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Can I catch it like a cold? Coping with a parent's depression

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111440
Weissman, Joe (ill). Toronto, ON: Tundra Books , 2009. (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 255 CEN 2009
This illustrated story book explores common questions asked by children when a parent has depression. Through the story of a boy coping with his father's depression, it encourages conversation and dialogue, offers reassurance, and addresses children's fears. It is intended for use by parents, exten…
Title
Can I catch it like a cold? Coping with a parent's depression
Author
Weissman, Joe (ill)
Corporate Author
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Tundra Books
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p. (ill)
Topics
Picture Books
Depression
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Mental Health/Illness
Abstract
This illustrated story book explores common questions asked by children when a parent has depression. Through the story of a boy coping with his father's depression, it encourages conversation and dialogue, offers reassurance, and addresses children's fears. It is intended for use by parents, extended family, teachers and mental health professionals who want to address the impact of depression in children’s lives.
Notes
Written for children aged 5-9 years.
ISBN
9780887769566
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 255 CEN 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Patterson, Barbara, Collie, Scott (ill.). Canada: Barb Patterson , [nd]. (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 255 PAT [nd]
This book aims to help facilitate a conversation with a child who is coping with a parent who has a mental health issue.
Title
Mommy's different faces
Author
Patterson, Barbara
Collie, Scott (ill.)
Place
Canada
Publisher
Barb Patterson
Year Published
[nd]
Physical Description
Softcover: 41 p.
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Children's Emotions
Picture Books
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Abstract
This book aims to help facilitate a conversation with a child who is coping with a parent who has a mental health issue.
ISBN
9780981364414
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 255 PAT [nd]
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Someone in my family has a mental illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104112
Brindamour, Lyne. [North Vancouver, BC]: Family Services of the North Shore , 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 CD 255 BRI 2000
General introduction for children on mental illness; Personal experiences of child dealing with family member who has mental illness; Child's emotions about mental illness; Coping skills for children; Exercises to help children cope; Simple description of mental illness and treatments.
Title
Someone in my family has a mental illness
Author
Brindamour, Lyne
Place
[North Vancouver, BC]
Publisher
Family Services of the North Shore
Year Published
2000
Topics
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Mental Health/Illness
Picture Books
Abstract
General introduction for children on mental illness; Personal experiences of child dealing with family member who has mental illness; Child's emotions about mental illness; Coping skills for children; Exercises to help children cope; Simple description of mental illness and treatments.
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 255 BRI 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Turbo Max: A story for siblings and friends of children with bipolar disorder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111516
Anglada, Tracy, Baxedndale, Deirdre. Murdock, FL: BP Children , 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 CD 255 ANG 2008
This is a story of Rick, whose hope to get a remote control car seems dashed when his sister is hospitalized with bipolar disorder. Other siblings of children with bioplar disorder can relate to Max's struggle to understand and cope with his sister's illness, and to the wide variety of feelings he …
Title
Turbo Max: A story for siblings and friends of children with bipolar disorder
Author
Anglada, Tracy
Baxedndale, Deirdre
Place
Murdock, FL
Publisher
BP Children
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 30 p.: ill.
Topics
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Manic-Depression. Bipolar Disorder
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Picture Books
Abstract
This is a story of Rick, whose hope to get a remote control car seems dashed when his sister is hospitalized with bipolar disorder. Other siblings of children with bioplar disorder can relate to Max's struggle to understand and cope with his sister's illness, and to the wide variety of feelings he experiences.
Notes
Ages 8-12.
ISBN
9780981739601
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 255 ANG 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Wish upon a star: A story for children with a parent who is mentally ill

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog102742
Laskin, Pamela, Moskowitz, Addie Alexander, Lemieux, Margo (Illustrator). New York, NY: Magination Press , 1991. (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 255 LAS 1991
A wonderful book for discussion and helping young children cope with growing up with a mentally ill parent.
Title
Wish upon a star: A story for children with a parent who is mentally ill
Author
Laskin, Pamela
Moskowitz, Addie Alexander
Lemieux, Margo (Illustrator)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Magination Press
Year Published
1991
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Picture Books
Mental Disorders-Coping for the Family
Abstract
A wonderful book for discussion and helping young children cope with growing up with a mentally ill parent.
Notes
Ages 3-6 years
ISBN
0-945354-30-4
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 255 LAS 1991
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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