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Hamilton, P., LeClair, J.K., Collins, J., Sturdy-Smith, C., O'Connell, M. (2020). PIECES Resource Guide; Guiding Collaborative Engagement, Shared Assessment and Supportive Care (7th Edition), Canada

Research Use

Permission is REQUIRED from Pieces Canada to use the PIECES approach, PIECES 3-Question Clinical Assessment and/or any other materials for research purposes.  

Alteration/Development of PIECES Materials: 

All PIECES products are copyrighted and as such developed, altered, or enhanced by Pieces Canada.  The development or alteration of any and all existing or future PIECES materials is strictly prohibited, including but not limited to:

  • PIECES™ Resource Guide: Guiding Collaborative Engagement, Shared Assessment, and Supportive Care, 7th  Edition© 2020 
  • PIECES™ 3-Question Assessment Template
  • PIECES™ 3-Question Template Job Aid
  • PIECES™ Team Mobilization Job Aid
  • Team PIECES™ in Action Resource Package 
  • PIECES™ Learning and Development Program learning materials
  • PIECES™ Educator Development Program learning materials

Web Use of PIECES Materials

PIECES™ products including the PIECES approach and any associated implementation tools (e.g., PIECES™ 3-Question Template Job Aid, PIECES™ Team Mobilization Job Aid, Team PIECES™ in Action Resource Package) are only to be accessed through the Pieces Canada website.  It is therefore prohibited to post PIECES products on a website.