Tools for Practice

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

Grief and bereavement
The Group: Seven Widowed Fathers Reimagine Life
On a mid-October evening, a group of fathers gathered around a conference table and met each other for the first time. None... 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...
Help Me I Hurt
Using the Three R’s, realize, recognize, and rebuild the authors present a manner for navigating the process of grief. read more...
Helping Children Cope With Grief
Parents, caregivers and educators wondering how they can help will find many answers to their questions in the following... read more...
How to Survive the Holidays While You Are Grieving
Fran King is a seasoned educator and was a high school counsellor for over 30 years. A popular speaker on grief and loss... read more...
I Can’t Stop Crying: Grief and Recovery, A Compassionate Guide
“This book looks at how being bereaved affects relationships with family and friends, lifestyle, work habits, and hopes for... read more...