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Don't stress out about it: Stress management for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110216
Chariot Productions. Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2005. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CB 100 CHA 2005
This stress management program provides youth with tools necessary to identify and manage the stresses of everyday life including disruptions at home, problems at school, community violence, the impact of war, difficulties with friends and more.
Title
Don't stress out about it: Stress management for teens
Corporate Author
Chariot Productions
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 DVD (45 min.)
Topics
Stress
Young Adults
Anxiety
Abstract
This stress management program provides youth with tools necessary to identify and manage the stresses of everyday life including disruptions at home, problems at school, community violence, the impact of war, difficulties with friends and more.
Notes
Audience: ages 11-15, pediatric clinics, health classes, school programs, community resource centers.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CB 100 CHA 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Over it: A teen's guide to getting beyond obsessions with food and weight

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104750
Normandi, Carol Emery, Roark, Laurelee. Novato, CA: New World Library; Distributed to the trade by Publishers Group West , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH BB 500 EME 2001
The authors look at the behaviors that may lead to eating disorders and the cultural, emotional, and physical reasons girls obsess about weight and eating. They go on to offer girls and their parents a map and a method for finding a realistic and livable balance. Stories and quotations from girls w…
Title
Over it: A teen's guide to getting beyond obsessions with food and weight
Author
Normandi, Carol Emery
Roark, Laurelee
Place
Novato, CA
Publisher
New World Library; Distributed to the trade by Publishers Group West
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
xviii, 187 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Topics
Eating Disorders
Young Adults
Abstract
The authors look at the behaviors that may lead to eating disorders and the cultural, emotional, and physical reasons girls obsess about weight and eating. They go on to offer girls and their parents a map and a method for finding a realistic and livable balance. Stories and quotations from girls who have struggled with eating disorders give the book immediacy, and exercises and writing suggestions steer girls toward a healthy self-image and wholesome eating patterns.
ISBN
1577311485
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH BB 500 EME 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Wallerstein, Claire. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 150 WAL 2003
This book examines the issues surrounding teen suicide, including: the facts about the recent rise in teen suicide, which are often related to depression; how problems can be treated before they become serious; how to help a suicidal person; suicide in history and the legal issues around helping t…
Title
Teen suicide
Author
Wallerstein, Claire
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Heinemann Library
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Hardcover; 56 p. : col. ill.
Series
Just the facts
Topics
Suicide
Young Adults
Picture Books
Abstract
This book examines the issues surrounding teen suicide, including: the facts about the recent rise in teen suicide, which are often related to depression; how problems can be treated before they become serious; how to help a suicidal person; suicide in history and the legal issues around helping terminally ill people to die.
ISBN
1403408203
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GV 150 WAL 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Draper, Sharon M. New York, NY: Atheneum Books for Young Readers , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FM 496 DRA 2010
Melody is not like most people. She cannot walk or talk, but she has a photographic memory; she can remember every detail of everything she has ever experienced. She is smarter than most of the adults who try to diagnose her and smarter than her classmates in her integrated classroom?the very same …
Title
Out of my mind
Author
Draper, Sharon M.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover, 303 p.
Topics
Fiction
Cerebral Palsy
Young Adults
Disabilities
Abstract
Melody is not like most people. She cannot walk or talk, but she has a photographic memory; she can remember every detail of everything she has ever experienced. She is smarter than most of the adults who try to diagnose her and smarter than her classmates in her integrated classroom?the very same classmates who dismiss her as mentally challenged, because she cannot tell them otherwise. But Melody refuses to be defined by cerebral palsy. And she?s determined to let everyone know it?somehow.
ISBN
9781416971719
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FM 496 DRA 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
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Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2007. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FO 174 AQU 2007
This DVD discusses body piercing in teens and parents' concern about it.
Title
Body piercing in teens
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
1 DVD (27 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Body Piercing
Young Adults
Abstract
This DVD discusses body piercing in teens and parents' concern about it.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FO 174 AQU 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Garland, Jane E., Clark, Sandra L., Earle, Vicki (Illustrator). Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2002. (Book) — 7 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 GAR 2002
Written specifically for youth, this manual explains the nature and basis for anxiety, the different types of anxiety, and includes information on medication. It also includes specific coping strategies for youth. This is part of the TWD Series.
Title
Worry taming for teens
Author
Garland, Jane E.
Clark, Sandra L.
Earle, Vicki (Illustrator)
Corporate Author
BCCH Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Dept. of Psychiatry
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Spiral bound, paperback, 8.5 x 11 in.: 96 pages
Topics
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Fear
Young Adults
Anxiety
TWD
Taming Worry Dragons
Abstract
Written specifically for youth, this manual explains the nature and basis for anxiety, the different types of anxiety, and includes information on medication. It also includes specific coping strategies for youth. This is part of the TWD Series.
ISBN
1234567891111
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
YOUTH CD 420 GAR 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 12 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 10 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 11 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 15, 2019
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due May 28, 2019
Copy 3 Available
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 30, 2019
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Paquette, Penny Hutchins. Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FN 400 PAQ 2003
Presents teens with the information they need to participate in the management of their illness. Interviews with teens who are coping with asthma provide a real-life point of view about what it feels like to have an asthma attack, how they feel about taking medication, and how their friends reacted…
Title
Asthma: The ultimate teen guide
Author
Paquette, Penny Hutchins
Place
Lanham, MD
Publisher
The Scarecrow Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Hardcover; xii, 171 p.
Series
It happpened to me, No. 5
Topics
Asthma
Young Adults
Abstract
Presents teens with the information they need to participate in the management of their illness. Interviews with teens who are coping with asthma provide a real-life point of view about what it feels like to have an asthma attack, how they feel about taking medication, and how their friends reacted when they learned they have asthma.
ISBN
0810846330
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FN 400 PAQ 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.nfb.ca/film/xs_stress_teens_take_control

Kearns, Patricia, Lynch, Tamara. Montreal, Quebec: National Film Board of Canada , 2005. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CB 110 KEA 2005
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view the streaming video on-line.
In this film, three youths tell their stories about how they manage the challenges of adolescence, including the changes they face, new responsibilities, school, family and friends, as well as work, dating, exams, racist remarks and extracurricular activities. Spoken word performer Kyra Shaughnessy…
Title
XS Stress: Teens take control
Author
Kearns, Patricia
Lynch, Tamara
Place
Montreal, Quebec
Publisher
National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 DVD (33 min.)
Topics
Stress
Young Adults
Abstract
In this film, three youths tell their stories about how they manage the challenges of adolescence, including the changes they face, new responsibilities, school, family and friends, as well as work, dating, exams, racist remarks and extracurricular activities. Spoken word performer Kyra Shaughnessy and a diverse chorus of young voices provide running commentary.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.nfb.ca/film/xs_stress_teens_take_control
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view the streaming video on-line.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CB 110 KEA 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Montefiore Medical Centre, Thirtee/WNET, Rick Sabreen Enterprises. Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2002. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FC 360 AQU 2002
This DVD covers the social aspects of living with sickle cell disease by interviewing teens and their doctors and social workers.
Title
Teens with sickle cell disease
Corporate Author
Montefiore Medical Centre
Thirtee/WNET
Rick Sabreen Enterprises
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 DVD (27 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Sickle-Cell Anemia
Young Adults
Abstract
This DVD covers the social aspects of living with sickle cell disease by interviewing teens and their doctors and social workers.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FC 360 AQU 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Living well with Spina Bifida: Teens

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Spina Bifida Association. Washington, DC: Spina Bifida Association , [0000]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FM 505 SPI E
This booklet guides parents through the social and developmental milestones for their child during the teen years.
Title
Living well with Spina Bifida: Teens
Corporate Author
Spina Bifida Association
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Spina Bifida Association
Year Published
[0000]
Physical Description
Softcover; 20 p.
Topics
Spina Bifida. Neural Tube Defects
Young Adults
Abstract
This booklet guides parents through the social and developmental milestones for their child during the teen years.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FM 505 SPI E
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Understanding the human volcano: What teens can do about violence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104420
Hipp, Earl. Centre City, MN: Hazelden Information and Educational Services , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH BE 800 HIP 2000
This book helps youth function in an increasingly violent and less secure world. Explores important topics such as: The combination of forces that create "human volcanoes" who explode with rage and violence; The "hidden" violence that permeates our entertainment, news, and language. Because we've a…
Title
Understanding the human volcano: What teens can do about violence
Author
Hipp, Earl
Place
Centre City, MN
Publisher
Hazelden Information and Educational Services
Year Published
2000
Topics
Crime/Violence
Anger
Young Adults
Bullying
Violence in Schools
Abstract
This book helps youth function in an increasingly violent and less secure world. Explores important topics such as: The combination of forces that create "human volcanoes" who explode with rage and violence; The "hidden" violence that permeates our entertainment, news, and language. Because we've all become desensitized to this destructive force, we must learn to see the media with new eyes; How tolerating behaviors such as teasing, sarcasm, and bullying, which often leave emotional scars, actually encourages future acts of violence; Specific steps young people can take to reduce violence in their personal behavior, their relationships with family and friends, and in their schools and communities.
ISBN
1563833592
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH BE 800 HIP 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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I will remember you: A guidebook through grief for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106169
Dower, Laura. New York, NY: Scholastic, Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 200 DOW 2001
Encourages young readers to explore the "long, winding tunnel" of the grieving process and to keep going in the face of terrible loss and sadness.
Title
I will remember you: A guidebook through grief for teens
Author
Dower, Laura.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Scholastic, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Topics
Grief. Bereavement
Coping with Death
Young Adults
Abstract
Encourages young readers to explore the "long, winding tunnel" of the grieving process and to keep going in the face of terrible loss and sadness.
ISBN
0439139619
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GV 200 DOW 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Yes, your parents are crazy: A teen survival guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108519
Bradley, Michael J. Gig Harbor, WA: Harbor Press , c2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 450 BRA 2004
Discusses the difficulties of being a teenager in today's society and provides insights on how to survive adolescence and stay connected with one's parents.
Title
Yes, your parents are crazy: A teen survival guide
Author
Bradley, Michael J.
Place
Gig Harbor, WA
Publisher
Harbor Press
Year Published
c2004
Physical Description
Paperback; xxiv, 399 p.
Topics
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Young Adults
Abstract
Discusses the difficulties of being a teenager in today's society and provides insights on how to survive adolescence and stay connected with one's parents.
ISBN
093619748X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 450 BRA 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The grieving teen: A guide for teenagers and their friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108681
Fitzgerald, Helen. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , c2000. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 250 FIT 2000
Written for teenagers, this book covers the entire range of situations in which youth may find themselves grieving a death, whether the cause was old age, terminal illness, school violence, or suicide. The author helps youth address the gamut of strong and difficult emotions they will experience an…
Title
The grieving teen: A guide for teenagers and their friends
Author
Fitzgerald, Helen
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
c2000
Physical Description
Paperback; 222 pages
Topics
Coping with Death
Grief. Bereavement
Young Adults
Abstract
Written for teenagers, this book covers the entire range of situations in which youth may find themselves grieving a death, whether the cause was old age, terminal illness, school violence, or suicide. The author helps youth address the gamut of strong and difficult emotions they will experience and the new situations they will face, including family changes, issues with friends, problems at school, and the courage needed to move forward with one's own life.
ISBN
0684868040
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GV 250 FIT 2000
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 Available
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How to win friends and influence people for teen girls

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111453
Carnegie, Donna Dale. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CF 300 CAR 2005
In this book, Donna Dale Carnegie, daughter of the late motivational author and teacher Dale Carnegie, provides advice to teenage girls on how to influence friends in a positive manner. It covers such topics as peer pressure, gossip, popularity and relationships with boys. By teaching skills and te…
Title
How to win friends and influence people for teen girls
Author
Carnegie, Donna Dale
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 190 p.
Topics
Friendship
Young Adults
Abstract
In this book, Donna Dale Carnegie, daughter of the late motivational author and teacher Dale Carnegie, provides advice to teenage girls on how to influence friends in a positive manner. It covers such topics as peer pressure, gossip, popularity and relationships with boys. By teaching skills and techniques, this book will help adolescent girls learn powerful ways to influence others, defuse arguments, admit mistakes, and make choices. Also provides guidance for older teens, including driving and handling college interviews.
ISBN
0743272773
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CF 300 CAR 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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When your parent has cancer: A guide for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112974
National Cancer Institute, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. USA: National Institute of Health , 2010. (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 600 WHE 2010
When Your Parent Has Cancer: A Guide for Teens, National Institutes of Health Publication 12-5724: If your mom, dad, or an adult close to you has cancer, this book is for you. Here you can read about what has helped other teens get through this tough time. Doctors, nurses, social workers, friends, …
Title
When your parent has cancer: A guide for teens
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Place
USA
Publisher
National Institute of Health
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 76 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Children Coping with Parent's Cancer
Young Adults
Abstract
When Your Parent Has Cancer: A Guide for Teens, National Institutes of Health Publication 12-5724: If your mom, dad, or an adult close to you has cancer, this book is for you. Here you can read about what has helped other teens get through this tough time. Doctors, nurses, social workers, friends, and family are working hard to help your mom or dad get better. You are a very important part of that team, too. In the weeks and months ahead, you may feel a whole range of emotions. Some days will be good, and things might seem like they used to. Other days may be harder. This book can help prepare you for some of the things you might face. It can also help you learn to handle living with a parent or relative who has cancer. This book includes information about cancer treatments, ways teens can talk to family and friends, how to connect with other teens, and where to find other resources for information and support. It includes a glossary of cancer terms and appendices explaining monitoring tests and member of the cancer team.~
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 600 WHE 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Anger bingo for teens: An engaging and educational game about anger and ways to manage it

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104833
Driscoll, Nancy Anne. [Plainview, NY]: Wellness Reproductions & Publishing , LLC , 2002. (Game) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 250 DRI 2002
Game to help address anger management issues for youth. This educational and engaging activity covers anger triggers, symptoms, causes, control, and prevention.
Title
Anger bingo for teens: An engaging and educational game about anger and ways to manage it
Author
Driscoll, Nancy Anne
Place
[Plainview, NY]
Publisher
Wellness Reproductions & Publishing , LLC
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Included are 16 laminated bingo cards, 5 sets of calling cards, chips, a reproducible handout, and facilitator's instructions.
Topics
Anger
Young Adults
Emotions
Abstract
Game to help address anger management issues for youth. This educational and engaging activity covers anger triggers, symptoms, causes, control, and prevention.
Notes
Grades 7-12, Group facilitator needed.
Language
English
Material Type
Game
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CA 250 DRI 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available

Changing bodies, changing lives: A book for teens on sex and relationships

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog105702
Bell, Ruth. New York, NY: Vintage Books , 1988. Rev. and Updated. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 110 BEL 1988
This book candidly discusses teenage sexuality and the many physical and emotional changes that occur during adolescence.
Title
Changing bodies, changing lives: A book for teens on sex and relationships
Author
Bell, Ruth
Edition
Rev. and Updated
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Vintage Books
Year Published
1988
Physical Description
xiv, 254 p. : ill.
Topics
Sex Education
Young Adults Sexuality
Relationships
Young Adults
Abstract
This book candidly discusses teenage sexuality and the many physical and emotional changes that occur during adolescence.
ISBN
0394755413
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 110 BEL 1988
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Primal teen: What the new discoveries about the teenage brain tell us about our kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106254
Strauch, Barbara. New York, NY: Doubleday , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 100 STR 2003
Book discusses the latest research, including brain scans that show changes in the brain's structure and function that could explain the "crazy" behavior exhibited by youth. In addition to reviewing various research projects around the country, the author also includes discussions with both parents…
Title
Primal teen: What the new discoveries about the teenage brain tell us about our kids
Author
Strauch, Barbara
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Doubleday
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Hardcover: 256 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.93 x 9.48 x 6.42
Topics
Young Adults
Brain
Child Behaviour
Abstract
Book discusses the latest research, including brain scans that show changes in the brain's structure and function that could explain the "crazy" behavior exhibited by youth. In addition to reviewing various research projects around the country, the author also includes discussions with both parents and youth.
ISBN
9780385503396
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 100 STR 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Am I weird or is this normal? Advice and info to get teens in the know

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108335
Potash, Marlin S., Fruitman, Laura Potash, Sussman, Lisa. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 100 POT 2001
Of the many current books about relationships and sex for teenage girls, this one is unique in that its authors are a mother and her teenage daughter. Largely written in question-and-answer format, the book provides frank information, using both scientific and slang terms, on the physical and emoti…
Title
Am I weird or is this normal? Advice and info to get teens in the know
Author
Potash, Marlin S.
Fruitman, Laura Potash
Sussman, Lisa
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback; 271 p.
Topics
Young Adults
Life Skills
Relationships
Puberty
Sex Education
Abstract
Of the many current books about relationships and sex for teenage girls, this one is unique in that its authors are a mother and her teenage daughter. Largely written in question-and-answer format, the book provides frank information, using both scientific and slang terms, on the physical and emotional aspects of sex, including graphic descriptions of orgasm, oral sex, masturbation, birth control, and sexually transmitted diseases. Other aspects of adolescence covered include: appearance, emotions, peer pressure, making and keeping friends, living with parents and siblings, surviving high school, and preparing for college.
ISBN
0743210875
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 100 POT 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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What works for me: Young adults with hearing loss talk to teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111264
Blatchford, Claire (ed.). Northampton, Mass.: The Mainstream Center, CLARKE , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FI 400 BLA 2005
Ten young adults with hearing loss tell teens about what helped them find their way in mainstream schools and what continues to work for them today.
Title
What works for me: Young adults with hearing loss talk to teens
Author
Blatchford, Claire (ed.)
Place
Northampton, Mass.
Publisher
The Mainstream Center, CLARKE
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Spiralbound paperback: 18 p.
Topics
Hard of Hearing-Coping
Young Adults
Abstract
Ten young adults with hearing loss tell teens about what helped them find their way in mainstream schools and what continues to work for them today.
ISBN
9780979728716
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FI 400 BLA 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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The guide to good health for teens and adults with Down Syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111692
Chicoine, Brian, McGuire, Dennis. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2010. (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 CHI 2010
This book covers the complete scope of healthcare and wellness needs for Down syndrome adolescents and adults. Key topics include: ; Characteristics of Down syndrome
Title
The guide to good health for teens and adults with Down Syndrome
Author
Chicoine, Brian
McGuire, Dennis
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 391 p.
Topics
Adults
Young Adults-Life Transitions
Young Adults
Abstract
This book covers the complete scope of healthcare and wellness needs for Down syndrome adolescents and adults. Key topics include:
Characteristics of Down syndrome
ISBN
9781890627898
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 CHI 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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When your brother or sister has cancer: A guide for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112971
National Cancer Institute, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. USA: National Institutes of Health , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 WHE 2005
This booklet is a guide for teens who are dealing with a sibling diagnosed with cancer. It helps the teen deal with their own feelings, learn more about the disease, changes that may occur in their family and ways to help your sibling through their treatment.
Title
When your brother or sister has cancer: A guide for teens
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Place
USA
Publisher
National Institutes of Health
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 100 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Children with Cancer-Coping for the Siblings
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
This booklet is a guide for teens who are dealing with a sibling diagnosed with cancer. It helps the teen deal with their own feelings, learn more about the disease, changes that may occur in their family and ways to help your sibling through their treatment.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 WHE 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Making sense of my feelings as a teen with autism going through puberty

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112977
Breeding, Travis E. Createspace , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 BRE 2012
In this book the author express feelings he had during his teenage years as a teen with autism. Watching other kids go through puberty and begin to interact with the opposite sex in different ways than he knew or understood was very frustrating.This book helps prepare other children with autism for…
Title
Making sense of my feelings as a teen with autism going through puberty
Author
Breeding, Travis E.
Publisher
Createspace
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 66 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Puberty
Young Adults
Abstract
In this book the author express feelings he had during his teenage years as a teen with autism. Watching other kids go through puberty and begin to interact with the opposite sex in different ways than he knew or understood was very frustrating.This book helps prepare other children with autism for the teenagers years and puberty.
ISBN
9781480135607
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 BRE 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Easy for you to say: Q & A's for teens living with chronic illness or disability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112348
Kaufman, Miriam. Toronto, ON: Firefly Books Ltd , 2012. 3rd ed. (Book) — 3 copies, 2 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
YOUTH EF 850.6 KAU 2012
In the 3rd edition, Dr. Miriam Kaufman addresses important topics for teens who are living with chronic conditions or disabilities. The topics include: Anemia, Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Crohn's Disease, Deafness, Diabetes, Head Injury, Heart Disease, Hemophilia, HIV, Lupus, Muscular Dystrophy, Sickle…
Title
Easy for you to say: Q & A's for teens living with chronic illness or disability
Author
Kaufman, Miriam
Edition
3rd ed
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Firefly Books Ltd
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 309 p.
Topics
Coping with Chronic Illness
Young Adults
Physical Disability-Coping
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Relationships
Abstract
In the 3rd edition, Dr. Miriam Kaufman addresses important topics for teens who are living with chronic conditions or disabilities. The topics include: Anemia, Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Crohn's Disease, Deafness, Diabetes, Head Injury, Heart Disease, Hemophilia, HIV, Lupus, Muscular Dystrophy, Sickle Cell Anemia, Seizures, Spinal Bifida, Spinal Cord Injuries, and Thyroid Disease.
ISBN
9781770850996
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
YOUTH EF 850.6 KAU 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 08, 2019
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Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112241

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf

McCune, Stephanie. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority , 2012. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Title
Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances
Author
McCune, Stephanie
Corporate Author
Discovery Youth & Family Services
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 111 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Street Drugs. Recreational Drugs
Young Adults
Abstract
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Get out of my life, but first could you take me and Cheryl to the mall? A parent's guide to the new teenager

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104378
Wolf, Anthony E. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 2002. 1st 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
GL 450 WOL 2002
Offers assistance and advice for living with and raising teens in a loving and compassionate manner. He describes psychological rules that dictate teenage behavior--best of all, he doesn't overlook the humor in the teenage years. Gives reasonable options for resolving conflict.
Title
Get out of my life, but first could you take me and Cheryl to the mall? A parent's guide to the new teenager
Author
Wolf, Anthony E.
Edition
1st Rev.ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Softcover: 212 p.
Topics
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Parenting
Young Adults
Abstract
Offers assistance and advice for living with and raising teens in a loving and compassionate manner. He describes psychological rules that dictate teenage behavior--best of all, he doesn't overlook the humor in the teenage years. Gives reasonable options for resolving conflict.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 450 WOL 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Healing your grieving heart for teens: 100 practical ideas: Simple tips for understanding and expressing your grief

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106172
Wolfelt, Alan D. Fort Collins, CO: Companion Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 250 WOL 2001
This book presents ideas to help teens recognize mourning as a natural process of loss, reassures them not be afraid of deep emotions, and shows them how to release grief in healthy, positive ways.
Title
Healing your grieving heart for teens: 100 practical ideas: Simple tips for understanding and expressing your grief
Author
Wolfelt, Alan D.
Place
Fort Collins, CO
Publisher
Companion Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback: [101 p.].
Topics
Coping with Death
Grief. Bereavement
Young Adults
Children-Coping with Death and Dying
Abstract
This book presents ideas to help teens recognize mourning as a natural process of loss, reassures them not be afraid of deep emotions, and shows them how to release grief in healthy, positive ways.
ISBN
1879651238
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 250 WOL 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Lost
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Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111388
Nichols, Shana, Moravcik, Gina Marie, Tetenbaum, Samara Pulver. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 NIC 2009
Discussing adolescent issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide knowledge and advice to help girls - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses a range of topics including: cognition, communication, behavior, sensor…
Title
Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years
Author
Nichols, Shana
Moravcik, Gina Marie
Tetenbaum, Samara Pulver
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover; 351 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Young Adults
Abstract
Discussing adolescent issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide knowledge and advice to help girls - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses a range of topics including: cognition, communication, behavior, sensory sensitivities, and social difficulties. It provides professional perspectives as well as personal experiences from mothers, daughters and educators. Written for families and their daughters with ASDs, as well as the teachers and professionals who work with them.
ISBN
9781843108559
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 NIC 2009
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 June 14, 2017
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