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The adolescent with developmental co-ordination disorder (DCD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120479
Kirby, Amanda. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2004. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 270 KIR 2004
Adolescence is tricky at the best of times, let alone for an individual with Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD), also known as dyspraxia. Amanda Kirby, Medical Director of the Dyscovery Centre and the mother of a DCD child herself, addresses the main difficulties encountered by adolescents …
Title
The adolescent with developmental co-ordination disorder (DCD)
Alternate Title
The adolescent with developmental coordination disorder (DCD)
Author
Kirby, Amanda
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
143 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disorders
Young Adults
Abstract
Adolescence is tricky at the best of times, let alone for an individual with Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD), also known as dyspraxia. Amanda Kirby, Medical Director of the Dyscovery Centre and the mother of a DCD child herself, addresses the main difficulties encountered by adolescents with DCD, including building relationships and coping with secondary school. With a common sense approach she provides a series of practical ideas on how individuals can tackle these difficulties, making The Adolescent with Developmental Co-ordination Disorder an essential resource for adolescents with DCD, as well as parents, teachers and health professionals.
ISBN
9781843101789
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 270 KIR 2004
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CanChild centre for childhood disability research: Developmental coordination disorder (DCD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112191

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/

McMaster University. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2012. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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CanChild is a research and educational centre located at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Their research is focused on improving the lives of children and youth with disabilities and their families. ; This website provides general information and strategies which may be helpful for…
Title
CanChild centre for childhood disability research: Developmental coordination disorder (DCD)
Author
McMaster University
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2012
Topics
Developmental Disability
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Abstract
CanChild is a research and educational centre located at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Their research is focused on improving the lives of children and youth with disabilities and their families.
This website provides general information and strategies which may be helpful for children with Developmental Coordination Disorder.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view website.
Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112201

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/dcd_developmental_coordination_disorder_home_school_community_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
This booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describe common characteris…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 12 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
This booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/dcd_developmental_coordination_disorder_home_school_community_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Farsi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112205

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/dcd_farsi.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy, Joveini, Ghodsiyeh (Translator), Ashnagar, Zinat (Translator). Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2012. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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Written in Farsi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describe …
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Farsi)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Joveini, Ghodsiyeh (Translator)
Ashnagar, Zinat (Translator)
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 11 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in Farsi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/dcd_farsi.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (French)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112206

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/French_DCD_Booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in French, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describe…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (French)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 10 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in French, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/French_DCD_Booklet.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Hindi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112207

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/hindi_dcd_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in Hindi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describe …
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Hindi)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 10 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in Hindi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
Hindi
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/hindi_dcd_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Italian)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112218

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/italian_dcd_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in Italian, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describ…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Italian)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 11 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in Italian, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
Italian
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/italian_dcd_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Portuguese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112219

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/DCDportuguese.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy, Livia C. Magalhaes (Translator), Jacinta Ribeiro (Reviewer). Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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Written in Portuguese, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; desc…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Portuguese)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Livia C. Magalhaes (Translator)
Jacinta Ribeiro (Reviewer)
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 12 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Movement Disorders
Abstract
Written in Portuguese, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
Portuguese
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/DCDportuguese.pdf
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Punjabi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112220

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/punjabi_dcd_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in Punjabi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describ…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Punjabi)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 10 p.
Topics
Movement Disorders
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in Punjabi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
Punjabi
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/punjabi_dcd_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Simplified Chinese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112204

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/chinese_simplified_dcd_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in simplified Chinese, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is t…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Simplified Chinese)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF File: 10 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Movement Disorders
Abstract
Written in simplified Chinese, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/chinese_simplified_dcd_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Spanish)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112221

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/spanish_dcd_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in Spanish, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describ…
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Spanish)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 11 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in Spanish, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged
children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental
Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to
describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide
guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and
physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may
improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Language
Spanish
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/spanish_dcd_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Urdu)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112222

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/urdu_dcd_booklet.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa, Pollock, Nancy. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Written in Urdu, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to describe common …
Title
Children with developmental coordination disorder: At home, at school and in the community (DCD) (Urdu)
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Pollock, Nancy
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file: 11 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Movement Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Written in Urdu, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to describe common characteristics of children with motor coordination difficulties, to provide guidance for seeking a referral to a physician, to describe the role of occupational therapists and physiotherapists who may work with these children, and to suggest modifications that may improve the ability of children to function at home, at school, and in the community.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/urdu_dcd_booklet.pdf
URL Notes
Click the above link to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

Developmental coordination disorder (DCD): Resources to share with physicians

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112193

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/dcd_physician_resources.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print document.
Some primary care physicians are less familiar with DCD. Here are a few resources that many physicians have found to be helpful
Title
Developmental coordination disorder (DCD): Resources to share with physicians
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Movement Disorders
Abstract
Some primary care physicians are less familiar with DCD. Here are a few resources that many physicians have found to be helpful
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/dcd_physician_resources.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

Developmental coordination disorder: What does it mean to me? (DCD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112199

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/developmental_coordination_disorder_adolescents.pdf

Sahagian-Whalen, Sandra, Missiuna, Cheryl, Rivard, Lisa. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2010. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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You’ve been told you that you have “DCD”, the short form for “Developmental Coordination Disorder” and you have many questions: What is it? Will it get worse? What can I do about it and where can I turn for help? This flyer will help answer some of your questions about DCD, provide you with helpful…
Title
Developmental coordination disorder: What does it mean to me? (DCD)
Author
Sahagian-Whalen, Sandra
Missiuna, Cheryl
Rivard, Lisa
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Movement Disorders
Abstract
You’ve been told you that you have “DCD”, the short form for “Developmental Coordination Disorder” and you have many questions: What is it? Will it get worse? What can I do about it and where can I turn for help? This flyer will help answer some of your questions about DCD, provide you with helpful tools and resources to manage your coordination challenges and help you be successful…now and in the future!
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/developmental_coordination_disorder_adolescents.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Does your child have DCD?: Understanding developmental coordination disorder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112200

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/DoesYourChild-DCD.pdf

Missiuna, Cheryl. Toronto, ON: BCS Communications Ltd. , 2003. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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Developmental Coor dination Disorder (DCD) is a motor skill disorder that interferes with children’s ability to perform many common, everyday tasks. If unrecognized, children with this condition may experience failure and frustration, be perceived by others to be lazy or unmotivated, and may develo…
Title
Does your child have DCD?: Understanding developmental coordination disorder
Author
Missiuna, Cheryl
Corporate Author
Today's Kids in Motion
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
BCS Communications Ltd.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Movement Disorders
Abstract
Developmental Coor dination Disorder (DCD) is a motor skill disorder that interferes with children’s ability to perform many common, everyday tasks. If unrecognized, children with this condition may experience failure and frustration, be perceived by others to be lazy or unmotivated, and may develop secondary complications such as learning difficulties, emotional, social and behavioural challenges.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/DoesYourChild-DCD.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public

Encouraging participation in physical activities for children with developmental coordination disorder (DCD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112192

http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/DCDPhysAct_Dec9Final.pdf

Rivard, Lisa, Missiuna, Cheryl. Hamilton, ON: McMaster University , 2004. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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Children with DCD often do not learn motor skills as easily as their peers. As a result, they withdraw from activity altogether, being unable to master skills without considerable effort, and feeling isolated from their peers. While organized sporting activities will likely be challenging, there ar…
Title
Encouraging participation in physical activities for children with developmental coordination disorder (DCD)
Author
Rivard, Lisa
Missiuna, Cheryl
Corporate Author
CanChild centre for childhood disability research
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
McMaster University
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Motor Development
Developmental Disability
Movement Disorders
Abstract
Children with DCD often do not learn motor skills as easily as their peers. As a result, they withdraw from activity altogether, being unable to master skills without considerable effort, and feeling isolated from their peers. While organized sporting activities will likely be challenging, there are many activities in which children with DCD can become successful, such as swimming, skating, cycling, and skiing.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://dcd.canchild.ca/en/EducationalMaterials/resources/DCDPhysAct_Dec9Final.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print document.
Audience
Patient or Public

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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Getting kids in sync: Sensory-motor activities to help children develop body awareness and integrate their senses

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112571
Kranowitz, Carol. Arlington, TX: Sensory World , 2010. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 100.5 KRA 2010
Carol Kranowitz shows you how to use Sensory-Motor, Appropriate, Fun, and Easy (SAFE) activities to help children develop their sensory-motor skills while improving learning and behavior.
Title
Getting kids in sync: Sensory-motor activities to help children develop body awareness and integrate their senses
Author
Kranowitz, Carol
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Sensory World
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 DVD (26 min.)
Topics
Sensory Awareness
Motor Development
Nervous System/Nervous System Diseases-Children
Abstract
Carol Kranowitz shows you how to use Sensory-Motor, Appropriate, Fun, and Easy (SAFE) activities to help children develop their sensory-motor skills while improving learning and behavior.
ISBN
9781935567059
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 100.5 KRA 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Printing Like a Pro! A Cognitive Approach to Teaching Printing to Primary School-Age Children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112197

http://www.childdevelopment.ca/Libraries/Handwriting/Printing_Like_a_Pro_-_For_School_Staff.sflb.ashx

Montgomery, Ivonne, Zwicker, Jill (ed.). Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, Therapy Department (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Please click on the link about to view/print.
A printing program, developed by the Sunny Hill Health Research Centre Therapy Department, to support primary grade children learn the correct way to form each letter so that printing becomes easier and more automatic. This can also help to make printing neater and quicker. This printing program is…
Title
Printing Like a Pro! A Cognitive Approach to Teaching Printing to Primary School-Age Children
Subtitle
(For School Staff)
Author
Montgomery, Ivonne
Zwicker, Jill (ed.)
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, Therapy Department
Physical Description
PDF file: 8 pages
Topics
Learning
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Motor Development
Education. Schools
Abstract
A printing program, developed by the Sunny Hill Health Research Centre Therapy Department, to support primary grade children learn the correct way to form each letter so that printing becomes easier and more automatic. This can also help to make printing neater and quicker. This printing program is appropriate for all types of learners in primary grades. It was, however, developed specifically for students with motor learning challenges. It can be used one-on-one or in small group work.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.childdevelopment.ca/Libraries/Handwriting/Printing_Like_a_Pro_-_For_School_Staff.sflb.ashx
URL Notes
Please click on the link about to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Regarde-moi: Le développement neuromoteur de 0 à 15 mois

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114635
Notariis, Maria de, Macri, Elisa, Thebaud, Nathalie Idelette, et al. Montreal, QC: CHU Sainte-Justine , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
STACKS GK 302 NOT 2008
Dans cet ouvrage contenant quelque cent photos, les auteurs font le point sur l'état actuel des connaissances concernant le développement sensorimoteur de l'enfant de la naissance à 15 mois et suggèrent un suivi des acquisitions motrices menant à la marche. Elles offrent aux parents des conseils qu…
Title
Regarde-moi: Le développement neuromoteur de 0 à 15 mois
Alternate Title
[Regarde-moi: Le developpement neuromoteur de 0 a 15 mois]
Author
Notariis, Maria de
Macri, Elisa
Thebaud, Nathalie Idelette, et al.
Place
Montreal, QC
Publisher
CHU Sainte-Justine
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback, 115 p., ill.
Series
Collection Univers Parents
Topics
Child Development
Motor Development
Abstract
Dans cet ouvrage contenant quelque cent photos, les auteurs font le point sur l'état actuel des connaissances concernant le développement sensorimoteur de l'enfant de la naissance à 15 mois et suggèrent un suivi des acquisitions motrices menant à la marche. Elles offrent aux parents des conseils qui devraient leur permettre d'être à l'écoute de leur bébé et d'intervenir, si nécessaire, de façon précoce.
ISBN
9782896191185
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
STACKS GK 302 NOT 2008
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre STACKS Available
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http://www.peacock-studios.com/index.html

Peacock, Keith. Vancouver BC: Peacock Studios , 1999. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 235 PEA 1999
URL Notes
Link to Peacock Studios website to listen to sample selections from the CD
This CD is a collection of original music with a selection of different beats of 10 songs about everything from noses and toes, to worms and rhinos, to eating and music. Lyrics for each song are included for sing alongs. The rhythm, beat, instrumentation and lyrics of the songs capture children's a…
Title
Squirmy Wormy
Author
Peacock, Keith
Place
Vancouver BC
Publisher
Peacock Studios
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
1 audio cd; 4 3/4 in.; 21:12 minutes
Topics
Language/Communication
Speech. Speech Development.
Motor Development
Children
Abstract
This CD is a collection of original music with a selection of different beats of 10 songs about everything from noses and toes, to worms and rhinos, to eating and music. Lyrics for each song are included for sing alongs. The rhythm, beat, instrumentation and lyrics of the songs capture children's attention. The mixture of rock, rap, funk, western and modern lullaby encourage sing alongs. The CD can be used in physical education and dance to teach coordination, balance and sequencing, and in language arts to initiate and inspire writing exercises and musical performances. Grades PreK-5.
Notes
The CD has also been used by speech therapists and is recommended by the BC Teacher's Federation.
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.peacock-studios.com/index.html
URL Notes
Link to Peacock Studios website to listen to sample selections from the CD
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 235 PEA 1999
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Standing on my own two feet: A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110089
LaPrelle, Lorie Lynn. Los Angeles, CA: Blind Childrens Center , 2002. (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 LAP 2002
A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired.
Title
Standing on my own two feet: A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired
Author
LaPrelle, Lorie Lynn
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Blind Childrens Center
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Spiral bound, paperback, 36 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Motor Development
Education. Schools
Abstract
A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired.
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 LAP 2002
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Teaching motor skills to children with Cerebral Palsy and similar movement disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111691
Martin, Sieglinde. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 496 MAR 2006
This book is designed for parents, therapists, and other caregivers to help young children with gross motor delays learn and practice motor skills outside of therapy sessions. Written by an experienced physical therapist who is also the mother of a child with cerebral palsy, this comprehensive guid…
Title
Teaching motor skills to children with Cerebral Palsy and similar movement disorders
Subtitle
A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Martin, Sieglinde
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 237 p.
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Movement Disorders
Motor Development
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
This book is designed for parents, therapists, and other caregivers to help young children with gross motor delays learn and practice motor skills outside of therapy sessions. Written by an experienced physical therapist who is also the mother of a child with cerebral palsy, this comprehensive guide examines the physical characteristics of cerebral palsy and similar conditions - muscle tightness and weakness, increased or decreased flexibility, abnormal reflexes, impaired sensory perception- that affect a child's ability to sit, crawl, stand, and walk.
Includes dozens of exercises with accompanying photos that parents may incorporate into daily routines at home with the guidance and support of their child's physical therapist.
Exercises address: head control, protective reactions, proper positioning, independent sitting with and without arm support, transitional movements, daily stretching, improving muscle strength and coordination, balance training, gait training.
ISBN
9781890627720
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 MAR 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Understanding motor skills in children with dyspraxia, ADHD, autism, and other learning disabilities: A guide to improving coordination

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111451
Kurtz, Lisa A. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 302 KUR 2008
This practical guide offers strategies and advice for helping children with coordination difficulties, which often make everyday activities a challenge for children with learning disabilities. The author explains how to recognize normal and abnormal motor development; when and how to seek help; and…
Title
Understanding motor skills in children with dyspraxia, ADHD, autism, and other learning disabilities: A guide to improving coordination
Author
Kurtz, Lisa A.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 159 p.
Series
JKP Essential Series
Topics
Motor Development
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Play/Activities
Abstract
This practical guide offers strategies and advice for helping children with coordination difficulties, which often make everyday activities a challenge for children with learning disabilities. The author explains how to recognize normal and abnormal motor development; when and how to seek help; and specific teaching strategies to help children with coordination difficulties succeed in the classroom, playground and home. She describes a wide range of therapeutic methods and provides a comprehensive list of resources. Valuable for anyone caring for, or working with, children with developmental motor concerns.
ISBN
9781843108658
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 302 KUR 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due April 28, 2020
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