Source Guideline: None

Disappointed or Sad Care Pathway Template

Activity Action
AssessmentEvaluate and document feeling disappointed or sad using self-report wherever possible (usually in children 8 years of age and older) and by asking guardians where not possible (for children 2-7 years of age).
Suggest the ASQ Tool to assess risk of self-harm.

If risk present, urgent psychiatry consult.
Prevention Possible center decision: Offer child life services consultation.
TreatmentEvaluate and modify potentially contributing factors if possible.
Possible center decision: Offer child life, social work, psychology or psychiatry services.