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Mills, Joyce C., Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator). New York, NY: Magination Press , 1992. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 MIL 1992
In this healing story, a little tree loses some of her branches in a storm. She experiences emotions of fear, self-blame, and worry so common to children facing serious medical problems. The little tree in the forest survives the storm and learns that although many branches and leaves were lost, sh…
Title
Little tree
Subtitle
A story for children with serious medical problems
Author
Mills, Joyce C.
Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Magination Press
Year Published
1992
Physical Description
Softcover: ill., 28 p.
Topics
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Amputation. Limb Prosthesis
Children's Health-Accidents and Injuries
Picture Books
Abstract
In this healing story, a little tree loses some of her branches in a storm. She experiences emotions of fear, self-blame, and worry so common to children facing serious medical problems. The little tree in the forest survives the storm and learns that although many branches and leaves were lost, she still has deep roots, a strong trunk and a beautiful heart. Children will discover that they too have strengths and abilities for living happy lives. A relaxation exercise is included.
ISBN
0945354517
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 MIL 1992
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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 learning tree : Overcoming learning disabilities from the ground up

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113498
Greenspan, Stanley I., Greenspan, Nancy Thorndike. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 GRE 2010
Title
The learning tree : Overcoming learning disabilities from the ground up
Author
Greenspan, Stanley I.
Greenspan, Nancy Thorndike
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Year Published
2010
Topics
Learning Differences.Learning Disabilities
ISBN
9780738212333
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 GRE 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Little tree: A story for children with serious medical problems

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108416
Mills, Joyce C., Sebern, Brian (illustrator). Washington, DC: Magination Press , 2003. 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
JUNIOR CF 200 MIL 2003
Although she is saddened that storm damage has caused her to lose some of her branches, Little Tree draws strength and happiness from the knowledge that she still has a strong trunk, deep roots, and a beautiful heart.
Title
Little tree: A story for children with serious medical problems
Author
Mills, Joyce C.
Sebern, Brian (illustrator)
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Magination Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; 32 p.
Topics
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Amputation. Limb Prosthesis
Children's Health-Accidents and Injuries
Picture Books
Abstract
Although she is saddened that storm damage has caused her to lose some of her branches, Little Tree draws strength and happiness from the knowledge that she still has a strong trunk, deep roots, and a beautiful heart.
Notes
Target Audience: Ages 4-8
ISBN
[1591470420]
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 MIL 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 22, 2016
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Far from the tree: Parents, children, and the search for identity

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112354
Solomon, Andrew. Toronto, ON: Scribner , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 600 SOL 2012
Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodi…
Title
Far from the tree: Parents, children, and the search for identity
Author
Solomon, Andrew
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Scribner
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Hardcover: 702 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Relationships
Parenting
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodigies, who are conceived in rape, who become criminals, who are transgender. While each of these characteristics is potentially isolating, the experience of difference within families is universal, as are the triumphs of love Solomon documents in every chapter.
ISBN
9780743236713
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 SOL 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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