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What's up with Matt? Medikids explain HIV

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Chilman-Blair, Kim, Taddeo, John. London, England: Medikidz, Inc. , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FF 500.5 CHI 2009
This Medikidz graphic novel explains HIV in a way that is imaginative, engaging and easy to understand. Developed by a team of doctors, the Medikidz superheroes provide children with the knowledge they need to take ownership of their disease, providing them with skills for self-management, while ta…
Title
What's up with Matt? Medikids explain HIV
Author
Chilman-Blair, Kim
Taddeo, John
Place
London, England
Publisher
Medikidz, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover; 32 p.
Series
Medikidz Graphic Novels
Topics
AIDS/HIV Infection-Children
Abstract
This Medikidz graphic novel explains HIV in a way that is imaginative, engaging and easy to understand. Developed by a team of doctors, the Medikidz superheroes provide children with the knowledge they need to take ownership of their disease, providing them with skills for self-management, while taking away their fear of the unknown.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FF 500.5 CHI 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Positively: Caregivers of children (14 and under) coping with HIV/AIDS

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WellMe (Firm). [Washington, DC]: WellMe , 2004. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FF 500.5 WEL 2004
Caring for a child with HIV or AIDS can be extremely difficult. Caregivers and their children have to cope with a mixture of medical and emotional challenges every day. This DVD shares the stories of three families coping with HIV/AIDS and the people who surround them. It gives concrete suggestions…
Title
Positively: Caregivers of children (14 and under) coping with HIV/AIDS
Corporate Author
WellMe (Firm)
Place
[Washington, DC]
Publisher
WellMe
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD: 30 m.
Topics
AIDS/HIV Infection-Children
Caregivers
Caregivers-Coping
Abstract
Caring for a child with HIV or AIDS can be extremely difficult. Caregivers and their children have to cope with a mixture of medical and emotional challenges every day. This DVD shares the stories of three families coping with HIV/AIDS and the people who surround them. It gives concrete suggestions for caregivers of HIV+ children under the age of 14 about where to find information and support for: helping children adhere to and tolerate difficult medication regimens; coping with and treating mental health issues like anxiety, grief over the loss of family members, attachment and adjustment disorders; disclosing HIV status to the infected child, family, friends and community. This DVD also shows the benefits of caregiver support groups, individual counseling for caregivers and children and other mental health and support services.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FF 500.5 WEL 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Collins, S. Harold. Eugene, OR: Garlic Press , 1994. (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 237 COL 1994a
Provides animal illustrations and associated signs for each letter of the alphabet.
Title
An alphabet of animal signs
Author
Collins, S. Harold
Place
Eugene, OR
Publisher
Garlic Press
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
paperback, col. ill., (unpaged).
Series
Beginning Sign Language Series
Topics
Sign Language
Animals
Abstract
Provides animal illustrations and associated signs for each letter of the alphabet.
ISBN
0931993652
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 237 COL 1994a
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The book of Lua: Stories and wisdom from a little cat with mobility challenges

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Sheldon, Dania. Canada: Kittenhaus Press (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 550 SHE 2018
Lua survived a spinal cord injury when she was only a few weeks old, leaving her partially paralyzed. But that hasn't stopped this brave, sassy cat. In The Book of Lua, she talks about what it's like to live with mobility challenges, why she values each day, and the unique relationships and perspec…
Title
The book of Lua: Stories and wisdom from a little cat with mobility challenges
Author
Sheldon, Dania
Place
Canada
Publisher
Kittenhaus Press
Physical Description
Hardcover ; 102, illustrations
Topics
Spinal Cord Injuries
Animals
Abstract
Lua survived a spinal cord injury when she was only a few weeks old, leaving her partially paralyzed. But that hasn't stopped this brave, sassy cat. In The Book of Lua, she talks about what it's like to live with mobility challenges, why she values each day, and the unique relationships and perspectives she has formed. Lua believes that being differently abled is an opportunity, not a disability. And she's got cattitude! Welcome to her amazing, quirky world.
ISBN
9780995903906
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 550 SHE 2018
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