calgary staff with the assistance of a Calgary Board of Education Specialist, a high school guidance... read more...
Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society: Bridging Research and Practice
This text presents an explanation of research-based theories and clinical wisdom across a variety of topics in the field... read more...
Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, 4th ed.
Dr. Worden presents his current thinking on bereavement drawn from research, clinical work, and current literature. read more...
Grief Support Group Curriculum - Facilitator's Handbook
This curriculum, to facilitate mourning, has a leader's handbook and separate developmental texts. This book discusses how... read more...
Grief, Loss, and Dementia workbook
This workbook discusses ways for caregivers to understand and manage their feelings of grief and loss, to care for themselves... read more...
A Guide to Death Care in Ontario
A Guide to Death Care in Ontario is a free guide provided by the Bereavement Authority of Ontario that helps consumers know... read more...
The Handbook for Companioning the Mourner
This inspiring handbook explores Dr. Wolfelt's "companioning" model of grief care and contrasts with the traditional "treatment"... read more...
A Handbook for Supporters: Extending Compassion & Care to Grieving Youth
This handbook is intended for volunteers and professionals who have received formalized training in the field of child and... read more...
A Handbook for Volunteers: supporting children grieving the dying and death of a loved one
The purpose of this handbook is to provide information and tools for volunteers supporting grieving children. The content... read more...
Healing the Bereaved Child: Grief Gardening, Growth Through Grief and Other Touchstones for Caregivers
This book written by Alan D. Wolfelt,  PhD, Grief Counsellor,  will help anyone who is working with children and teens who... read more...