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Underage & overweight: America's childhood obesity crisis-- what every family needs to know

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Berg, Frances M. New York, NY: Hatherleigh Press , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 420 BER 2004
This book lays out the causes of childhood obesity, its consequences, and cures. Accessible to the lay reader, it examines the very real dangers of obesity, the consequences of sedentary living, the causes of dysfunctional eating, and how family life and our schools have contributed to the problem.…
Title
Underage & overweight: America's childhood obesity crisis-- what every family needs to know
Author
Berg, Frances M.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Hatherleigh Press
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover, 456 p.
Topics
Obesity
Weight Control
Children's Health-Diet/Nutrition
Parenting
Abstract
This book lays out the causes of childhood obesity, its consequences, and cures. Accessible to the lay reader, it examines the very real dangers of obesity, the consequences of sedentary living, the causes of dysfunctional eating, and how family life and our schools have contributed to the problem. The book gives parents, educators, and health care workers concrete steps to lead children to happier and healthier lives.
ISBN
1578261201
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 420 BER 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Don't bother me mom, I'm learning: How computer and video games are preparing your kids for 21st century success and how you can help!

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Prensky, Marc. St. Paul, MN: Paragon House , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 85 PRE 2006
This book debunks the accepted wisdom that video games are harmful to children. Instead, he contends that games can teach a multitude of skills, including problem solving, language and cognitive skills, strategic thinking, multitasking, and parallel processing.
Title
Don't bother me mom, I'm learning: How computer and video games are preparing your kids for 21st century success and how you can help!
Author
Prensky, Marc
Place
St. Paul, MN
Publisher
Paragon House
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 252 p.
Topics
Education. Gaming
Computers
Abstract
This book debunks the accepted wisdom that video games are harmful to children. Instead, he contends that games can teach a multitude of skills, including problem solving, language and cognitive skills, strategic thinking, multitasking, and parallel processing.
Notes
This book is only available for staff use.
ISBN
1557788588
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 85 PRE 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons Available
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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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Walliams, David, Blake, Quentin, illustrator. London: HarperCollins , 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 WAL 2008
Everybody needs friends - especially a boy in a dress! ; Dennis' life is boring and lonely. His mother left two years ago, his truck driver father is depressed, his brother is a bully and, worst of all, no hugging is one of their household rules. But one thing Dennis does have is soccer. He's the l…
Title
The boy in the dress
Author
Walliams, David
Blake, Quentin, illustrator
Place
London
Publisher
HarperCollins
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 232 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
LGBT
Abstract
Everybody needs friends - especially a boy in a dress!
Dennis' life is boring and lonely. His mother left two years ago, his truck driver father is depressed, his brother is a bully and, worst of all, no hugging is one of their household rules. But one thing Dennis does have is soccer. He's the leading scorer on his team. Oh, and did we mention his secret passion for fashion?
When Dennis' friend Lisa discovers his stash of Vogue magazines, she convinces him to vamp it up and wear a dress to school. But in class, his hilarious hijinks as "Denise" are brought to a screeching halt when the headmaster discovers his secret and delivers the worst punishment of all -Dennis is expelled from school and therefore forbidden to play in the soccer Final Cup!
Can the team win the most important game of the year without their star player? And, more importantly, will Dennis gain the love and respect of his friends and family, even in a dress?
ISBN
9780007279043
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 WAL 2008
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

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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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Calming the tempest: Helping the explosive child

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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

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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
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
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
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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Nassau, Elizabeth Sussman, Ott, Margot Janet (Illustrator). Santa Fe, NM: Health Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FF 470 NAS 2001
Sam's in a jam when his classmates work on a project using peanut butter. Sam is allergic to peanuts! This story promotes understanding, tolerance and sensitivity to the seriousness of allergies.
Title
The peanut butter jam
Author
Nassau, Elizabeth Sussman
Ott, Margot Janet (Illustrator)
Place
Santa Fe, NM
Publisher
Health Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Hardcover, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Topics
Food Allergies
Picture Books
Allergies
Abstract
Sam's in a jam when his classmates work on a project using peanut butter. Sam is allergic to peanuts! This story promotes understanding, tolerance and sensitivity to the seriousness of allergies.
ISBN
092917335X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FF 470 NAS 2001
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
Bridwell, Norman. New York: Scholastic Inc. , 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 GK 210 BRI 2000
Describes the experience of visiting the hospital.
Title
Clifford visits the hospital
Author
Bridwell, Norman
Place
New York
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, unpaged: ill.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
Describes the experience of visiting the hospital.
Notes
Ages 4-8
ISBN
043914096X
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 210 BRI 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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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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
Sears, Martha, Watts Kelly, Christie, Adriani, Renee. New Jersey, NY: Little, Brown and Co. , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 SEA 2001
This title provides information for young children expecting a new brother and sister, guiding them through the waiting process.
Title
Baby on the way
Author
Sears, Martha
Watts Kelly, Christie
Adriani, Renee
Place
New Jersey, NY
Publisher
Little, Brown and Co.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Hardcover, unpaged : ill.
Series
Sears Children's Library
Topics
Pregnancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Sibling Relationships
Picture Books
Abstract
This title provides information for young children expecting a new brother and sister, guiding them through the waiting process.
Notes
Ages 2-6
ISBN
0316787671
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 SEA 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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
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
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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
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Kant, Jared Douglas. New York, NY: Oxford University 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
YOUTH CD 480 KAN 2008
The Thought That Counts is the personal tale of Jared Kant, who was diagnosed with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) at the age of 11. Now an adult, Kant candidly describes the inner world of a young person plagued by OCD, lending a distinctly human face to a complex disorder.
Title
The thought that counts
Subtitle
A firsthand account of one teenager's experience with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Author
Kant, Jared Douglas
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: 159 p.
Topics
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
Abstract
The Thought That Counts is the personal tale of Jared Kant, who was diagnosed with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) at the age of 11. Now an adult, Kant candidly describes the inner world of a young person plagued by OCD, lending a distinctly human face to a complex disorder.
ISBN
9780195316896
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CD 480 KAN 2008
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Shields, Brooke. New York, NY: Hyperion , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GH 410 SHI 2005
When Brooke Shields welcome her newborn daughter into the world, something unexpected followed - a crippling depression. In this book, Brooke openly shares her trials, tribulations, and finally the triumphs that occurred before, during and after the birth of her daughter.
Title
Down came the rain
Subtitle
My journey through postpartum depression
Author
Shields, Brooke
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Hyperion
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover: 225 p.
Topics
Postpartum Depression
Abstract
When Brooke Shields welcome her newborn daughter into the world, something unexpected followed - a crippling depression. In this book, Brooke openly shares her trials, tribulations, and finally the triumphs that occurred before, during and after the birth of her daughter.
ISBN
9781401301897
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GH 410 SHI 2005
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Hallmark Hall of Fame. Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions, Inc , 2008. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 484 HAL 2008
Based on the autobiographical book of the same name, this movie tells the triumphant life story of Brad Cohen, a man with Tourette Syndrome, who overcomes incredible obstacles to become a gifted teacher.
Title
Front of the class
Author
Hallmark Hall of Fame
Publisher
Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions, Inc
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
DVD: 98 min.
Topics
Tourette Syndrome. Gilles De La Tourette Syndrome
Abstract
Based on the autobiographical book of the same name, this movie tells the triumphant life story of Brad Cohen, a man with Tourette Syndrome, who overcomes incredible obstacles to become a gifted teacher.
ISBN
9890204479
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 484 HAL 2008
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Fuster, Valentin, O'Rourke, Robert A., Walsh, Richard, A., Poole-Wilson, Philip (Eds). Toronto, ON: McGraw Hill Medical , 2008. 12th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF FD 200 FUS 2008
Continuing to define cardiology, this work covers topics such as coronary bypass surgery, angina, or advances in minimally invasive treatment,. It also features A-to-Z coverage of diagnosis and treatment procedures; an overview of ACC/AHA guidelines; and, an interpretation of clinical trials and ca…
Title
Hurst's the heart
Author
Fuster, Valentin
O'Rourke, Robert A.
Walsh, Richard, A.
Poole-Wilson, Philip (Eds).
Edition
12th ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
McGraw Hill Medical
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Hardcover: 2477 p.
Topics
Heart/Heart Diseases. Cardiology
UBC MD Undergrad
Abstract
Continuing to define cardiology, this work covers topics such as coronary bypass surgery, angina, or advances in minimally invasive treatment,. It also features A-to-Z coverage of diagnosis and treatment procedures; an overview of ACC/AHA guidelines; and, an interpretation of clinical trials and cardiology data found in the Human Genome Project.
ISBN
9780071478861
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FD 200 FUS 2008
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Gerasole, Isabella, Gerasole, Olivia. New York, NY: Scholastic 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
BB 100 GER 2007
Bright colors and fun photographs make this cookbook a delight for both young cooks and beginning adults. The 50 yummy, family-friendly recipes range from "Berry Dip and Roll," a recipe even toddlers can make, to various ethnic cuisines like "Yumbo Gumbo." Recipes are simple and designed to make co…
Title
The spatulatta cookbook
Author
Gerasole, Isabella
Gerasole, Olivia
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover: 127 p.
Topics
Cookbooks
Abstract
Bright colors and fun photographs make this cookbook a delight for both young cooks and beginning adults. The 50 yummy, family-friendly recipes range from "Berry Dip and Roll," a recipe even toddlers can make, to various ethnic cuisines like "Yumbo Gumbo." Recipes are simple and designed to make cooking healthy foods easy and enjoyable. The book is divided by season: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, plus sections on vegetarian dishes, and snacks. Each section presents a variety of dishes including main dishes, sides, breads, and snacks. Each recipe starts with a list of ingredients and required equipment, followed by step-by-step instructions.
ISBN
9780439022507
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 100 GER 2007
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Hoberman, Mary Ann, Frazee, Marla. San Diego: Harcourt Inc. , 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 BB 100 HOB 2000
Title
The seven silly eaters
Author
Hoberman, Mary Ann
Frazee, Marla
Place
San Diego
Publisher
Harcourt Inc.
Year Published
2000
Topics
Food
Food Preparation. Food Processing
Cooking
Picture Books
ISBN
9780152024406
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR BB 100 HOB 2000
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Tan, Shaun. Vancouver, BC: Simply Read Books , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CD 302 TAN 2003
Sometimes the day begins with nothing to look forward to... (from back cover). ; When a child awakens with dark leaves drifting into her bedroom, she feels that "sometimes the day begins with nothing to look forward to, and things go from bad to worse." Feelings too complex for words are rendered i…
Title
The red tree
Author
Tan, Shaun
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Simply Read Books
Year Published
2003
Topics
Depression
Children Mental Health
Picture Books
Abstract
Sometimes the day begins with nothing to look forward to... (from back cover).
When a child awakens with dark leaves drifting into her bedroom, she feels that "sometimes the day begins with nothing to look forward to, and things go from bad to worse." Feelings too complex for words are rendered into an imaginary landscape where the child wanders, oblivious to the glimmer of promise in the shape of a tiny red leaf. Everything seems hopeless until the child returns to her room and sees the red tree. At that perfect moment of beauty and purity, the child smiles and her world stirs anew.
ISBN
098876838
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CD 302 TAN 2003
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Civardi, Anne. Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 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 IA 400 CIV 2000
This book introduces young children, in an amusing and friendly way, to their first visit to the doctor. The illustrations are full of things for children to look at, learn from and talk about, and the simple text will enable slightly older children to read the books for themselves.
Title
Going to the doctor
Author
Civardi, Anne
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, 16 p., ill.
Topics
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations
Abstract
This book introduces young children, in an amusing and friendly way, to their first visit to the doctor. The illustrations are full of things for children to look at, learn from and talk about, and the simple text will enable slightly older children to read the books for themselves.
ISBN
978-0794510046
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR IA 400 CIV 2000
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Brooks, Felicity. London, Eng.: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 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 IA 400 BRO 2004
Follow an exciting and hectic day in the life of Daisy the Doctor as she treats all the patients that come to her clinic. From coughing babies and itchy toddlers to an injured pirate, Daisy's ready to deal with any problem that comes her way.
Title
Daisy the doctor
Author
Brooks, Felicity
Place
London, Eng.
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback, 23 p., ill.
Topics
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations
Abstract
Follow an exciting and hectic day in the life of Daisy the Doctor as she treats all the patients that come to her clinic. From coughing babies and itchy toddlers to an injured pirate, Daisy's ready to deal with any problem that comes her way.
ISBN
9780746052242
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR IA 400 BRO 2004
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Civardi, Anne, Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator). London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2005. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 CIV 2005
An introduction to the hospital for young children. Describes hospital situations and people such as nurses, surgeons, anaesthesia, and the hospital ward in an amusing, friendly way.
Title
Going to the hospital
Author
Civardi, Anne
Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover; 19 p.
Series
Usborne first experiences
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Ear Diseases-Surgery
Abstract
An introduction to the hospital for young children. Describes hospital situations and people such as nurses, surgeons, anaesthesia, and the hospital ward in an amusing, friendly way.
Notes
Ages 4-7
ISBN
9780746066584
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 210 CIV 2005
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Jeunesse, Gallimard, Peyrols, Sylvaine. Scholastic Reference , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 200 JEU 2003
A detailed and straightforward first guide to the wonders of the human body helps young readers discover how their bodies work, both inside and outside.
Title
The human body
Author
Jeunesse, Gallimard
Peyrols, Sylvaine
Publisher
Scholastic Reference
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Softcover; 32 p.
Topics
Anatomy
Abstract
A detailed and straightforward first guide to the wonders of the human body helps young readers discover how their bodies work, both inside and outside.
ISBN
9780439910880
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 200 JEU 2003
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Greene, Ross W. Newton Corner, MA: Center for Collaborative Problem Solving , 2004. (Video) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 250 ROS 2004
This DVD helps parents understand the specific cognitive skill deficits that can impair a child's capacities for flexibility and frustration tolerance and provides step-by-step guidance on their approach for teaching these skills.
Title
Parenting the explosive child
Author
Greene, Ross W.
Place
Newton Corner, MA
Publisher
Center for Collaborative Problem Solving
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD: 120 min.
Topics
Child Behaviour
Parenting
Anger
Abstract
This DVD helps parents understand the specific cognitive skill deficits that can impair a child's capacities for flexibility and frustration tolerance and provides step-by-step guidance on their approach for teaching these skills.
Notes
"The Collaborative Problem Solving Approach".
ISBN
0975928317
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 ROS 2004
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Webster-Stratton, Carolyn. Toronto, ON: Umbrella Press , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 WEB 2005
Practical guide for parents of children aged 3-8 years with behavior problems. It is filled with examples of everyday problem situations and concerns, and provides step-by-step suggestions on how to handle such situations, including time-out, behaviour in public, bedwetting, lying, stealing, night-…
Title
The incredible years
Subtitle
A trouble-shooting guide for parents of children aged 2-8 years
Author
Webster-Stratton, Carolyn
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Umbrella Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, 320 p.
Topics
Parenting
Child Behaviour
Child Development
Social Behaviour
Abstract
Practical guide for parents of children aged 3-8 years with behavior problems. It is filled with examples of everyday problem situations and concerns, and provides step-by-step suggestions on how to handle such situations, including time-out, behaviour in public, bedwetting, lying, stealing, night-time wakings, sibling rivalry, resistance to going to bed, mealtime problems, hyperactivity, helping children with divorce, among others.
ISBN
9781892222046
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 WEB 2005
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Cain, J. (Author, Illustrator). Seattle, WA: Parenting Press, Inc. , 2000. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 720 CAI 2000
This hard cover picture book teaches young children about emotions. It uses illustrations, text, colour and type font to describe happy, disappointed, angry, jealous and other feelings that kids experience.
Title
The way I feel
Author
Cain, J. (Author, Illustrator)
Place
Seattle, WA
Publisher
Parenting Press, Inc.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Hardcover: ill. (unpaged)
Topics
Children's Emotions
Picture Books
Abstract
This hard cover picture book teaches young children about emotions. It uses illustrations, text, colour and type font to describe happy, disappointed, angry, jealous and other feelings that kids experience.
ISBN
1884734715
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 720 CAI 2000
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Davis, Ronald D., Braun, Eldon M. New York, NY: Penguin Group (USA) Inc. , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 265 DAV 2003
Through a series of mental and physical exercises called "Orientation Counseling" and learning tools called "Symbol Mastery," those suffering from ADD, ADHD, math deficiency and handwriting problems can learn how to correct their conditions, embrace their gift, and enjoy learning.
Title
The gift of learning
Subtitle
Proven new methods for correcting ADD, math & handwriting problems
Author
Davis, Ronald D.
Braun, Eldon M.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 342 p.
Topics
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Through a series of mental and physical exercises called "Orientation Counseling" and learning tools called "Symbol Mastery," those suffering from ADD, ADHD, math deficiency and handwriting problems can learn how to correct their conditions, embrace their gift, and enjoy learning.
ISBN
0399528091
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 DAV 2003
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Harris, Robie H., Emberley, Michael (Illustrator). Somerville, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press , 2006. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 HAR 2006
Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their bodies. And young children are not afraid to ask questions. What makes me a girl? What makes me a boy? Why are some parts of girls' and boys' bodies the same and why are some parts different? How was I made? Where do babies come f…
Title
It's not the stork
Author
Harris, Robie H.
Emberley, Michael (Illustrator)
Place
Somerville, Massachusetts
Publisher
Candlewick Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 59 p.
Topics
Puberty
Abstract
Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their bodies. And young children are not afraid to ask questions. What makes me a girl? What makes me a boy? Why are some parts of girls' and boys' bodies the same and why are some parts different? How was I made? Where do babies come from? Is it true that a stork brings babies to mommies and daddies? IT'S NOT THE STORK! helps answer these endless and perfectly normal questions that preschool, kindergarten, and early elementary school children ask about how they began. Through lively, comfortable language and sensitive, engaging artwork, Robie H. Harris and Michael Emberley address readers in a reassuring way, mindful of a child's healthy desire for straightforward information. Two irresistible cartoon characters, a curious bird and a squeamish bee, provide comic relief and give voice to the full range of emotions and reactions children may experience while learning about their amazing bodies. Vetted and approved by science, health, and child development experts, the information is up-to-date, age-appropriate, and scientifically accurate, and always aimed at helping kids feel proud, knowledgeable, and comfortable about their own bodies, about how they were born, and about the family they are part of.
ISBN
9780763633318
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 HAR 2006
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Van Dijk, Monique. Rotterdam, [Netherlands]: , 2004. (CD, Audio)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
FM 800 VAN 2004
This instructional CD-rom demonstrates how 'the COMFORT behaviour scale' for postoperative pain assessment in neonates and infants works in practice.
Title
The COMFORT behaviour scale
Corporate Author
Van Dijk, Monique
Place
Rotterdam, [Netherlands]
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 CD-rom
Topics
Pain
Infants
Caregivers
Abstract
This instructional CD-rom demonstrates how 'the COMFORT behaviour scale' for postoperative pain assessment in neonates and infants works in practice.
Notes
Advised System:
Windows 98SE or higher
Pentium III 900 mHz or higher
8 speed CD-rom or higher
Quicktime 4 or higher (installer on CD-rom)
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
FM 800 VAN 2004
Loyie, Larry, Brissenden, Constance. Penticton, BC: Theytus Books Ltd , 2005. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FF 500.5 LOY 2005
Robert, a young man with HIV, returns to his Native community to attend a gathering and to speak to his people about his disease. The two children in the story learn about traditional Native culture while they learn about Robert's disease.
Title
The gathering tree
Author
Loyie, Larry
Brissenden, Constance
Place
Penticton, BC
Publisher
Theytus Books Ltd
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover; 44 p. ill.
Topics
HIV/AIDS
Fiction
Aboriginal Health
Abstract
Robert, a young man with HIV, returns to his Native community to attend a gathering and to speak to his people about his disease. The two children in the story learn about traditional Native culture while they learn about Robert's disease.
ISBN
1894778286
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FF 500.5 LOY 2005
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The Psychiatric Interview Explained

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121837
Robinson, David J. London, ON: Rapid Psychler Press , 2005. 2nd. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
CA 216 ROB 2005
American Psychiatric Association. Text is condensed from Three Spheres: A Psychiatric Interviewing Primer, 1 ed., c2001. Pocket-sized reference provides an introduction to psychiatric interviews. Topics include family history, personal history, medical history, mental status, review of symptoms, an…
Title
The Psychiatric Interview Explained
Author
Robinson, David J.
Edition
2nd
Place
London, ON
Publisher
Rapid Psychler Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
128 pages
Subjects
Psychiatry
Topics
Nursing
Clinical Teaching
Mental Health
Abstract
American Psychiatric Association. Text is condensed from Three Spheres: A Psychiatric Interviewing Primer, 1 ed., c2001. Pocket-sized reference provides an introduction to psychiatric interviews. Topics include family history, personal history, medical history, mental status, review of symptoms, and more. Previous edition: c2000. For clinicians. Softcover.
ISBN
9-781894-328289
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
CA 216 ROB 2005
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The everything parent's guide to the overweight child

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109215
Ford-Martin, Paula. Avon, MA: Adams Media , c2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 420 FOR 2005
This book offers an insight on what causes children to become overweight and how to help them to change their eating habits and become more physically active. Topics: Preventing emotional overeating; Increasing family awareness and sensitivity; Beating fat and calories when dining out; Incorporatin…
Title
The everything parent's guide to the overweight child
Author
Ford-Martin, Paula
Place
Avon, MA
Publisher
Adams Media
Year Published
c2005
Physical Description
Paperback: 304 p.
Series
Everything Series
Topics
Obesity
Weight Control
Children's Health-Diet/Nutrition
Young Adults-Diet/Nutrition
Abstract
This book offers an insight on what causes children to become overweight and how to help them to change their eating habits and become more physically active. Topics: Preventing emotional overeating; Increasing family awareness and sensitivity; Beating fat and calories when dining out; Incorporating physical activity into everyday routines; Tracking progress with journal entry pages.
ISBN
1593373112
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 420 FOR 2005
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The new father: A dad's guide to the first year

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109421
Brott, Armin A. New York, NY: Abbeville Press , 2004. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 605 BRO 2004
This handbook offers advice and encouragement to help new dads become effective, involved fathers. Illustrated with cartoons that underscore the joys and challenges of parenting, this book includes month to month tips to help new fathers during the baby's first year.
Title
The new father: A dad's guide to the first year
Author
Brott, Armin A
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Abbeville Press
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover; 320 p. : ill.
Topics
Fatherhood
Parenting
Infants
Abstract
This handbook offers advice and encouragement to help new dads become effective, involved fathers. Illustrated with cartoons that underscore the joys and challenges of parenting, this book includes month to month tips to help new fathers during the baby's first year.
ISBN
0789208067
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 605 BRO 2004
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Lucky horseshoes: A tale from the iris the dragon series

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110932
Grass, Gayle. Perth, ON: Iris the Dragon Inc. , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 265 GRA 2006
The story of Skippy, a youngster with ADHD, whose frustrations with her difficulties at school and home are gradually overome after she meets Iris the Green Dragon.
Title
Lucky horseshoes: A tale from the iris the dragon series
Author
Grass, Gayle
Place
Perth, ON
Publisher
Iris the Dragon Inc.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 48 p. : ill.
Topics
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Picture Books
Abstract
The story of Skippy, a youngster with ADHD, whose frustrations with her difficulties at school and home are gradually overome after she meets Iris the Green Dragon.
Notes
**Sept 17/12 #005961 listed as missing
ISBN
0968853218
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 265 GRA 2006
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The grieving garden: Living with the death of a child

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112936
Redfern, Suzanne, Gilbert, Susan K. Charlottesville, VA: Hampton Roads Publishing Company , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GV 255 RED 2008
Every year, some two million parents in the US suffer the death of a son or daughter. The unnatural sequence of the child's preceding the parent in death creates a wrenching loss and overwhelming emotional and spiritual disorientation. Most of these bereaved parents find relief from their isolation…
Title
The grieving garden: Living with the death of a child
Author
Redfern, Suzanne
Gilbert, Susan K.
Place
Charlottesville, VA
Publisher
Hampton Roads Publishing Company
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 258 p.
Topics
Coping with a Child's Death
Grief. Bereavement
Abstract
Every year, some two million parents in the US suffer the death of a son or daughter. The unnatural sequence of the child's preceding the parent in death creates a wrenching loss and overwhelming emotional and spiritual disorientation. Most of these bereaved parents find relief from their isolation only in the company of others like themselves. The Grieving Garden offers support, understanding, and, ultimately, comfort and hope from those who have sowed the same tears over the death of a child.
ISBN
9781571745811
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 RED 2008
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In the spirit of healing : let the music in

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113109
Nicholson, Kathryn, Smith, Elisabeth. 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 SPI 2001
This 17-track CD from the BC Cancer Agency combines music and narration to create a meditative medley for healing and relaxation.
Title
In the spirit of healing : let the music in
Author
Nicholson, Kathryn
Smith, Elisabeth
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Vancouver Clinic
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 audio CD
Topics
Stress Reduction Techniques
Cancer-Coping
Stress Reduction
Mind/Body
Music/Sound Therapy
Meditation
Abstract
This 17-track CD from the BC Cancer Agency combines music and narration to create a meditative medley for healing and relaxation.
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 SPI 2001
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La Parole aux Parents (The Voice of the Parents)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113354
Muller, Rosy. Bernex: Suisse: Éditions du CHU Sainte-Justine , 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 655 MUL 2006 STACKS
L'auteur, mère de deux enfants handicapés et animatrice de groupes d'échanges, donne la parole aux parents qu'elle a pu côtoyer durant de longues années, dans le cadre d'une association. ; The writer, also mother of two disabled children and facilitator of exchange groups, gives voice to parents sh…
Title
La Parole aux Parents (The Voice of the Parents)
Subtitle
Échanges entre parents d'enfants handicapés sur différents thèmes
Author
Muller, Rosy
Place
Bernex: Suisse
Publisher
Éditions du CHU Sainte-Justine
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 207 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Parenting
Abstract
L'auteur, mère de deux enfants handicapés et animatrice de groupes d'échanges, donne la parole aux parents qu'elle a pu côtoyer durant de longues années, dans le cadre d'une association.
The writer, also mother of two disabled children and facilitator of exchange groups, gives voice to parents she has met during years working for an association.
ISBN
1419651560
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 MUL 2006 STACKS
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Fifth discipline: The art and practice of the learning organization

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113890
Senge, Peter M. New York: Doubleday , 2006. Rev. ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 500 SEN 2006
The Fifth Discipline, is based on fifteen years of experience in putting the book's ideas into practice. As Senge makes clear, in the long run the only sustainable competitive advantage is your organization's ability to learn faster than the competition. The leadership stories in the book demonstra…
Title
Fifth discipline: The art and practice of the learning organization
Author
Senge, Peter M.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
New York
Publisher
Doubleday
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover, 445 p.
Topics
Management
Efficiency
Abstract
The Fifth Discipline, is based on fifteen years of experience in putting the book's ideas into practice. As Senge makes clear, in the long run the only sustainable competitive advantage is your organization's ability to learn faster than the competition. The leadership stories in the book demonstrate the many ways that the core ideas in The Fifth Discipline, many of which seemed radical when first published in 1990, have become deeply integrated into people's ways of seeing the world and their managerial practices.
ISBN
9780385517256
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 500 SEN 2006
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