Tools for Practice

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

Grief and bereavement
Sesame Street in Communities - Helping Kids Grieve: Training Video
While adults understand the permanence of death rather quickly, children often need more time. Feelings of grief come and... read more...
Sesame Street in Communities: Helping Kids Grieve
This website produced by Sesame Street in Communities has a wealth of resources for children and families touched by loss... read more...
Support Services for Grieving or Bereaved Children:Needs Assessment (Overview of Literature Search)
A summary of the annotated literature search. See associated document Region of Peel: Children's Support Services for Grieving... read more...
Support Services for Grieving/Bereaved Children: Helplines, Online Support, Social Media, etc Needs Assess't (Supplement to Literature Search)
Supplement to the lit search which highlights various support programs/initiatives from around the world with a focus on... read more...
Supporting and Strengthening Families Through Expected and Unexpected Life Events - March 2006
Focusing on the family is an integral component of nursing practice. This guideline was developed to promote and facilitate... read more...
Supporting Parenting Through Illness & Grief
This one page handout provides an overview of the findings from a research study of 71 parent caregivers. It discusses the... read more...
Surviving spousal bereavement: Insights for GPs
Free online access to research article. read more...
TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors)
24/7 online and telephone information and support for families grieving the death of a loved one who died while serving for... read more...
Teens & Grief
Online booklet/downloadable file for teens living with the loss of someone close to them. read more...
The Understanding Your Grief Support Group Guide: Starting and Leading a Bereavement Support Group
This guide to facilitating support groups offers bereavement caregivers practical strategies for creating and maintaining... read more...