Helping families, professionals, volunteers, and communities support grieving children, youth and adults

  • Andrea Warnick is an educator, grief counsellor, nurse, and thanatologist.

    She specializes in ensuring that adults, children and youth have access to caring and informed support when experiencing the serious illness, dying, or death of someone close to them. She has learned through her 20 years of experience that such support goes a long way towards helping individuals of all ages integrate their grief in a way that allows them to thrive in life.

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    Andrea Warnick, RN, MA

This monthly on-line question and answer session with Andrea will next be held on Tuesday September 12, 2017.

Register to participate in the live forum by emailing us at  The link to join the next Q&A will be sent to you the week of the event.


Learn how grief can manifest, as well as concrete tips and strategies for effectively supporting someone who is grieving, including what not to say to someone who is grieving the dying or death of someone in their life.

  • 90-min webinar. Access anytime.

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Canadian Virtual Hospice has recently introduced an excellent new online grief support tool that is designed to support adults grieving an expected death or a death that has already occurred.

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Webinars give you the guidance you need, whatever the time, wherever you are. Gift certificates are available.

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Upcoming education sessions and trainings range from one-hour seminars to multiple day workshops.

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“Andrea Warnick is among Canada’s foremost experts on the support of grieving children.
I have had the pleasure of working closely with Andrea both clinically and academically on numerous occasions and she never fails to amaze me… I can think of no one more qualified or capable than Andrea to help in these situations.”Adam Rapoport, MD, FRCPC, MHSc
Medical Director, Paediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT)
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

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