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Toronto: Alliance Atlantis , 2001. (DVD, Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
Birthday girl
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Alliance Atlantis
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 videodisc : colour ; 90 min.
Language
English, French
Material Type
DVD
Video
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Humour Available
Cole, Nigel, Mirren, Helen, Walters, Julie. Burbank, Ca.: Buena Vista Home Video , 2003. (Video, VHS) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Humour Room
Title
Calendar girls
Author
Cole, Nigel
Mirren, Helen
Walters, Julie
Place
Burbank, Ca.
Publisher
Buena Vista Home Video
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1/2 inch : colour ; 108 minutes
ISBN
0788849085
Language
English
Material Type
Video
VHS
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Humour Room
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Humour Room Available
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Lynch, Colin Patrick, Cole, Nigel. Burbank, CA: Touchstone Home Entertainment , 2005. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
Lot like love
Author
Lynch, Colin Patrick
Cole, Nigel
Place
Burbank, CA
Publisher
Touchstone Home Entertainment
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
colour ; 107 minutes
ISBN
0788861522
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Humour Available
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Lauren, J. New York, NY: Star Bright Books, 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
YOUTH FM 261 LAU 2009
This book is a collection of first-person accounts of successful people who learn differently. Whether is was reading, math, writing, or speech problems, each person shares his or her inspiring story of facing the challenge of school, while pursuing personal goals. A resource list for adults and st…
Title
That's like me!
Subtitle
Stories about amazing people with learning differences
Author
Lauren, J.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Star Bright Books, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: (unpaged)
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Learning
Abstract
This book is a collection of first-person accounts of successful people who learn differently. Whether is was reading, math, writing, or speech problems, each person shares his or her inspiring story of facing the challenge of school, while pursuing personal goals. A resource list for adults and students is included, as well as a place for kids to write their own success stories.
ISBN
9781595722089
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 261 LAU 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Curtis, Richard, Yates, David. United States: HBO Video , 2005. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
Girl in the cafe
Author
Curtis, Richard
Yates, David
Place
United States
Publisher
HBO Video
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
colour ; 95 minutes
ISBN
0783135688
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Humour Available
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Cahan, Jordan, Deutch, Howard. Santa Monica, CA: Lions Gate Films Inc. , 2009. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
My best friend's girl
Author
Cahan, Jordan
Deutch, Howard
Place
Santa Monica, CA
Publisher
Lions Gate Films Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
colour ; 103 minutes
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Humour Available
Brown, Harriet. New York, NY: HarperCollins , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 530 BRO 2011
In Brave Girl Eating, the chronicle of a family?s struggle with anorexia nervosa, journalist, professor, and author Harriet Brown recounts in mesmerizing and horrifying detail her daughter Kitty?s journey from near-starvation to renewed health. Brave Girl Eating is an intimate, shocking, compelling…
Title
Brave girl eating
Author
Brown, Harriet
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
HarperCollins
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover; 270 p.
Topics
Anorexia Nervosa
Abstract
In Brave Girl Eating, the chronicle of a family?s struggle with anorexia nervosa, journalist, professor, and author Harriet Brown recounts in mesmerizing and horrifying detail her daughter Kitty?s journey from near-starvation to renewed health. Brave Girl Eating is an intimate, shocking, compelling, and ultimately uplifting look at the ravages of a mental illness that affects more than 18 million Americans.
ISBN
9780061725487
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 530 BRO 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due March 11, 2019
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Snel, Eline. Boulder, CO: Shambhala Publications, Inc. , 2013. (Book, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR EG 220 SNE 2013
Simple mindfulness practices to help your child (ages 5-12) deal with anxiety, improve concentration, and handle difficult emotions.
Title
Sitting still like a frog
Subtitle
Mindfulness exercises for kids (and their parents)
Author
Snel, Eline
Place
Boulder, CO
Publisher
Shambhala Publications, Inc.
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Softcover, 105 p.
61 min.
Topics
Meditation
Mindfulness
Exercise
Abstract
Simple mindfulness practices to help your child (ages 5-12) deal with anxiety, improve concentration, and handle difficult emotions.
ISBN
9781611800586
Language
English
Material Type
Book
CD
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR EG 220 SNE 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://nevertmi.ca/

Saskatoon Sexual Health. Saskatchewan: (Online)
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Tell It Like It Is consists of 9 modules covering a range of topics and concepts pertaining to relationships, dating, gender identity, sexual identity, personal hygiene, safer sex practices, and more. Using a compassionate approach, and taking into account the diverse abilities of participants, ea…
Title
Tell it like it is
Corporate Author
Saskatoon Sexual Health
Place
Saskatchewan
Topics
Sexual Health
Dating
Relationships
Sexuality
Abstract
Tell It Like It Is consists of 9 modules covering a range of topics and concepts pertaining to relationships, dating, gender identity, sexual identity, personal hygiene, safer sex practices, and more. Using a compassionate approach, and taking into account the diverse abilities of participants, each module offers simple and interactive learning activities.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nevertmi.ca/
Maida, Marybeth, Kiederer, Debbie. New York, NY: Citadel Press , 2009. (Book) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 M217 2009
Title
Beauty pearls for chemo girls
Alternate Title
Beauty pearls for chemo girls : fashion, hair, makeup, skin care, and more!
Author
Maida, Marybeth
Kiederer, Debbie
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Citadel Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xvi, 270 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Beauty
Antineoplastic Agents - adverse effects
Neoplasms - therapy
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Scarves
Hair
Alopecia
Skin Care
Popular Works
ISBN
9780806531182
0806531185
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 M217 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency PG Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Lijiang, Yunnan, China: , 2006. (Audio, CD, Booklet, Booklet) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Music
Call Number
QZ266 L855 2006
Title
Longing for the golden girl
Place
Lijiang, Yunnan, China
Year Published
2006
Subjects
Music Therapy
Relaxation Therapy
Popular Works
ISBN
9787885842260
7885842266
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Audio
CD
Booklet
Booklet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Music
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 L855 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Music Available
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Naik, Anita. London: Macmillan Publishers Limited , 2002. 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
YOUTH GL 200.8 NAI 2002
Gives advice for teenage girls on sexual health, periods, bras, staying healthy, healthy skin and nails, alternative health and emotional health. Includes chapters on mental health (ie., depression, phobias, headaches, seasonal affective disorders, etc) and general health (ie., asthma, allergies, h…
Title
Ultimate health book for girls
Author
Naik, Anita
Edition
2nd Edition
Place
London
Publisher
Macmillan Publishers Limited
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
240 Pages
Topics
Young Adults Health Promotion
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Women's Health. Gynecology
Menstruation
Sexual Health
Women's Health-Complementary Therapies
Young Adults Sexuality
Abstract
Gives advice for teenage girls on sexual health, periods, bras, staying healthy, healthy skin and nails, alternative health and emotional health. Includes chapters on mental health (ie., depression, phobias, headaches, seasonal affective disorders, etc) and general health (ie., asthma, allergies, hay fever, multiple sclerosis, worms, diabetes, etc).
ISBN
0330343335
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 200.8 NAI 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Sonnenblick, Jordan. Ketchum, ID: DayBue Publishing , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH EF 860.6 SON 2004
Thirteen-year-old Steven Alper is convinced his little brother wants to ruin his life. Five-year-old Jeffrey almost did. Dealing with pediatric oncology from the perspective of an adolescent sibling, this novel chronicles the year Steven’s life turned upside-down.
Title
Drums, girls and dangerous pie
Author
Sonnenblick, Jordan
Place
Ketchum, ID
Publisher
DayBue Publishing
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
196 pages; Hardcover; 5 1/2 x 7 1/2
Topics
Young Adults Coping with Family Illness
Children with Cancer-Coping for the Siblings
Young Adults
Fiction
Abstract
Thirteen-year-old Steven Alper is convinced his little brother wants to ruin his life. Five-year-old Jeffrey almost did. Dealing with pediatric oncology from the perspective of an adolescent sibling, this novel chronicles the year Steven’s life turned upside-down.
ISBN
096689409X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH EF 860.6 SON 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Meredith, Susan, Leschnikoff, Nancy (Illustrator). London, England: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2015. (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 MER 2015
For girls: This book describes what will happen to your body during puberty. It will explain some of your feelings too.
Title
What's happening to me? [Girls]
Author
Meredith, Susan
Leschnikoff, Nancy (Illustrator)
Editor
Chisholm, Jane
Place
London, England
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Softcover: 48 p.
Topics
Puberty
Abstract
For girls: This book describes what will happen to your body during puberty. It will explain some of your feelings too.
ISBN
9780746069950
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 MER 2015
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://elisegravel.com/livres/pdf/

Gravel, Elise. Montréal, QC: La courte échelle , 2018. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Downloadable eBooks for children challenge gender stereotypes.
Title
Artsy boys and smelly girls
Author
Gravel, Elise
Place
Montréal, QC
Publisher
La courte échelle
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
PDF ; 24 pages [unpaginated], illustrations
Topics
Individuality
Children's Emotions
Children's Self-Identity
Gender identity
Abstract
Downloadable eBooks for children challenge gender stereotypes.
Language
English
French
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://elisegravel.com/livres/pdf/
Audience
Patient or Public

GrrrOUCH! Pain is like a grouchy bear

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20656
Morgan, Cathryn, Beshara, Crystal. Renfrew, ON: General Store Publishing House , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 C5 M847 2011
Recommended for "Ages 6-10" on back cover
Title
GrrrOUCH! Pain is like a grouchy bear
Alternate Title
Grouch! Pain is like a grouchy bear
Author
Morgan, Cathryn
Beshara, Crystal
Place
Renfrew, ON
Publisher
General Store Publishing House
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
29 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Pain - psychology
Child
Parent-Child Relations
Family Relations
Pictorial Works
Juvenile Literature
Abstract
Recommended for "Ages 6-10" on back cover
ISBN
9781897508848
1897508840
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C5 M847 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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When everything feels like the movies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114355
Reid, Raziel. Vancouver, BC: Arsenal Pulp Press , 2014. (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 600 REI 2014
School is just like a film set: there's The Crew, who make things happen, The Extras who fill the empty desks, and The Movie Stars, whom everyone wants tagged in their Facebook photos. But Jude doesn't fit in. He's not part of The Crew because he isn't about to do anything unless it's court-appoint…
Title
When everything feels like the movies
Author
Reid, Raziel
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Arsenal Pulp Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Paperback, 171 p.
Topics
LGBT
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults
Abstract
School is just like a film set: there's The Crew, who make things happen, The Extras who fill the empty desks, and The Movie Stars, whom everyone wants tagged in their Facebook photos. But Jude doesn't fit in. He's not part of The Crew because he isn't about to do anything unless it's court-appointed; he's not an Extra because nothing about him is anonymous; and he's not a Movie Star because even though everyone knows his name like an A-lister, he isn't invited to the cool parties. As the director calls action, Jude is the flamer that lights the set on fire.
Before everything turns to ashes from the resulting inferno, Jude drags his best friend Angela off the casting couch and into enough melodrama to incite the paparazzi, all while trying to fend off the haters and win the heart of his favourite co-star Luke Morris. It's a total train wreck!
ISBN
9781551525747
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 REI 2014
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Retrovirus-like promoters in the human genome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5082
Feuchter, Anita E. Vancouver, B.C.: University of British Columbia , 1991. (Book, Thesis) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QH447 F422 1991
Title
Retrovirus-like promoters in the human genome
Author
Feuchter, Anita E
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Year Published
1991
Subjects
Genome, Human
Retrovirus Infections
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QH447 F422 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Characterization of mammalian Asx-like genes and role of Asx-like-1 in development and hematopoiesis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15036
Fisher, Cynthia. Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia , 2004. (Book, Thesis) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
LE3 2004 F533
Title
Characterization of mammalian Asx-like genes and role of Asx-like-1 in development and hematopoiesis
Author
Fisher, Cynthia
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Year Published
2004
Subjects
Hematopoiesis
Repressor Proteins - genetics
Enhancer Elements (Genetics)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
LE3 2004 F533
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Fasting girls: The history of anorexia nervosa

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110581
Brumberg, Joan Jacobs. New York, NY: Vintage Books , 2000. 1st Vintage Books ed. (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 BRU 2000
This updated edition of Joan Jacobs Brumberg's "Fasting Girls", gives a history of women's food-refusal dating back as far as the sixteenth century. The book tells of medieval martyrs who used starvation to show religious devotion, "wonders of science" whose families capitalized on their ability to…
Title
Fasting girls: The history of anorexia nervosa
Author
Brumberg, Joan Jacobs.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Vintage Books
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, 377 p.
Topics
Anorexia Nervosa
Eating Disorders
Female Emotional Health
Abstract
This updated edition of Joan Jacobs Brumberg's "Fasting Girls", gives a history of women's food-refusal dating back as far as the sixteenth century. The book tells of medieval martyrs who used starvation to show religious devotion, "wonders of science" whose families capitalized on their ability to survive on flower petals and air, and silent screen stars whose strict "slimming" regimens inspired a generation. It also looks at how the Industrial Revolution produced a disorder that continues to render women helpless. The book offers understanding to victims and their families, clinicians, and all women who are interested in the origins and future of this complex, modern and characteristically female disease.
ISBN
0375724486
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 BRU 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Jimenez, Karleen Pendleton. Toronto, ON: Green Dragon Press , 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 GA 600 JIM 2000
Children spend a lot of time debating with each other over what makes a boy a boy and a girl a girl. It's a time of choices. It's a time of creating themselves. It could be a time for blending and embracing the many ways they express themselves, but it is too often a time of narrowing the possibili…
Title
Are you a boy or a girl?
Author
Jimenez, Karleen Pendleton
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Green Dragon Press
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback; 16 pages
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
LGBT
Abstract
Children spend a lot of time debating with each other over what makes a boy a boy and a girl a girl. It's a time of choices. It's a time of creating themselves. It could be a time for blending and embracing the many ways they express themselves, but it is too often a time of narrowing the possibilities of who they can be. This book enters into this conversation and opens it up. It is the story of a child thinking through who she is, a child learning through her mother's love how to be both strong and soft.
ISBN
1896781144
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GA 600 JIM 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Rubinstein, Gary, Pett, Mark, (illustrator). Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CA 230 PET 2011
Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once!) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known …
Title
The girl who never made mistakes
Author
Rubinstein, Gary
Pett, Mark
(illustrator)
Place
Naperville, IL
Publisher
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p. (unpaged); ill.
Topics
Personality
Emotional Health
Abstract
Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once!) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known as The Girl Who Never Makes Mistakes. Life for Beatrice is sailing along pretty smoothly until she does the unthinkable - she makes her first mistake. And in a very public way!
ISBN
9781402255441
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 230 PET 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Rubinstein, Gary, Pett, Mark, (illustrator). Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky , 2011. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CA 230 PET 2011 c. 2
Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once!) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known …
Title
The girl who never made mistakes
Author
Rubinstein, Gary
Pett, Mark
(illustrator)
Place
Naperville, IL
Publisher
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p. (unpaged); ill.
Topics
Personality
Emotional Health
Abstract
Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once!) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known as The Girl Who Never Makes Mistakes. Life for Beatrice is sailing along pretty smoothly until she does the unthinkable - she makes her first mistake. And in a very public way!
ISBN
9781402255441
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 230 PET 2011 c. 2
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Girl power in the mirror: A book about girls, their bodies, and themselves

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110568
Cordes, Helen. Minneapolis, MN: Lerner , 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 CF 200 COR 2000
Suggests ways for girls to develop self-esteem and become assertive in the face of pressures from advertisers, family, and peers to have a "perfect" body.
Title
Girl power in the mirror: A book about girls, their bodies, and themselves
Author
Cordes, Helen.
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Lerner
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Hardcover, 80 p.
Topics
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Weight Control
Abstract
Suggests ways for girls to develop self-esteem and become assertive in the face of pressures from advertisers, family, and peers to have a "perfect" body.
ISBN
0822526913
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 200 COR 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Speaking our minds : what it's like to have Alzheimer's

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20358
Snyder, Lisa;. Baltimore, MD: Health Professions Press , 2009. Rev ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WT155 S58 2009
Title
Speaking our minds : what it's like to have Alzheimer's
Author
Snyder, Lisa;
Edition
Rev ed.
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Health Professions Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
174 p.
Subjects
Alzheimer Disease
Alzheimer disease - popular works
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781932529500
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WT155 S58 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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What to eat when you don't feel like eating

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3580
Haller, James. Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press Limited , 1994. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC Nutrition
CSI Nutrition
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
VIC Nutrition
Call Number
QZ266 N9 H185 1994
Title
What to eat when you don't feel like eating
Author
Haller, James
Place
Hantsport, N.S.
Publisher
Lancelot Press Limited
Year Published
1994
Subjects
Neoplasms - diet therapy
Nutrition
Popular Works
ISBN
0889995583
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC Nutrition
CSI Nutrition
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
VIC Nutrition
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 N9 H185 1994
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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God's love and care are like an orchid

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122231
Shing, Ah. Hong Kong: Living Faith Society, Ltd. , 2018. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WM172 S556 2018
Like the subtle fragrance of the orchid, a Catholic theologian and philosopher looks back and realizes God's grace and care have been constant in all aspects of her life. Told with short stories, similar to "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series.
Title
God's love and care are like an orchid
Author
Shing, Ah
Place
Hong Kong
Publisher
Living Faith Society, Ltd.
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
332 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Spirituality
Christianity
Adaptation, Psychological
Interpersonal Relations
Resilience
Optimism
Popular Works
Abstract
Like the subtle fragrance of the orchid, a Catholic theologian and philosopher looks back and realizes God's grace and care have been constant in all aspects of her life. Told with short stories, similar to "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series.
ISBN
9789881661234
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM172 S556 2018
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Prostate cancer therapy and erectile dysfunction : what's it really like?

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9834
Prostate Centre at Vancouver General Hospital, Canadian Cancer Society. British Columbia and Yukon Division. Toronto, ON: Science & Medicine Canada , 2001. (Video, VHS)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ752 P965p 2001
Title
Prostate cancer therapy and erectile dysfunction : what's it really like?
Corporate Author
Prostate Centre at Vancouver General Hospital
Canadian Cancer Society. British Columbia and Yukon Division
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Science & Medicine Canada
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1/2 inch : colour ; 25 minutes
Subjects
Impotence - psychology
Prostatic Neoplasms - therapy
Sexual Dysfunctions
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Video
VHS
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WJ752 P965p 2001

Impact of endogenous retrovirus-like sequences on the human genome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8625
Goodchild, Nancy L. Vancouver, B.C.: University of British Columbia , 1993. (Book, Thesis) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QH447 G646 1993
Title
Impact of endogenous retrovirus-like sequences on the human genome
Author
Goodchild, Nancy L
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Year Published
1993
Subjects
Genome, Human
Retrovirdae
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QH447 G646 1993
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

What to eat when you don't feel like eating

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9887
Haller, James. Hantsport, NS: Lancelot Press Limited , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ266 N9 H185 2002
Title
What to eat when you don't feel like eating
Author
Haller, James
Place
Hantsport, NS
Publisher
Lancelot Press Limited
Year Published
2002
Subjects
Neoplasms - diet therapy
Nutrition
Cookbook
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ266 N9 H185 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Help! A girl's guide to divorce and stepfamilies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104829
Holyoke, Nancy, Nash, Scott. Middleton, WI: Pleasant Company Productions , 1999. (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 455 HOL 1999
This book helps to answer some of the tough questions about divorce and contains advice from girls who have gone through divorce. It includes tips, quizzes and ways to make the most out of the toughest situations.
Title
Help! A girl's guide to divorce and stepfamilies
Author
Holyoke, Nancy
Nash, Scott
Place
Middleton, WI
Publisher
Pleasant Company Productions
Year Published
1999
Series
Advice & Activity Books for Girls!
Topics
Children and Divorce
Divorce
Abstract
This book helps to answer some of the tough questions about divorce and contains advice from girls who have gone through divorce. It includes tips, quizzes and ways to make the most out of the toughest situations.
ISBN
1562477498
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 455 HOL 1999
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Boys' and girls' book of dealing with feelings

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog105856
Dlugokinski, Eric, Boyter, Virginia (Illustrator). Raleigh, NC: Feelings Factory, Inc. , 1993. 2nd Edition. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CA 200 DLU 1993
This book was written for children of all ages to teach four basic steps for dealing with feelings. The readers will learn ways to cope with their feelings by accepting them, pausing to relax, thinking about ways to help themselves, and then acting constructively.
Title
Boys' and girls' book of dealing with feelings
Author
Dlugokinski, Eric
Boyter, Virginia (Illustrator)
Edition
2nd Edition
Place
Raleigh, NC
Publisher
Feelings Factory, Inc.
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
31 p. : col. ill.
Topics
Emotional Health
Children's Emotions
Abstract
This book was written for children of all ages to teach four basic steps for dealing with feelings. The readers will learn ways to cope with their feelings by accepting them, pausing to relax, thinking about ways to help themselves, and then acting constructively.
Notes
Audience: counselling professionals, educators, parents, persons with a disability and support workers.
ISBN
1882801024
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 DLU 1993
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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Girl wars: 12 strategies that will end female bullying

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108213
Dellasega, Cheryl, Nixon, Charisse. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , 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 BE 965 DEL 2003
Explains not only how to prevent bullying but also how to intervene should it happen, as well as overcome the culture that breeds it. Offers effective, easy-to-implement strategies that range from preventive to prescriptive.
Title
Girl wars: 12 strategies that will end female bullying
Author
Dellasega, Cheryl
Nixon, Charisse
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; 242 p.
Topics
Bullying
Psychology of Women
Young Adults
Abstract
Explains not only how to prevent bullying but also how to intervene should it happen, as well as overcome the culture that breeds it. Offers effective, easy-to-implement strategies that range from preventive to prescriptive.
ISBN
0743249879
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 965 DEL 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The girl with no hair: a story about alopecia areata

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108759
Murphy-Melas, Elizabeth, Hernandez, Alex (illustrator). Albuquerque, NM: Health Press , c2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FO 840 MUR 2002
A story of a little girl with alopecia areata who learns how to cope effectivelly. It explains the condition and helps children affected by this disease understand that they are not alone. It also helps them build confidence and self-esteem.
Title
The girl with no hair: a story about alopecia areata
Author
Murphy-Melas, Elizabeth
Hernandez, Alex (illustrator)
Place
Albuquerque, NM
Publisher
Health Press
Year Published
c2002
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Topics
Hair Loss. Alopecia. Baldness
Picture Books
Abstract
A story of a little girl with alopecia areata who learns how to cope effectivelly. It explains the condition and helps children affected by this disease understand that they are not alone. It also helps them build confidence and self-esteem.
ISBN
0929173406
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FO 840 MUR 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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This is my body: A film by high school girls

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110768
Levy, Leanne. (producer & editor). Canada: T.R.U.E. Power Media; National Film Board of Canada , 2006. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 300 LEV 2006
Suitable for teachers, parents and health professionals, this film presents the lives of teenage girls brave enough to share their experiences and secrets about what it means to be a girl at this time of their lives. While taking a course in documentary video production, this group from a Montreal …
Title
This is my body: A film by high school girls
Author
Levy, Leanne. (producer & editor).
Place
Canada
Publisher
T.R.U.E. Power Media; National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
1 DVD: 35:50 mins.
Topics
Young Adults-Self-Help
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Eating Disorders
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Abstract
Suitable for teachers, parents and health professionals, this film presents the lives of teenage girls brave enough to share their experiences and secrets about what it means to be a girl at this time of their lives. While taking a course in documentary video production, this group from a Montreal high school turned the camera on themselves and each other to explore issues of body image, eating disorders, cutting, sexuality, friendship and parenting. Speaking in their own words, these girls offer a message of urgency, hope, and inspiration.
ISBN
153C0107223
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 300 LEV 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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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Untangled: Guiding teenage girls through the seven transitions into adulthood

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114802
Damour, Lisa. New York , NY: Ballantine Books , 2016. (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 800 DAM 2016
Dr. Damour draws on decades of experience and the latest research to reveal the seven distinct -- and absolutely normal -- developmental transitions that turn girls into grown-ups, including Parting with Childhood, Contending with Adult Authority, Entering the Romantic World, and Caring for Herself…
Title
Untangled: Guiding teenage girls through the seven transitions into adulthood
Author
Damour, Lisa
Place
New York , NY
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Hardcover, 329 p.
Topics
Young Adults
Young Adults - Life Transitions
Abstract
Dr. Damour draws on decades of experience and the latest research to reveal the seven distinct -- and absolutely normal -- developmental transitions that turn girls into grown-ups, including Parting with Childhood, Contending with Adult Authority, Entering the Romantic World, and Caring for Herself. Providing realistic scenarios and advice on how to engage daughters in smart, constructive ways, Untangled gives parents a broad framework for understanding their daughters while addressing their most common questions.
ISBN
9780553393057
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 800 DAM 2016
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Yes I can: A girl and her wheelchair

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121308
Barrett, KJ, Toner, JB, Freeland, CAB. Melrose Park, IL: Lake Book Manufacturing Inc. , 2018. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GN 800 BAR 2018
Carolyn is in a wheelchair, but she doesn't let that stop her! She can do almost everything the other kids can, even if sometimes she has to do it a little differently. ; Includes a Note to Parents, Caregivers, and Teachers with more information on discussing disabilities with children and helping …
Title
Yes I can: A girl and her wheelchair
Author
Barrett, KJ
Toner, JB
Freeland, CAB
Place
Melrose Park, IL
Publisher
Lake Book Manufacturing Inc.
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
hardcover , 32 p.
Topics
Disabilities
Fiction
Abstract
Carolyn is in a wheelchair, but she doesn't let that stop her! She can do almost everything the other kids can, even if sometimes she has to do it a little differently.
Includes a Note to Parents, Caregivers, and Teachers with more information on discussing disabilities with children and helping them to build positive, empathic relationships.
ISBN
9781433828690
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GN 800 BAR 2018
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[Early puberty in girls] Puberte precoce chez la fille

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108547

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/early puberty_french_Sept04.pdf

Kelton, Sheila. Vancouver, BC: British Columbia Children's Hospital , 2003. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
French language version
In French, this booklet is designed for girls who are starting their pubertal development at the early end of the normal range, about 8 years or so. The booklet describes the normal physical events of puberty, and it addresses the range of normal timing of puberty in girls. It discusses some reason…
Title
[Early puberty in girls] Puberte precoce chez la fille
Author
Kelton, Sheila
Corporate Author
British Columbia Children's Hospital
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
British Columbia Children's Hospital
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 pdf file
Topics
Precocious Puberty
Puberty
Child Development
Endocrinology
Abstract
In French, this booklet is designed for girls who are starting their pubertal development at the early end of the normal range, about 8 years or so. The booklet describes the normal physical events of puberty, and it addresses the range of normal timing of puberty in girls. It discusses some reasons why some girls may start their puberty earlier than others, and it describes what might happen if a girl with early puberty visits a Pediatric Endocrinologist. Many practical pieces of advice and answers to commonly asked questions are also offered. The final page lists a few resource books on puberty which parents and girls may find helpful.
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/early puberty_french_Sept04.pdf
URL Notes
French language version
Audience
Patient or Public

Body image workbook : an eight-step program for learning to like your looks

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20821
Cash, Thomas F. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. , 2008. 2nd ed. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WM172 C338 2008
Title
Body image workbook : an eight-step program for learning to like your looks
Author
Cash, Thomas F
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications, Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
viii, 216 p. : ill. : 26 cm.
Series
New Harbinger self-help workbook
Subjects
Body Image - psychology
Self Concept
Popular Works
ISBN
9781572245464
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM172 C338 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Therapy-driven reprogramming of prostate cancer cells back to a stem cell-like state

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21629
Buttyan, Ralph. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2014. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Call Number
QZ206 B365 2014 v.351
Title
Therapy-driven reprogramming of prostate cancer cells back to a stem cell-like state
Alternate Title
Monday noon seminar series
BCCA Research Seminar Series
Author
Buttyan, Ralph
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
60 minutes
Series
BC Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series 351
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - therapy
Prostatic Neoplasms, Castration-Resistant
Receptors, Androgen - metabolism
Cell Transdifferentiation
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ206 B365 2014 v.351
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available

Think like a pancreas : a practical guide to managing diabetes with insulin

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21793
Scheiner, Gary;. New York: Da Capo Press , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WK850 S35 2012
Title
Think like a pancreas : a practical guide to managing diabetes with insulin
Author
Scheiner, Gary;
Place
New York
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
306 p. : ill
Subjects
Diabetes Mellitus
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780738215143
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WK850 S35 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Loving your teenage daughter (whether she likes it or not): The complete insider's guide for moms

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104713
Alexander, Debra Whiting. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications , 2001. (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 ALE 2001
Drawing on detailed interviews, this book offers specific strategies for handling conflicts and power struggles, bolstering a daughter's self-esteem, and coping with problems. The author uses sample dialogues, exercises, and activities to take the terror out of talking about topics such as dating,…
Title
Loving your teenage daughter (whether she likes it or not): The complete insider's guide for moms
Author
Alexander, Debra Whiting
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
xiii, 208 p.
Topics
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Parenting
Abstract
Drawing on detailed interviews, this book offers specific strategies for handling conflicts and power struggles, bolstering a daughter's self-esteem, and coping with problems. The author uses sample dialogues, exercises, and activities to take the terror out of talking about topics such as dating, sexuality, peer pressure, and drugs and alcohol.
ISBN
1572242620
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 ALE 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Nobody likes me, everybody hates me: The top 25 friendship problems and how to solve them

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109050
Borba, Michele. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 300 BOR 2005
Do you wish your kid had more friends or "could keep the ones she has? Is teasing, gossiping, bullying, or cyber-bullying a problem? Is she often left out or rejected by other kids? Does he just follow the crowd? Are you concerned about his friends? Does she complain that she’ s unpopular or that n…
Title
Nobody likes me, everybody hates me: The top 25 friendship problems and how to solve them
Author
Borba, Michele
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback: 320 p.
Topics
Friendship
Child Social Behaviour
Parenting
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Abstract
Do you wish your kid had more friends or "could keep the ones she has? Is teasing, gossiping, bullying, or cyber-bullying a problem? Is she often left out or rejected by other kids? Does he just follow the crowd? Are you concerned about his friends? Does she complain that she’ s unpopular or that nobody likes her? Are you at a loss for how to help your child handle those play dates, sleepovers, being shy, too sensitive, too competitive, or having a bad reputation? This teaches 25 essential friendship-building skills kids need to find, make, and keep friends, as well as survive that social pressure from peers.
ISBN
9780787976620
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 300 BOR 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Think like a pancreas: A practical guide to managing diabetes with insulin

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109613
Schneiner, Gary. New York, NY: , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FL 800 SCH 2004
Advice on managing diabetes with focus on the day-to-day issues facing those who use insulin. Includes: blood glucose control and monitoring, designing an insulin program to best match a lifestyle, using an insulin pump, hypoglycemia, the impact of emotions, stress, illness and aging.
Title
Think like a pancreas: A practical guide to managing diabetes with insulin
Author
Schneiner, Gary
Place
New York, NY
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback; 241 p.
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus
Insulin
Diabetes
Abstract
Advice on managing diabetes with focus on the day-to-day issues facing those who use insulin. Includes: blood glucose control and monitoring, designing an insulin program to best match a lifestyle, using an insulin pump, hypoglycemia, the impact of emotions, stress, illness and aging.
ISBN
1569244367
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FL 800 SCH 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Does anybody else look like me?: A parent's guide to raising multiracial children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110813
Nakazawa, Donna Jackson. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo 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
GE 400 NAK 2003
Based on personal experience and interviews conducted with 60 other multiracial families, the author has combined anecdotal research with a strong knowledge of childhood and educational development philosophy to provide this useful guide for raising multiracial children in a color- and race-conscio…
Title
Does anybody else look like me?: A parent's guide to raising multiracial children
Author
Nakazawa, Donna Jackson
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; 240 p.
Topics
Adoption
Family
Parenting Adopted Children
Parenting Foster Children
Parenting
Abstract
Based on personal experience and interviews conducted with 60 other multiracial families, the author has combined anecdotal research with a strong knowledge of childhood and educational development philosophy to provide this useful guide for raising multiracial children in a color- and race-conscious world. The author believes that, although most three-year-olds are not racially aware, it is important to deflect insensitive comments from strangers about appearance. As a child grows older, this early dialogue should deepen, so that children will feel safe and comfortable discussing their racial identity with parents and be able to bring up any racially charged experiences that have occurred at school or with friends. Included are suggestions for the special problems that may arise during adolescence.
ISBN
978-0738209500
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GE 400 NAK 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Can I catch it like a cold? Coping with a parent's depression

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111440
Weissman, Joe (ill). Toronto, ON: Tundra Books , 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 CD 255 CEN 2009
This illustrated story book explores common questions asked by children when a parent has depression. Through the story of a boy coping with his father's depression, it encourages conversation and dialogue, offers reassurance, and addresses children's fears. It is intended for use by parents, exten…
Title
Can I catch it like a cold? Coping with a parent's depression
Author
Weissman, Joe (ill)
Corporate Author
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Tundra Books
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p. (ill)
Topics
Picture Books
Depression
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Mental Health/Illness
Abstract
This illustrated story book explores common questions asked by children when a parent has depression. Through the story of a boy coping with his father's depression, it encourages conversation and dialogue, offers reassurance, and addresses children's fears. It is intended for use by parents, extended family, teachers and mental health professionals who want to address the impact of depression in children’s lives.
Notes
Written for children aged 5-9 years.
ISBN
9780887769566
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CD 255 CEN 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Expression of the RTVL-H family of human endogenous retrovirus-like sequences

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2735
Wilkinson, David Allan. Vancouver, B.C.: University of British Columbia , 1993. (Book, Thesis) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QH447 W686 1993
Title
Expression of the RTVL-H family of human endogenous retrovirus-like sequences
Author
Wilkinson, David Allan
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Year Published
1993
Subjects
Genome, Human
Retroviridae
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QH447 W686 1993
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Fight like a mother: How to be a mom with a chronic illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122238
Decker, Joslyne C. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform , 2014. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
EF 850 DEC 2014
"FIGHT LIKE A MOTHER is a survival guide, offering personal stories, practical advice, tips, and resources on how to be a mom with a chronic illness. Full of the kind of candid advice you would expect from your BFF, this book gives parents with chronic illness hope, help, and a good laugh"--From th…
Title
Fight like a mother: How to be a mom with a chronic illness
Author
Decker, Joslyne C.
Publisher
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover ; vii, 138 p.
Topics
Chronic Illness
Fibromyalgia. Fibrositis
Abstract
"FIGHT LIKE A MOTHER is a survival guide, offering personal stories, practical advice, tips, and resources on how to be a mom with a chronic illness. Full of the kind of candid advice you would expect from your BFF, this book gives parents with chronic illness hope, help, and a good laugh"--From the book cover
ISBN
9781500100308
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
EF 850 DEC 2014
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Printing Like a Pro! A Cognitive Approach to Teaching Printing to Primary School-Age Children

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

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

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

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