Clinical tools and resources
Links to tools and resources for use in the clinical setting.
- Choosing Wisely Canada
Healthy Active Living
Read, speak, sing
Screen time and young children
- A clinician’s guide to counselling parents of young children
- Poster: Is she getting enough face time with you?
- Parent information: Screen time and young children
- Webinar: Screen Time and Young Children: Promoting Health and Development in a Digital World (Child and Parent Research Institute)
- Presentation (video) by Dr. Michelle Ponti on screen time recommendations (part of The Child & Youth Network's Healthy Kids Community Challenge forum in London, ON (November 2017).
Health supervision guides
- Rourke Baby Record: An evidence-based health supervision guide for physicians and health care providers caring for children in the first five years of life.
- Greig Health Record: An evidence-based health promotion guide for clinicians caring for children and adolescents aged 6 to 17 years.
- WHO growth charts: Guidelines for monitoring growth and assessing patterns of linear growth and weight gain in infants, children and adolescents to support healthy child growth and development.
- WHO growth charts training program
- Screening Tools and Rating Scales: A list of screening tools and rating scales for a number of different mental health symptoms and suspected conditions.
- ADHD guide for clinicians: Non-pharmacological interventions
Kids New to Canada
- How to set-up a community practice: Advice and resources from community paediatricians. For CPS members only.
- Tips for paediatricians completing the Disability Tax Credit (DTC) Form
- Information for Parents on the Disability Tax Credit (DTC) Form
- A guide to understanding and claiming the Disability Tax Credit (includes questionnaire)
Social media graphics (use on your own accounts or print for the office)
- Early literacy
- Energy drinks
- Flu shot
- Healthy foods
- Playground safety
- Screen time & Screen time 2
- Ski/Snowboard safety
- Sun safety
- Sleep (teens)
- Sports drinks
- Water safety
- Winter safety