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Parenting children with health issues: Essential tools, tips, and tactics for raising kids with chronic illness, medical conditions & special healthcare needs

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Cline, Foster W, Greene, Lisa C. Golden, CO: Love and Logic Institute, Inc. , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 CLI 2007
Whether a child struggles with weight problems, diabetes, cancer or any other health issue, parents will learn the essential parenting skills they need to help their child comply with medical requirements, cope well with health challenges, and live a hope-filled life. This book will teach parents a…
Title
Parenting children with health issues: Essential tools, tips, and tactics for raising kids with chronic illness, medical conditions & special healthcare needs
Author
Cline, Foster W
Greene, Lisa C.
Place
Golden, CO
Publisher
Love and Logic Institute, Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback: 343 pages
Topics
Parenting
Chronic Illness
Abstract
Whether a child struggles with weight problems, diabetes, cancer or any other health issue, parents will learn the essential parenting skills they need to help their child comply with medical requirements, cope well with health challenges, and live a hope-filled life. This book will teach parents and caregivers how to: Encourage your child to love life despite health challenges; Handle refusal to take medication and do medical treatments; Skillfully respond to your child’s special emotional needs; Avoid power struggles and other common parenting traps; Promote responsibility for health care without nagging or lecturing; Navigate sibling, family and couple relationship issues; Enable your child to make good self-care decisions.
ISBN
9781930429895
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 600 CLI 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Quirky kids: Understanding and helping your child who doesn't fit in-- when to worry and when not to worry

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108454
Klass, Perri, Costello, Eileen. New York, NY: Ballantine Books , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 800 KLA 2003
Addresses a growing parenting issue: when to worry and when not, how far to push for diagnosis and/or treatment when a child's "quirkiness" becomes concerning. Broadly defining "quirky" kids as "the ones who do things differently", the authors explore such confounding and complex syndromes as anxie…
Title
Quirky kids: Understanding and helping your child who doesn't fit in-- when to worry and when not to worry
Author
Klass, Perri
Costello, Eileen
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; xiv, 384 p.
Topics
Child Behaviour
Parenting
Abstract
Addresses a growing parenting issue: when to worry and when not, how far to push for diagnosis and/or treatment when a child's "quirkiness" becomes concerning. Broadly defining "quirky" kids as "the ones who do things differently", the authors explore such confounding and complex syndromes as anxiety disorder, attention deficit disorder, Tourette's syndrome, oppositional defiance disorder, Asperger's syndrome and other problems. They walk parents through the steps of helping a quirky child, beginning with talking to the child's pediatrician, coping with the parents' sense of loss of a perfect child, getting a diagnosis and negotiating the maze of evaluations and evaluators.
ISBN
0345451430
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 800 KLA 2003
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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