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Chicken soup for the Christian soul : 101 stories to open the heart and rekindle the spirit

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog1988
Canfield, Jack. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications, Inc. , 1997.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM172 C533c 1997
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Canfield, Jack
Place of Publication
Deerfield Beach, FL
Publisher
Health Communications, Inc.
Publication Date
1997
Physical Description
xx, 401 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Spirituality
Christianity
Social Support
Popular Work
ISBN
1558745017
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WM172 C533c 1997

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When a loved one is ill : how to take better care of your loved one, your family, and yourself

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog2347
Felder, Leonard. Markham, Ont.: Penguin Books Canada Limited , 1990.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 F312 1990
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Felder, Leonard
Place of Publication
Markham, Ont.
Publisher
Penguin Books Canada Limited
Publication Date
1990
Subjects
Terminal Care
Social Support
Grief
Popular Work
ISBN
0453007120
0452266882
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF575 F312 1990

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Bayview Support Network. Toronto, ON: Film Images , 1994.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 B361 1994
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Corporate Author
Bayview Support Network
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Film Images
Publication Date
1994
Physical Description
colour ; 26 minutes
Subjects
Social Support
Patient Participation
Popular Work
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Call Number
QZ200 B361 1994

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Facing grief : bereavement and the young adult

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Wallbank, Susan. Cambridge, [England]: Lutterworth Press , 2003. Rev. ed.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 G7 W195 2003
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Wallbank, Susan
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place of Publication
Cambridge, [England]
Publisher
Lutterworth Press
Publication Date
2003
Physical Description
126 p. ; 23 cm
Subjects
Grief - in adolescence
Bereavement - in adolescence
Bereavement - psychology
ISBN
0718828070
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 G7 W195 2003

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Meeting psychosocial needs of women with breast cancer

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Institute of Medicine (U.S.), National Research Council (U.S.), National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.). Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press , c2004.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP870 M496 2004
Availability
3 copies, 3 available
  1 read online  
Corporate Author
Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
National Research Council (U.S.)
National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.)
Editor
Hewitt, Maria Elizabeth
Herdman, Roger
Holland, Jimmie C
Place of Publication
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
National Academies Press
Publication Date
c2004
Physical Description
x, 278 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Breast Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Counseling - methods
Psychotherapy - methods
Social Support
Survivors - psychology
ISBN
0309091292 (pbk.)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
VC PFCS
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Call Number
WP870 M496 2004
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Improving access to psychosocial/supportive care : an investigation of the potential of technology

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog13630
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Sociobehavioural Research Centre. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency , 2004.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 I34 2004
Availability
4 copies, 4 available
Corporate Author
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Sociobehavioural Research Centre
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Publication Date
2004
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Telecommunications
Social Support
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Call Number
QZ266 I34 2004

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Psychosocial aspects of pediatric oncology

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Chichester ; Hoboken, NJ: Wiley , 2004.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ275 P974 2004
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Editor
Kreitler, Shulamith
Weyl Ben Arush, Myriam
Place of Publication
Chichester ; Hoboken, NJ
Publisher
Wiley
Publication Date
2004
Physical Description
xi, 456 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology - in infancy & childhood
Child Psychology
Family Relations
Social Support
ISBN
0471499390
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ275 P974 2004

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Being a cancer patient's carer : a guide

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Finegan, Wesley C. Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing , 2005.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F495b 2005
Availability
5 copies, 5 available
Author
Finegan, Wesley C
Place of Publication
Oxford
Publisher
Radcliffe Publishing
Publication Date
2005
Physical Description
ix, 189 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Social Support
Family
Caregivers - psychology
Popular Work
ISBN
185775638X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 F495b 2005

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Young and the breastless : a networking event for young women with breast cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog14044
Drysdale, Elaine, Thomson, Sydney, Gelmon, Karen, Janes, Karen, Baye, Nancy, Nicholson, Kathryn, Schiwy, Marlene A. Vancouver, B.C.: Marliss Productions , 2004.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 Y68 2004
Availability
11 copies, 11 available
Conference held at the Forest Sciences Centre, University of British Columbia, May 14-15, 2004; Panel and discussion on fertility, sexuality, emotional realities and support by Dr. Elainde Drysdale, Dr. Karen Gelmon, Dr. Sydney Thomson, Karen Janes.; Performance by Nancy Baye.; Panel on music and j…
Author
Drysdale, Elaine
Thomson, Sydney
Gelmon, Karen
Janes, Karen
Baye, Nancy
Nicholson, Kathryn
Schiwy, Marlene A
Corporate Author
Young and the Breastless
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Marliss Productions
Publication Date
2004
Physical Description
88 minutes
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Relaxation Techniques
Social Support
Self-Help Groups
Popular Work
Abstract
Conference held at the Forest Sciences Centre, University of British Columbia, May 14-15, 2004
Panel and discussion on fertility, sexuality, emotional realities and support by Dr. Elainde Drysdale, Dr. Karen Gelmon, Dr. Sydney Thomson, Karen Janes.
Performance by Nancy Baye.
Panel on music and journalling by Kathryn Nicholson, Marlene A. Schiwy.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 Y68 2004

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Cancer and returning to work : a practical guide for cancer patients

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Parkinson, Maureen. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Psychosocial Oncology , 2014.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 P248 2014
Availability
9 copies, 9 available
Author
Parkinson, Maureen
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Psychosocial Oncology
Publication Date
2014
Physical Description
74 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - complications
Return to Work
Employment
Workplace
Occupational therapy - methods
Rehabilitation, Vocational
Social Support
Life Change Events
Adaptation, Psychological
Survivors
BC Cancer Agency
Popular Work
ISBN
9781896624259
1896624251
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 P248 2014
Website Notes
.

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Look Good Feel Better : face cancer with confidence : empowering women with cancer

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Look Good Feel Better, Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA). Mississauga, ON: Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA) , 2014?.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 L864f 2014
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Alternate Title
Facingcancer.ca : the look good feel better experience
Corporate Author
Look Good Feel Better
Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA)
Place of Publication
Mississauga, ON
Publisher
Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA)
Publication Date
2014?
Physical Description
22 minutes
Subjects
Beauty
Neoplasms
Cosmetics
Social Support
Personal Narratives
Popular Work
Material Type
Video
DVD
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 L864f 2014

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How to cope better when someone you love has cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21817
Penzer, William. Plantation, FL: Esperence Press Inc. , 2011. 2nd ed.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 P419 2011
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Author
Penzer, William
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Plantation, FL
Publisher
Esperence Press Inc.
Publication Date
2011
Physical Description
xxvii, 239 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Adaptation, Psychological
Emotions
Social Support
Popular Work
Notes
FVC CIC copy, 1st ed. c2011, has same ISBN as VC CIC copy, 2nd ed. c2011, 2013. Pagination varies slightly.
ISBN
9780983501701
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 P419 2011

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When cancer strikes a friend : what to say, what to do, and how to help

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21841
Draeger, Bonnie E. New York, NY: Skyhorse Publishing , 2012.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 D758 2012
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Draeger, Bonnie E
Editor
Abram, Rachel
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication Date
2012
Physical Description
xi, 239 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Interpersonal Relations
Communication
Social Support
Friends
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Popular Work
ISBN
9781620872147
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 D758 2012

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100 questions about breast cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21850
Fok, Eliza. Hong Kong: ET Press , 2014.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 F662 2014
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Alternate Title
One hundred questions about breast cancer
Author
Fok, Eliza
Corporate Author
Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation
Place of Publication
Hong Kong
Publisher
ET Press
Publication Date
2014
Physical Description
167 p. Ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Personal Narratives
Popular Work
ISBN
9789626788240
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 F662 2014

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Cancer survivor handbook : your guide to building a life after cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21855
Leibson, Beth. New York, NY: Skyhorse Publishing , 2014.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 L525 2014
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Leibson, Beth
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication Date
2014
Physical Description
xv, 314 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Survivors
Social Support
Return to Work
Life Change Events
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Work
ISBN
9781628736137
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 L525 2014

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Childhood brain and spinal cord tumors : a guide for families, friends and caregivers

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21857
Shiminski-Maher, Tania, Woodman, Catherine, Keene, Nancy. Bellingham, WA: Childhood Cancer Guides , 2014. 2nd ed.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WL358 S556 2014
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
  1 read online  
Author
Shiminski-Maher, Tania
Woodman, Catherine
Keene, Nancy
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Bellingham, WA
Publisher
Childhood Cancer Guides
Publication Date
2014
Physical Description
xxi, 526 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms
Spinal Cord Neoplasms
Child
Family
Social Support
Caregivers
Popular Work
ISBN
9781941089002
9781941089019
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WL358 S556 2014
Website Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by emailing library@bccancer.bc.ca or calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password.
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Healing a friend or loved one's grieving heart after a cancer diagnosis : 100 practical ideas for providing compassion, comfort, and care

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21858
Wolfelt, Alan D., Duvall, Kirby J. Fort Collins, CO: Companion Press , 2014.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 W855h 2014
Availability
3 copies, 3 available
Author
Wolfelt, Alan D.
Duvall, Kirby J.
Place of Publication
Fort Collins, CO
Publisher
Companion Press
Publication Date
2014
Physical Description
109 p. ; 22 cm.
Series
100 idea series
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Interpersonal Relations
Popular Work
ISBN
9781617222030
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 W855h 2014
Website Notes
This resource was purchased with a donation from the Order of the Eastern Star.

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How to help your friend with cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21861
Fullbright, Colleen Dolan. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society , 2015.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F965 2015
Availability
5 copies, 5 available
Author
Fullbright, Colleen Dolan
Place of Publication
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Publication Date
2015
Physical Description
xvii, 99 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Interpersonal Relations
Communication
Social Support
Friends
Popular Work
Helping Behavior
ISBN
9781604432244
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 F965 2015

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Your wife has cancer, now what? : what to expect when the unexpected happens

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Boss, Carson. Sanger, CA: Familius LLC , 2013.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 B745y 2013
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Boss, Carson
Place of Publication
Sanger, CA
Publisher
Familius LLC
Publication Date
2013
Physical Description
143 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms
Spouses
Family Relations
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Work
ISBN
9781938301421
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 B745y 2013

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Facing the tiger : a guide for men with prostate cancer and the people who love them

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21866
Chambers, Suzanne. Toowong, QLD: Australian Academic Press , 2013.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ752 C445 2013
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Chambers, Suzanne
Place of Publication
Toowong, QLD
Publisher
Australian Academic Press
Publication Date
2013
Physical Description
xii, 137 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Work
ISBN
9781922117052
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ752 C445 2013

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