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Bereaved children and teens : a support guide for parents and professionals

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Boston, Ma.: Beacon Press , 1995.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF575 B487g 1995
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Brings together articles from 14 writers (teachers, medical professionals, clergy, and counsellors) to address topics, such as terminal illness, death education in schools, responses among different faiths and ethnic groups, and the use of film and drama to teach about death.
Editor
Grollman, Earl A
Place of Publication
Boston, Ma.
Publisher
Beacon Press
Publication Date
1995
Subjects
Grief - in adolescence - popular works
Bereavement - in adolescence - popular works
Grief - in infancy & childhood - popular works
Bereavement - in infancy & childhood - popular works
Abstract
Brings together articles from 14 writers (teachers, medical professionals, clergy, and counsellors) to address topics, such as terminal illness, death education in schools, responses among different faiths and ethnic groups, and the use of film and drama to teach about death.
ISBN
080702306X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 B487g 1995

Copies

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Brain injury workbook : exercises for cognitive rehabilitation

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Powell, Trevor J, Malia, Kit. Milton Keynes, UK: Speechmark , 2003.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL354 P886 2003
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Powell, Trevor J
Malia, Kit
Place of Publication
Milton Keynes, UK
Publisher
Speechmark
Publication Date
2003
Physical Description
xiii, 242 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Series
Speechmark practical therapy manual
Subjects
Brain Injuries - rehabilitation
Brain injuries - psychology
Cognitive Therapy - methods
Counseling
Problems and Exercises
ISBN
9780863883187
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
VC PFCS
FVC PFCS
Call Number
WL354 P886 2003

Copies

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Cancer and the family life cycle : a practitioner's guide

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog10370
Veach, Theresa A, Nicholas, Donald R, Barton, Marci A. New York, N.Y.: Brunner-Routledge , 2002.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 V394 2002
Availability
5 copies, 5 available
Author
Veach, Theresa A
Nicholas, Donald R
Barton, Marci A
Place of Publication
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Brunner-Routledge
Publication Date
2002
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Family Relations
ISBN
1583910166
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
FVC PFCS
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
CN PFCS
Call Number
QZ200 V394 2002

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Caring community : a fieldbook for hospice palliative care volunteer services

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Rothstein, Jerry, Rothstein Miriam. Vancouver, B.C.: British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association , 1997.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX28.61 R847 1997
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Rothstein, Jerry
Rothstein Miriam
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association
Publication Date
1997
Subjects
Palliative Care - standards
Hospices - standards
Voluntary Workers
ISBN
969758510
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
Call Number
WX28.61 R847 1997

Copies

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Child in pain : how to help, what to do

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog9271
Kuttner, Leora. Point Roberts, Wa.: Hartley & Marks Publishers Inc. , 1996.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL700 K97c 1996
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Author
Kuttner, Leora
Place of Publication
Point Roberts, Wa.
Publisher
Hartley & Marks Publishers Inc.
Publication Date
1996
Subjects
Pain - in infancy & childhood
ISBN
0881791288
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WL700 K97c 1996

Copies

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Children's grief recovery workshop : "hopeful hearts" for children with parent support group supplement

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog117
Surrey Hospice Society. Surrey, B.C.: Surrey Hospice Society , n.d.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
Surrey Hospice Society
Place of Publication
Surrey, B.C.
Publisher
Surrey Hospice Society
Publication Date
n.d.
Subjects
Grief - popular works - pamphlets
Parent-Child Relations - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
FVC PFCS
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Choices in healing : integrating the best of conventional and complementary approaches to cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog4920
Lerner, Michael. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press , 1994.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 L616 1994
Availability
7 copies, 7 available
Author
Lerner, Michael
Place of Publication
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
MIT Press
Publication Date
1994
Physical Description
xxvi, 667 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Alternative Medicine
Neoplasms - therapy
Psychotherapy
Popular Work
ISBN
0262621045 (pbk.)
0262121808 (hbk.)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
FVC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
CSI PFCS
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 L616 1994

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Clinician's thesaurus : the guidebook for writing psychological reports

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog3225
New York, N.Y.: Guilford Press , 1995. 4th ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WM34 C641 1995
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Editor
Zuckerman, Edward L
Edition
4th ed.
Place of Publication
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Guilford Press
Publication Date
1995
Subjects
Psychology, Clinical - handbooks
Writing - handbooks
ISBN
0898628423
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
CSI PFCS
Call Number
WM34 C641 1995

Copies

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Cross cultural caring : a handbook for health professionals in western Canada

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog8642
Vancouver, B.C.: University of British Columbia Press , 1990.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WM61 C951 1990
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Editor
Waxler-Morrison, Nancy
Anderson, Joan M
Richardson, Elizabeth
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
University of British Columbia Press
Publication Date
1990
Subjects
Cross-Cultural Comparison
Ethnic Groups
ISBN
0774803436
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
VC Ambulatory Care
FVC PFCS
Call Number
WM61 C951 1990

Copies

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Crossroads Hospice Society

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Crossroads Hospice Society. Coquitlam, B.C.: Crossroads Hospice Society , n.d.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
Crossroads Hospice Society
Place of Publication
Coquitlam, B.C.
Publisher
Crossroads Hospice Society
Publication Date
n.d.
Subjects
Hospices - popular works - pamphlets
Hospices - Delta - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
FVC PFCS
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Delta Hospice Society

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog3163
Delta Hospice Society. Delta, B.C.: Manning Press Limited , n.d.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
Delta Hospice Society
Place of Publication
Delta, B.C.
Publisher
Manning Press Limited
Publication Date
n.d.
Subjects
Hospices - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
FVC PFCS
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Healing children's grief : surviving a parent's death from cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog8965
Christ, Gracy Hyslop. New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press , 2000.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF575 C554 2000
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Relates the stories of 88 families and their 157 children (ages 3 to 17) who participated in a parent-guidance intervention through the terminal illness and death of one of the parents from cancer. Provides a detailed examination of how children and adolescents cope with this loss.
Author
Christ, Gracy Hyslop
Place of Publication
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
2000
Subjects
Grief - popular works
Parent-Child Relations - popular works
Adaptation, Psychological
Attitude to Death - popular works
Abstract
Relates the stories of 88 families and their 157 children (ages 3 to 17) who participated in a parent-guidance intervention through the terminal illness and death of one of the parents from cancer. Provides a detailed examination of how children and adolescents cope with this loss.
ISBN
0195105915
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 C554 2000

Copies

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Helping children cope with grief

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Wolfelt, Alan. Muncie, In.: Accelerated Development Inc. , 1983.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF575 W855 1983
Availability
3 copies, 3 available
Author
Wolfelt, Alan
Place of Publication
Muncie, In.
Publisher
Accelerated Development Inc.
Publication Date
1983
Physical Description
xv, 166 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Grief
Attitude to Death
Parent-Child Relations
Infant
Child
Schools
Popular Work
ISBN
0915202395
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
FVC PFCS
CSI PFCS
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 W855 1983

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Hope tree : kids talk about breast cancer

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Numeroff, Laura, Harpham, Wendy Schlessel. New York, N.Y.: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers , 1999.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C5 N971 1999
Availability
11 copies, 11 available
A picture book written to help children cope with a mother's breast cancer. Includes "testimonials" by animal characters in an imaginary support group, allowing each of them to talk about issues they are facing. The "narrators" describe how the family reacted to the diagnosis, meeting the doctors a…
Author
Numeroff, Laura
Harpham, Wendy Schlessel
Place of Publication
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Publication Date
1999
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Parent-Child Relations
Infant
Child
Juvenile Literature
Abstract
A picture book written to help children cope with a mother's breast cancer. Includes "testimonials" by animal characters in an imaginary support group, allowing each of them to talk about issues they are facing. The "narrators" describe how the family reacted to the diagnosis, meeting the doctors and nurses, trying to look for good things among the bad, and dealing with scary emotions, and they offer hints for helping Mom feel better.
ISBN
9780689845260
068984526X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
FVC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C5 N971 1999

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Langley Hospice Society. Langley, B.C.: Langley Hospice Society , n.d.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
Langley Hospice Society
Place of Publication
Langley, B.C.
Publisher
Langley Hospice Society
Publication Date
n.d.
Subjects
Grief - popular works - pamphlets
Death - popular works - pamphlets
Loss - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
FVC PFCS
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Managing stress while living with cancer

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BC Cancer Agency, Patient and Family Counselling Services, Psychosocial Oncology Program. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2018.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ266 M266 2018
Availability
7 copies, 7 available
Part I (12:19); Part II Body Scan (8:54)
  3 read online  
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Patient and Family Counselling Services
Psychosocial Oncology Program
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Publication Date
2018
Physical Description
1 videodisc (12:19 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects
Stress, Psychological
Neoplasms - psychology
Relaxation Therapy
Relaxation Therapy - methods
Meditation
Mindfulness
Coping
Abstract
Part I (12:19)
Part II Body Scan (8:54)
Language
English
Chinese-Traditional
Chinese-Simplified
Punjabi
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
AC PFCS
CN PFCS
CSI PFCS
FVC PFCS
VC PFCS
VIC PFCS
Call Number
QZ266 M266 2018
Website Notes
Translations of Part I in Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese and Punjabi are available at website. Part II Body Scan is available online.
Read Online

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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for depression : a new approach to preventing relapse

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog14370
Segal, Zindel V, Williams, J. Mark G, Teasdale, John D. ew York, NY: Guilford Press , 2002.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WM171 S454m 2002
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Segal, Zindel V
Williams, J. Mark G
Teasdale, John D
Place of Publication
ew York, NY
Publisher
Guilford Press
Publication Date
2002
Physical Description
xiv, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Depression - therapy
Mindfulness
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
ISBN
1572307064 (cloth)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
VC PFCS
FVC PFCS
Victoria Library
Call Number
WM171 S454m 2002

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Mommy's in the hospital again

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog4604
Parkinson, Carolyn Stearns, Verstraete, Elaine. Folsom, CA: Solace Publishing, Inc. , 1994.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C5 P247m 1994
Availability
12 copies, 12 available
A follow-up to "My mommy has cancer".
Author
Parkinson, Carolyn Stearns
Verstraete, Elaine
Place of Publication
Folsom, CA
Publisher
Solace Publishing, Inc.
Publication Date
1994
Physical Description
28 cm.
Subjects
Parent-Child Relations
Popular Work
Juvenile Literature
Abstract
A follow-up to "My mommy has cancer".
ISBN
0963028715
9780963028716
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
FVC PFCS
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C5 P247m 1994

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BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy Department. Surrey, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy Department , n.d.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy Department
Place of Publication
Surrey, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy Department
Publication Date
n.d.
Subjects
Radiation Effects - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
FVC PFCS
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My mommy has cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog6810
Parkinson, Carolyn Stearns, Verstraete, Elaine. Rochester, N.Y.: Park Press , 1991.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C5 P247 1991
Availability
15 copies, 15 available
About a boy whose mother has cancer and has to go into hospital for treatment. There is an explanation of cancer cells, chemotherapy, and a visit to a hospital.
Author
Parkinson, Carolyn Stearns
Verstraete, Elaine
Place of Publication
Rochester, N.Y.
Publisher
Park Press
Publication Date
1991
Physical Description
28 cm.
Subjects
Parent-Child Relations
Neoplasms - psychology
Juvenile Literature
Abstract
About a boy whose mother has cancer and has to go into hospital for treatment. There is an explanation of cancer cells, chemotherapy, and a visit to a hospital.
ISBN
0963028707
9780963028709
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
FVC PFCS
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C5 P247 1991

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