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Understanding drug therapy and managing side effects

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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 350 DRU 2011
This booklet covers drug therapy and side effects of leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood cancer treatments. Topics include: Types of Drugs • Drug Resistance • Effects on Normal Cells Methods of Drug Administration Physical Side Effects of Drug Therapy Effects on t…
Title
Understanding drug therapy and managing side effects
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 76 p.
Topics
Leukemia
Drug Side Effects
Abstract
This booklet covers drug therapy and side effects of leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood cancer treatments. Topics include: Types of Drugs • Drug Resistance • Effects on Normal Cells Methods of Drug Administration Physical Side Effects of Drug Therapy Effects on the Gastrointestinal Tract Effects on the Skin and Hair, and more.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 350 DRU 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Swallowed by a snake: The gift of the masculine side of healing

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Golden, Thomas R. Gaithersburg, MD: Golden Healing , 2002. 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
GV 200 GOL 2002
Contents: What is grief -- How to gauge your grief -- Chaos and ritual -- Standing in your tension -- The experience of emotions in grief -- Gender Differences -- Healing through action: the masculine gift -- Our own culture -- Cross-culture grief -- The basics.
Title
Swallowed by a snake: The gift of the masculine side of healing
Author
Golden, Thomas R
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Gaithersburg, MD
Publisher
Golden Healing
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback; 169 p.
Topics
Grief. Bereavement
Coping with Death
Psychology of Men
Abstract
Contents: What is grief -- How to gauge your grief -- Chaos and ritual -- Standing in your tension -- The experience of emotions in grief -- Gender Differences -- Healing through action: the masculine gift -- Our own culture -- Cross-culture grief -- The basics.
ISBN
0965464911
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GV 200 GOL 2002
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Norton, Claire P. USA: Nutritpress , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 520 NOR 2009
This book uses Family-Based Treatment based on the Maudsley approach to recommend a feeding strategy to parents of anorexic teenagers. It offers practical ideas as well as a large range of recipes.
Title
Feeding your anorexic adolescent
Subtitle
a meal-by-meal action plan with recipes and practical ideas for parents of teenagers with anorexia
Author
Norton, Claire P.
Place
USA
Publisher
Nutritpress
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 185 p.
Topics
Anorexia Nervosa
Eating Disorders
Cookbooks
Abstract
This book uses Family-Based Treatment based on the Maudsley approach to recommend a feeding strategy to parents of anorexic teenagers. It offers practical ideas as well as a large range of recipes.
ISBN
9781607437918
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 520 NOR 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Hindley, Judy, King, Colin (Illustrator). London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 1995. Updated and revised edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 05 HIN 1995
A colourful book answering questions about the body such as: How do fingers work? Where does food go? How many bones do we have? And what holds the skeleton together? Includes a glossary of 'Body Words'.
Title
How your body works
Author
Hindley, Judy
King, Colin (Illustrator)
Edition
Updated and revised edition
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
47 p.
Topics
Anatomy/Physiology-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Abstract
A colourful book answering questions about the body such as: How do fingers work? Where does food go? How many bones do we have? And what holds the skeleton together? Includes a glossary of 'Body Words'.
Notes
Audience: ages 6-10
ISBN
0746023006
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 05 HIN 1995
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due April 10, 2019
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Novitt-Moreno, Anne D. Emeryville, CA: Ziff-Davis , 1995. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Recommended
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 200 NOV 1995
The complexity of the human brain is presented in a way that is precise, accurate and easily understood.
Title
How your brain works
Author
Novitt-Moreno, Anne D.
Place
Emeryville, CA
Publisher
Ziff-Davis
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
xii, 170 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Topics
Brain (general works)
Abstract
The complexity of the human brain is presented in a way that is precise, accurate and easily understood.
Notes
illustrated by Erika Luikart
ISBN
1562762559
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Recommended
Call Number
FM 200 NOV 1995
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Meredith, Susan, Needham, Kate, Unwin, Mike. Tulsa, OK: EDC Publications , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR AB 20 MER 1993
Contents include: What's inside you? Why do people eat? What makes you ill? Where do babies come from? Why are people different?
Title
You and your body
Author
Meredith, Susan
Needham, Kate
Unwin, Mike
Place
Tulsa, OK
Publisher
EDC Publications
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
Hardcover: ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.51 x 8.57 x 8.45
Series
Usborne starting point science
Topics
Medical Encylopedias
Abstract
Contents include: What's inside you? Why do people eat? What makes you ill? Where do babies come from? Why are people different?
ISBN
9780746018583
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR AB 20 MER 1993
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth. Edina, MN: ABDO Pub. Co. , c2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 205 SAL 2004
Explains in simple language the importance of keeping our bodies clean and wearing clean clothes.
Title
Keeping your body clean
Author
Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth
Place
Edina, MN
Publisher
ABDO Pub. Co.
Year Published
c2004
Physical Description
Hardcover, col. ill.; 23 p.
Series
Healthy Habits
Topics
Children's Health-Hygiene
Picture Books
Abstract
Explains in simple language the importance of keeping our bodies clean and wearing clean clothes.
ISBN
1591975530
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 205 SAL 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Pancella, Peggy. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CE 610 PAN 2005
What is safety? Chapters include: Your amazing body; Private parts; Good touches; Bad touches; Saying "no"; Tell an adult; Secrets; Tricky people; Other kinds of bothering; Bullies; Dealing with problems; You can stay safe; Safety tips.
Title
Your own safety
Author
Pancella, Peggy
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Heinemann Library
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover; 32 p. : ill.
Series
Heinemann first library; Be safe!
Topics
Child Sexual Abuse-Prevention
Bullying
Picture Books
Abstract
What is safety? Chapters include: Your amazing body; Private parts; Good touches; Bad touches; Saying "no"; Tell an adult; Secrets; Tricky people; Other kinds of bothering; Bullies; Dealing with problems; You can stay safe; Safety tips.
Notes
Grades K-2
ISBN
1403449295
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CE 610 PAN 2005
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Kem Murch Productions, Inc. London, ON: Kem Murch Productions, Inc. , 2003. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 560 KEM 2003
Breastfeeding mothers and health caregivers from First Nations communities across Ontario share their personal experiences and valuable "how-to" information about breastfeeding. They represent diverse communities and reasons for choosing breastfeeding as the best choice for their children and thems…
Title
Breastfeeding your baby
Author
Kem Murch Productions, Inc.
Place
London, ON
Publisher
Kem Murch Productions, Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 DVD: 17 minutes; Paperback booklet: 18 pages
Topics
Breastfeeding
Aboriginal Health
Abstract
Breastfeeding mothers and health caregivers from First Nations communities across Ontario share their personal experiences and valuable "how-to" information about breastfeeding. They represent diverse communities and reasons for choosing breastfeeding as the best choice for their children and themselves.
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 560 KEM 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Finding your way: Grieving the death of your child

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Reimer, Joanne Chekryn, Davies, Betty. Vancouver, BC: Canuck Place , 0000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GV 255 REI 0000
Discusses the process of grief for all members of a family. Includes poems and proverbs from numerous cultures.
Title
Finding your way: Grieving the death of your child
Author
Reimer, Joanne Chekryn
Davies, Betty
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Canuck Place
Year Published
0000
Physical Description
Paperback, 44 p.
Topics
Coping with a Child's Death
Grief. Bereavement
Abstract
Discusses the process of grief for all members of a family. Includes poems and proverbs from numerous cultures.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GV 255 REI 0000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Gross, Ruth Belov, Bjorkman, Steve (ill.). New York, NY: Scholastic Inc. , 1978. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 205 GRO 1978
This illustrated book for children explains about the bones in the skeleton of the human body.
Title
A book about your skeleton
Author
Gross, Ruth Belov
Bjorkman, Steve (ill.)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Year Published
1978
Physical Description
Softcover: [40 p.]
Topics
Anatomy
Anatomy-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Picture Books
Abstract
This illustrated book for children explains about the bones in the skeleton of the human body.
Notes
Ages 4 to 8
ISBN
0590483129
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 205 GRO 1978
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Carter, Cheryl R. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 CAR 2011
This book addresses the issues of organization and time management in relation to ADD/ADHD, suggesting practical ways of organizing your child's day and turning chaos into calm.
Title
Organize your ADD/ADHD child
Subtitle
A practical guide for parents
Author
Carter, Cheryl R.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback: 122 p.
Topics
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Parenting
Abstract
This book addresses the issues of organization and time management in relation to ADD/ADHD, suggesting practical ways of organizing your child's day and turning chaos into calm.
ISBN
9781849058391
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 CAR 2011
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Cocovini, Abby. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 COC 2007
This book introduces a young child to the concept of how babies grow. Every month the life-size drawings give parent and child amopportunity to explore how big the baby is in comparison to everyday objects, along with providing information about the umbilical cord, the womb, and the baby’s developm…
Title
What's inside your tummy, Mommy?
Author
Cocovini, Abby
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Henry Holt and Company
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 20 p.
Topics
Infants
Pregnancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Abstract
This book introduces a young child to the concept of how babies grow. Every month the life-size drawings give parent and child amopportunity to explore how big the baby is in comparison to everyday objects, along with providing information about the umbilical cord, the womb, and the baby’s developments each month.
ISBN
0805087605
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 COC 2007
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Shields, Brooke (text), Doerrfeld, Cori (illustrations). New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 150 SHI 2008
Becoming a big sister is a big event! There's so much to share—and do—and celebrate! Brooke Shields paints a picture of the joys of sisterhood in this book with artwork by Cori Doerrfeld.
Title
Welcome to your world, baby
Author
Shields, Brooke (text)
Doerrfeld, Cori (illustrations)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p.
Topics
Sibling Relationships
Family
Infants
Abstract
Becoming a big sister is a big event! There's so much to share—and do—and celebrate! Brooke Shields paints a picture of the joys of sisterhood in this book with artwork by Cori Doerrfeld.
ISBN
9780061253119
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 150 SHI 2008
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Smith, Alastair, Wheatley, Maria (ill.). London: Usborne , 1997. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 260 SMI 1997
This book introduces the digestive system and shows how food slips and slides through the body.
Title
What happens to your food?
Author
Smith, Alastair
Wheatley, Maria (ill.)
Place
London
Publisher
Usborne
Year Published
1997
Series
Usborne Flip Flaps
Abstract
This book introduces the digestive system and shows how food slips and slides through the body.
ISBN
0746025041
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 260 SMI 1997
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Life Support Productions. London: Life Support Productions , 2010. (Video)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 110 LIF 2010a
This is a sex education DVD for people with learning disabilities. It features information for women and men, boys and girls. Individual topics are explained through a series of animated sequences.
Title
You, your body and sex
Corporate Author
Life Support Productions
Place
London
Publisher
Life Support Productions
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 DVD
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Sex Education
Abstract
This is a sex education DVD for people with learning disabilities. It features information for women and men, boys and girls. Individual topics are explained through a series of animated sequences.
ISBN
9780955173523
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 110 LIF 2010a
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Tatchell, Judy. London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 1997. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 05 TAT 1997
An illustrated flip flap book explaining how we see, hear, taste, smell and touch.
Title
How do your senses work?
Author
Tatchell, Judy
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
16 p.
Series
Usborne Flip Flaps
Topics
Nervous System-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Abstract
An illustrated flip flap book explaining how we see, hear, taste, smell and touch.
Notes
Audience: ages 4-8
ISBN
0746025068
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 05 TAT 1997
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due April 10, 2019
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Facing your fears: parent workbook

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Reaven, Judy, Blakeley-Smith, Audrey, Nichols, Shana, Hepburn, Susan. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co. , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011b
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
Title
Facing your fears: parent workbook
Author
Reaven, Judy
Blakeley-Smith, Audrey
Nichols, Shana
Hepburn, Susan
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback: 94 pages
Topics
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Mental Health
Anxiety
Abstract
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
ISBN
978-1598571790
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011b
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 26, 2019
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Facing your fears: child workbook

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Reaven, Judy, Blakeley-Smith, Audrey, Nichols, Shana, Hepburn, Susan. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co. , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011a
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
Title
Facing your fears: child workbook
Author
Reaven, Judy
Blakeley-Smith, Audrey
Nichols, Shana
Hepburn, Susan
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback: 95 pages.
Topics
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Mental Health
Anxiety
Abstract
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
ISBN
9781598571776
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011a
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 On Loan, due August 26, 2019
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Neufeld, Gordon. Vancouver, BC: Gordon Neufeld , 2007. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 NEU 2007
This two-hour presentation, based on Neufeld's book of the same name, is about the pivotal importance of children's relationships to those responsible for them and the impact of competing attachments with peers.
Title
Hold on to your kids
Author
Neufeld, Gordon
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Gordon Neufeld
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
DVD: 120 min.
Topics
Parenting
Peer Relationships. Peer Pressure
Abstract
This two-hour presentation, based on Neufeld's book of the same name, is about the pivotal importance of children's relationships to those responsible for them and the impact of competing attachments with peers.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 600 NEU 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Loranger, Nancy, Secola, Rita, Leffin, Doug. Orange, CA: Children's Hospital of Orange County , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 200 LOR 1993
Written and illustrated specifically to teach adolescent children about G-CSF (Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor) therapy, why it is necessary, how it works in the body, how it is given, and how he/she will be able to participate in giving their own G-CSF therapy.
Title
Your body and G-CSF
Author
Loranger, Nancy
Secola, Rita
Leffin, Doug
Place
Orange, CA
Publisher
Children's Hospital of Orange County
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
16 p.
Topics
Cancer Therapy. Cancer Therapy-Combined Modalities
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Abstract
Written and illustrated specifically to teach adolescent children about G-CSF (Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor) therapy, why it is necessary, how it works in the body, how it is given, and how he/she will be able to participate in giving their own G-CSF therapy.
Notes
For ages 13-16
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 200 LOR 1993
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Buck, Karen. Atlanta, GA: Pritchett & Hull Associates, Inc. , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FD 500 BUC 2004
This book is designed for the family of a child who needs a pacemaker or an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD). ; Table of Contents: ; Introduction ; The healthy heart ; The heart's electrical system ; Why a pacemaker is needed ; All about pacemakers ; Pacemaker placement ; Getting ready …
Title
Your child has a pacemaker
Author
Buck, Karen
Place
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
Pritchett & Hull Associates, Inc.
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback, 64 p.
Topics
Heart/Heart Diseases-Children
Abstract
This book is designed for the family of a child who needs a pacemaker or an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD).
Table of Contents:
Introduction
The healthy heart
The heart's electrical system
Why a pacemaker is needed
All about pacemakers
Pacemaker placement
Getting ready for pacemaker surgery
The surgery
After the surgery
Caring for the pacemaker
Pacemaker life and replacement
Pacemaker identification card
Important things to remember
Pacemaker size
Some final words
Some common terms
Notes
ISBN
0939838737
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
FD 500 BUC 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Popkin, Michael. New York: NY: Perigee Book , 2002. (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 POP 2002
Advice on starting conversations about difficult things such as: Alcohol and drugs; courage and fear; death; divorce; driving; friends; illness; money and work; seuxality; tobacco; and violence.
Title
Getting through to your kids
Author
Popkin, Michael
Place
New York: NY
Publisher
Perigee Book
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback: 258 pages
Topics
Parenting
Abstract
Advice on starting conversations about difficult things such as: Alcohol and drugs; courage and fear; death; divorce; driving; friends; illness; money and work; seuxality; tobacco; and violence.
Notes
Reviewed by BCCH/BCW Health Professional on 2013.
ISBN
0399527508
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 POP 2002
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Solve your child's sleep problems

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110964
Ferber, Richard. New York, NY: Fireside , 2006. Revised and Expanded Edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 900 FAB 2006
This book provides ideas for helping your child fall and stay asleep at night. The author presents information about the nature of sleep and the development of normal sleep and body rhythms throughout childhood. He discusses the causes of most sleep problems from birth to adolescence and recommen…
Title
Solve your child's sleep problems
Author
Ferber, Richard
Edition
Revised and Expanded Edition
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Fireside
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback; 439 p.
Topics
Sleep/Sleep Disorders
Children's Health. Pediatrics
Abstract
This book provides ideas for helping your child fall and stay asleep at night. The author presents information about the nature of sleep and the development of normal sleep and body rhythms throughout childhood. He discusses the causes of most sleep problems from birth to adolescence and recommends an array of proven solutions for each so that parents can choose the strategy that works best for them.
ISBN
9780743201636
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 900 FAB 2006
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100 questions & answers about your child's schizophrenia

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111441
Cobert, Josiane. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 620 COB 2010
This book provides straightforward answers to your questions about your child’s schizophrenia. Written by an expert in the field, this practical, easy-to-read reference shows you and your family how to cope with symptoms, where to get the best treatment, what medications are available for this co…
Title
100 questions & answers about your child's schizophrenia
Author
Cobert, Josiane
Place
Sudbury, MA
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 201 p.
Topics
Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia -Coping for the Family
Abstract
This book provides straightforward answers to your questions about your child’s schizophrenia. Written by an expert in the field, this practical, easy-to-read reference shows you and your family how to cope with symptoms, where to get the best treatment, what medications are available for this condition, and much more.
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Table of Contents:
Introduction Introduction
Part 1 The Basics
Part 2 Signs & Symptoms: The Diagnosis
Part 3 Causes of Schizophrenia
Part 4 Differential Diagnosis
Part 5 Treatment of Schizophrenia: Medications
Part 6 Treatment of Schizophrenia: Beyond Medication
Part 7 Family, Friends, & The Community
Part 8 Treatment Centers, Hospitalization, & Residential Facilities
Part 9 Surviving
Appendix Appendix
ISBN
9780763778088
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 620 COB 2010
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Your child with inflammatory bowel disease

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111686
Oliva-Hemker, Maria (ed.), Ziring, David (ed.), Bousvaros, Athos (ed.). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FK 620 OLI 2010
In this book, an expert team of pediatric gastroenterologists explains the symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments associated with Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis, and indeterminate colitis to help parents and children cope with the challenges of IBD. Also provides parents with practical advice on ho…
Title
Your child with inflammatory bowel disease
Subtitle
A family guide for caregiving
Author
Oliva-Hemker, Maria (ed.)
Ziring, David (ed.)
Bousvaros, Athos (ed.)
Corporate Author
North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Johns Hopkins Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover, 283 p.
Topics
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Coping
Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Therapy
Inflammatory Bowel. Disease-Diet
Pain
Abstract
In this book, an expert team of pediatric gastroenterologists explains the symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments associated with Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis, and indeterminate colitis to help parents and children cope with the challenges of IBD. Also provides parents with practical advice on how to tell their children about their IBD and discusses the challenges children may face at school and in their social lives, especially as they grow older. Also includes information on IBD medications, complementary treatments, and suggestions for further reading.
ISBN
9780801895562
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FK 620 OLI 2010
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Myers, Jimmy. Ventura, CA: Regal , 2009. (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 MYE 2009
Filled with stories of parents with difficult, rebellious children, the author provides a strategy for putting a stop to unruly behaviour. ; Table of Contents: ; Chapter 1 It's never too late ; Chapter 2 So when do we start to worry? ; Chapter 3 Rules without a relationship ; Chapter 4 The question…
Title
Toe to toe with your teen
Subtitle
A guide to successfully parenting a defiant teen without giving up or giving in
Author
Myers, Jimmy
Place
Ventura, CA
Publisher
Regal
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 235 p.
Topics
Parenting
Child Behaviour
Child Social Behaviour
Abstract
Filled with stories of parents with difficult, rebellious children, the author provides a strategy for putting a stop to unruly behaviour.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 It's never too late
Chapter 2 So when do we start to worry?
Chapter 3 Rules without a relationship
Chapter 4 The question of control
Chapter 5 If we keep doing the same things the same way
Chapter 6 That kid makes me so mad!
Chapter 7 Your secret weapon
Chapter 8 The great consequences debate
Chapter 9 Don't let your marriage become collateral damage
Chapter 10 Special focus: Single-parent and blended families
ISBN
9780830749010
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 MYE 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Now what ... ? Dealing with your parent's cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112167

http://nowwhat.org.au/

The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer. Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 600 PAR 2012
You've just been told that one of the most important people in your life has cancer. Now what ...? This book is designed to help young adults understand some of what is going to happen, make sense of it, and give you some directions for the challenge that your parent's cancer diagnosis has thrown a…
Title
Now what ... ? Dealing with your parent's cancer
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Spiral bound softcover: 81 p.
Topics
Young Adults
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
You've just been told that one of the most important people in your life has cancer. Now what ...? This book is designed to help young adults understand some of what is going to happen, make sense of it, and give you some directions for the challenge that your parent's cancer diagnosis has thrown at you.
ISBN
9780980463712
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 600 PAR 2012
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Mind and body : Answers to your questions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113526

www.cdss.ca

Canadian Down Syndrome Society. Calgary, AB: Canadian Down Syndrome Society , 2014. — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 CAN 2014
Mind and Body is a book written for self-advocates covering topics such as the male and female body, relationships, sexual safety, pregnancy, and abuse, plus much more. We wanted to make the most comprehensive sexuality resource there is for individuals with disabilities, so we collaborated with pr…
Title
Mind and body : Answers to your questions
Corporate Author
Canadian Down Syndrome Society
Place
Calgary, AB
Publisher
Canadian Down Syndrome Society
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Letter from CDSS
Topics
Down Syndrome
Genetic Disorders
Abstract
Mind and Body is a book written for self-advocates covering topics such as the male and female body, relationships, sexual safety, pregnancy, and abuse, plus much more. We wanted to make the most comprehensive sexuality resource there is for individuals with disabilities, so we collaborated with professionals in the sexual education field.
Language
English
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
www.cdss.ca
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 CAN 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Madaras, Lynda, Gilligan, Paul (ill.). New York, NY: Dey St. , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 MAD 2008
In her uniquely warm and funny style, Lynda Madaras wrote this entirely new book especially for younger boys to give them everything they need to know about the new and exciting changes that are happening to their bodies during puberty.
Title
On your mark, get set, grow!
Subtitle
A "what's happening to my body?" book for younger boys
Author
Madaras, Lynda
Gilligan, Paul (ill.)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Dey St.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover, ill., 123 p.
Series
A "what's happening to my body?" book for younger boys
Topics
Physiology
Puberty
Abstract
In her uniquely warm and funny style, Lynda Madaras wrote this entirely new book especially for younger boys to give them everything they need to know about the new and exciting changes that are happening to their bodies during puberty.
ISBN
9781557047816
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 MAD 2008
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Helping your child with selective mutism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111773
McHolm, A., Cunningham, C., Vanier, M. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 420 MCH 2005
A resource for parents to help their children affected with selective mutism to overcome a fear of speaking. ; Table of Contents: ; Chapter 1 What is Selective Mutism? ; Chapter 2 Why Does Selective Mutism Happen? ; Chapter 3 How Professionals Can Help Your Child ; Chapter 4 What are the Basic Prin…
Title
Helping your child with selective mutism
Subtitle
Practical steps to overcome a fear of speaking
Author
McHolm, A.
Cunningham, C.
Vanier, M.
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications, Inc.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 171 p.
Topics
Children's Anxiety
Speech-Children
Anxiety
Abstract
A resource for parents to help their children affected with selective mutism to overcome a fear of speaking.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 What is Selective Mutism?
Chapter 2 Why Does Selective Mutism Happen?
Chapter 3 How Professionals Can Help Your Child
Chapter 4 What are the Basic Principles of the Program?
Chapter 5 Setting Up the Management Team
Chapter 6 What Comes First in the Intervention?
Chapter 7 How Do You Set Up Your Child's Conversational Ladder?
Chapter 8 Setting Up Conversational Visits at School
Chapter 9 Expanding Your Child's Social Circle
Chapter 10 Maintaining Your Child's Progress and Ensuring Success at School
Chapter 11 Factors that Influence Progress: Revisiting the Case of Peter
Chapter 12 Preparing Your Child for School Transitions and Looking Ahead to Next Year
ISBN
9781572244160
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 420 MCH 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 10, 2019
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How full is your bucket? For kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112745
Rath, Tom, Reckmeyer, Mary, Manning, Maurie J. (ill.). New York, NY: Gallup Press , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CA 200 RAT 2009
When Felix wakes up one morning, he finds an invisible bucket floating overhead. A rotten morning threatens his mood - and his bucket- drop by drop. Can Felix discover how to refill his bucket before it's completely empty?
Title
How full is your bucket? For kids
Author
Rath, Tom
Reckmeyer, Mary
Manning, Maurie J. (ill.)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Gallup Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Hardcover: 29 p.
Topics
Emotional Health
Children-Mental Health
Children's Emotions
Abstract
When Felix wakes up one morning, he finds an invisible bucket floating overhead. A rotten morning threatens his mood - and his bucket- drop by drop. Can Felix discover how to refill his bucket before it's completely empty?
ISBN
9781595620279
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CA 200 RAT 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 10, 2019
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Help your teenager beat an eating disorder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114049
Lock, James, Le Grange, Daniel. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2015. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 500 LOC 2015
Top experts James Lock and Daniel Le Grange explain what you need to know about eating disorders, which treatments work, and why it is absolutely essential to play an active role in your teen's recovery--even though parents have often been told to take a back seat. Learn how to monitor your teen's …
Title
Help your teenager beat an eating disorder
Author
Lock, James
Le Grange, Daniel
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback, 310 p.
Topics
Eating Disorders
Anorexia Nervosa
Bulimia
Parenting
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Abstract
Top experts James Lock and Daniel Le Grange explain what you need to know about eating disorders, which treatments work, and why it is absolutely essential to play an active role in your teen's recovery--even though parents have often been told to take a back seat. Learn how to monitor your teen's eating and exercise, manage mealtimes, end weight-related power struggles, and partner successfully with health care providers. When families work together to get the most out of treatment and prevent relapse, eating disorders can be beat. This book is your essential roadmap. Featuring the latest research, resources, and diagnostic information, the second edition has been expanded to cover binge-eating disorder.
ISBN
9781462517480
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 500 LOC 2015
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 11, 2019
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Your child with inflammatory bowel disease

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121251
Oliva-Hemker, Maria (ed.), Ziring, David (ed.), Bousvaros, Athos (ed.). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press , 2017. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FK 620 OLI 2017
In this book, an expert team of pediatric gastroenterologists explains the symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments associated with Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis, and indeterminate colitis to help parents and children cope with the challenges of IBD. Also provides parents with practical advice on ho…
Title
Your child with inflammatory bowel disease
Subtitle
A family guide for caregiving
Author
Oliva-Hemker, Maria (ed.)
Ziring, David (ed.)
Bousvaros, Athos (ed.)
Corporate Author
North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Johns Hopkins Press
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
Softcover, 278 p.
Topics
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Coping
Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Therapy
Inflammatory Bowel. Disease-Diet
Pain
Abstract
In this book, an expert team of pediatric gastroenterologists explains the symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments associated with Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis, and indeterminate colitis to help parents and children cope with the challenges of IBD. Also provides parents with practical advice on how to tell their children about their IBD and discusses the challenges children may face at school and in their social lives, especially as they grow older. Also includes information on IBD medications, complementary treatments, and suggestions for further reading.
ISBN
9781421423517
1421423510
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FK 620 OLI 2017
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Murphy, Chuck. CA: Grolier , 1986. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 05 MUR 1986
A pop-up book exploring the five senses and how they help us.
Title
The pop-up book of your senses
Author
Murphy, Chuck
Place
CA
Publisher
Grolier
Year Published
1986
Physical Description
10 p.
Topics
Nervous System-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Abstract
A pop-up book exploring the five senses and how they help us.
Notes
For ages 4-8
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 05 MUR 1986
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Getting started: Breastfeeding your premature baby

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103795
Special Care Nursery Feeding Committee. Vancouver, BC: Children's & Women's Health Center of BC , 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 560 SPE 2003
This is the fourth in a series of parents handouts, this guide to breastfeeding your premature baby created by the Special Care Nursery Feeding Committee at Children's & Women's Health Centre of BC. It provides instruction on learning to latch on, body position, sucking at the breast and much more.
Title
Getting started: Breastfeeding your premature baby
Corporate Author
Special Care Nursery Feeding Committee
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Children's & Women's Health Center of BC
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 10 p. : ill ; 11 x 8.5 in.
Series
Parent Series
Topics
Breastfeeding
Abstract
This is the fourth in a series of parents handouts, this guide to breastfeeding your premature baby created by the Special Care Nursery Feeding Committee at Children's & Women's Health Centre of BC. It provides instruction on learning to latch on, body position, sucking at the breast and much more.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 560 SPE 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

You and your cancer: A child's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104755
Cranston, Lynda, LeBlanc, Chantal, Restivo, Maria, Barr, Ronald. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker, Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 CRA 2001
This book is dedicated to kids who are meeting the challenge of cancer. It is intended to offer support for the difficult journey through diagnosis, treatment and beyond.
Title
You and your cancer: A child's guide
Author
Cranston, Lynda
LeBlanc, Chantal
Restivo, Maria
Barr, Ronald
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
BC Decker, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
56 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.
Topics
Children with Cancer-Coping
Children wtih Cancer
Abstract
This book is dedicated to kids who are meeting the challenge of cancer. It is intended to offer support for the difficult journey through diagnosis, treatment and beyond.
ISBN
1550091476
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 CRA 2001
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Your premature baby: The first five years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106214
Bradford, Nikki. Toronto, ON: Firefly 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 520 BRA 2003
This book provides guidance and offers support for the caring of premature babies from their birth through the first five years. The book details how prematurity affects a baby, explains hospital procedures, treatments, and equipment, describes and evaluates potential medical problems, gives advice…
Title
Your premature baby: The first five years
Author
Bradford, Nikki
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Firefly Books
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 208 p.
Topics
Premature Infants
Premature Infants-Coping
Abstract
This book provides guidance and offers support for the caring of premature babies from their birth through the first five years. The book details how prematurity affects a baby, explains hospital procedures, treatments, and equipment, describes and evaluates potential medical problems, gives advice to parents on how to cope emotionally, and discusses the latest research.
ISBN
1552976556
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 520 BRA 2003
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Starbright fitting CF into your life everyday

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106513
Starbright Foundation. Los Angeles, CA: Starbright Foundation , 2001. (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 FA 850 STA 2001
Developed for teens and pre-teens, ages 10 to 15, with cystic fibrosis as they begin to take on more responsibility for managing their disease. The program was designed to help teens better understand core CF management principles, and features animated depictions of the lungs and digestive system …
Title
Starbright fitting CF into your life everyday
Corporate Author
Starbright Foundation
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Starbright Foundation
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 computer optical disc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Topics
Cystic Fibrosis
Multisystem Diseases
Medical Software (includes games)
Abstract
Developed for teens and pre-teens, ages 10 to 15, with cystic fibrosis as they begin to take on more responsibility for managing their disease. The program was designed to help teens better understand core CF management principles, and features animated depictions of the lungs and digestive system in order to drive home key messages about adhering to lung clearance techniques, medications, enzymes and diet regimen. Also offers an interactive question and answer section, where young adolescents can find advice and tips from older teens with CF about challenges they may face. The CD-ROM also includes programs about IVs, Blood Tests, X-Rays, CT Scans and MRIs and is provided free of charge to children and teens with CF, their families and health care professionals.
Notes
System Requirements:
Windows: 200mhz or faster processor; 32MB RAM 16-bit color display at 800x600 resolution; Windows 95/98; 4x CD-ROM drive.
Macintosh: PowerPC; 32MB RAM; 16-bit color display at 800x600 resolution; OS 7.5.5 or higher; 4x CD-ROM drive
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FA 850 STA 2001
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Talking with your child about cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106543
Toronto, ON: Canadian Cancer Society , 2002. Rev. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 500 TAL 2002
A book for parents to help them talk to their child with cancer.
Title
Talking with your child about cancer
Edition
Rev.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Softcover, 17 p.
Topics
Children with Cancer
Cancer
Abstract
A book for parents to help them talk to their child with cancer.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 500 TAL 2002
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Stress can really get on your nerves

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108338
Romain, Trevor, Verdick, Elizabeth. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing Inc. , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CB 100 ROM 2000
Uses silly jokes and light-hearted cartoons along with serious advice to help recognize the causes of stress and its effects and learn how to handle worry, anxiety, and stress.
Title
Stress can really get on your nerves
Author
Romain, Trevor
Verdick, Elizabeth
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing Inc.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback; 96 p.
Topics
Stress
Anxiety
Abstract
Uses silly jokes and light-hearted cartoons along with serious advice to help recognize the causes of stress and its effects and learn how to handle worry, anxiety, and stress.
ISBN
1575420783
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CB 100 ROM 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Cole, Joanna, Miller, Margaret (illustrator). New York, NY: Morrow Junior Books , 1998. Rev. ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 500 COL 1998
Describes the activities and changes involved in having a new baby in the house and the feelings experienced by the older brothers and sisters.
Title
The new baby at your house
Author
Cole, Joanna
Miller, Margaret (illustrator)
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Morrow Junior Books
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Topics
Infants
Sibling Relationships
Picture Books
Abstract
Describes the activities and changes involved in having a new baby in the house and the feelings experienced by the older brothers and sisters.
ISBN
0688166989
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 500 COL 1998
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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In touch with your baby's development

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108903
Russell-Brown, Jo. St. Louis, Mo: Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 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 RUS 2004
This is a booklet written for parents of infants and young children diagnosed with significant visual impairments. It is intended to provide parents hope and guidance beyond the diagnosis and will become a valuable resource as their baby grows.
Title
In touch with your baby's development
Author
Russell-Brown, Jo
Place
St. Louis, Mo
Publisher
Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Softcover, 32 pages
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
This is a booklet written for parents of infants and young children diagnosed with significant visual impairments. It is intended to provide parents hope and guidance beyond the diagnosis and will become a valuable resource as their baby grows.
ISBN
804743491664
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 RUS 2004
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Bestfeeding: How to breastfeed your baby

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109363
Renfrew, Mary, Fisher, Chloe, Arms, Suzanne. Berkeley, CA: Celestial arts , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 560 REN 2004
This is an illustrated guide to the basics of breastfeeding your baby. Topics include: the benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and baby; posture and positions; medical and dietary concerns; and causes and solutions to numerous breastfeeding problems.
Title
Bestfeeding: How to breastfeed your baby
Author
Renfrew, Mary
Fisher, Chloe
Arms, Suzanne
Place
Berkeley, CA
Publisher
Celestial arts
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback; 290 p. : ill.
Topics
Breastfeeding
Picture Books
Abstract
This is an illustrated guide to the basics of breastfeeding your baby. Topics include: the benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and baby; posture and positions; medical and dietary concerns; and causes and solutions to numerous breastfeeding problems.
Notes
Reviewed by BCCH/BCW Health Professionals on 2013.
ISBN
1-58761-195-3
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 560 REN 2004
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Getting your child ready for outpatient surgery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110013
Vaughan, Jerry C. Nashville, TN: Kensho Printing , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR ED 100 VAU 2004
This book is about the experience of out-patient surgery for children. It is directed toward both parents and children to reduce anxiety and make the process easier.
Title
Getting your child ready for outpatient surgery
Author
Vaughan, Jerry C.
Place
Nashville, TN
Publisher
Kensho Printing
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Softcover, 33 p.: ill.
Topics
Surgery
Picture Books
Abstract
This book is about the experience of out-patient surgery for children. It is directed toward both parents and children to reduce anxiety and make the process easier.
Notes
Age 3-5
ISBN
0615125549
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR ED 100 VAU 2004
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Preparing your preschooler for success in school

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110065

http://www.gomedia.com

GO Media. Phoenix, AZ: Goco Inc. , 2004. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 PRE 2004b
This DVD helps in providing keys for a child's success when entering school. It also assists in looking at the usual motivations of a preschooler to help them be a good learner.
Title
Preparing your preschooler for success in school
Corporate Author
GO Media
Place
Phoenix, AZ
Publisher
Goco Inc.
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD: 21 min.
Topics
Parenting
Abstract
This DVD helps in providing keys for a child's success when entering school. It also assists in looking at the usual motivations of a preschooler to help them be a good learner.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.gomedia.com
Call Number
GK 600 PRE 2004b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Help your teenager beat an eating disorder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110576
Lock, James. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 500 LOC 2005
Introduction -- Getting started: first steps toward helping your child with an eating disorder -- Act now -- Get together -- Don't waste time on "why?" -- Understanding eating disorders -- Know what you're dealing with: the complexity of eating disorders -- Get into your child's head: the distorted…
Title
Help your teenager beat an eating disorder
Author
Lock, James.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, 296 p.
Topics
Eating Disorders
Anorexia Nervosa
Bulimia
Parenting
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Abstract
Introduction -- Getting started: first steps toward helping your child with an eating disorder -- Act now -- Get together -- Don't waste time on "why?" -- Understanding eating disorders -- Know what you're dealing with: the complexity of eating disorders -- Get into your child's head: the distorted thinking behind your teenager's behavior -- Understand your options: what the research says about the best ways to treat anorexia and bulimia -- Making treatment work: how to solve everyday problems to help your child recover -- Taking charge of change: how to apply the family approach to treating eating disorders -- Playing a supporting role: other ways you can be a part of your child's recovery -- Harnessing the power of unity: how to stay on the same page in your fight against eating disorders -- Staying empowered and informed: how to work with professionals who are trying to help your child.
ISBN
1572309083
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 500 LOC 2005
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You and your health: A woman's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111117
Victoria, BC: Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GG 22 YOU 2009
This guide includes information on women - specific health concerns. It focuses on prevention, identification and management of common women's health concerns and includes links to further reading and a directory of resources in British Columbia.
Title
You and your health: A woman's guide
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback, 152 p.
Topics
Women's Health-Directories. Resource Guides
Abstract
This guide includes information on women - specific health concerns. It focuses on prevention, identification and management of common women's health concerns and includes links to further reading and a directory of resources in British Columbia.
ISBN
9780772661548
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GG 22 YOU 2009
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A simple gift: Comforting your baby

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111244
Infant Mental Health Promotion (IMP). Toronto, ON: The Hospital for Sick Children , 1998. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 100 COM 1998a
This kit includes: ; A video and booklet for parents that presents information about the importance of an infant's relationship with caregivers with examples of when and how to respond to an infant's distress in order to promote a baby's trust and confidence to explore the world.
Title
A simple gift: Comforting your baby
Author
Infant Mental Health Promotion (IMP)
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
The Hospital for Sick Children
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
Includes: 1 DVD (10 mins) and 1 Booklet
Series
A Simple Gift
Topics
Children-Mental Health
Children's Health Promotion
Infants
Parenting
Abstract
This kit includes:
A video and booklet for parents that presents information about the importance of an infant's relationship with caregivers with examples of when and how to respond to an infant's distress in order to promote a baby's trust and confidence to explore the world.
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CA 100 COM 1998a
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The bipolar teen: What you can do to help your child and your family

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111406
Miklowitz, David J., George, Elizabeth, L. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 304 MIK 2008
This book helps parents understand how bipolar disorder is diagnosed in adolescents, how to find the right treatment, and what the whole family can do to manage. Based on Miklowitz's evidence-based family-focused treatment model, it provides practical strategies for recognizing and responding to t…
Title
The bipolar teen: What you can do to help your child and your family
Author
Miklowitz, David J.
George, Elizabeth, L.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 356 p.
Topics
Manic-Depression. Bipolar Disorder
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Abstract
This book helps parents understand how bipolar disorder is diagnosed in adolescents, how to find the right treatment, and what the whole family can do to manage. Based on Miklowitz's evidence-based family-focused treatment model, it provides practical strategies for recognizing and responding to the early warning signs of a manic or depressive episode; teaching youth to deal with symptoms and maintain wellness; solving medication problems; reducing family stress; minimizing the risks of suicide; and collaborating with doctors, therapists, and schools. Includes reproducible worksheets and forms.
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Table of Contents:
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I. Understanding Bipolar Disorder in Teens
1. "What's Happening to My Teenager?"
2. A Close Look at the Symptoms
3. Getting an Accurate Diagnosis
4. Living with Bipolar Disorder: What Your Family Can Expect
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II. Treating Adolescent Bipolar Disorder
5. "How Did My Teenager Get This Illness?"
6. Medications for Bipolar Disorder in Teens
7. How Psychotherapy Can Help Your Teenager and Your Family
8. Helping Your Teen Accept Ongoing Medication Treatment
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III. Helping Your Teen Stay Well
9. Family Management and Coping
10. Tools and Tactics for Preventing Mood Episodes
11. What to Do When Mania Begins
12. How to Handle Depression
13. Dealing with Suicidal Thinking and Behavior
14. Helping Your Teen Do Well at School
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Resources
ISBN
9781593853181
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 304 MIK 2008
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