Transitioning to end-of-life care can be a difficult time for a resident and their family. Everyone has their own thoughts, feelings, and beliefs around death and loss. Developing communication at end-of-life skills are crucial for LTC staff to foster therapeutic relationships with the residents and their families, increasing levels of comfort with hospice and palliative care philosophy.
The following are the learning materials for the Communication at End-of-Life training program.
The below materials were last updated in December 2019.
Icebreaker – Quotes Posters (.pdf) – 8.5×11
Domains of Issue Sheet (.pdf) – Reference for Betty Game
Palliative Care Myths Posters (.pdf) – 8.5×11
Mapping Out Who I am Handout (.pdf) – 8.5×11
Fold-able Activity Card – Paraphrasing – 8.5×11
Fold-able Activity Card – Emphatic Listening – 8.5×11
The CEoL training program was developed in partnership between the Ontario CLRI at Bruyère and Algonquin College.