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Rufus, Rob. New York, NY: Touchstone , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 R927 2016
Title
Die young with me : a memoir
Author
Rufus, Rob
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Touchstone
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
viii, 382 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Neoplasms - psychology
Cancer Survivors
Adolescent
Young Adult
Music
Autobiography
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9781501142628
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 R927 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Together we will win : what happens when we don't talk about testicular cancer : a young man's story

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19794
McWhirt, Karen A. Denver, CO: Outskirts Press, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ858 M177 2010
Title
Together we will win : what happens when we don't talk about testicular cancer : a young man's story
Author
McWhirt, Karen A
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Outskirts Press, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
340 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Testicular Neoplasms
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Young Adult
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781432748678
143274867X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ858 M177 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
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CaN'Tswer : how I couldn't...what I found

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19910
Thanh, David. Vancouver, BC: PocketBunny Productions , 2008. (Video, DVD) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 T367 2008
Ten years after his leukemia diagnosis, Ryan is a survivor who is reluctant to take risks and move forward with his life. The opportunity to take a backpacking trip through the Andes Mountains changes him and his perception of his cancer experience from one of Survivor to Thriver.
Title
CaN'Tswer : how I couldn't...what I found
Author
Thanh, David
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
PocketBunny Productions
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
16 minutes
Subjects
Leukemia
Leukemia - psychology
Survivors - psychology
Life Change Events
Young Adult
Autobiography
Abstract
Ten years after his leukemia diagnosis, Ryan is a survivor who is reluctant to take risks and move forward with his life. The opportunity to take a backpacking trip through the Andes Mountains changes him and his perception of his cancer experience from one of Survivor to Thriver.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 T367 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Primal teen: What the new discoveries about the teenage brain tell us about our kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106254
Strauch, Barbara. New York, NY: Doubleday , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 100 STR 2003
Book discusses the latest research, including brain scans that show changes in the brain's structure and function that could explain the "crazy" behavior exhibited by youth. In addition to reviewing various research projects around the country, the author also includes discussions with both parents…
Title
Primal teen: What the new discoveries about the teenage brain tell us about our kids
Author
Strauch, Barbara
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Doubleday
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Hardcover: 256 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.93 x 9.48 x 6.42
Topics
Young Adults
Brain
Child Behaviour
Abstract
Book discusses the latest research, including brain scans that show changes in the brain's structure and function that could explain the "crazy" behavior exhibited by youth. In addition to reviewing various research projects around the country, the author also includes discussions with both parents and youth.
ISBN
9780385503396
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 100 STR 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Cockeyed: A memoir of going blind

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109623
Knighton, Ryan. New York, NY: Public Affairs , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 KNI 2006
This is a tragicomic, politically incorrect, and astoundingly articulate memoir about going blind–and growing up. In this book, which ricochets between meditation and black comedy, the Vancouver born author tells the story of his fifteen-year descent into blindness while incidentally revealing the …
Title
Cockeyed: A memoir of going blind
Author
Knighton, Ryan
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Public Affairs
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Hardcover, 263 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Young Adults-Life Transitions
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This is a tragicomic, politically incorrect, and astoundingly articulate memoir about going blind–and growing up. In this book, which ricochets between meditation and black comedy, the Vancouver born author tells the story of his fifteen-year descent into blindness while incidentally revealing the world of the sighted in all its phenomenal peculiarity.
ISBN
1586483293
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 KNI 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Social skills training: For children and adolescents with asperger syndrome and social-communication problems

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108720
Baker, Jed E., Myles, Brenda S. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publishing Company , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2003
This is a comprehensive and user-friendly book containing a complete social skills training package for students of all ages. After brief introductory chapters on skills to target, instructional strategies, behavior management, promoting generalization, etc. the reader is presented with 70 of the s…
Title
Social skills training: For children and adolescents with asperger syndrome and social-communication problems
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Myles, Brenda S.
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 232 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Behaviour
Young Adults Social Behaviour
Abstract
This is a comprehensive and user-friendly book containing a complete social skills training package for students of all ages. After brief introductory chapters on skills to target, instructional strategies, behavior management, promoting generalization, etc. the reader is presented with 70 of the skills that most commonly cause difficulty for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and social-communication problems. The presentation of each skill consists of a reproducible skill handout, as well as activity sheets listing ways teachers and parents can demonstrate, practice, and reinforce the skill in the classroom and at home. A concluding chapter on promoting peer acceptance offers sensitivity training programs for both students of various age groups and school staff.
ISBN
1 931282 20 X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2003
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106451
Myles, Brenda Smith, Southwick, Jack. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publisher Co. , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 MYL 1999
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills develo…
Title
Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns
Author
Myles, Brenda Smith
Southwick, Jack
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publisher Co.
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback: 106 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.31 x 9.00 x 6.16
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Anger
Child Behaviour
Emotional Health
Children's Emotions
Young Adults
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills development, including self-awareness, self-calming and self-management thereby promoting effective lifelong practices. The clear and concise discussion of the rage cycle and what can be done to stop it from escalating offers helpful suggestions designed to help children and youth function more successfully both at home and at school.
ISBN
9780967251431
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 MYL 1999
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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