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Adoptive families are families for keeps

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109273
Cowan, Lissa, Hill, Stephanie (Illustrator). Vancouver, BC: Groundwork Press , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GE 400 COW 2005
After living with three foster families, Tara is ready to be adopted. Like many children in BC, she experiences mixed emotions as she prepares to leave her temporary family. Children will follow Tara on her journey from foster care to adoption through a series of activities and a touching story. As…
Title
Adoptive families are families for keeps
Author
Cowan, Lissa
Hill, Stephanie (Illustrator)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Groundwork Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Spiral bound: 80 pages, 8.5 x 11 in
Topics
Adoption
Family
Adoption
Abstract
After living with three foster families, Tara is ready to be adopted. Like many children in BC, she experiences mixed emotions as she prepares to leave her temporary family. Children will follow Tara on her journey from foster care to adoption through a series of activities and a touching story. As a critical education tool, this activity book will provide social workers, foster parents, caregivers and educators with dynamic and instructive ways to introduce and discuss a wide range of adoption issues with young children. A companion CD-rom with exercises and discussion topics for professionals and caregivers to use with children going through the adoption process is also available.
ISBN
0973544457
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GE 400 COW 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Adoptive families are families for keeps book and CD set

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109278
Cowan, Lissa, Lee, Jennifer, Hill, Stephanie (Illustrator). Vancouver, BC: Groundwork Press , 2005. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GE 400 ADO 2005
As a critical education tool, this activity book will provide social workers, foster parents, caregivers and educators with dynamic and instructive ways to introduce and discuss a wide range of adoption issues with young children. After living with three foster families, Tara is ready to be adopted…
Title
Adoptive families are families for keeps book and CD set
Author
Cowan, Lissa
Lee, Jennifer
Hill, Stephanie (Illustrator)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Groundwork Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 spiral bound paperback, 80 pages, 8.5 x 11 in; 1 CD-ROM
Topics
Adoption
Family
Adoption
Abstract
As a critical education tool, this activity book will provide social workers, foster parents, caregivers and educators with dynamic and instructive ways to introduce and discuss a wide range of adoption issues with young children. After living with three foster families, Tara is ready to be adopted. Children will follow Tara on her journey from foster care to adoption through a series of activities and a touching story. The companion CD-rom guides professionals and caregivers through over 50 relevant exercises and discussion topics to use together with the activity book.
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GE 400 ADO 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Living with prenatal drug exposure: A guide for parents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108357
Cowan, Lissa, Lee, Jennifer, Cameron, Emilie (researcher and developer). Vancouver, BC: Groundwork Press , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
GH 220 COW 2003
This comprehensive book for parents and professionals introduces caregivers to the challenges of caring for a child prenatally exposed to drugs. The guide offers practical techniques and strategies, debunks well-known myths, explores social issues and includes a workbook section for parents and oth…
Title
Living with prenatal drug exposure: A guide for parents
Author
Cowan, Lissa
Lee, Jennifer
Cameron, Emilie (researcher and developer)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Groundwork Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; 118 p.
Series
Living Series
Topics
Prenatal Care Drug Use
Prenatal Drug Exposure
Abstract
This comprehensive book for parents and professionals introduces caregivers to the challenges of caring for a child prenatally exposed to drugs. The guide offers practical techniques and strategies, debunks well-known myths, explores social issues and includes a workbook section for parents and other caregivers.
Notes
On Sale! Original price = $21.20
ISBN
0914539205
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Call Number
GH 220 COW 2003
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Living with your grandchildren: A guide for grandparents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111081
Cowan, Lissa, Lee, Jennifer. Vancouver, BC: Groundwork 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
GK 625 LEE 2007
With chapters on grandparent and grandchild emotions, special needs, health and self-care, as well as an interactive Workbook section, this is the definitive book for the rising numbers of grandparents who find themselves raising their grandchildren.
Title
Living with your grandchildren: A guide for grandparents
Author
Cowan, Lissa
Lee, Jennifer
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Groundwork Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, p. 175
Topics
Parenting Grandchildren
Abstract
With chapters on grandparent and grandchild emotions, special needs, health and self-care, as well as an interactive Workbook section, this is the definitive book for the rising numbers of grandparents who find themselves raising their grandchildren.
ISBN
9780973544473
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 625 LEE 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Tara's Guide to Adoptive Families are Families for Keeps

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109274
Lee, Jennifer, Cowan, Lissa, Hill, Stephanie (Illustrator). Vancouver, BC: Groundwork Press , 2005. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GE 400 LEE 2005
This CD will help professionals and caregivers to use the activity book, Adoptive Families are Families for Keeps, in an in-depth and non-threatening way. The guide suggests strategies that adoption professionals can use to facilitate the child’s transition from foster care to adoption and enhance …
Title
Tara's Guide to Adoptive Families are Families for Keeps
Author
Lee, Jennifer
Cowan, Lissa
Hill, Stephanie (Illustrator)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Groundwork Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 CD-ROM; Windows only
Topics
Adoption
Family
Abstract
This CD will help professionals and caregivers to use the activity book, Adoptive Families are Families for Keeps, in an in-depth and non-threatening way. The guide suggests strategies that adoption professionals can use to facilitate the child’s transition from foster care to adoption and enhance his or her emotional and psychological well-being. Tara's Guide to Adoptive Families are Families for Keeps will enable professionals and caregivers to introduce and discuss with greater ease a wide range of adoption issues with young children.
Notes
To be used with the "Adoptive Families are Families for Keeps" Workbook.
ISBN
0973544465
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GE 400 LEE 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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