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

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106451
Myles, Brenda Smith, Southwick, Jack. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publisher Co. , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 MYL 1999
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills develo…
Title
Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns
Author
Myles, Brenda Smith
Southwick, Jack
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publisher Co.
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback: 106 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.31 x 9.00 x 6.16
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Anger
Child Behaviour
Emotional Health
Children's Emotions
Young Adults
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills development, including self-awareness, self-calming and self-management thereby promoting effective lifelong practices. The clear and concise discussion of the rage cycle and what can be done to stop it from escalating offers helpful suggestions designed to help children and youth function more successfully both at home and at school.
ISBN
9780967251431
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 MYL 1999
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Fine motor skills for children with down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108630
Badry, Dorothy E., Lawryk, Liz (editors). Edmonton, AB: Letters to our Children Project/Alberta Association for Community Living , c2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 590 BAD 2000
A book that contains letters and contibutions from children, parents, grandparents, relatives and caregivers affected by FAS.
Title
Letters to our children, letters from our children: Living with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Alcohol Related Effects.
Author
Badry, Dorothy E.
Lawryk, Liz (editors)
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Letters to our Children Project/Alberta Association for Community Living
Year Published
c2000
Physical Description
Paperback; 113 p.
Topics
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome/Fetal Alcohol Effects. FAS/FAE
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
A book that contains letters and contibutions from children, parents, grandparents, relatives and caregivers affected by FAS.
ISBN
1896736102
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 590 BAD 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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What you should know about your child's skin health: A healthy skin guide for caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability

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

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

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

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1633
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print. The second link is a "read-only" version.
For caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability such as cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, myelomeningocele, brain injury, muscular dystrophy or any other disability that prevents or limits their ability to control their muscles and feel sensations. Information on how to help your child's …
Title
What you should know about your child's skin health: A healthy skin guide for caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 6 p.
Topics
Skin. Skin Diseases
Skin Infections
Muscles. Muscle Diseases
Neuromuscular Disorders
Muscular Dystrophy
Spinal Cord Injuries
Cerebral Palsy
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
For caregivers of children with a neuromotor disability such as cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, myelomeningocele, brain injury, muscular dystrophy or any other disability that prevents or limits their ability to control their muscles and feel sensations. Information on how to help your child's skin stay healthy.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1633_SkinHealth_2012.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1633_SkinHealthRead_2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print. The second link is a "read-only" version.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1633
Ferrell, Kay Alicyn. New York: AFB Press , 2011. 2nd edition. (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 FER 2011
The empowering guide that taught parents and teachers how to promote the development of young children with visual and multiple impairments is now available in an exciting new edition that reflects the concerns of today's families and professionals and the latest research findings on learning in in…
Title
Reach out and teach
Subtitle
Helping your child who is visually impaired learn and grow
Author
Ferrell, Kay Alicyn
Edition
2nd edition
Place
New York
Publisher
AFB Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback, 445 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
The empowering guide that taught parents and teachers how to promote the development of young children with visual and multiple impairments is now available in an exciting new edition that reflects the concerns of today's families and professionals and the latest research findings on learning in infancy and early childhood.
ISBN
9780891284574
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 FER 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.loveandlogic.com/t-Free-Articles-and-Handouts-for-Parents.aspx

Love and Logic Institute. Golden, CO: Love and Logic Institute , 2010. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Website provides simple and practical techniques to help parents with kids of all ages and has free resources for Parents that include: ; Video Clips & Podcasts: ; Articles for Parents with Kids Birth through Six ; Articles for Parents with Kids Seven Through Twelve ; Articles for Parents with Teen…
Title
Love and Logic parenting
Author
Love and Logic Institute
Place
Golden, CO
Publisher
Love and Logic Institute
Year Published
2010
Topics
Parenting
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Toddlers
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Abstract
Website provides simple and practical techniques to help parents with kids of all ages and has free resources for Parents that include:
Video Clips & Podcasts:
Articles for Parents with Kids Birth through Six
Articles for Parents with Kids Seven Through Twelve
Articles for Parents with Teens
Articles for Parents of All Ages
Articles for Parents of Kids with Special Needs
Articles in Spanish
Funny Parenting Stories: audio download
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.loveandlogic.com/t-Free-Articles-and-Handouts-for-Parents.aspx
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public
Etmanski, Al, Collins, Jack, Cammack, Vickie, Styan, Jack. Vancouver, BC: Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network , 2009. ICBC Edition. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 ETM 2009a
A book that offers a six-step future plan to a safe and secure future for the family that has someone with disability.
Title
Safe and secure
Subtitle
Six steps to creating a good life for people with disabilities
Author
Etmanski, Al
Collins, Jack
Cammack, Vickie
Styan, Jack
Edition
ICBC Edition
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback, 162 p.
Topics
Family Planning
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
A book that offers a six-step future plan to a safe and secure future for the family that has someone with disability.
ISBN
978-0-9730383-3-0
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 ETM 2009a
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Child with special needs: Encouraging intellectual and emotional growth

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104067
Greenspan, Stanley I., Wieder, Serena, Simons, Robin. Reading, MA: Perseus Publishing , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 665 GRE 1998
A comprehensive guide dealing with the emotional, intellectual, physiological and developmental growth of a child with special needs. Covers a range of disabilities including cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome, pervasive developmental delay (PDD), attention deficit disorder (ADD), and language …
Title
Child with special needs: Encouraging intellectual and emotional growth
Author
Greenspan, Stanley I.
Wieder, Serena
Simons, Robin
Place
Reading, MA
Publisher
Perseus Publishing
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
Hardcover; 496 pp.; Dimensions (in inches): 1.49 x 9.55 x 6.51
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Abstract
A comprehensive guide dealing with the emotional, intellectual, physiological and developmental growth of a child with special needs. Covers a range of disabilities including cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome, pervasive developmental delay (PDD), attention deficit disorder (ADD), and language and speech problems. Part 1 enables the reader to identify the child's unique strengths, developmental capacities and challenges, while in Part 2 the authors specify techniques to encourage emotional and intellectual growth. Part 3 addresses how to meet the child's special needs within the family, the therapeutic situation and the school environment.
ISBN
0-201-40726-4
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 665 GRE 1998
Copy 7 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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My journey with Jake: A memoir of parenting and disability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104186
Edelson, Miriam. Toronto, ON: Between the Lines , 2000. 1st ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 EDE 2000
A powerful personal tale of a parent dealing with her child's disability, as well as an examination of the Canadian health care system. Topics include: coping with a child with special needs; how to advocate and negotiate for the best services for your child; how women balance work and children; at…
Title
My journey with Jake: A memoir of parenting and disability
Author
Edelson, Miriam
Edition
1st ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Between the Lines
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Softcover,; 197 pp.; Dimensions (in inches): 0.50 x 9.25 x 6.25
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
A powerful personal tale of a parent dealing with her child's disability, as well as an examination of the Canadian health care system. Topics include: coping with a child with special needs; how to advocate and negotiate for the best services for your child; how women balance work and children; attitudes toward people with disabilities; medical ethics of care; and an analysis of the health care system.
ISBN
1-896357-35-0
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 EDE 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Wit and wisdom from the parents of special needs kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112366
Hudoba, Lynn (ed.). Createspace , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 HUD 2011
This book brings together dozens of writers in the blogosphere, sharing their stories of both the challenges and rewards of raising children with autism and other cognitive disabilities. More than forty essays are included in this compilation, covering topics such as sensory issues, the difficultie…
Title
Wit and wisdom from the parents of special needs kids
Subtitle
Mostly true stories of life on the spectrum
Author
Hudoba, Lynn (ed.)
Publisher
Createspace
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback, 196 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
This book brings together dozens of writers in the blogosphere, sharing their stories of both the challenges and rewards of raising children with autism and other cognitive disabilities. More than forty essays are included in this compilation, covering topics such as sensory issues, the difficulties of social interaction, the impact on marriage and typical siblings, and the world of special education and therapies.
ISBN
9781463737467
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 HUD 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Parents and professionals partnering for children with disabilities

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112727
Fialka, Janice M., Feldman, Arlene K., Mikus, Karen C. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin , 2012. Revised Edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 FIA 2012
The authors use a dance metaphor to capture the complexities and possibilities of building strong partnerships between professionals and parents of children with disabilities. This revised edition is rich with real-world stories and examples, refreshing insights, and practical strategies.
Title
Parents and professionals partnering for children with disabilities
Subtitle
A dance that matters
Author
Fialka, Janice M.
Feldman, Arlene K.
Mikus, Karen C.
Edition
Revised Edition
Place
Thousand Oaks, CA
Publisher
Corwin
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 142 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
The authors use a dance metaphor to capture the complexities and possibilities of building strong partnerships between professionals and parents of children with disabilities. This revised edition is rich with real-world stories and examples, refreshing insights, and practical strategies.
ISBN
9781412966399
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 FIA 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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A family guide: Therapeutic recreation, aquatics and music therapy

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

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

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

Positive discipline for children with special needs: Raising and teaching all children to become resilient, responsible, and respectful

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112187
Nelsen, Jane, Foster, Steven, Raphael, Arlene. New York, NY: Three Rivers Press , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 670 NEL 2011
Part of the bestselling "Positive Discipline" series, this book teaches an approach to child rearing and teaching that emphasizes helping children learn valuable social and life skills that will help them make responsible decisions that lead to a more productive and satisfying life. This book is ap…
Title
Positive discipline for children with special needs: Raising and teaching all children to become resilient, responsible, and respectful
Author
Nelsen, Jane
Foster, Steven
Raphael, Arlene
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Three Rivers Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 220 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Social Skills
Abstract
Part of the bestselling "Positive Discipline" series, this book teaches an approach to child rearing and teaching that emphasizes helping children learn valuable social and life skills that will help them make responsible decisions that lead to a more productive and satisfying life. This book is appropriate for children with a wide variety of "special needs," including autism, fetal alcohol effect, and traumatic brain injury, among others.
ISBN
9780307589828
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 670 NEL 2011
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 Missing On Loan, due October 28, 2020
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Special children, challenged parents: The struggles and rewards of raising a child with a disability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108455
Naseef, Robert A. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co. , 2001. 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
GK 655 NAS 2001
A book that shares the unique perspective of a father of a son with autism, with additional reflection from his perspective as a clinical psychologist who specializes in working with families of children with disabilities. It illustrates the impact that a child's disability has on the entire family…
Title
Special children, challenged parents: The struggles and rewards of raising a child with a disability
Author
Naseef, Robert A.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback; xxi, 291 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
A book that shares the unique perspective of a father of a son with autism, with additional reflection from his perspective as a clinical psychologist who specializes in working with families of children with disabilities. It illustrates the impact that a child's disability has on the entire family. It is a valuable aid to parents dealing with fear, guilt, shame, sibling rivalry, marital strain, and other challenges. The book also addresses issues of bonding between parent and child and presents strategies for dealing with challenging behavior. Additional chapters are devoted to special issues for the family of a child with a disability, including the relationship between the parents, the effect on siblings, and the needs of fathers, who the author feels often require special support to express and deal with their emotions in the challenging role of parent to a child with special needs.
ISBN
1557665354
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 NAS 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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More than a mom: Living a full and balanced life when your child has special needs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110056
Baskin, Amy, Fawcett, Heather. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 670 BAS 2006
The book, directed to a US audience, ; offers information about where to find resources and advice for parents who have children with a variety of learning challenges: developmental or physical disabilities, mental health or learning issues, or chronic medical conditions.
Title
More than a mom: Living a full and balanced life when your child has special needs
Author
Baskin, Amy
Fawcett, Heather
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Soft cover: viii, 486 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
The book, directed to a US audience,
offers information about where to find resources and advice for parents who have children with a variety of learning challenges: developmental or physical disabilities, mental health or learning issues, or chronic medical conditions.
ISBN
9781890627515
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 670 BAS 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Lost
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Optimizing care for children with special needs: Knowledge and strategies for navigating the system

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110180
Sobo, Elisa, Kurtin, Paul. Baltimore, MD: Brookes , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 SOB 2007
How can primary care physicians and other health care providers help families get the best care and services for young children with special health care needs (CSHCN)? They’ll find the answers in this concise resource, a one-of-a-kind field guide to all the critical issues, policies, and practices…
Title
Optimizing care for children with special needs: Knowledge and strategies for navigating the system
Author
Sobo, Elisa
Kurtin, Paul
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Brookes
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 291 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Abstract
How can primary care physicians and other health care providers help families get the best care and services for young children with special health care needs (CSHCN)? They’ll find the answers in this concise resource, a one-of-a-kind field guide to all the critical issues, policies, and practices affecting medical care for CSHCN from birth to age 5.
ISBN
9781557668547
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 SOB 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Far from the tree: Parents, children, and the search for identity

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112354
Solomon, Andrew. Toronto, ON: Scribner , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 SOL 2012
Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodi…
Title
Far from the tree: Parents, children, and the search for identity
Author
Solomon, Andrew
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Scribner
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Hardcover: 702 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Relationships
Parenting
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodigies, who are conceived in rape, who become criminals, who are transgender. While each of these characteristics is potentially isolating, the experience of difference within families is universal, as are the triumphs of love Solomon documents in every chapter.
ISBN
9780743236713
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 SOL 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Sexuality and your child: A resource for parents of children with a disability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107792

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/SH30.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
SH30
URL Notes
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Information for parents to help their children with disabilities deal with and understand their sexuality.
Title
Sexuality and your child: A resource for parents of children with a disability
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2007
Topics
Sexuality
Sexual Health
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabililties
Sex Education
Abstract
Information for parents to help their children with disabilities deal with and understand their sexuality.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/SH30.pdf
URL Notes
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Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
SH30

Show me what my friends can see: A developmental guide for parents of babies with severely impaired sight and their professional advisors

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