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Dunham, Kelli, Bjorkman, Steve. Kennebunkport, MN: Applesauce Press , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 DUN 2007
As boys reach adolescence, everything changes: their bodies, their feelings, and their relationships. Their world turns shaky just when they find it hardest to talk with the adults in their lives. But even if they won’t say what’s on their mind, they still want straight answers. The Boy’s Body Book…
Title
The boy's body book
Author
Dunham, Kelli
Bjorkman, Steve
Place
Kennebunkport, MN
Publisher
Applesauce Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 111 p. : ill.
Topics
Puberty
Boys
Relationships
Abstract
As boys reach adolescence, everything changes: their bodies, their feelings, and their relationships. Their world turns shaky just when they find it hardest to talk with the adults in their lives. But even if they won’t say what’s on their mind, they still want straight answers. The Boy’s Body Book provides them, in a readable, reassuring, and illustrated guide. It covers a boy’s every concern: hygiene, exercise, teachers, peer pressure, sex, and siblings. He’ll learn about what’s going on physically (vocal changes, body hair) and how to handle academic pressures, deal with out-of-control feelings, make new friends, and stay safe through it all.
Notes
Ages 9-12
ISBN
978-1933662749
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 DUN 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Ewert, Marcus, Ray, Rex (ill.). New York, NY: Seven Stories Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GA 600 EWE 2008
Every night, Bailey dreams about magical dresses: dresses made of crystals and rainbows, dresses made of flowers, dresses made of windows... Unfortunately, when Bailey's awake, no one wants to hear about these beautiful dreams. Quite the contrary: "You're a BOY!"; Mother and Father tell Bailey. "Yo…
Title
10,000 dresses
Author
Ewert, Marcus
Ray, Rex (ill.)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Seven Stories Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: [30 p.]
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
LGBT
Picture Books
Abstract
Every night, Bailey dreams about magical dresses: dresses made of crystals and rainbows, dresses made of flowers, dresses made of windows... Unfortunately, when Bailey's awake, no one wants to hear about these beautiful dreams. Quite the contrary: "You're a BOY!"; Mother and Father tell Bailey. "You shouldn't be thinking about dresses at all." Then Bailey meets Laurel, an older girl who is touched and inspired by Bailey's imagination and courage. In friendship, the two of them begin making dresses together. And Bailey becomes the girl she always dreamed she'd be!
ISBN
9781583228500
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 EWE 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Heigl, Katherine. Burbank, CA: Fox 2000 Pictures , 2008. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
27 dresses
Alternate Title
Twenty-seven dressed
Author
Heigl, Katherine
Place
Burbank, CA
Publisher
Fox 2000 Pictures
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
colour ; 111 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

Boys adrift: The five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110704
Sax, Leonard. New York, NY: Basic Books , 2007. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 SAX 2007
The author, a psychologist and family physician, explains his views about a growing trend in unmotivated American boys and underachieving young men, and what parents can do about it.
Title
Boys adrift: The five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men
Author
Sax, Leonard.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Basic Books
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover, 267 p.
Topics
Parenting
Child Behaviour
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Abstract
The author, a psychologist and family physician, explains his views about a growing trend in unmotivated American boys and underachieving young men, and what parents can do about it.
ISBN
9780465072095
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 600 SAX 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The boy inside: A family's journey into Asperger Syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111470
Kapalan, Marianne. Vancouver, BC: MSK Productions , 2006. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 KAP 2006
Filmmaker Marianne Kaplan turns the camera on her own family, with a personal story about her 12 year-old son, Adam, who has Asperger's Syndrome. As he enters adolescence, Adam struggles to navigate the complex youth culture of his school peers and his often stormy relationship with his family. Th…
Title
The boy inside: A family's journey into Asperger Syndrome
Author
Kapalan, Marianne
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
MSK Productions
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
DVD: 47 min.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Filmmaker Marianne Kaplan turns the camera on her own family, with a personal story about her 12 year-old son, Adam, who has Asperger's Syndrome. As he enters adolescence, Adam struggles to navigate the complex youth culture of his school peers and his often stormy relationship with his family. The story is told from both Adam's point of view and the views of the other members of his family.
Notes
Mandarin and Punjabi subtitles
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 KAP 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Coolidge, Greg, Jarvis, Joe, Wolodarsky, Wally. Burbank, CA: Touchstone Home Video , 2002. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
Sorority boys
Author
Coolidge, Greg
Jarvis, Joe
Wolodarsky, Wally
Place
Burbank, CA
Publisher
Touchstone Home Video
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
colour ; 94 minutes
ISBN
0788838652
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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Boys get anorexia too: Coping with male eating disorders in the family

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110539
Langley, Jenny. London, UK: Paul Chapman Publishing , 2006. (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 LAN 2006
A case study of a twelve-year-old boy who developed anorexia nervosa. Contains information intended to be helpful for parents, teachers and sports coaching staff.
Title
Boys get anorexia too: Coping with male eating disorders in the family
Author
Langley, Jenny
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Paul Chapman Publishing
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 178 p.
Topics
Anorexia Nervosa
Eating Disorders
Male Emotional Health
Abstract
A case study of a twelve-year-old boy who developed anorexia nervosa. Contains information intended to be helpful for parents, teachers and sports coaching staff.
ISBN
9781412920223
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 LAN 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The learning needs of boys with KS: Information for teachers & parents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110614

https://www.ksa-uk.net/downloads/information/

Collingridge, Paul (ed.). Halstead, UK: Klinefelter's Syndrome Association (UK) , 2004.
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above and scroll down to find it in the list.
This downloadable booklet is intended for teachers and classroom assistants of boys who have a previous diagnosis of Klinefelter's Syndrome. The document references a range of sources, particularly Todd-Goodson, "Klinefelter Syndrome: the learning disability connection", Western Oregon University.
Title
The learning needs of boys with KS: Information for teachers & parents
Author
Collingridge, Paul (ed.)
Corporate Author
Klinefelter's Syndrome Association (UK)
Place
Halstead, UK
Publisher
Klinefelter's Syndrome Association (UK)
Year Published
2004
Topics
Klinefelter Syndrome
Abstract
This downloadable booklet is intended for teachers and classroom assistants of boys who have a previous diagnosis of Klinefelter's Syndrome. The document references a range of sources, particularly Todd-Goodson, "Klinefelter Syndrome: the learning disability connection", Western Oregon University.
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://www.ksa-uk.net/downloads/information/
URL Notes
Click on the link above and scroll down to find it in the list.
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional

The minds of boys: saving our sons from falling behind in school and life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109048
Gurian, Michael;, Stevens, Kathy. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 GUR 2005
This book shows parents and teachers how to help boys overcome their current classroom obstacles by helping to create the proper learning environment, understand how to help boys work with their unique natural gifts, nurture and expand every bit of their potential, and enabling them to succeed in l…
Title
The minds of boys: saving our sons from falling behind in school and life
Author
Gurian, Michael;
Stevens, Kathy
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover: 353 p.
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Children's Psychological Development
Male Emotional Health
Parenting
Education. Schools
Abstract
This book shows parents and teachers how to help boys overcome their current classroom obstacles by helping to create the proper learning environment, understand how to help boys work with their unique natural gifts, nurture and expand every bit of their potential, and enabling them to succeed in life the way they ought to. The author presents a way of solving the problem based on the success of his program in schools across the country, the latest research and application of neuro-biological research on how boys' brains actually work and how they can learn very well if they're properly taught.
ISBN
0787977616
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 GUR 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 03, 2020
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Segal, Peter, Farley, Chris, Spade, David. Hollywood, CA: Paramount Pictures , 2007. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Humour Room
Title
Tommy boy ;
Blacksheep
Author
Segal, Peter
Farley, Chris
Spade, David
Place
Hollywood, CA
Publisher
Paramount Pictures
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
colour ; 183 minutes
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Humour Room
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Humour Room Missing
Tildes, Phyllis Limbacher. Watertown, MA: Whispering Coyote , 2003. 1st pbk ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 300 LIM 2003
As Billy gets too big for his crib, his parents buy him a new bed, but Billy is not sure he is ready for the change, until his favourite teddy bear ends up sleeping inthe new bed.
Title
Billy's big-boy bed
Author
Tildes, Phyllis Limbacher
Edition
1st pbk ed.
Place
Watertown, MA
Publisher
Whispering Coyote
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Topics
Child Development
Picture Books
Abstract
As Billy gets too big for his crib, his parents buy him a new bed, but Billy is not sure he is ready for the change, until his favourite teddy bear ends up sleeping inthe new bed.
ISBN
1570916063
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 300 LIM 2003
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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Andrew's story: A book about a boy who beat cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104431
Bridge, Chris. Minneapolis, MN: Lerner Publications Company , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 500 BRI 2002
A book written by a father and his son Andrew. When Andrew was 3 years old he was diagnosed with a cancer called Wilms Tumor. Six years later, after surgery, chemo and radiation he is a happy, healthy boy who is cancer free. The book tells of his experience in hospital, which will hopefully help…
Title
Andrew's story: A book about a boy who beat cancer
Author
Bridge, Chris
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Lerner Publications Company
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p.
Topics
Children with Cancer
Cancer-Chemotherapy-Coping
Picture Books
Abstract
A book written by a father and his son Andrew. When Andrew was 3 years old he was diagnosed with a cancer called Wilms Tumor. Six years later, after surgery, chemo and radiation he is a happy, healthy boy who is cancer free. The book tells of his experience in hospital, which will hopefully help others.
ISBN
0822525879
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 500 BRI 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Skinny boy: A young man's battle and triumph over anorexia

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110538
Grahl, Gary A. Clearfield, UT: American Legacy Media , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH BB 520 GRA 2007
A biographical account of a young man's battle and triumph over the eating disorder anorexia nervosa.
Title
Skinny boy: A young man's battle and triumph over anorexia
Author
Grahl, Gary A.
Place
Clearfield, UT
Publisher
American Legacy Media
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 243 p.
Topics
Anorexia Nervosa
Eating Disorders
Male Emotional Health
Abstract
A biographical account of a young man's battle and triumph over the eating disorder anorexia nervosa.
ISBN
9780976154747
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH BB 520 GRA 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Raising boys: Why boys are different - and how to help them become happy and well-balanced men

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111450
Biddulph, Steve. Berkeley, CA: Cellestial Arts , 2008. 2nd edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 195 BID 2008
Written by an Australian family therapist, this practical guide provides a supportive approach to parenting boys. Citing such gender specific risks facing boys as a higher percentage of learning disabilities to greater threats of violence and suicide, the author offers parenting strategies for thre…
Title
Raising boys: Why boys are different - and how to help them become happy and well-balanced men
Author
Biddulph, Steve
Edition
2nd edition
Place
Berkeley, CA
Publisher
Cellestial Arts
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 215 p.
Topics
Male Emotional Health
Parenting
Abstract
Written by an Australian family therapist, this practical guide provides a supportive approach to parenting boys. Citing such gender specific risks facing boys as a higher percentage of learning disabilities to greater threats of violence and suicide, the author offers parenting strategies for three distinct stages of growth: birth to six years; six to 14; and 14 to adult. It includes sidebars, photos and cartoons, and each chapter wraps up with a summary. For parents of both boys and girls.
ISBN
9781587613289
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 195 BID 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Boys, girls and body science: A first book about facts of life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104801
Hickling, Meg, La Fave, Kim (Illustrator). Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing Co. Ltd. , 2002. (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 110 HIC 2002
From one of Canada`s best sexual-health writer and teacher comes a book that provides clear and reassuring answers for young children who have questions about their bodies.
Title
Boys, girls and body science: A first book about facts of life
Author
Hickling, Meg
La Fave, Kim (Illustrator)
Place
Madeira Park, BC
Publisher
Harbour Publishing Co. Ltd.
Year Published
2002
Topics
Sex Education
Sexuality
Sexual Health
Abstract
From one of Canada`s best sexual-health writer and teacher comes a book that provides clear and reassuring answers for young children who have questions about their bodies.
Notes
Ages 4-8
ISBN
1550172360
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 110 HIC 2002
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Changes in you and me: A book about puberty mostly for boys

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109838
Bourgeois, Paulette, Martyn, Kim. Toronto, ON: Key Porter , 2005. Rev. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 BOU 2005b
A guide for boys about puberty and the changes that will occur in their bodies as well as information about emotions, relationships, sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases (STD's).
Title
Changes in you and me: A book about puberty mostly for boys
Author
Bourgeois, Paulette
Martyn, Kim
Edition
Rev.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Key Porter
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, 63 p. : ill.
Topics
Puberty
Sex Education
Picture Books
Sexual Health
Abstract
A guide for boys about puberty and the changes that will occur in their bodies as well as information about emotions, relationships, sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases (STD's).
Notes
Ages 6-11
ISBN
1552636682
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 BOU 2005b
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Boys of few words: Raising our sons to communicate and connect

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110705
Cox, Adam J. New York, NY: Guilford Press , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 COX 2006
A clinical psychologist looks at the connection between communication skills and boys' social and emotional development. He gives suggestions for dealing with concerns about a child's communication abilities both at home and school. Also discussed are the challenges posed by shyness, anger, learni…
Title
Boys of few words: Raising our sons to communicate and connect
Author
Cox, Adam J.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Guilford Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 337 p.
Topics
Parenting
Male Emotional Health
Child Behaviour
Abstract
A clinical psychologist looks at the connection between communication skills and boys' social and emotional development. He gives suggestions for dealing with concerns about a child's communication abilities both at home and school. Also discussed are the challenges posed by shyness, anger, learning disabilities, and attention deficit problems.
ISBN
9781593852085
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 600 COX 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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When teenage boys have been sexually abused: A guide for teenagers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113221

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/health-promotion/stop-family-violence/prevention-resource-centre/children/teenage-boys-sexually-abused-guide.html

Napier-Hemy, John. Vancouver, BC: Family Services of Greater Vancouver , 2008. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Every day teenage males and young men are sexually abused, sexually harassed and sexually exploited. If you're like most teenagers, it may be hard for you to communicate that you've been a victim of sexual abuse. Or you may have been involved in a situation where it was hard to tell whether you wer…
Title
When teenage boys have been sexually abused: A guide for teenagers
Author
Napier-Hemy, John
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
PDF 17 p.
Topics
Sexual Abuse
Sexual Abuse-Coping
Sexual Abuse Recovery
Abstract
Every day teenage males and young men are sexually abused, sexually harassed and sexually exploited. If you're like most teenagers, it may be hard for you to communicate that you've been a victim of sexual abuse. Or you may have been involved in a situation where it was hard to tell whether you were a victim or not. This booklet will help you decide what really happened, and what to do about it.
Notes
French version also available: Les adolescents qui ont été agressés sexuellement: Guide à l'intention des adolescents
ISBN
9780980913507
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/health-promotion/stop-family-violence/prevention-resource-centre/children/teenage-boys-sexually-abused-guide.html
Audience
Patient or Public
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Munsch, Robert, Martchenko, Michael (ill.). Richmond Hill, ON: Annick Press Ltd. , 2004. Fifth Printing, May 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CA 230 MUN 2004
A lively, humorously illustrated book that will help children laugh at—and conquer—their fear of the dark. Jule Ann pounds on the bottom of a cookie jar, and a small dark lump bounces out. The Dark quickly gobbles up every shadow in sight, growing bigger with each one. Munsch's plucky heroine resol…
Title
Dark, The
Author
Munsch, Robert
Martchenko, Michael (ill.)
Edition
Fifth Printing, May 2004
Place
Richmond Hill, ON
Publisher
Annick Press Ltd.
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback: [26] p. (ill.)
Topics
Children's Fear
Picture Books
Abstract
A lively, humorously illustrated book that will help children laugh at—and conquer—their fear of the dark. Jule Ann pounds on the bottom of a cookie jar, and a small dark lump bounces out. The Dark quickly gobbles up every shadow in sight, growing bigger with each one. Munsch's plucky heroine resolves the perplexing problem with brilliant, spirited logic.
ISBN
1550374508
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 MUN 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108767
Haddon, Mark. [Toronto, ON]: Anchor Canada , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 HAD 2003
Narrated by a fifteen-year-old autistic savant obsessed with Sherlock Holmes, this novel weaves together an old-fashioned mystery, a contemporary coming-of-age story, and a fascinating excursion into a mind incapable of processing emotions.
Title
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time
Author
Haddon, Mark
Place
[Toronto, ON]
Publisher
Anchor Canada
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Fiction
Autism
Abstract
Narrated by a fifteen-year-old autistic savant obsessed with Sherlock Holmes, this novel weaves together an old-fashioned mystery, a contemporary coming-of-age story, and a fascinating excursion into a mind incapable of processing emotions.
ISBN
0385659806
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 HAD 2003
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Lord of the rings : the fellowship of the rings

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114827
Burbank, CA: New Line Cinema , 2001. (DVD, Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Disc 1: Fullscreen version ; Disc 2: Special features
Title
Lord of the rings : the fellowship of the rings
Place
Burbank, CA
Publisher
New Line Cinema
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
2 videodiscs : colour ; 178 min.
Abstract
Disc 1: Fullscreen version ; Disc 2: Special features
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

Calming the tempest: Helping the explosive child

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108513
Spatzeck-Olsen, Charity (Producer), Spatzeck-Olsen, Hans (Director). Orleans, MA: Paraclete Video Productions , 2004. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 250 SPA 2004
A DVD that provides parents, teachers, and caretakers with an awareness and overview on how to teach anger management skills at home and at school. These skills are necessary for children coping with frustration and situations that demand flexibility.
Title
Calming the tempest: Helping the explosive child
Author
Spatzeck-Olsen, Charity (Producer)
Spatzeck-Olsen, Hans (Director)
Place
Orleans, MA
Publisher
Paraclete Video Productions
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD; 35 min. 005973
Topics
Anger
Child Behaviour
Parenting
Abstract
A DVD that provides parents, teachers, and caretakers with an awareness and overview on how to teach anger management skills at home and at school. These skills are necessary for children coping with frustration and situations that demand flexibility.
Notes
"Preview or purchase does not convey the right to videotape or reproduce (in full or parts thereof). Reproduction is prohibited."
19 Dec 2012. 005129 Listed as missing.
ISBN
1557253692
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CA 250 SPA 2004
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The weight of the world: Facing obesity

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110021
Whiting, Glynis, Friesen, Tracey, Allder, Michael. [Montreal, PQ]: National Film Board , 2004. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 420 WHI 2004
This DVD was created in an attempt to address the increasing problem of obesity among our children.
Title
The weight of the world: Facing obesity
Author
Whiting, Glynis
Friesen, Tracey
Allder, Michael
Place
[Montreal, PQ]
Publisher
National Film Board
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD: 51 mins.
Topics
Obesity
Fast Food
Abstract
This DVD was created in an attempt to address the increasing problem of obesity among our children.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 420 WHI 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Lord of the rings : the two towers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114826
Los Angeles, CA: New Line Cinema , 2002. (DVD, Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Disc 1: Fullscreen version ; Disc 2: Special features.
Title
Lord of the rings : the two towers
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
New Line Cinema
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
2 videodiscs : colour ; 179 min.
Abstract
Disc 1: Fullscreen version ; Disc 2: Special features.
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
Ensemble Galilei. Cleveland, OH: TELARC , 2001. (Audio, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Music
Call Number
QZ266 E59f 2001
Title
From the isles to the courts
Author
Ensemble Galilei
Place
Cleveland, OH
Publisher
TELARC
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Music Therapy
Relaxation Therapy
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Music
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 E59f 2001
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Music Available

Medical ethics : the state of the law

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15423
Kent, C. Adele. Markham, ON: LexisNexis Canada Inc. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
W50 K37 2005
Title
Medical ethics : the state of the law
Author
Kent, C. Adele
Place
Markham, ON
Publisher
LexisNexis Canada Inc.
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Ethics, Medical - Canada
Legislation, Medical - Canada
ISBN
6780433442608
0433442603
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W50 K37 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Hild, Wally. Victoria, BC: Trafford Publishing , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WH500 H642t 2006
Title
Through the valley of the shadow
Author
Hild, Wally
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Trafford Publishing
Year Published
2006
Subjects
Hodgkin Disease - personal narratives - popular works
Neoplasms - psychology - popular works
ISBN
9781412075565
1412075564
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH500 H642t 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Fickman, Andy, Bynes, Amanda. Universal City, CA: Dreamworks Home Entertainment , 2006. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
She's the man
Author
Fickman, Andy
Bynes, Amanda
Place
Universal City, CA
Publisher
Dreamworks Home Entertainment
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
105 minutes
ISBN
1415723680
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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Taplitz, Daniel, Foxx, Jamie. Culver City, CA: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment , 2004. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
Breakin' all the rules
Author
Taplitz, Daniel
Foxx, Jamie
Place
Culver City, CA
Publisher
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
85 minutes
ISBN
1404935878
Language
English
French
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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Vanderpump, Mark P. J., Tunbridge, W. Michael G.;. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2008. 4th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WK200 B39 2008
Contents: 1. thyroid gland -- 2. Things that go wrong with the thyroid gland -- 3. How the doctor finds out what is wrong -- 4. Thyroid overactivity caused by Graves’ disease - - 5. Eye changes associated with Graves’ disease -- 6. Other causes of thyroid overactivity - - 7. Underactivity of the th…
Title
Thyroid disease : the facts
Author
Vanderpump, Mark P. J.
Tunbridge, W. Michael G.;
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
212 p. : ill.
Series
Facts (Oxford, England)
Subjects
Thyroid Diseases
Consumer Information Collection
Abstract
Contents: 1. thyroid gland -- 2. Things that go wrong with the thyroid gland -- 3. How the doctor finds out what is wrong -- 4. Thyroid overactivity caused by Graves’ disease - - 5. Eye changes associated with Graves’ disease -- 6. Other causes of thyroid overactivity - - 7. Underactivity of the thyroid and its causes in adults -- 8. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis -- 9. Subacute viral thyroiditis -- 10. Simple non-toxic goitre -- 11. Multinodular goitre and the solitary nodule -- 12. Cancer of the thyroid gland -- 13. Thyroid problems during and after pregnancy -- 14. Thyroid problems in infants, children, and adolescents -- 15. Miscellaneous disorders of the thyroid gland -- 16. Other diseases associated with thyroid disorders -- 17. Who should be tested for thyroid problems? -- 18. Who should be referred to a thyroid specialist?
ISBN
9780199205714
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WK200 B39 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Rouse, Mitch, Leggett, Jay. Santa Monica, CA: Lions Gate Home Entertainment , 2004. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Title
Employee of the month
Author
Rouse, Mitch
Leggett, Jay
Place
Santa Monica, CA
Publisher
Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
97 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
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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Miller, Jonathan, Pelham, David. Santa Monica, CA: Intervisual Books, Inc. , 2000. 2nd Ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 05 MIL 2000
This book reveals in three-dimensional illustrations the miraculous story of life before birth. The human male and female reproductive systems, the fertilization of the egg and the subsequent development of the baby are described in detail.
Title
The facts of life
Author
Miller, Jonathan
Pelham, David
Edition
2nd Ed.
Place
Santa Monica, CA
Publisher
Intervisual Books, Inc.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Hardcover, [12 p.] : ill.
Series
The Classic Three-Dimensional Book
Topics
Pregnancy/Childbirth-Atlases.Pictorial Works
Pregnancy/Childbirth
Abstract
This book reveals in three-dimensional illustrations the miraculous story of life before birth. The human male and female reproductive systems, the fertilization of the egg and the subsequent development of the baby are described in detail.
Notes
Audience: Ages 6-13.
ISBN
1581170939
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
JUNIOR GH 05 MIL 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Moreco, Lina B. (Director), Bisaillon, Yves (Producer). Montreal, Québec: National Film Board of Canada , 2004. (Video) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IC 100 MOR 2004
Medicine Under the Influence tackles the effects of life-sustaining medical treatment on infants. Through the testimony of doctors and therapists as well as stories told by parents of disabled children, the documentary notes the lack of support available to science's little "miracles." Once saved, …
Title
Medicine under the influence
Author
Moreco, Lina B. (Director)
Bisaillon, Yves (Producer)
Place
Montreal, Québec
Publisher
National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD: 75 min.
Topics
Medical Ethics
Parental Right to Refuse Treatment
Infants (Newborn)-Diseases
Abstract
Medicine Under the Influence tackles the effects of life-sustaining medical treatment on infants. Through the testimony of doctors and therapists as well as stories told by parents of disabled children, the documentary notes the lack of support available to science's little "miracles." Once saved, the children are often left without the therapy to improve their quality of life and develop to their fullest potential.
Notes
In French with English subtitles
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
IC 100 MOR 2004
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
Wright, Suzette. Louisville, KY: American Printing House for the Blind , [2000]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 WRI 2000
When the littlest pumpkin in the patch isn't chosen to become a jack-o-lantern, things seem very bleak - until a child discovers his hiding place and gives him two triangle eyes, a round nose, and the biggest smile of all the jack-o-lanterns.
Title
The littlest pumpkin
Author
Wright, Suzette
Place
Louisville, KY
Publisher
American Printing House for the Blind
Year Published
[2000]
Physical Description
26 p. of print and braille : ill. ; 21 x 29 cm. + 1 set of thermofoam pieces.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Picture Books
Braille
Visual Impairment
Abstract
When the littlest pumpkin in the patch isn't chosen to become a jack-o-lantern, things seem very bleak - until a child discovers his hiding place and gives him two triangle eyes, a round nose, and the biggest smile of all the jack-o-lanterns.
Notes
Catalogue # 6-77504-00
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 WRI 2000
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre RELABELED 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
FG 150.5 AQU 2002
A vaccine specialist and a pediatrician talk about the myths and truth of vaccines.
Title
Vaccines: The straight facts
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 (13 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Immunizations-Children
Abstract
A vaccine specialist and a pediatrician talk about the myths and truth of vaccines.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FG 150.5 AQU 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
McKenna, Katie (Writer and Director), Symansky, Adam (Producer). Montreal, Quebec: National Film Board of Canada , 2006. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 800 MCK 2006
The Year Before is a portrait of four Montreal teenagers in their final year of high school. In classic vérité tradition, this film goes deep inside their everyday world to explore the evolving values of, and growing pressures facing young men.
Title
The year before
Author
McKenna, Katie (Writer and Director)
Symansky, Adam (Producer)
Place
Montreal, Quebec
Publisher
National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
1 DVD (63 min.)
Topics
Young Adults-Life Transitions
Abstract
The Year Before is a portrait of four Montreal teenagers in their final year of high school. In classic vérité tradition, this film goes deep inside their everyday world to explore the evolving values of, and growing pressures facing young men.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 800 MCK 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Santa Rosa, CA: Oakmont Visual Aids Workshop , [2004]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 MAR 2004
Each page has a tactile illustration, and is printed in Braille.
Title
The margin book
Place
Santa Rosa, CA
Publisher
Oakmont Visual Aids Workshop
Year Published
[2004]
Physical Description
Hardcover, 8 leaves of braille : ill.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Braille
Abstract
Each page has a tactile illustration, and is printed in Braille.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 MAR 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available

http://asthma.starlightprograms.org/

Starbright Foundation. Los Angeles, CA: Starbright Foundation , 2002. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 QUE 2002
URL Notes
Click on the link above to play online.
This cd-rom helps kids and teens ages 7 to 15 find out more about: Early warning signs and symptoms; Identifying and avoiding asthma triggers; Myths about asthma; How asthma affects the lungs; Proper use of asthma medication devices; Long-term control medicine and quick-relief medicine; Measuring a…
Title
Quest for the code
Corporate Author
Starbright Foundation
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Starbright Foundation
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 CD-Rom
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Education. Gaming
Abstract
This cd-rom helps kids and teens ages 7 to 15 find out more about: Early warning signs and symptoms; Identifying and avoiding asthma triggers; Myths about asthma; How asthma affects the lungs; Proper use of asthma medication devices; Long-term control medicine and quick-relief medicine; Measuring and monitoring peak flow; How to answer questions from peers about asthma.
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://asthma.starlightprograms.org/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to play online.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 QUE 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Natow, Annette B., Heslin, Jo-Ann. New York, NY: Pocket Books , 2009. 3rd 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 115 NAT 2009
In its third edition, this pocket-sized book provides provides guidelines to consuming the right amounts of calories, fat, cholesterol, protein, carbohydrates, fiber and sodium values. Includes 100 popular restaurant chains and expanded categories - including vegetarian, organic, international and …
Title
The complete food counter
Author
Natow, Annette B.
Heslin, Jo-Ann
Edition
3rd Ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Pocket Books
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Pocket-sized Paperback: 722 p.
Topics
Food Values
Diabetes Mellitus-Diet
Nutrition-Directories. Resource Guides
Diabetes
Abstract
In its third edition, this pocket-sized book provides provides guidelines to consuming the right amounts of calories, fat, cholesterol, protein, carbohydrates, fiber and sodium values. Includes 100 popular restaurant chains and expanded categories - including vegetarian, organic, international and fortified foods.
ISBN
9781416566663
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 115 NAT 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Civardi, Anne, Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator). London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FJ 100 CIV 2005
Illustrated book about going to the dentist; designed to help put a child at ease about their first dental visit.
Title
Going to the dentist
Author
Civardi, Anne
Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Small Paperback: [16] p.
Series
Usborne First Experiences
Topics
Dental Care-Children
Picture Books
Abstract
Illustrated book about going to the dentist; designed to help put a child at ease about their first dental visit.
Notes
Audience: ages 4-8 years
ISBN
0746066686
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FJ 100 CIV 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Burtinshaw, Julie. Vancouver, BC: Raincoast Books , 2008. (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 305 BUR 2008
After the death of his tough, guitar-playing, much-loved sister, Brian finds it increasingly difficult to care about anything. The only time Brian comes alive is in the few seconds it takes for the razor to slice through his skin. In "The Perfect Cut," Julie Burtinshaw has written an incredibly hon…
Title
Perfect cut, the
Author
Burtinshaw, Julie
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Raincoast Books
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: 308 p.
Topics
Self Injurious Behaviour (Cutting)
Grief. Bereavement
Abstract
After the death of his tough, guitar-playing, much-loved sister, Brian finds it increasingly difficult to care about anything. The only time Brian comes alive is in the few seconds it takes for the razor to slice through his skin. In "The Perfect Cut," Julie Burtinshaw has written an incredibly honest and perceptive novel about cutting, revealing why this dangerous practice has become an increasingly common form of stress relief among young adults. Told from the perspective of the grief-stricken Brian who, in his mind, has run out of options for coping, it's clear that while he makes some bad choices, he's not a bad person. The book ends on a grace note, reassuring young readers that even terrible obstacles can be overcome, and that where there's life, there is hope.
ISBN
9781551928166
1551928167
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 305 BUR 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/AMHB_BBB_Preschooler.pdf

Alberta Mental Health Board. Edmonton, AB: Alberta Mental Health Board , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 601 PRE 2009
This book is designed to provide parents with information, tools, and interactive activities that will help foster a safe, healthy and happy relationship with their young child. Topics include self-confidence, problem-solving, emotional regulation, and empathy.
Title
The Bounceback book
Subtitle
Building resiliency skills in your preschooler
Corporate Author
Alberta Mental Health Board
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Alberta Mental Health Board
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Spiral bound: 40 p.
PDF file: (ebook): 44 p.
Series
Laying the Foundation for Resiliency in your Infant & Toddler
Topics
Child Development
Parenting
Parenting Toddlers
Abstract
This book is designed to provide parents with information, tools, and interactive activities that will help foster a safe, healthy and happy relationship with their young child. Topics include self-confidence, problem-solving, emotional regulation, and empathy.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/AMHB_BBB_Preschooler.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 601 PRE 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Northrup, Christiane. New York, NY: Bantam Books , 2006. Revised ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GG 700 NOR 2006
In "The Wisdom of Menopause", through her personal story and case histories, Dr. Northrup discusses many controversial issues in women's health. Topics include: how menopause jump-starts changes in the brain: how to ensure the long-term health of breasts, bones, and heart: how the body adjusts nat…
Title
The wisdom of menopause
Subtitle
Creating physical and emotional health during the change
Author
Northrup, Christiane
Edition
Revised ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Bantam Books
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 631 p.
Topics
Menopause. Climacteric
Menopause-Coping
Mid-Life Crisis. Mid-Life Transition
Abstract
In "The Wisdom of Menopause", through her personal story and case histories, Dr. Northrup discusses many controversial issues in women's health. Topics include: how menopause jump-starts changes in the brain: how to ensure the long-term health of breasts, bones, and heart: how the body adjusts naturally to changing hormones; why bestselling drugs may not be the best choice: how to deal with metabolism shifts, weight gain, sexual problems, and appearance issues; how to negotiate the challenges of “the empty nest” and midlife marriage.
ISBN
9780553804890
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GG 700 NOR 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Smith, Elisabeth, Warren, Barbara. Vancouver, BC: British Columbia Cancer Agency. Vancouver Clinic , 2001. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CB 500 BRE 2001
This CD guides the listener to practice breath work along with autogenics, statements used repeatedly to induce a state of deep relaxation. Listeners are encouraged to remember a time and place in which they experienced strength and a strong centre(reframed as “inner healers”). The music of Pachab…
Title
Breathing into the heart
Alternate Title
Time in : a relaxation tape : breathing and autogenics
Author
Smith, Elisabeth
Warren, Barbara
Corporate Author
British Columbia Cancer Centre (Vancouver Clinic)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Vancouver Clinic
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 Audio CD: 52 min.
Topics
Stress Reduction Techniques
Mind/Body
Music/Sound Therapy
Stress Reduction
Cancer-Coping
Children with Cancer-Coping
Abstract
This CD guides the listener to practice breath work along with autogenics, statements used repeatedly to induce a state of deep relaxation. Listeners are encouraged to remember a time and place in which they experienced strength and a strong centre(reframed as “inner healers”). The music of Pachabel’s Canon accompanies the guided imagery of a tree Autogenic phrases emphasize growing in confidence and strength “every day in every way”. The closing image is that of energy rising through the body-as sap through the trunk of a tree. This helps to create a full circle of relaxation.
ISBN
1478523691472
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CB 500 BRE 2001
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Waldburger, Jennifer, Spivack, Jill. Deerfield, FL: Health Communications, Inc. , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 900 WAL 2007
Written by the co-owners of Sleepy Planet, a sleep-consulting company, this book offers parents the key ingredients for success- a customized sleep plan, step-by-step nstructions, and plenty of emotional support as your child learns. Their 'least-cry' approach ensures that healthy sleep habits are …
Title
The sleep easy solution:
Subtitle
The exhausted parent's guide to getting your child to sleep from birth to age 5
Author
Waldburger, Jennifer
Spivack, Jill
Place
Deerfield, FL
Publisher
Health Communications, Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 287 p.
Topics
Sleep/Sleep Disorders
Infants
Parenting
Parenting Toddlers
Abstract
Written by the co-owners of Sleepy Planet, a sleep-consulting company, this book offers parents the key ingredients for success- a customized sleep plan, step-by-step nstructions, and plenty of emotional support as your child learns. Their 'least-cry' approach ensures that healthy sleep habits are established quickly without any guessing.
ISBN
9780757305603
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 900 WAL 2007
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Brown, J., Isaacs, D. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 75 BRO 2005
This resource focuses on collaborative dialogue, sharing mutual knowledge, and discovering new opportunities for action. This innovative approach creates dynamic networks of conversation that can catalyze an organization's or community's own collective intelligence around its most important questio…
Title
The world cafe
Subtitle
Shaping our futures through conversations that matter
Author
Brown, J.
Isaacs, D.
Corporate Author
World Cafe Community
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 242 p.
Topics
Learning
Leadership/Coaching
Abstract
This resource focuses on collaborative dialogue, sharing mutual knowledge, and discovering new opportunities for action. This innovative approach creates dynamic networks of conversation that can catalyze an organization's or community's own collective intelligence around its most important questions.
Table of Contents:
Introduction Begining the Conversation: An Invitation to the World Cafe
Chapter 1 Seeing the Invisible: Conversation Matters!
Chapter 2 Conversation as a Core Process: Co-Creating Business and Social Value
Chapter 3 Principle 1: Set the Context
Chapter 4 Principle 2: Create Hospitable Space
Chapter 5 Principle 3: Explore Questions that Matter
Chapter 6 Principle 4: Encourage Everyone's Contribution
Chapter 7 Principle 5: Cross-Pollinate and Connect Diverse Perspectives
Chapter 8 Principle 6: Listen Together for Patterns, Insights, and Deeper Questions
Chapter 9 Principle 7: Harvest and Share Collective Discoveries
Chapter 10 Guiding the Cafe Process: The Art of Hosting
Chapter 11 Conversational Leadership: Cultivating Collective Intelligence
Chapter 12 The Call of Our Times: Creating a Culture of Dialogue
Epilogue How Can We Talk It Through
Afterword Discovering the Magic of Collective Creativity
ISBN
9781576752586
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 75 BRO 2005
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Fenwick, Tara J., Parsons, Jim. Toronto, ON: Thompson Educational Publishing, Inc. , 2009. 2nd ed. (Book) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 400 FEN 2009
This book is a practical introduction to learner evaluation in the various contexts of adult education. The authors highlight and review the principles of evaluation, and provide strategies on how to implement evaluation in different learning situations. This book is a resource for educators, train…
Title
The art of evaluation
Subtitle
A resource for educators and trainers
Author
Fenwick, Tara J.
Parsons, Jim
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Thompson Educational Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 274 pp.
Topics
Leadership/Coaching
Program Evaluation
Abstract
This book is a practical introduction to learner evaluation in the various contexts of adult education. The authors highlight and review the principles of evaluation, and provide strategies on how to implement evaluation in different learning situations. This book is a resource for educators, trainers and others concerned about the critical role of evaluation in the learning process.
Notes
RESTRICTED TO PHSA LEADERSHIP COACHING PARTICIPANTS ONLY.
ISBN
978-1-55077-166-4
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 400 FEN 2009
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Rief, Sandra F. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers , 2008. 2nd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 265 RIE 2008
This reference book is designed to help parents and teachers better understand children and teenagers with ADD/ADHD. Includes practical advice and tips on a wide range of topics, including: ; General information about ADD/ADHD; ; The most common treatments for ADD/ADHD; ; Practical suggestions for …
Title
The ADD/ADHD checklist
Subtitle
A practical reference for parents and teachers
Author
Rief, Sandra F.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: 250 p.
Topics
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Abstract
This reference book is designed to help parents and teachers better understand children and teenagers with ADD/ADHD. Includes practical advice and tips on a wide range of topics, including:
General information about ADD/ADHD;
The most common treatments for ADD/ADHD;
Practical suggestions for managing ADD/ADHD at home;
Strategies to help kids with ADD/ADHD succeed at school;
Techniques and supports that teachers can use with all students in the classroom;
Helpful tips to boost memory, relaxation, and social skills in kids with ADD/ADHD.
ISBN
9780470189702
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 265 RIE 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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