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Children with visual impairments: A parents' guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110706
Holbrook, M. Cay. (ed). Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2008. 2nd ed. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 HOL 2008
Written by parents, medical professionals and special educators, this is a guide for families of children with mild to severe visual impairments. Topics covered in this book include: diagnosis, treatment and medical issues; family life and adjustment, including talking to siblings; child developme…
Title
Children with visual impairments: A parents' guide
Author
Holbrook, M. Cay. (ed).
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback, 434 p.
Series
The Special-Needs Collection
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Written by parents, medical professionals and special educators, this is a guide for families of children with mild to severe visual impairments. Topics covered in this book include: diagnosis, treatment and medical issues; family life and adjustment, including talking to siblings; child development; daily life; nurturing self-esteem; early intervention and special education; literacy; orientation and mobility; multiple and visual disabilities; legal issues; and the adult years. Includes a glossary, reading list and resource information. This 2nd edition includes new information on the Core Curriculum, recommended areas of learning for children and adults who are blind or visually impaired, more information on technology, and updated information on legal rights, federal benefits, and special education rights. New chapter authors provide a fresh perspective on family life, real-life anecdotes, and coping strategies. The resource section, reading list and parents statements (parent insights included at the end of each chapter) are all updated.
ISBN
9781890627409
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 HOL 2008
Copy 6 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 7 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Everything parent's guide to raising siblings

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111070
Sonna, Linda. Avon, MA: Adams Media , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 730 SON 2006
This book discusses how sibling relationships develop over time, the factors that affect these relationships for better or for worse, and how to resolve the issues that provoke conflict. Includes information on how to manage the teen years, provide children with positive role models, avoid playing…
Title
Everything parent's guide to raising siblings
Author
Sonna, Linda
Place
Avon, MA
Publisher
Adams Media
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback: 285 p.
Topics
Sibling Relationships
Parenting
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Foster Children
Divorce
Abstract
This book discusses how sibling relationships develop over time, the factors that affect these relationships for better or for worse, and how to resolve the issues that provoke conflict. Includes information on how to manage the teen years, provide children with positive role models, avoid playing favourites, embrace stepchildren, adopted children, and special needs siblings.
ISBN
1593375379
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 730 SON 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Cerebral palsy: A complete guide for caregiving

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103044
Miller, Freeman, Bacharach, Steven J. Balitimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 496 MIL 2006
A guide for parents and caregivers of children and adults with cerebral palsy (CP), as well as for adolescents and adults with the condition. Part I provides an overview of CP and explains the medical and psychosocial implications of associated conditions, offering advice for parents on becoming an…
Title
Cerebral palsy: A complete guide for caregiving
Author
Miller, Freeman
Bacharach, Steven J.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Balitimore, MD
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 475 p.
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
A guide for parents and caregivers of children and adults with cerebral palsy (CP), as well as for adolescents and adults with the condition. Part I provides an overview of CP and explains the medical and psychosocial implications of associated conditions, offering advice for parents on becoming an advocate for their child. Part II contains practical information on caregiving and medical procedures. Part III defines and describes medical terms and diagnoses, surgical procedures, and assistive devices.
ISBN
9780801883552
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 496 MIL 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due May 17, 2017
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Nonverbal learning disabilities at home: A parent's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108439
Tanguay, Pamela B. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2001. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 TAN 2001
Explores the variety of daily life problems children with Nonverbal Learning Disabilities (NLD) may face, and provides practical strategies for parents to help them cope and grow, from preschool age through their challenging adolescent years. Provides solutions to the everyday challenges of the dis…
Title
Nonverbal learning disabilities at home: A parent's guide
Author
Tanguay, Pamela B.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback; 267 p.
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Child Social Behaviour
Abstract
Explores the variety of daily life problems children with Nonverbal Learning Disabilities (NLD) may face, and provides practical strategies for parents to help them cope and grow, from preschool age through their challenging adolescent years. Provides solutions to the everyday challenges of the disorder, from early warning signs and self-care issues to social skills and personal safety.
ISBN
1853029408
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 TAN 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Guide pour parents inquiets: Aimer sans se culpabiliser

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113279
Maziade, Michel. Montreal: QC: Éditions du CHU Sainte-Justine , 2010. Second edition. (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 MAZ 2010 STACKS
Écrit par un médecin et pédopsychiatre, ce livre donne des exemples concrets pour aider les parents d'enfants qui ont des problèmes affectifs ou comportementaux. ; - ; Written by a doctor and children psychiatrist, this book gives concrete examples to help parents of children who have some behavior…
Title
Guide pour parents inquiets: Aimer sans se culpabiliser
Author
Maziade, Michel
Edition
Second edition
Place
Montreal: QC
Publisher
Éditions du CHU Sainte-Justine
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Paperback, 200 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Children-Mental Health
Abstract
Écrit par un médecin et pédopsychiatre, ce livre donne des exemples concrets pour aider les parents d'enfants qui ont des problèmes affectifs ou comportementaux.
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Written by a doctor and children psychiatrist, this book gives concrete examples to help parents of children who have some behavioral and emotional problems.
ISBN
9782896192557
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 600 MAZ 2010 STACKS
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre STACKS Available
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A family guide: Therapeutic recreation, aquatics and music therapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110578

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1532_RecreationFamily.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1532
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
The pamphlet provides information for families of children and youth with disabilities about therapeutic recreation, aquatic and music therapies available at Sunny Hill Health Centre.
Title
A family guide: Therapeutic recreation, aquatics and music therapy
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Topics
Recreational Therapy
Music/Sound Therapy
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
The pamphlet provides information for families of children and youth with disabilities about therapeutic recreation, aquatic and music therapies available at Sunny Hill Health Centre.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1532_RecreationFamily.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1532

Married with special-needs children: A couples' guide to keeping connected

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112378
Marshak, Laura E., Prezant, Fran Pollock. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2007. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 350 MAR 2010
This book recognizes the overwhelming stresses affecting family dynamics that can cause or widen existing cracks in marriages of parents of children with disabilities. The authors share anecdotes from families who have lived similar experiences, and use their combined professional experience in mar…
Title
Married with special-needs children: A couples' guide to keeping connected
Author
Marshak, Laura E.
Prezant, Fran Pollock
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 280 p.
Topics
Developmental Disability
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Relationships
Abstract
This book recognizes the overwhelming stresses affecting family dynamics that can cause or widen existing cracks in marriages of parents of children with disabilities. The authors share anecdotes from families who have lived similar experiences, and use their combined professional experience in marital counselling and parent training to offer advice on common concerns.
ISBN
9781890627102
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 350 MAR 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
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Fine motor skills for children with down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113514
Bruni, Maryanne. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 BRU 2006
This book explains the best practices and procedures for helping children master the finger and hand skills needed for home and school activities..
Title
Fine motor skills for children with down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Bruni, Maryanne
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xiv, 241 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Topics
Down Syndrome
Motor Development
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Education. Schools
Abstract
This book explains the best practices and procedures for helping children master the finger and hand skills needed for home and school activities..
ISBN
9781890627676
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 BRU 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Answering your questions about spina bifida: A guide from the Spina Bifida Program, Department of General Pediatrics

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104036
Spina Bifida Program, Children's National Medical Center. Washington, DC: Children's National Medical Center , 1995. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 505 ANS 1995
Provides information to help understand the basic medical, educational and social issues which commonly affect people with spina bifida.
Title
Answering your questions about spina bifida: A guide from the Spina Bifida Program, Department of General Pediatrics
Corporate Author
Spina Bifida Program, Children's National Medical Center
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Children's National Medical Center
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
Paperback, 34 pages
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
Provides information to help understand the basic medical, educational and social issues which commonly affect people with spina bifida.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 505 ANS 1995
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Teaching children with down syndrome about their bodies, boundaries, and sexuality: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111355
Couwenhoven, Terri. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 COU 2007
This resource, for parents and professionals, is written by a parent of a child with down syndrome who is also a sexual educator. It provides information about how to educate children and youth with intellectual disabilities about human sexuality, including such topics as: private body parts; expre…
Title
Teaching children with down syndrome about their bodies, boundaries, and sexuality: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Couwenhoven, Terri
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 323 p.
Topics
Down Syndrome
Sexual Health
Social Skills
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Sexuality
Friendship
Puberty
Relationships
Abstract
This resource, for parents and professionals, is written by a parent of a child with down syndrome who is also a sexual educator. It provides information about how to educate children and youth with intellectual disabilities about human sexuality, including such topics as: private body parts; expressing emotions; personal space; self-care; privacy; gender identity; and showing affection. The appendices contain teaching material and aids.
ISBN
9781890627331
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 COU 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Show me what my friends can see: A developmental guide for parents of babies with severely impaired sight and their professional advisors

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106911
Sonksen, Patricia, Stiff, Blanche. London, UK: Institute of Child Health , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 SON 1991
A book aimed at helping parents of visually impaired babies by providing activities and play ideas.
Title
Show me what my friends can see: A developmental guide for parents of babies with severely impaired sight and their professional advisors
Author
Sonksen, Patricia
Stiff, Blanche
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Institute of Child Health
Year Published
1991
Physical Description
Paperback, 64 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Child Development
Blindness
Blindness-Coping
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
A book aimed at helping parents of visually impaired babies by providing activities and play ideas.
ISBN
095175260
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 SON 1991
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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What you should know about your child's skin health: A healthy skin guide for caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109464

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1633_SkinHealth_2012.pdf

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1633_SkinHealthRead_2012.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1633
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print. The second link is a "read-only" version.
For caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability such as cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, myelomeningocele, brain injury, muscular dystrophy or any other disability that prevents or limits their ability to control their muscles and feel sensations. Information on how to help your child's …
Title
What you should know about your child's skin health: A healthy skin guide for caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 6 p.
Topics
Skin. Skin Diseases
Skin Infections
Muscles. Muscle Diseases
Neuromuscular Disorders
Muscular Dystrophy
Spinal Cord Injuries
Cerebral Palsy
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
For caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability such as cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, myelomeningocele, brain injury, muscular dystrophy or any other disability that prevents or limits their ability to control their muscles and feel sensations. Information on how to help your child's skin stay healthy.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1633_SkinHealth_2012.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1633_SkinHealthRead_2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print. The second link is a "read-only" version.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1633

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