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Selected Projects

 

Facilitating Seniors’ Social Inclusion- Seniors Connect Nanaimo. Funded by New Horizons for Seniors Pan Canadian Projects, Government of Canada

Raising Awareness, Removing Barriers and Promoting Participation in Cancer Screening and Early Detection among Seniors. Funded by Public Health Agency of Canada, Cancer Program-Community Based Programming

Guidelines for Family Caregiver Services in Canada. Funded by the Mental Health Commission of Canada.

Guidelines for Comprehensive Services for Elderly Persons Living with Mental Health Problems and Illnesses. Funded by the Mental Health Commission of Canada

Supporting Caregivers of Older Adults: Tools for Service Providers, Program Planners, Educators and Policy Makers. Funded by Social Development Partnership Program, HRSDC.

Disenfranchised Grief and Dementia: A Coaching Intervention to Empower Caregivers. Funded by Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Promoting Seniors Mental Health in Cancer Care. Funded by Canadian Strategy for Cancer Control, Public Health Agency of Canada

Promoting Excellence in Dementia Care: A Dementia Policy Lens. Funded by Alzheimer Society of British Columbia

Best Practices in Seniors Mental Health Program and Policy Design. Funded by Population Health Fund, Health Canada.

Responding to Excessive and Aggressive Behaviour in Complex Care Settings: A Pilot Project. Funded by B.C. Ministry of Health.

An Integrated Approach for Responding to Aggressive and Excessive Behaviours in Complex Care Settings. Funded by B.C. Ministry of Health


Selected Publications

MacCourt, P. (2016) Social Isolation of Seniors Volumes I (Understanding the Issue and Finding Solutions) and II (Ideas Exchange Event Toolkit). Prepared for Federal, Provincial, Territorial Ministers Responsible for Seniors.

MacCourt, P. (2013). Guidelines for Family Caregiver Services in Canada. Calgary, AB: Mental Health Commission of Canada. Retrieved from:Mental Health Commission of Canada

MacCourt, P. & Krawczyk, M. (2011). Supporting Caregivers Through Policy: Caregiver Policy Lens. Retrieved from: Caregiver Toolkit

MacCourt, P. (2011) Supporting Caregivers: Service Provider Resource Guide . Retrieved from:Caregiver Toolkit

MacCourt P., Wilson K., & Tourigny-Rivard M-F. (2011). Guidelines for Comprehensive Mental Health Services for Older Adults in Canada. Calgary, AB: Mental Health Commission of Canada. Retrieved from:Mental Health Commission of Canada

MacCourt, P. (2012). Tertiary Care: A Review. Prepared for B.C. Geriatric Psychiatry Tertiary Care Committee.

MacCourt, P., & Donnelly, M. (2012). Meeting Seniors’ Mental Health Care Needs In British Columbia: A Guiding Document. Prepared for the B.C. Ministry of Health.

MacCourt, P. (2012). Innovative Practices in Older Adult Suicide Prevention. Prepared for Public Health Agency of Canada, Division of Aging.

MacCourt, P. (2012). Age Friendly Communities (AFC) As A Platform To Support Persons With Dementia. Prepared for Public Health Agency of Canada, Division of Aging and Seniors.

MacCourt, P. (2011). How Age Friendly Communities Promote The Mental Health Of Seniors: Examining The Evidence. Prepared for PHAC Division of Aging and Seniors.

MacCourt, P. (2007). Review Of FPT Seniors Services And Policies And Analysis Of Impact On Social Isolation. Prepared for Federal Territorial Provincial Advisory Group on Seniors.

MacCourt, P. (2007). Working Together for Seniors: A Toolkit to Promote Seniors’ Social Integration in Community Services, Programs and Policies. Prepared for Federal, Provincial, Territorial Ministers Responsible for Seniors. Working Together for Seniors