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The boys' guide to growing up: Choices and changes during puberty

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113189
Couwenhoven, Terri. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2012. (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 COU 2012
Written at a third-grade reading level for boys ages 9-16 with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, fragile X, or other special needs. ; The book's succint text, realistic illustrations, and learning activities enable boys to read the book themselves or follow along with the a…
Title
The boys' guide to growing up: Choices and changes during puberty
Author
Couwenhoven, Terri
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 64 p.
Topics
Puberty
Child Development
Abstract
Written at a third-grade reading level for boys ages 9-16 with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, fragile X, or other special needs.
The book's succint text, realistic illustrations, and learning activities enable boys to read the book themselves or follow along with the aid of an adult. Its reassuring, matter-of-fact tone shows boys what changes--inside and out--to expect during puberty, and how to manage them:
Growth spurts and bigger muscles
Voice cracking and deepening
Blemishes and oily skin
Body and facial hair
Moodiness
Crushes, flirting, and sexual feelings
Erections, wet dreams, and masturbation
ISBN
9781606130896
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 COU 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The girls' guide to growing up: Choices & changes in the tween years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113190
Couwenhoven, Terri. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 COU 2011
This guide for girls with intellectual disabilities is an introduction to the physical and emotional changes they'll encounter during puberty. Written on a third-grade reading level for preteens or young teenaged girls to read by themselves or with a parent, it's filled with age-appropriate facts, …
Title
The girls' guide to growing up: Choices & changes in the tween years
Author
Couwenhoven, Terri
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 60 p.
Topics
Puberty
Child Development
Abstract
This guide for girls with intellectual disabilities is an introduction to the physical and emotional changes they'll encounter during puberty. Written on a third-grade reading level for preteens or young teenaged girls to read by themselves or with a parent, it's filled with age-appropriate facts, realistic illustrations and photos, icons, and a Q&A. The Girls' Guide to Growing Up advises girls about their changing bodies, privacy issues, and how to feel their best, including:
What is puberty?
Body changes (height & shape, breasts & bras, body hair, skin & blemishes, body odor)
Emotional changes (moodiness & handling your feelings, sexual feelings & what to do about them, flirting do's & don't's)
Periods (what to expect, using a pad)
Hygiene (keeping face & body clean, showering, using deodorant)
Privacy, safety & social appropriateness (private parts, rules for who can touch you & when, rules for touching others, what to do if you feel unsafe)
ISBN
9781606130261
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 COU 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Teaching children with down syndrome about their bodies, boundaries, and sexuality: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111355
Couwenhoven, Terri. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 COU 2007
This resource, for parents and professionals, is written by a parent of a child with down syndrome who is also a sexual educator. It provides information about how to educate children and youth with intellectual disabilities about human sexuality, including such topics as: private body parts; expre…
Title
Teaching children with down syndrome about their bodies, boundaries, and sexuality: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Couwenhoven, Terri
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 323 p.
Topics
Down Syndrome
Sexual Health
Social Skills
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Sexuality
Friendship
Puberty
Relationships
Abstract
This resource, for parents and professionals, is written by a parent of a child with down syndrome who is also a sexual educator. It provides information about how to educate children and youth with intellectual disabilities about human sexuality, including such topics as: private body parts; expressing emotions; personal space; self-care; privacy; gender identity; and showing affection. The appendices contain teaching material and aids.
ISBN
9781890627331
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 COU 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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