Tools for Practice

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

Sexuality
Breaking the Silence on Cancer and Sexuality: A Handbook for Health Care Professionals
This book is written for health care providers of all kinds – nurses, oncologists, social workers, physiotherapists – to... read more...
Cancer and LGBTQ Communities
Evidence based information for health care providers on cancer and LGBTQ communities read more...
Healthcare and End-of-Life Needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Older Adults: A Scoping Review
This study, outlines the results of a systemic search of the literature related to the health care and end of life needs... read more...
Perspectives on the Final Stages of Life from LGBT Elders Living in Ontario
This report details the findings of a research project that investigated the health care experiences, barriers and needs... read more...
Sexuality and Aging: Clinical Perspectives
An overview of sexuality among middle-aged and older adults including historical approaches and current research. read more...
Sexuality and Long Term Care: Understanding and Supporting the Needs of Older Adult
The first book to take a person-centered approach to resident sexuality in long-term care that addresses how long-term care... read more...
Sexuality Assessment for Older Adults
Nurses are in an ideal position to assess these normal aging changes, as well as disabling medical conditions and medications,... read more...
Speaking Up and Speaking Out (Toolkit)
A toolkit for healthcare providers that includes a collection of educational resources to aid healthcare professionals in... read more...
Staying Out of the Closet: LGBT Older Adults’ Hopes and Fears in Considering End-of-Life
The purpose of this study was to begin to fill the gaps in current research on LGBT aging and end-of-life in Canada. Through... read more...
Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans People with Cancer
With a focus on cancer, this document uses case study examples from the perspective of an LGBT person, to highlight some... read more...