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Helping yourself help others : a book for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10408
Carter, Rosalynn, Golant, Susan K. New York, N.Y.: Three Rivers Press , 1994. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WY115 C324 1994
Provides advice on educating and preparing yourself for caregiving, coping with isolation, looking at family issues, avoiding burnout and getting respite, and dealing with doctors and other caregivers.
Title
Helping yourself help others : a book for caregivers
Author
Carter, Rosalynn
Golant, Susan K
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Three Rivers Press
Year Published
1994
Subjects
Caregivers
Chronic Disease - nursing
Home Nursing
Abstract
Provides advice on educating and preparing yourself for caregiving, coping with isolation, looking at family issues, avoiding burnout and getting respite, and dealing with doctors and other caregivers.
ISBN
0812925912
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WY115 C324 1994
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Mindfulness for carers : how to manage the demands of caregiving while finding a place for yourself

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121370

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=e680sww&AN=980888&site=ehost-live

Rezek, Cheryl A. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Part I : Mindfulness ? What is it and How Can it be of Use to Me? -- 1. The Hustle and Bustle of Life -- 2. What is Mindfulness? -- 3. Proof that Mindfulness Helps -- 4. No Quick Fix or Magic Wand -- Part II: Carer Pains and Strains -- 5. Carers: The Forgotten Ones -- 6. Common Carer Problems -- 7…
Title
Mindfulness for carers : how to manage the demands of caregiving while finding a place for yourself
Author
Rezek, Cheryl A.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Mindfulness
Nursing - Psychological aspects
Stress, Psychological
Self Care - methods
Burnout, Psychological
Abstract
Part I : Mindfulness ? What is it and How Can it be of Use to Me? -- 1. The Hustle and Bustle of Life -- 2. What is Mindfulness? -- 3. Proof that Mindfulness Helps -- 4. No Quick Fix or Magic Wand -- Part II: Carer Pains and Strains -- 5. Carers: The Forgotten Ones -- 6. Common Carer Problems -- 7. The Stress Response -- 8. Seeing Yourself as a Whole -- Part III: How Can I Break the Chain? -- 9. Living in the Present -- 10. A Reactive Mind: Stop and Choose -- 11. Management of Distress -- 12. Self-care -- Part IV: Staying Committed Brings Long-term Gains -- 13. Setting Boundaries -- 14. Resistance -- 15. The Benefits
ISBN
9781849056540
9781784501471
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=e680sww&AN=980888&site=ehost-live
URL Notes
This title allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Audience
Professional
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Inspire : coping with lung cancer : emotional support and help for caregivers : for the caregiver

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18178
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology, International Psycho-Oncology Society (IPOS). Mississauga, ON: Hoffmann-La Roche Limited , 2008. (Booklet, Handout) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WF658 I59 2008
Title
Inspire : coping with lung cancer : emotional support and help for caregivers : for the caregiver
Corporate Author
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology
International Psycho-Oncology Society (IPOS)
Place
Mississauga, ON
Publisher
Hoffmann-La Roche Limited
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
28 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
Inspire
Subjects
Lung Neoplasms - psychology
Lung Neoplasms - therapy
Social Support
Caregivers - psychology
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WF658 I59 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Caregiving : the spiritual journey of love, loss, and renewal

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog11088
McLeod, Beth Witrogen. New York, N.Y.: J. Wiley & Sons , c1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 M479 1999
Title
Caregiving : the spiritual journey of love, loss, and renewal
Author
McLeod, Beth Witrogen
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
J. Wiley & Sons
Year Published
c1999
Physical Description
viii, 264 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers - psychology
Terminal Care
Loss
Grief
Bereavement
ISBN
0471254088 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780471254089
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 M479 1999
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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More than surviving: Caring for yourself while you grieve

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107389
Osmont, Kelly. Omaha, NE: Centering Corporation , 2004. Revised 2004. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GV 255 OSM 2004
A book that contains ideas which can help a grieving mother to heal in a loving, healthy way. It discusses the stages of grief, how to cope, nurturing oneself, and nutrition.
Title
More than surviving: Caring for yourself while you grieve
Author
Osmont, Kelly
Edition
Revised 2004
Place
Omaha, NE
Publisher
Centering Corporation
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback, 45 p.
Topics
Coping with a Child's Death
Grief. Bereavement
Abstract
A book that contains ideas which can help a grieving mother to heal in a loving, healthy way. It discusses the stages of grief, how to cope, nurturing oneself, and nutrition.
Notes
Reviewed by BCCH/BCW Health Professional on 2013.
ISBN
1-56123-004-9
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GV 255 OSM 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
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Bone metastases : helping you to help yourself : a guide for patients diagnosed with bone metastases

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17856

http://sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=occ-bone-pated

http://sunnybrook.ca/uploads/Bone_Mets_Patient_Booklet.pdf

Toronto, ON: Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre , 2008. (Book, Online) — 5 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WE258 B712g 2008
Title
Bone metastases : helping you to help yourself : a guide for patients diagnosed with bone metastases
Editor
Goh, Philiz
Fitch, Margaret
Chow, Edward
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
103 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Bone Neoplasms - secondary
Bone Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasm Metastasis
Palliative Care
Fatigue
Pain
Spinal Fractures - therapy
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=occ-bone-pated
http://sunnybrook.ca/uploads/Bone_Mets_Patient_Booklet.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WE258 B712g 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due September 23, 2019
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library On Loan, due December 31, 2019

Ramy Gafni's beauty therapy : the ultimate guide to looking and feeling great while living with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20412
Gafni, Ramy. New York, NY: M. Evans and Company, Inc. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 G131 2005
Title
Ramy Gafni's beauty therapy : the ultimate guide to looking and feeling great while living with cancer
Author
Gafni, Ramy
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
M. Evans and Company, Inc.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
138 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Beauty
Neoplasms - complications
Cosmetics
Wigs
Alopecia
Popular Works
ISBN
9781590770665
1590770668
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 G131 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
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When someone you love is depressed : how to help your loved one without losing yourself

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20494
Rosen, Laura Epstein, Amador, Xavier Francisco. New York, NY: Fireside , 1997 | 1996. 1st Fireside ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WM171.5 R813 1997
Title
When someone you love is depressed : how to help your loved one without losing yourself
Author
Rosen, Laura Epstein
Amador, Xavier Francisco
Edition
1st Fireside ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Fireside
Year Published
1997
1996
Physical Description
x, 262 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Depression
Family Relations
Popular Works
ISBN
0684834073
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM171.5 R813 1997
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association, GlaxoSmithKline Foundation. Missisauga, ON: GlaxoSmithKline Foundation , 2002. (Booklet, Handout) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 G946c 2002
Title
Guide for caregivers
Corporate Author
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
GlaxoSmithKline Foundation
Place
Missisauga, ON
Publisher
GlaxoSmithKline Foundation
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
62 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
Living lessons
Subjects
Caregivers
Hospice Care
Palliative Care
Pain
Family Relations
Terminally Ill
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 G946c 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
Lauber, Rick;. North Vancouver, B.C.: Self-Counsel Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WT31 L38 2010
Title
Caregiver's guide for Canadians
Author
Lauber, Rick;
Place
North Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Self-Counsel Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
139 p. : ill.
Subjects
Caregivers
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781770400405
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WT31 L38 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Lauber, Rick. North Vancouver, BC: Self-Counsel Press , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
Call Number
WT120 L366 2010
Title
Caregiver's guide for Canadians
Author
Lauber, Rick
Place
North Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Self-Counsel Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
139 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers - psychology
Aged
Adult Children
Parents
Family Relations
Home Nursing
Self Care
Housing for the Elderly
Popular Works
ISBN
9781770400405
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WT120 L366 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Guided meditation to help with caregiver stress

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20863
Naparstek, Belleruth. Solon, OH: Health Journeys , 2009. (Audio, CD) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 N195c 2009
Title
Guided meditation to help with caregiver stress
Author
Naparstek, Belleruth
Place
Solon, OH
Publisher
Health Journeys
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
45 minutes
Series
Health journeys
Subjects
Stress, Psychological
Caregivers - psychology
Imagery (Psychotherapy)
Meditation
Relaxation Therapy
Popular Works
ISBN
9781935072027
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 N195c 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
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Courage to teach: A guide for reflection and renewal

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109636
Livsey, Rachel C., Palmer, Parker J. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 80 LIV 1999 c.1
This guide will help teachers, individually and in groups, reflect on their teaching and renew their sense of vocation by exploring the inner landscape of their lives along Palmer's three dimensions--intellectual, emotional, and spiritual.
Title
Courage to teach: A guide for reflection and renewal
Author
Livsey, Rachel C.
Palmer, Parker J.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback: 51 pages
Topics
Education. Schools
Abstract
This guide will help teachers, individually and in groups, reflect on their teaching and renew their sense of vocation by exploring the inner landscape of their lives along Palmer's three dimensions--intellectual, emotional, and spiritual.
ISBN
07877946451
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 80 LIV 1999 c.1
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Caring for yourself after surgery to correct scoliosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103204

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1052_CaringForChildAfterScoliosisSurgery_2014_Sept.pdf

Department of Orthopedic Surgery. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1052
URL Notes
click on the link below to view/print
Describes caring for yourself after having scoliosis surgery. Includes: going back to school; care of the incision (scar); aches, pains and funny feelings; wearing braces and eating well.
Title
Caring for yourself after surgery to correct scoliosis
Corporate Author
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
Describes caring for yourself after having scoliosis surgery. Includes: going back to school; care of the incision (scar); aches, pains and funny feelings; wearing braces and eating well.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1052_CaringForChildAfterScoliosisSurgery_2014_Sept.pdf
URL Notes
click on the link below to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1052

Caring for yourself after the loss of your baby

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111829

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW693_CaringForYourselfAftertheLossofyourbaby_2011.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2011. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW693
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This handout has been divided into 3 parts to help you know about: ; 1. The physical changes you may experience after giving birth and how to take care of yourself; ; 2. The feelings you may have and things to do that may help; ; 3. Who and when to call for help once you are home.
Title
Caring for yourself after the loss of your baby
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF: 12 p.
Topics
Grief. Bereavement
Coping with a Child's Death
Coping with Pain
Coping with Death
Abstract
This handout has been divided into 3 parts to help you know about:
1. The physical changes you may experience after giving birth and how to take care of yourself;
2. The feelings you may have and things to do that may help;
3. Who and when to call for help once you are home.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW693_CaringForYourselfAftertheLossofyourbaby_2011.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW693

For people undergoing chemotherapy : guided imagery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog11085
Naparstek, Belleruth. Cleveland, OH: Image Paths, Inc. , 1993. (Audio, CD) — 12 copies, 12 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Relax
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 N1951 1993
Title
For people undergoing chemotherapy : guided imagery
Author
Naparstek, Belleruth
Place
Cleveland, OH
Publisher
Image Paths, Inc.
Year Published
1993
Subjects
Imagery
Relaxation Techniques
Mental Healing
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Relax
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 N1951 1993
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Healing yourself : a step-by-step program for better health through imagery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog7074
Rossman, Martin L. New York, N.Y.: Pocket Books , 1987. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 R837 1987
Title
Healing yourself : a step-by-step program for better health through imagery
Author
Rossman, Martin L
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Pocket Books
Year Published
1987
Subjects
Mental Healing
Imagery
Popular Works
ISBN
0671667696
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ266 R837 1987
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Someone you love is dying : a guide for helping and coping

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog4572
Shepard, Martin. New York, N.Y.: Harmony Books , 1975. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF575 S539 1975
Title
Someone you love is dying : a guide for helping and coping
Author
Shepard, Martin
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Harmony Books
Year Published
1975
Subjects
Death
Attitude to Death
Family
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF575 S539 1975
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Helping children cope with the loss of a loved one : a guide for grownups

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14703
Kroen, William C, Espeland, Pamela. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Pub , 1996. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 K78 1996
Title
Helping children cope with the loss of a loved one : a guide for grownups
Author
Kroen, William C
Espeland, Pamela
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Pub
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
vii, 101 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Loss - in infancy & childhood - popular works
Loss - in adolescence - popular works
Grief - in adolescence - popular works
Grief - in infancy & childhood - popular works
Bereavement - in infancy & childhood - popular works
Bereavement - in adolescence - popular works
ISBN
1575420007
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 K78 1996
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Helping yourself : a workbook for people living with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog1819
Cunningham, Alastair J. Toronto, ON: Alastair J. Cunningham , 1989. (Audio, Tape) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 C973 1989
Tape 1: Side A: Deep muscle relaxation ; Side B: Deep inner relaxation. ; Tape 2: Side A: Imagery for healing ; Side B: Deep inner relaxation
Title
Helping yourself : a workbook for people living with cancer
Alternate Title
Helping yourself
Author
Cunningham, Alastair J
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Alastair J. Cunningham
Year Published
1989
Physical Description
2 audiocassettes; 1 booklet
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Imagery
Popular Works
Abstract
Tape 1: Side A: Deep muscle relaxation
Side B: Deep inner relaxation.
Tape 2: Side A: Imagery for healing
Side B: Deep inner relaxation
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
Tape
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 C973 1989
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Resource guide for family caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15348
Rutman, Deborah. Victoria, BC: Family Caregivers' Network Society , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
WM172 R434 2006
Includes information about balancing caregiving and work; communicating with health care providers; available support; choosing home care services or a residential facility; palliative care; financial and legal considerations; and advocacy. Contains some information specific to Victoria.
Title
Resource guide for family caregivers
Author
Rutman, Deborah
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Family Caregivers' Network Society
Year Published
2006
Subjects
Caregivers - British Columbia
Family - education
Social Support
Abstract
Includes information about balancing caregiving and work; communicating with health care providers; available support; choosing home care services or a residential facility; palliative care; financial and legal considerations; and advocacy. Contains some information specific to Victoria.
ISBN
0969832125
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WM172 R434 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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When someone you love has advanced cancer: Support for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112970

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/coping/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer.pdf

National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Institute of Health , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 250 WHE 2010 B
This booklet is for you if your loved one has been told that he or she has advanced cancer that is no longer responding to treatment. It explores many of the questions and crossroads you may be facing now.
Title
When someone you love has advanced cancer: Support for caregivers
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Institute of Health
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover; 56 p.
Topics
Cancer-Caregiving
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
This booklet is for you if your loved one has been told that he or she has advanced cancer that is no longer responding to treatment. It explores many of the questions and crossroads you may be facing now.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/coping/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 250 WHE 2010 B
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Beyond love : a resource book for caregiver support and education

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog1113
Jones, Moyra, Wright, Joyce. Richmond, B.C.: Chelsea Printers Ltd. , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WT100 J78 1991
Title
Beyond love : a resource book for caregiver support and education
Author
Jones, Moyra
Wright, Joyce
Place
Richmond, B.C.
Publisher
Chelsea Printers Ltd.
Year Published
1991
Subjects
Geriatrics
Community Health Care
Family
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WT100 J78 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

When someone you love has advanced cancer : support for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15949

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/allpages

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/PDF

U.S. National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute (NCI) , 2005. (Booklet, Handout) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 U58w 2005
Title
When someone you love has advanced cancer : support for caregivers
Corporate Author
U.S. National Cancer Institute
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
56. p : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
NIH publication 05-5727
Subjects
Palliative Care
Caregivers
Attitude to Death
Family
Terminal Care
Social Support
Self Care
Communication
Adaptation, Psychological
Planning Techniques
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/allpages
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/PDF
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 U58w 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

The caregiving wife's handbook: Caring for your seriously ill husband, caring for yourself

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112408
Denholm, Diana B. Alameda, CA: Hunter House Publishers , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
EF 625 DEN 2012
This handbook offers support and tools for women who find themselves as caregivers for their seriously ill husbands. It aims to help women get through a stressful time with compassion, while maintaining personal emotional health.
Title
The caregiving wife's handbook: Caring for your seriously ill husband, caring for yourself
Author
Denholm, Diana B.
Place
Alameda, CA
Publisher
Hunter House Publishers
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 188 p.
Topics
Caregivers
Caregivers-Coping
Caregivers for a Dying Loved One
Caregiving
Abstract
This handbook offers support and tools for women who find themselves as caregivers for their seriously ill husbands. It aims to help women get through a stressful time with compassion, while maintaining personal emotional health.
ISBN
9780897936057
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
EF 625 DEN 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Caregiving wife's handbook : caring for your seriously ill husband, caring for yourself

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21654
Denholm, Diana B. Alameda, CA: Hunter House Publishers , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 D393 2012
Title
Caregiving wife's handbook : caring for your seriously ill husband, caring for yourself
Author
Denholm, Diana B
Place
Alameda, CA
Publisher
Hunter House Publishers
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
x, 198 p. ; 22 cm
Subjects
Caregivers - psychology
Spouses - psychology
Terminally Ill - psychology
Empathy
Critical Illness
Communication
Popular Works
ISBN
9780897936057
0897936051
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 D393 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Men and grief : a guide for surviving the death of a loved one, a resource for caregivers and mental health professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3331
Staudacher, Carol. Oakland, Ca.: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. , 1991. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 S798 1991
This book is both a guide for men surviving the death of a loved one and a resource for caregivers and mental health professionals.
Title
Men and grief : a guide for surviving the death of a loved one, a resource for caregivers and mental health professionals
Author
Staudacher, Carol
Place
Oakland, Ca.
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications, Inc.
Year Published
1991
Subjects
Men - popular works
Grief - popular works
Social Support - popular works
Abstract
This book is both a guide for men surviving the death of a loved one and a resource for caregivers and mental health professionals.
ISBN
093498672X (pbk.)
0934986738
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Professional
Call Number
BF575 S798 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Imagery and meditations in preparation for a VBAC (Vaginal Birth after Cesarean)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110827
Bloome, Jennifer. Eagan, MN: Anji Inc. , 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
GH 100 BLO 2002e
Prepare both physically and mentally for a vaginal birth after cesarean. Gain confidence in your body's ability to birth vaginally, gain knowledge about how labour should progress, and enhance your connection with your baby. Learn specific techniques to relax your entire body during labour. Track 1…
Title
Imagery and meditations in preparation for a VBAC (Vaginal Birth after Cesarean)
Author
Bloome, Jennifer
Place
Eagan, MN
Publisher
Anji Inc.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Audio CD; 50:02 mins.
Topics
Pregnancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Meditation
Abstract
Prepare both physically and mentally for a vaginal birth after cesarean. Gain confidence in your body's ability to birth vaginally, gain knowledge about how labour should progress, and enhance your connection with your baby. Learn specific techniques to relax your entire body during labour. Track 1: Imagery for V.B.A.C. preparation; Track 2: Progressive muscle relaxation; Track 3: White light.
ISBN
82255321052
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GH 100 BLO 2002e
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Guided imagery for pre procedure / surgery (with nature sounds)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19803
Tusek, Diane L. Willoughby Hills, OH: Guided Imagery, Inc. , 2006. (Audio, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 T964 2006
Title
Guided imagery for pre procedure / surgery (with nature sounds)
Author
Tusek, Diane L
Place
Willoughby Hills, OH
Publisher
Guided Imagery, Inc.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
61 minutes
Subjects
Imagery (Psychotherapy)
Relaxation Therapy
Surgery - psychology
Music Therapy
Mental Healing
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 T964 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available

Cancer guided imagery program for radiation, chemotherapy, surgery and recovery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19812
Murray, Steve. Las Vegas, NV: Body & Mind Productions , 2003. (Book) — 3 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 M985c 2003
Title
Cancer guided imagery program for radiation, chemotherapy, surgery and recovery
Author
Murray, Steve
Place
Las Vegas, NV
Publisher
Body & Mind Productions
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
136 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Imagery (Psychotherapy)
Relaxation Techniques
Mental Healing
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Neoplasms - surgery
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Mind-Body Therapies
Popular Works
ISBN
9780974256900
0974256900
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 M985c 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due December 31, 2019
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Blossomtime : guided imagery and music for relaxation and sleep

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21735
Smith, Lis, Murphy, Laurel. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival , 2014. (Audio, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 S654b 2014
Title
Blossomtime : guided imagery and music for relaxation and sleep
Author
Smith, Lis
Murphy, Laurel
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
43 minutes
Subjects
Sleep
Imagery (Psychotherapy)
Relaxation Therapy
Music Therapy
Stress, Psychological - prevention & control
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 S654b 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available

Helping traumatized children: A brief overview for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110598

https://childtrauma.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Helping_Traumatized_Children_Caregivers_Perry1.pdf

Perry, Bruce D. (Ed). Houston, TX: ChildTrauma Academy , 1999. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
This webpage deals with the following questions regarding post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and child trauma: Should I talk about the traumatic event?--How should I talk about the event?--How long do these reactions last?--Do children understand events accurately?--Do all children have problems…
Title
Helping traumatized children: A brief overview for caregivers
Author
Perry, Bruce D. (Ed).
Corporate Author
ChildTrauma Academy
Place
Houston, TX
Publisher
ChildTrauma Academy
Year Published
1999
Topics
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Children's Anxiety
Anxiety
Trauma Survivors
Abstract
This webpage deals with the following questions regarding post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and child trauma: Should I talk about the traumatic event?--How should I talk about the event?--How long do these reactions last?--Do children understand events accurately?--Do all children have problems after traumatic events?--How can I help?
The page is one in a series developed by the ChildTrauma Academy to assist parents, caregivers, teachers and various professionals working with maltreated and traumatized children.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://childtrauma.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Helping_Traumatized_Children_Caregivers_Perry1.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

Helping people with developmental disabilities mourn : practical rituals for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15538
Markell, Marc A. Fort Collins, CO: Center for Loss and Life Transition , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF575 M345 2005
Title
Helping people with developmental disabilities mourn : practical rituals for caregivers
Author
Markell, Marc A
Place
Fort Collins, CO
Publisher
Center for Loss and Life Transition
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Grief - psychology - popular works
Bereavement - psychology - popular works
Developmental Disabilities - psychology - popular works
Caregivers
Social Support
Mentally Disabled Persons - psychology - popular works
Funeral Rites
Music Therapy
Art Therapy
ISBN
1879651467
9781879651463
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 M345 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Meditation to help you with fatigue : guided imagery to help relieve tiredness from chemotherapy and radiation therapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19917
Naparstek, Belleruth. Akron, OH: Health Journeys , 1998. (Audio, CD) — 9 copies, 9 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Relax
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 N196m 1998
Introduction ; Guided imagery ; Music
Title
Meditation to help you with fatigue : guided imagery to help relieve tiredness from chemotherapy and radiation therapy
Author
Naparstek, Belleruth
Place
Akron, OH
Publisher
Health Journeys
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
40 minutes
Series
Health journeys
Subjects
Imagery (Psychotherapy)
Relaxation Therapy
Mental Healing
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Fatigue
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Mind-Body Therapies
Popular Works
Abstract
Introduction
Guided imagery
Music
ISBN
9781881405788
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Relax
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
QZ266 N196m 1998
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Relax Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cerebral palsy: A complete guide for caregiving

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103044
Miller, Freeman, Bacharach, Steven J. Balitimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 496 MIL 2006
A guide for parents and caregivers of children and adults with cerebral palsy (CP), as well as for adolescents and adults with the condition. Part I provides an overview of CP and explains the medical and psychosocial implications of associated conditions, offering advice for parents on becoming an…
Title
Cerebral palsy: A complete guide for caregiving
Author
Miller, Freeman
Bacharach, Steven J.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Balitimore, MD
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 475 p.
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
A guide for parents and caregivers of children and adults with cerebral palsy (CP), as well as for adolescents and adults with the condition. Part I provides an overview of CP and explains the medical and psychosocial implications of associated conditions, offering advice for parents on becoming an advocate for their child. Part II contains practical information on caregiving and medical procedures. Part III defines and describes medical terms and diagnoses, surgical procedures, and assistive devices.
ISBN
9780801883552
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 496 MIL 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due May 17, 2017
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Schweizer-Lavell, Shannon. Kelowna, BC: Closet Mystics Unlimited , 2001. (Audio, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 S413 2001
Title
Monashee mystic : guided imagery
Author
Schweizer-Lavell, Shannon
Place
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
Closet Mystics Unlimited
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Imagery (Psychotherapy) - popular works - CD-ROM
Relaxation Techniques - popular works - CD-ROM
Music Therapy - popular works - CD-ROM
ISBN
0968271537
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 S413 2001
c.2 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Missing
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Trauma stewardship: An everyday guide to caring for self while caring for others

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111317
van Dernoot Lipsky, Laura, Burk, Connie. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 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
EF 100 VAN 2009
A longtime trauma worker, the author offers a survey of the often-unrecognized toll on those providing care for others. Joining the wisdom of ancient cultural traditions with modern psychological research, the author offers a variety of simple and profound practices that will help the caregiver to …
Title
Trauma stewardship: An everyday guide to caring for self while caring for others
Author
van Dernoot Lipsky, Laura
Burk, Connie
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback: 264 p.
Topics
Caregivers-Coping
Caregiving
Abstract
A longtime trauma worker, the author offers a survey of the often-unrecognized toll on those providing care for others. Joining the wisdom of ancient cultural traditions with modern psychological research, the author offers a variety of simple and profound practices that will help the caregiver to work and live more fully.
ISBN
9781576759448
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
EF 100 VAN 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Fighting cancer : a step by step guide to helping yourself fight cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5992

http://www.blochcancer.org/

http://blochcancer.org/book/Fighting_Cancer.pdf

Bloch, Annette, Bloch, Richard. Kansas City, Mo.: R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation , 1985. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 B651f 1985
Title
Fighting cancer : a step by step guide to helping yourself fight cancer
Author
Bloch, Annette
Bloch, Richard
Place
Kansas City, Mo.
Publisher
R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation
Year Published
1985
Physical Description
xii, 241 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.blochcancer.org/
http://blochcancer.org/book/Fighting_Cancer.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 B651f 1985
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available

A teacher's guide to stick up for yourself!

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog105838
Johnson, Gerri, Kaufman, Gershen, Raphael, Lev. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing Inc. , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 200 JOH 1991
Stick up for Yourself! is a step-by-step curriculum for classrooms and counseling groups. A course in important lifeskills: building self-esteem and being assertive, and is designed for children in the intermediate grades.
Title
A teacher's guide to stick up for yourself!
Subtitle
A 10-part course in self-esteem and assertiveness for kids
Author
Johnson, Gerri
Kaufman, Gershen
Raphael, Lev
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing Inc.
Year Published
1991
Physical Description
116 p.
Topics
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Child Social Behaviour
Bullying
Abstract
Stick up for Yourself! is a step-by-step curriculum for classrooms and counseling groups. A course in important lifeskills: building self-esteem and being assertive, and is designed for children in the intermediate grades.
Notes
See also "Stick up for yourself! Every kid's guide to personal power and positive self-esteem" JUNIOR CF 200 KAU 1990
ISBN
0915793318
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CA 200 JOH 1991
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Help yourself for teens: Real-life advice for real-life challenges

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109213
Pelzer, Dave. Toronto, ON: Plume , 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 GL 150 PEL 2005
This book offers teenagers practical solutions for overcoming their own hardships, focusing on three areas: facing current and past problems; realizing the importance of decisions; and finally, never giving up on oneself.
Title
Help yourself for teens: Real-life advice for real-life challenges
Author
Pelzer, Dave
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Plume
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback: 180 p.
Topics
Young Adults-Self-Help
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
This book offers teenagers practical solutions for overcoming their own hardships, focusing on three areas: facing current and past problems; realizing the importance of decisions; and finally, never giving up on oneself.
Notes
Young adults
ISBN
0452286522
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 150 PEL 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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When someone you love is being treated for cancer: Support for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112973

https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-someone-you-love-is-being-treated

National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Institute of Health , 2010. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view/print in PDF ePub or Kindle format.
The purpose of this book is to focus on you and your needs. ; We've heard from many caregivers about things they wish they had known early on. We have collected their tips in this booklet. Some of the tips seem simple, but they may not always be easy to do.
Title
When someone you love is being treated for cancer: Support for caregivers
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Institute of Health
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
PDF; 44 p.
Topics
Cancer-Caregiving
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
The purpose of this book is to focus on you and your needs.
We've heard from many caregivers about things they wish they had known early on. We have collected their tips in this booklet. Some of the tips seem simple, but they may not always be easy to do.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-someone-you-love-is-being-treated
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view/print in PDF ePub or Kindle format.
Audience
Patient or Public

Love and accept yourself now : a memoir

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20889
Constantine, Crissa. Bloomington, IN: iUniverse, Inc. , 2012. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C758 2012
Title
Love and accept yourself now : a memoir
Author
Constantine, Crissa
Place
Bloomington, IN
Publisher
iUniverse, Inc.
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xiii, 241 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Ovarian Neoplasms - psychology
Self Concept
Autobiography
British Columbia
ISBN
9781475947687
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C758 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Pulos, Lee. Vancouver, BC: Hypnosis Development Programs Ltd. , 2006. (Audio, CD) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 P982h 2006
Title
Healing imagery for cancer
Author
Pulos, Lee
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Hypnosis Development Programs Ltd.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
59 minutes
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Imagery
Relaxation Techniques
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 P982h 2006
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Raising troubled kids: Help for parents of children with mental illness or emotional disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111447
Puckette, Margaret. Charleston, SC: BookSurge Publishing , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 255 PUC 2008
This book provides practical information from parents and families, as well as from mental health therapists, psychologists, and psychiatrists. It includes help with techniques, treatment, family and self-care, safety measures, setting boundaries and structure in the home, and how to tell the diff…
Title
Raising troubled kids: Help for parents of children with mental illness or emotional disorders
Author
Puckette, Margaret
Place
Charleston, SC
Publisher
BookSurge Publishing
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 117 p.
Topics
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Parenting
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
This book provides practical information from parents and families, as well as from mental health therapists, psychologists, and psychiatrists. It includes help with techniques, treatment, family and self-care, safety measures, setting boundaries and structure in the home, and how to tell the difference between a 'normal' child's difficult behavior and truly disturbed behavior that requires treatment. Useful for families and caregivers.
ISBN
9781419693427
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 255 PUC 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Jane Brody's guide to the great beyond : a practical primer to help you and your loved ones prepare medically, legally, and emotionally for the end of life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114751
Brody, Jane E. New York, NY: Random House , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
W85.5 B864 2009
Title
Jane Brody's guide to the great beyond : a practical primer to help you and your loved ones prepare medically, legally, and emotionally for the end of life
Alternate Title
Guide to the great beyond
Author
Brody, Jane E.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Random House
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xxiv, 287 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Attitude to Death
Terminally Ill - psychology
Advance Directives
Advance Care Planning
Caregivers
Palliative Care
Hospice Care
Bereavement
Family Relations
Popular Works
ISBN
9781400066544
1400066549
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
W85.5 B864 2009
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Fractures, casts and splints: Information for Parents and Caregivers after your visit to the Emergency Department

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111648

http://www.cw.bc.ca/Library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1011_cast_splint.pdf

Orthopedic Clinic, Emergency Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2019. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1011
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view.
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
Title
Fractures, casts and splints: Information for Parents and Caregivers after your visit to the Emergency Department
Corporate Author
Orthopedic Clinic
Emergency Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
PDF file: 8 p.
Topics
Cast Care
Fractures
Splints
Abstract
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/Library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1011_cast_splint.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1011

Loving someone with PTSD : a practical guide to understanding and connecting with your partner after trauma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog22050
Matsakis, Aphrodite;. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WM172.5 M434 2013
Title
Loving someone with PTSD : a practical guide to understanding and connecting with your partner after trauma
Author
Matsakis, Aphrodite;
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
240 p.
Subjects
Stress disorders, Post-traumatic
Stress disorders, Post-traumatic - therapy
Couples therapy
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781608827862
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM172.5 M434 2013
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Loving someone with PTSD: A practical guide to understanding and connecting with your partner after trauma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112994
Matsakis, Aphrodite T. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 460 MAT 2013
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can present with a number of symptoms, including anxiety, depression, flashbacks, and trouble sleeping. If your partner has PTSD, you may want to help, but find yourself at a loss. ; With this informative and practical book, you will increase your understanding…
Title
Loving someone with PTSD: A practical guide to understanding and connecting with your partner after trauma
Author
Matsakis, Aphrodite T.
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Softcover: 256 p.
Series
The New Harbinger Loving Someone Series
Topics
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Trauma Survivors
Abstract
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can present with a number of symptoms, including anxiety, depression, flashbacks, and trouble sleeping. If your partner has PTSD, you may want to help, but find yourself at a loss.
With this informative and practical book, you will increase your understanding of the signs and symptoms of PTSD, improve your communication skills with your loved one, set realistic expectations, and work to create a healthy environment for the both of you. In addition, you will learn to manage your own grief, helplessness, and fear regarding your partner's condition.
ISBN
978-1608827862
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 460 MAT 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Parent's guide to raising grieving children : rebuilding your family after the death of a loved one

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19485
Silverman, Phyllis R, Kelly, Madelyn. New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF575 G7 S587 2009
Title
Parent's guide to raising grieving children : rebuilding your family after the death of a loved one
Author
Silverman, Phyllis R
Kelly, Madelyn
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xi, 256 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Attitude to Death
Grief
Bereavement
Parent-Child Relations
Death
Child
Adolescent
Family - psychology
Parenting
Life Change Events
Popular Works
ISBN
9780195328844
0195328841
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 G7 S587 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Preparing for surgery : guided imagery exercises for relaxation and accelerated healing

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog11096
Rossman, Martin L. Boulder, CO: Sounds True , 2004. (Audio, CD) — 5 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Relax
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 R837p 2004
Title
Preparing for surgery : guided imagery exercises for relaxation and accelerated healing
Author
Rossman, Martin L
Place
Boulder, CO
Publisher
Sounds True
Year Published
2004
Subjects
Surgical Procedures, Operative - psychology
Mental Healing
Popular Works
ISBN
9781591791409
1591791405
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Relax
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 R837p 2004
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c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due January 01, 2020
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