Tools for Practice

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

Pediatrics
Children's Palliative Care in Africa
Written by a group with wide experience of caring for dying children in Africa, this book provides theory with an emphasis... read more...
Children's Project on Palliative/Hospice Services (ChiPPS)
The Children's Project on Palliative/Hospice Services is working to concretely enhance the science and practice of pediatric... read more...
CHPCA Pediatric Resource Commons
The Pediatric Resource Commons has been created as a repository for resources related to pediatric hospice palliative and... read more...
Companioning at a Time of Perinatal Loss: A Guide for Nurses, Physicians, Social Workers, Chaplains and Other Bedside Caregivers
Intended for nurses, doctors, midwives, social workers, chaplains, and hospital support staff, this guide gives caring and... 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...
Counseling Children and Adolescents Through Grief and Loss
These authors have managed to produce an exceptional book to guide practitioners in using appropriate interventions that... read more...
Courageous Parents Network
A website which provides parents and families of children living with serious illness with expert guidance and a virtual... read more...
Deconstruction/Reconstruction: A grief journal for teens
The Dougy Center's first journal specially created for grieving teens.   Whether a teen has experienced the death of a parent,... read more...
Difficult Conversations: Making it easier to talk about end-of-life issues with young adults with life-limiting conditions
This guide was developed in response to a gap in health professional's skills in having difficult conversations with the... read more...
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...