Tools for Practice

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

Long term care
End of Life Care - Strategies for Optimizing Family & Team Communications
Presntation by Susan Blacker, RSW, MSW at the NICE (National Institute for the Care of the Elderly) Knowledge Exchange Conference... read more...
Front Line Staff Experiences of Grief and loss in a LTC Home
Based on research of Quality Palliative Care in Long Term Care: A Community - University Research  Alliance at Lakehead University. read more...
Frontline Staff Grief and Loss in Long Term Care
Presentation of research findings. Research study is component of Quality Palliative Care in Long Term Care (QTC-LTC) Project. read more...
Geriatric eToolkit
An intercollaborative initiative by the Centre for Studies in Aging & Health [CSAH] in Kingston, Ontario, the Geriatric eToolkit... read more...
Hospice Enabled Dementia Care: The first steps
A guide to help hospices establish care for people with dementia, their families and carers. read more...
Innovative Models of Integrated Hospice Palliative Care
Discussion paper which summarizes various models of care across Canada and internationally. read more...
Integrating a Palliative Approach: Essentials for Personal Support Workers - Workbook
This workbook is a companion to the textbook, ‘Integrating A Palliative Approach: Essentials for Personal Support Workers. ’... read more...
Integrating a Palliative Approach: Essentials for Personal Support Workers- Textbook
This textbook is written specifically for personal support workers, healthcare assistants, nurse’s aides, community support... read more...
Late-Stage Dementia: Promoting Comfort, Compassion, and Care [Paperback]
Modern medicine may offer seemingly promising treatments, but eventually, the impact of Alzheimer's disease and other causes... read more...
Life and Death Matters (Education Resources)
Free online educational resources - podcasts, powerpoint presentations, an instructors's manual, and many more resources... read more...