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L'addiction chez les adolescents : Psychologie de la conduite addictive : cannabis, tabac, alcool, alimentation, jeux vidéo, jeux d'argent

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122044
Battaglia, Nicole, Gierski, Fabien. Paris: De Boeck-Solal , 2014. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
DA 100 BAT 2014
Les manifestations du phénomène d'addiction chez les adolescents sont devenues spectaculaires. L'ampleur du binge-drinking, le recours aux substances psychoactives (les drogues), etc., inquiètent la société, les professionnels de santé, les parents... voire les jeunes eux-mêmes. ; Mais trop souvent…
Title
L'addiction chez les adolescents : Psychologie de la conduite addictive : cannabis, tabac, alcool, alimentation, jeux vidéo, jeux d'argent
Author
Battaglia, Nicole
Gierski, Fabien
Place
Paris
Publisher
De Boeck-Solal
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover ; xv, 234 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Adolescent-Mental Health
Substance Use
Substance Abuse
Abstract
Les manifestations du phénomène d'addiction chez les adolescents sont devenues spectaculaires. L'ampleur du binge-drinking, le recours aux substances psychoactives (les drogues), etc., inquiètent la société, les professionnels de santé, les parents... voire les jeunes eux-mêmes.
Mais trop souvent l'analyse de ce phénomène reste simpliste, confond consommation et dépendance, et se limite aux chiffres plutôt qu'à leur sens. Une telle approche strictement factuelle n'offre guère d'explication à cette tendance et contribue à opposer trop volontiers répression, éducation et soin.
Ce livre se situe dans une toute autre perspective. Les auteurs, avec la diversité disciplinaire qui les caractérise, cherchent non seulement à mieux définir les divers modes d'addiction (incluant les troubles alimentaires et même la passion) et leurs niveaux de gravité, mais aussi à mieux les comprendre et à les mettre en perspective pour en saisir le sens. En un mot : cet ouvrage propose une approche scientifique de l'addiction, c'est-à-dire rigoureuse, objective et intelligente sans être jargonnante ni pontifiante.
Il fait état des recherches les plus récentes et propose de situer l'addiction dans un contexte dynamique. En outre, il prépare l'avenir de la recherche dans ce domaine, en posant des questions parfois dérangeantes.
Il faut avoir lu ce livre si l'on veut comprendre ce phénomène et surtout avant de mettre en place des actions de prévention à l'intention des adolescents.
ISBN
9782353272440
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
DA 100 BAT 2014
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https://addictionresource.com/

Washington, DC: , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Addiction Resource was founded in 2005 to provide a community for those recovering from addiction and to help patients find the highest quality care for a successful recovery. Our goal is to provide resources to help patients and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery, and c…
Title
Addiction resource
Place
Washington, DC
Year Published
2016
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Substance Abuse
Abstract
Addiction Resource was founded in 2005 to provide a community for those recovering from addiction and to help patients find the highest quality care for a successful recovery. Our goal is to provide resources to help patients and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery, and can successfully overcome addiction for life. We believe in our ability to help improve the lives of others, and belief is what motivates us to educate and support our readers every day.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://addictionresource.com/
Audience
Patient or Public

Addiction treatment: A strengths perspective

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112251
Van Wormer, Katherine, Rae Davis, Diane. California: Thomson Brooks/Cole , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
DA 100 VAN 2003
This book examines addictions on three levels: physical, psychological, and social. In the first half, the authors explore the nature of addiction and its conceptualization. In the second half, they put today's conceptualizations in historical and theoretical context.
Title
Addiction treatment: A strengths perspective
Author
Van Wormer, Katherine
Rae Davis, Diane
Place
California
Publisher
Thomson Brooks/Cole
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Softcover: 427 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
This book examines addictions on three levels: physical, psychological, and social. In the first half, the authors explore the nature of addiction and its conceptualization. In the second half, they put today's conceptualizations in historical and theoretical context.
ISBN
0-534-59670-3
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
DA 100 VAN 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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American society of addiction medicine (ASAM)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113903

http://www.asam.org/

Chevy Chase, MD: , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
ASAM, founded in 1954, is a professional society representing over 3,700 physicians, clinicians and associated professionals in the field of addiction medicine. ASAM is dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment, educating physicians and the public, supporting r…
Title
American society of addiction medicine (ASAM)
Place
Chevy Chase, MD
Year Published
2016
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Substance Abuse
Abstract
ASAM, founded in 1954, is a professional society representing over 3,700 physicians, clinicians and associated professionals in the field of addiction medicine. ASAM is dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment, educating physicians and the public, supporting research and prevention, and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addiction.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.asam.org/
Audience
Patient or Public

Ces dépendances qui nous gouvernent : Comment s'en libérer ?

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121621
Lowenstein, William, Rouch, Dominique. [Paris, France]: Calmann-Lévy , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
DA 100 LOW 2005
Cyberdépendant, joueur pathologique, dépendant affectif ou hyperactif sexuel, accro à l'alcool, au tabac, au cannabis, aux médicaments, au travail, au téléphone, au café... L'addiction nous guette tous. Pourquoi sommes-nous tous des dépendants potentiels ? Qu'est-ce qui fait basculer de l'usage fes…
Title
Ces dépendances qui nous gouvernent : Comment s'en libérer ?
Alternate Title
Ces dependances qui nous gouvernent : Comment s en liberer?
Author
Lowenstein, William
Rouch, Dominique
Place
[Paris, France]
Publisher
Calmann-Lévy
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
317 pages
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
Cyberdépendant, joueur pathologique, dépendant affectif ou hyperactif sexuel, accro à l'alcool, au tabac, au cannabis, aux médicaments, au travail, au téléphone, au café... L'addiction nous guette tous. Pourquoi sommes-nous tous des dépendants potentiels ? Qu'est-ce qui fait basculer de l'usage festif à l'abus, puis à la dépendance ? Que recherche-t-on dans les substances ou les comportements addictifs ? Pourquoi est-on plus vulnérable à certains moments de sa vie ? Comment vit-on quand un plaisir devient un enfer ? Comment retrouve-t-on sa liberté ? Dans cet ouvrage de référence, les principales dépendances de notre siècle sont analysées par le Dr Lowenstein, spécialiste des addictions. A travers son expérience, il nous en explique les mécanismes et nous dit comment sortir de ce qu'il nomme " la maladie des émotions ".
ISBN
978-2253115762
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
DA 100 LOW 2005
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Flipping the world: Viewing the world through a blue lens.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111418

http://www.nfb.ca/film/flipping_the_world_drugs_through_a_blue_lens/

(Video)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the link above to view the video on-line.
This film focuses on youth and drug addiction from the perspective of those who have been there. Seven high school students of different cultures meet with members of the Odd Squad – Vancouver police officers who, since 1998, have been filming people addicted to drugs. The students talk to the cops…
Title
Flipping the world: Viewing the world through a blue lens.
Physical Description
Streaming video: 30 min.
Topics
Street Drugs. Recreational Drugs
Addictive Behaviour
Young Adults-At-Risk Behaviour
Abstract
This film focuses on youth and drug addiction from the perspective of those who have been there. Seven high school students of different cultures meet with members of the Odd Squad – Vancouver police officers who, since 1998, have been filming people addicted to drugs. The students talk to the cops, then meet some young people in recovery and others struggling with drug addiction. A useful tool for teachers, educators and others who work with youth, to generate discussion.
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.nfb.ca/film/flipping_the_world_drugs_through_a_blue_lens/
URL Notes
Click the link above to view the video on-line.
Audience
Patient or Public

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/other-languages

BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information. Vancouver, BC: BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This webpage offers links to resources on mental illness and substance use disorders. Family and friends and community service providers will be able to easily download these PDFs, organized by language. These fact sheets were developed and tested through a community process to make sure the transl…
Title
Here to Help
Subtitle
Other languages
Corporate Author
BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
This webpage offers links to resources on mental illness and substance use disorders. Family and friends and community service providers will be able to easily download these PDFs, organized by language. These fact sheets were developed and tested through a community process to make sure the translations are accurate as well as sensitive. The resources are available in the following languages: Arabic, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Farsi (Persian)/Dari, French, Korean, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Japanese, and Vietnamese.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://heretohelp.bc.ca/other-languages
Audience
Patient or Public

Jeux vidéo, alcool, cannabis, prévenir et accompagner son adolescent

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122148
Phan, Olivier. Solar , 2017. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 330 PHA 2017
Moment charnière entre L'enfance et l'âge adulte, l'adolescence est cette période de la vie où un jeune acquiert son indépendance. Cette quête d'autonomie, qui n'est pas un choix mais une nécessité, passe par des essais et des prises de risque. Les parents peuvent se sentir désarmés, avoir l'impres…
Title
Jeux vidéo, alcool, cannabis, prévenir et accompagner son adolescent
Alternate Title
[Jeux video, alcool, cannabis, prevenir et accompagner son adolescent]
Author
Phan, Olivier
Publisher
Solar
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
Softcover ; 356 p.
Topics
Young Adults-At Risk Behaviour
Parenting
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
Moment charnière entre L'enfance et l'âge adulte, l'adolescence est cette période de la vie où un jeune acquiert son indépendance. Cette quête d'autonomie, qui n'est pas un choix mais une nécessité, passe par des essais et des prises de risque. Les parents peuvent se sentir désarmés, avoir l'impression qu'ils ne sont plus écoutés, que leur adolescent échappe à tout contrôle. Pourtant, ils doivent l'accompagner au mieux pour lui permettre de vivre et de savourer les expériences de son âge, sans perte de chance pour son avenir. Essayer le cannabis ne conduit pas inéluctablement à la toxicomanie. En revanche, fumer pour gérer ses émotions constitue une consommation à risque. De même que jouer est indispensable à l'homme, trouver dans les jeux vidéo un moyen de fuir la réalité pose un vrai problème. Enfin, la fête et l'alcool font très bon ménage, sauf lorsqu'ils transforment la prise de risque en une réelle mise en danger.Quand un adolescent a une conduite problématique, lui faire entendre raison n'est pas chose facile. Son cerveau, encore en développement, privilégie l'émotionnel au rationnel. Face à cette réalité, ce sont des liens de confiance, solides et stables, qui vont permettre aux parents d'accompagner leur enfant. Faire confiance à son adolescent et à ses compétences de parents est un élément clé pour l'épanouissement de tous.Dans cet ouvrage, des spécialistes proposent un autre regard sur l'adolescence et préconisent des attitudes parentales issues de leur pratique clinique auprès de familles d'adolescents.
ISBN
9782263148231
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 330 PHA 2017
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Berg, Beverly. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
DB 155 BER 2014
In Loving Someone in Recovery, therapist Beverly Berg offers powerful tools for the partners of recovering addicts. Based in mindfulness, attachment theory, and neurobiology, this book will help readers sustain emotional stability in their relationships, increase effective communication, establish …
Title
Loving someone in recovery
Author
Berg, Beverly
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover 202 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Addictive Behaviour Recovery
Addictive Behaviour-Coping for the Family
Abstract
In Loving Someone in Recovery, therapist Beverly Berg offers powerful tools for the partners of recovering addicts. Based in mindfulness, attachment theory, and neurobiology, this book will help readers sustain emotional stability in their relationships, increase effective communication, establish boundaries, and take real steps toward reigniting intimacy.
ISBN
9781608828982
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
DB 155 BER 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 14, 2019
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http://www.mindcheck.ca/

Fraser Health Authority, BC Mental Health and Addiction Services, Provincial Health Services Authority. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Mind Check is a website created in order to assist young people to identify and understand mental distress they may be experiencing and to link them to sources of help that will enable them to learn skills and strategies to manage these problems. Being able to recognize early signs and finding ways…
Title
Mind Check
Corporate Author
Fraser Health Authority
BC Mental Health and Addiction Services
Provincial Health Services Authority
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Street Drugs. Recreational Drugs
Stress
Young Adults
Young Adults-At-Risk Behaviour
Young Adults ? Social Behaviour
Young Adults Health Promotion
Crisis Intervention
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
Mind Check is a website created in order to assist young people to identify and understand mental distress they may be experiencing and to link them to sources of help that will enable them to learn skills and strategies to manage these problems. Being able to recognize early signs and finding ways to deal with mental health challenges and substance use increases the chances of better long-term outcomes and positive mental health across the lifespan.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.mindcheck.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public
Crosson, Denise D., Motz, Mike (ill.). Las Vegas, NV: Central Recovery 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
JUNIOR DA 150 CRO 2008
This illustrated book is about Janey, a young girl whose mother has entered a center for addiction treament. It explores the issues children often face when an addicted parent seeks help. It includes a parent's guide.
Title
Mommy's gone to treatment
Author
Crosson, Denise D.
Motz, Mike (ill.)
Place
Las Vegas, NV
Publisher
Central Recovery Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: [44]: ill.
Topics
Picture Books
Addictive Behaviour-Coping for the Family
Abstract
This illustrated book is about Janey, a young girl whose mother has entered a center for addiction treament. It explores the issues children often face when an addicted parent seeks help. It includes a parent's guide.
Notes
Ages 4 - 8 years.
ISBN
9780979986918
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR DA 150 CRO 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Notre cerveau et le plaisir: Pour comprendre les addictions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121466
Loonis, Eric. Editions Negrefont , 2015. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
DA 100 LOO 2015
Nous sommes tous des « drogués » à tout un ensemble de comportements nécessaires qui nous procurent du plaisir ou nous soulagent d?une souffrance. Ces comportements de la vie quotidienne nous confrontent parfois à des effets de manque, d?habituation, de dépendance. Au-delà des drogues, des médicame…
Title
Notre cerveau et le plaisir: Pour comprendre les addictions
Author
Loonis, Eric
Publisher
Editions Negrefont
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Pbk, 271 p.
Subjects
Addiction
Addiction--Recovery
Addictions--Recovery
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
Nous sommes tous des « drogués » à tout un ensemble de comportements nécessaires qui nous procurent du plaisir ou nous soulagent d?une souffrance. Ces comportements de la vie quotidienne nous confrontent parfois à des effets de manque, d?habituation, de dépendance. Au-delà des drogues, des médicaments psychotropes, il s?avère que de nombreuses sources de stimulation font l?objet d?un investissement addictif. Nous pouvons consommer travail, télévision, internet, distractions, des personnes, l?amour, la sexualité? comme d?autres consomment de l?héroïne. Le Dr Éric Loonis construit pas à pas, en prenant appui sur les bases scientifiques de la neurobiologie, un modèle qui intègre toutes ces addictions, nous permettant de comprendre les liens entre les addictions maladives et toutes ces autres addictions de la vie quotidienne, dont nous sommes souvent les esclaves. L?ouvrage nous donne alors quelques pistes pour prendre de la distance par rapport à nos dépendances.
ISBN
9781515292494
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
DA 100 LOO 2015
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's, Family Support and Resource Centre Available
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Quand les écrans deviennent neurotoxiques: Protégeons le cerveau de nos enfants !

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122054
Duflo, Sabine. Vanves Cedex: Marabout , 2018. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 200 DUF 2018
Troubles de l'attention, retards de langage, absence de sociabilité, hyperactivité : sortez votre enfant de son addiction aux écrans ! Votre enfant a du mal à se concentrer et paraît en permanence dans sa bulle ? Rien ne semble l'intéresser en dehors de sa tablette ou de votre smartphone, il s'éner…
Title
Quand les écrans deviennent neurotoxiques: Protégeons le cerveau de nos enfants !
Alternate Title
Quand les ecrans deviennent neurotoxiques: Protegeons le cerveau de nos enfants !
Author
Duflo, Sabine
Place
Vanves Cedex
Publisher
Marabout
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover ; 254 p.
Topics
Child Development
Brain
Neuropsychology
Promoting Health/Preventing Disease
Language Communication
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Social Skills
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
Troubles de l'attention, retards de langage, absence de sociabilité, hyperactivité : sortez votre enfant de son addiction aux écrans ! Votre enfant a du mal à se concentrer et paraît en permanence dans sa bulle ? Rien ne semble l'intéresser en dehors de sa tablette ou de votre smartphone, il s'énerve facilement et peut se montrer violent ? Et si le problème venait d'une surexposition aux écrans ? Il en faut peu pour rendre son enfant accro aux écrans : une télévision allumée en permanence, des dessins animés pour lui faire avaler ses repas, des jeux sur applications pour « stimuler » son éveil ou obtenir un moment de paix, l'exemple de ses parents rivés sur leur smartphone ou leurs jeux vidéo etc. Les centres médicaux-psychologiques sont aujourd'hui assaillis d enfants addicts aux écrans dès le berceau, souffrant de troubles massifs de l'attention, et même de symptômes graves évoquant l autisme: retards de langage, grande agitation, défaut de sociabilité, comportements parfois violents. À travers de nombreux cas de patients et en expliquant les processus qui mènent aux différents symptômes, Sabine Duflo, psychologue, pousse un cri d'alerte : les écrans sont des retardateurs puissants de développement. Elle expose sa fameuse méthode des « 4 Pas » qui permet à l enfant de s'approprier l'écran sans en devenir captif, méthode qui connaît un vif succès auprès des professionnels de l enfance.
ISBN
9782501124034
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 200 DUF 2018
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Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112241

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf

McCune, Stephanie. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority , 2012. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Title
Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances
Author
McCune, Stephanie
Corporate Author
Discovery Youth & Family Services
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 111 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Street Drugs. Recreational Drugs
Young Adults
Abstract
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Supporting a friend or family member with a mental illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111969

http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/factsheet/supporting-a-friend-or-family-member-with-a-mental-illness

BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information. Vancouver, BC: BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This site lists links aimed at family members of those with a mental illness or substance use disorder. These resources help users educate themselves about the mental or substance use disorder to take an active role in their family member's recovery.
Title
Supporting a friend or family member with a mental illness
Corporate Author
BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Caregiving-Directories. Resource Guides
Addictive Behaviour-Coping for the Family
Abstract
This site lists links aimed at family members of those with a mental illness or substance use disorder. These resources help users educate themselves about the mental or substance use disorder to take an active role in their family member's recovery.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/factsheet/supporting-a-friend-or-family-member-with-a-mental-illness
Audience
Patient or Public

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/you_and_substance_use_workbook.pdf

Centre for Addictions Research of BC. Victoria, BC: BC Mental Health and Addiction Services , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This online resource, aimed at youth, discusses drug use/substance abuse. In a friendly, non-judgemental, plain-language style, this resource uses the best information from research to guide you through the process of understanding more about the role of alcohol or other drugs in your life. It uses…
Title
You and substance use
Subtitle
Stuff to think about...and ways to make changes
Corporate Author
Centre for Addictions Research of BC
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
BC Mental Health and Addiction Services
Year Published
2011
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Abstract
This online resource, aimed at youth, discusses drug use/substance abuse. In a friendly, non-judgemental, plain-language style, this resource uses the best information from research to guide you through the process of understanding more about the role of alcohol or other drugs in your life. It uses stories, quotes, cartoons, and lots of questions and tips to help you be more curious and thoughtful, wherever you are on your journey to making changes. This workbook was developed by the Centre for Addictions Research of BC.
Table of Contents:
You are unique
You matter
You are not alone
People use drugs
Drugs have the potential to both help and harm
Drugs play only a small part in the story of risk and harm
Drug problems are just like other problems
Change is sometimes necessary
Change is always possible
More on why some people lose their way with drugs
Tips and tools
Harm reduction strategies
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/you_and_substance_use_workbook.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

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