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Help yourself for teens: Real-life advice for real-life challenges

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109213
Pelzer, Dave. Toronto, ON: Plume , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 150 PEL 2005
This book offers teenagers practical solutions for overcoming their own hardships, focusing on three areas: facing current and past problems; realizing the importance of decisions; and finally, never giving up on oneself.
Title
Help yourself for teens: Real-life advice for real-life challenges
Author
Pelzer, Dave
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Plume
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback: 180 p.
Topics
Young Adults-Self-Help
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
This book offers teenagers practical solutions for overcoming their own hardships, focusing on three areas: facing current and past problems; realizing the importance of decisions; and finally, never giving up on oneself.
Notes
Young adults
ISBN
0452286522
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 150 PEL 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Knowing me, knowing you: The I-sight way to understand yourself and others

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108331
Espeland, Pamela. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 300 ESP 2001
Based on the DiSC® Dimensions of Behavior model, I-Sight instrument is the Personal Profile System for ages 12-18. Teens learn about DiSC, take the I-Sight insturment, score it themselves, discover their preferred dimension(s) of behavior, and explore ways to interact more effectively with the peop…
Title
Knowing me, knowing you: The I-sight way to understand yourself and others
Author
Espeland, Pamela.
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback, 118 p.
Topics
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Self-Identity
Relationships
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
Based on the DiSC® Dimensions of Behavior model, I-Sight instrument is the Personal Profile System for ages 12-18. Teens learn about DiSC, take the I-Sight insturment, score it themselves, discover their preferred dimension(s) of behavior, and explore ways to interact more effectively with the people in their lives. This book puts the power of DiSC in young people's hands–along with helpful background information, thought-provoking activities, and pratical strategies for improving their strenghts, overcoming their limitations, communicating, resolving conflicts, and flexing their beahvior in various situations.
ISBN
1575420902
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 300 ESP 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Made you look: How advertising works and why you should know

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110590
Graydon, Shari., Clark, Warren (illustrator). Toronto, ON: Annick Press , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 310 GRA 2003
Did you know that more than $2 billion in advertising is targeted at young North American consumers every year? Or that over 12,000 U.S. schools have agreed to show commercials in the classroom? Today a typical child views a staggering 40,000 ads every year on TV alone. This book offers a critical…
Title
Made you look: How advertising works and why you should know
Author
Graydon, Shari.
Clark, Warren (illustrator).
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Annick Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 115 p. : ill.
Topics
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
Did you know that more than $2 billion in advertising is targeted at young North American consumers every year? Or that over 12,000 U.S. schools have agreed to show commercials in the classroom? Today a typical child views a staggering 40,000 ads every year on TV alone. This book offers a critical exploration of the advertising universe to help kids decode its messages.
ISBN
1550378147
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 310 GRA 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Mean chicks, cliques, and dirty tricks

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110990
Karres, Erika V. Shearin. Avon, Massachusetts: Adams Media , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CF 200 KAR 2004
The author has talked to more than 1,000 young women about the major issues in their lives and compiled information to help high-school aged women (13-18 years) to empower themselves against bullies, cliques and beer pressure.
Title
Mean chicks, cliques, and dirty tricks
Subtitle
A real girl's guide to getting through the day with smarts and style
Author
Karres, Erika V. Shearin
Place
Avon, Massachusetts
Publisher
Adams Media
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback: 144 p.
Topics
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Young Adults Social Behaviour
Peer Relationships. Peer Pressure
Abstract
The author has talked to more than 1,000 young women about the major issues in their lives and compiled information to help high-school aged women (13-18 years) to empower themselves against bullies, cliques and beer pressure.
ISBN
1580629334
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CF 200 KAR 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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My feelings, my self: Lynda Madaras' growing-up guide for girls

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103177
Madaras, Lynda, Madaras, Area. Newmarket Press, New York , 1993. Rev. ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CF 200 MAD 1993
Text, quizzes, exercises and letters are used to present information about relationships with family and friends, self awareness and peer pressure. There are chapters on communication skills and problem solving.
Title
My feelings, my self: Lynda Madaras' growing-up guide for girls
Author
Madaras, Lynda
Madaras, Area
Edition
Rev. ed.
Publisher
Newmarket Press, New York
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
152 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Topics
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Peer Relationships-Peer Pressure
Abstract
Text, quizzes, exercises and letters are used to present information about relationships with family and friends, self awareness and peer pressure. There are chapters on communication skills and problem solving.
ISBN
1-55704-157-1
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CF 200 MAD 1993
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Gulledge, Laura Lee. New York, NY: Amulet Books , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH CF 200 GUL 2011
When Paige's parents move her family from Virginia to New York City, Paige doesn't know where she fits in anymore. At first, the only thing keeping her company is her notebook, where she pours her worries and observations and experiments with her secret identity: ARTIST. With the confidence the boo…
Title
Page by Paige
Author
Gulledge, Laura Lee
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Amulet Books
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: [192 p.]
Topics
Young Adults
Young Adults-Life Transitions
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Peer Relationships. Peer Pressure
Abstract
When Paige's parents move her family from Virginia to New York City, Paige doesn't know where she fits in anymore. At first, the only thing keeping her company is her notebook, where she pours her worries and observations and experiments with her secret identity: ARTIST. With the confidence the book brings her, she starts to make friends and shake up her family's expectations. But is she ready to become the person she draws in her notebook? Laure Lee Gulledge's art digs deep itno the soul and exposes all the ups, downs, and sideways feelings of being a young adult on the edge of the rest of your life.
ISBN
9780810997226
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH CF 200 GUL 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Pediatric interest profiles: Surveys of play for children and adolescents, kid play profile, preteen play profile, adolescent leisure interest profile.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108131
Henry, Alexis D. [San Antonio, TX]: Therapy Skill Builders , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF GK 301 HEN 2000
Emphasizes the importance of play in the development of children and youth. Provides a general overview of the pediatric interest profiles which are three age-appropriate profiles of play and leisure interests and participation that can be used with children and adolescents. Gives explanation on ad…
Title
Pediatric interest profiles: Surveys of play for children and adolescents, kid play profile, preteen play profile, adolescent leisure interest profile.
Author
Henry, Alexis D.
Place
[San Antonio, TX]
Publisher
Therapy Skill Builders
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback; ix, 113 p.
Topics
Play/Activities
Children's Psychological Development
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
Emphasizes the importance of play in the development of children and youth. Provides a general overview of the pediatric interest profiles which are three age-appropriate profiles of play and leisure interests and participation that can be used with children and adolescents. Gives explanation on administering, scoring, interpreting and using the results of the pediatric interest profiles.
ISBN
076164010X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF GK 301 HEN 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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Queen bees and wannabes: Helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends and other realities of adolescence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104698
Wiseman, Rosalind. New York, NY: Crown Publishers , 2002. 1st ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 450 WIS 2002
This book explains the inner workings of teen culture and teaches parents, educators, and peers how to respond. Gives an overview of the common patterns of aggressive teen girl behavior with an increased focus on a parent-teacher audience, offering valuable practical advice, including how to talk a…
Title
Queen bees and wannabes: Helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends and other realities of adolescence
Author
Wiseman, Rosalind
Edition
1st ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Crown Publishers
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
ix, 336 p.
Topics
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Peer Relationships. Peer Pressure
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
This book explains the inner workings of teen culture and teaches parents, educators, and peers how to respond. Gives an overview of the common patterns of aggressive teen girl behavior with an increased focus on a parent-teacher audience, offering valuable practical advice, including how to talk about hard issues like sexual harassment.
ISBN
0609609459
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 450 WIS 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Too old for this, too young for that! Your survival guide for the middle-school years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108333
Mosatche, Harriet S., Unger, Karen. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing, Inc. , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 100 MOS 2000
This comprehensive guide offers preteens seven chapters filled with information and advice to help ease the transition from childhood to adolesence. It addresses changing bodies, health, emotions, privacy, family issues, dating, school, peer pressure, and time management. There are examples of diff…
Title
Too old for this, too young for that! Your survival guide for the middle-school years
Author
Mosatche, Harriet S.
Unger, Karen
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback; 190 p.
Topics
Young Adults
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Life Skills
Abstract
This comprehensive guide offers preteens seven chapters filled with information and advice to help ease the transition from childhood to adolesence. It addresses changing bodies, health, emotions, privacy, family issues, dating, school, peer pressure, and time management. There are examples of different types of situations or problems that might arise and numerous ideas and suggestions to try.
ISBN
1575420678
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 100 MOS 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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