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And in health : a guide for couples facing cancer together

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21673
Shapiro, Dan. Boston, MA: Trumpeter , 2013.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 S529 2013
Availability
7 copies, 7 available
Author
Shapiro, Dan
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Trumpeter
Publication Date
2013
Physical Description
xi, 233 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Caregivers - psychology
Marriage - psychology
Interpersonal Relations
Sexual Behavior
Sexual Partners
Stress, Psychological
Popular Works
ISBN
9781611800173
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 S529 2013

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An emotionally focused workbook for couples : the two of us

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog120505
Kallos-Lilly, Veronica, Fitzgerald, Jennifer. New York, NY: Routledge , 2015.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WM430.5.M3 K14 2015
Availability
5 copies, 5 available
Author
Kallos-Lilly, Veronica
Fitzgerald, Jennifer
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Routledge
Publication Date
2015
Physical Description
190 p. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Marital Therapy
Couples therapy
Emotion-Focused Therapy
Interpersonal Relations
Communication
Spouses
Counseling
Popular Works
ISBN
9780415742481
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WM430.5.M3 K14 2015

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Breast cancer husband : how to help your wife (and yourself) through diagnosis, treatment, and beyond

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog13817
Silver, Marc. Emmaus, PA: Rodale , 2004.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 S587 2004
Availability
7 copies, 7 available
A guide for men whose wives or girlfriends have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Helps readers deal with the diagnosis, addressing men's stereotypical reactions (usually saying little, followed by overbearing urges to fix the problem) and advises them how to behave (ask questions and, more import…
Author
Silver, Marc
Place of Publication
Emmaus, PA
Publisher
Rodale
Publication Date
2004
Physical Description
xv, 319 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Family Relations
Caregivers - psychology
Popular Works
Abstract
A guide for men whose wives or girlfriends have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Helps readers deal with the diagnosis, addressing men's stereotypical reactions (usually saying little, followed by overbearing urges to fix the problem) and advises them how to behave (ask questions and, more importantly, listen). Also examines the various treatments and suggests ways for readers to find sexual intimacy after mastectomy.
ISBN
1579548334
9781579548339
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 S587 2004

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Caregiving wife's handbook : caring for your seriously ill husband, caring for yourself

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21654
Denholm, Diana B. Alameda, CA: Hunter House Publishers , 2012.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 D393 2012
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Author
Denholm, Diana B
Place of Publication
Alameda, CA
Publisher
Hunter House Publishers
Publication Date
2012
Physical Description
x, 198 p. ; 22 cm
Subjects
Caregivers - psychology
Spouses - psychology
Terminally Ill - psychology
Empathy
Critical Illness
Communication
Popular Works
ISBN
9780897936057
0897936051
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 D393 2012

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Communication patterns and marital satisfaction of couples when wives are undergoing initial cycles of chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer : a qualitative study

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog14616
Filek-Vitkay, Jennifer Michelle. San Diego, CA: Alliant International University , 2004.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP870 F481 2004
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Filek-Vitkay, Jennifer Michelle
Place of Publication
San Diego, CA
Publisher
Alliant International University
Publication Date
2004
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Communication
Patients - psychology
Social Support
Spouses
Neoplasm Metastasis
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 F481 2004

Copies

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Couples confronting cancer : keeping your relationship strong

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog18642
American Cancer Society. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society , 2003.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C857f 2003
Availability
7 copies, 7 available
Cancer’s impact on the couple : an overview; The caregiver’s role; Evaluating your relationship; What it takes to create a good relationship; Emotions, relationships, and cancer; Couples in conflict; Lifestyle factors; Improving communication; Creating emotional intimacy; Strengthening physical int…
Corporate Author
American Cancer Society
Editor
Fincannon, Joy L
Bruss, Katherine V
Place of Publication
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Publication Date
2003
Physical Description
xvii, 266 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Caregivers - psychology
Marriage - psychology
Sexual Behavior
Sexual Partners
Stress, Psychological
Popular Works
Abstract
Cancer’s impact on the couple : an overview
The caregiver’s role
Evaluating your relationship
What it takes to create a good relationship
Emotions, relationships, and cancer
Couples in conflict
Lifestyle factors
Improving communication
Creating emotional intimacy
Strengthening physical intimacy
Solutions for specific problems
Support services
Couples’ corner
Workbook for couples : resource guide.
ISBN
9780944235256
0944235255
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C857f 2003

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For Michael, love Cynda

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog120603
Yeasting, Cynda. Victoria, BC: Friesen Press , 2016.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 Y39 2016
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
A unique love story between a terminally ill man and the woman who found him on a dating website. He put his heart out there and she was lucky enough to find him. This book is their love story, from a first date to dealing with challenges that Michael's terminal cancer diagnosis brought them. Livin…
Author
Yeasting, Cynda
Place of Publication
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Friesen Press
Publication Date
2016
Physical Description
x, 293 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms
Spouses
Love
Hope
Grief
Interpersonal Relations
Terminal Care
Terminally Ill - psychology
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
Abstract
A unique love story between a terminally ill man and the woman who found him on a dating website. He put his heart out there and she was lucky enough to find him. This book is their love story, from a first date to dealing with challenges that Michael's terminal cancer diagnosis brought them. Living life to the fullest and hoping for a miracle - Cover
ISBN
9781460267486
9781460267479
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WL358 Y39 2016

Copies

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Grace and grit : spirituality and healing in the life and death of Treya Killiam Wilber

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog461
Wilber, Ken. Boston, MA: Shambala Publications, Inc. , 1991.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 W664 1993
Availability
3 copies, 3 available
Author
Wilber, Ken
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Shambala Publications, Inc.
Publication Date
1991
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Mental Healing
Spirituality
Spouses
Biography
Popular Works
ISBN
0877736987
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 W664 1993

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Healing a spouse's grieving heart : 100 practical ideas after your husband or wife dies : compassionate advice and simple activities for widows and widowers

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog14701
Wolfelt, Alan. Fort Collins, CO: Companion Press , c2003.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 W857 2003
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Includes advice on when and how to dispose of a mate's belongings, dealing with children, and redefining role with friends and family.
Author
Wolfelt, Alan
Place of Publication
Fort Collins, CO
Publisher
Companion Press
Publication Date
c2003
Subjects
Grief - popular works
Grief - psychology - popular works
Loss - psychology - popular works
Spouses - popular works
Bereavement - popular works
Abstract
Includes advice on when and how to dispose of a mate's belongings, dealing with children, and redefining role with friends and family.
ISBN
1879651378
9781879651371
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 W857 2003

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Helping your mate face breast cancer : tips for becoming an effective support partner for the one you love during the breast cancer experience

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog9619
Kneece, Judy C. Columbia, S.C.: Edu Care Publishing , 2001. 4th rev. ed.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 K68 2001
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Author
Kneece, Judy C
Edition
4th rev. ed.
Place of Publication
Columbia, S.C.
Publisher
Edu Care Publishing
Publication Date
2001
Physical Description
xvi, 136 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Sexual Partners
Popular Works
ISBN
9781886665118
1886665117
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 K68 2001

Copies

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Helping your mate face breast cancer : tips for becoming an effective support partner for the one you love during the breast cancer experience

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog14208
Kneece, Judy C. West Columbia, SC: EduCare Inc. , 2003. 5th fully rev. ed.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 K68 2003
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Kneece, Judy C
Edition
5th fully rev. ed.
Place of Publication
West Columbia, SC
Publisher
EduCare Inc.
Publication Date
2003
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology - popular works
Spouses - popular works
Sexual Partners - popular works
ISBN
1886665117
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 K68 2003

Copies

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How we survived prostate cancer : what we did and what we should have done

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog121212
Hallerman, Victoria. New York, NY: Newmarket Press , 2009.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ762 H185 2009
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Hallerman, Victoria
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Newmarket Press
Publication Date
2009
Physical Description
x, 208 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms
Cancer Survivors
Caregivers
Interpersonal Relations
Spouses
Men's Health
Popular Works
ISBN
9781557048196
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ762 H185 2009

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Husband's guide to breast cancer : a complete and concise plan for every stage

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog120170
Outcalt, Todd. Indianapolis: Blue River Press , 2013.
Audience
Patient or Public
  1 read online  
Author
Outcalt, Todd
Place of Publication
Indianapolis
Publisher
Blue River Press
Publication Date
2013
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Family Relations
Caregivers - psychology
Social Support
Popular Works
ISBN
9781935628323
9781935628811
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Internet
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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Lovin' ain't over for women with cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog114603
Alterowitz, Ralph, Alterowitz, Barbara. Bethesda, MD: CIACT, Inc. Publishing , 2011.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 A466 2011
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Alternate Title
Lovin aint over
Loving aint over
Author
Alterowitz, Ralph
Alterowitz, Barbara
Place of Publication
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
CIACT, Inc. Publishing
Publication Date
2011
Physical Description
xiii, 281 pages ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - complications
Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological
Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological
Sexual Behavior
Sexual Partners
Spouses
Women's Health
Women - psychology
Popular Works
ISBN
9781929163243
192916324X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 A466 2011

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My partner has breast cancer : how can I help? : a parallel journey

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog15695
Alliance for Breast Cancer Information & Support, BC & Yukon. Vancouver, BC: Alliance for Breast Cancer Information & Support, BC & Yukon , 2007.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 M995a 2007
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Corporate Author
Alliance for Breast Cancer Information & Support, BC & Yukon
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Alliance for Breast Cancer Information & Support, BC & Yukon
Publication Date
2007
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Social Support
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 M995a 2007

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My partner has breast cancer : how can I help? : a parallel journey

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog19718
BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance. Vancouver, BC: BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance , 2010.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 M995a 2010
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
  1 read online  
Corporate Author
BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance
Publication Date
2010
Physical Description
18 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Social Support
Popular Works
Notes
There was also an edition revised July 2012 which is online.
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 M995a 2010
Read Online

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Option B : facing adversity, building resilience, and finding joy

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog120298
Sandberg, Sheryl, Grant, Adam. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf , 2017.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 S194 2017
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Sandberg, Sheryl
Grant, Adam
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Publication Date
2017
Physical Description
226 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Grief
Loss
Bereavement
Adaptation, Psychological
Resilience, Psychological
Life Change Events
Family Relations
Spouses
Widowhood
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9781524732684
1524732680
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF575 S194 2017

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Partners in hope : a man's guide to women's breast cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog18409
Bosom Buddies, Inc. Chicago, Il.: Bosom Buddies, Inc. , 2001.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 P273 2001
Availability
4 copies, 4 available
Addresses breast cancer from a male point of view. Topics include the initial impact of the diagnosis; how men and women face crises; feelings of anger and helplessness, using communication as a roadmap; sorting through medical information; surgery, treatments and reconstruction; intimacy; and life…
Corporate Author
Bosom Buddies, Inc.
Place of Publication
Chicago, Il.
Publisher
Bosom Buddies, Inc.
Publication Date
2001
Physical Description
40 minutes
Subjects
Spouses
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Family Characteristics
Mammaplasty
Popular Works
Abstract
Addresses breast cancer from a male point of view. Topics include the initial impact of the diagnosis; how men and women face crises; feelings of anger and helplessness, using communication as a roadmap; sorting through medical information; surgery, treatments and reconstruction; intimacy; and life beyond treatment.
ISBN
0966855612
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 P273 2001

Copies

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Predictors of caregiver burden among male spouses of women with gynecological cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog14617
Sherman, Marne L. Chicago, IL: Finch University of Health Sciences / The Chicago Medical School , 1999.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP145 S553 1999
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Sherman, Marne L
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Finch University of Health Sciences / The Chicago Medical School
Publication Date
1999
Subjects
Caregivers
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Social Support
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP145 S553 1999

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Prostate cancer and the man you love : supporting and caring for your partner

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog20754
Katz, Anne. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. , 2012.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WJ752 K19p 2012
Availability
7 copies, 7 available
Author
Katz, Anne
Place of Publication
Lanham, MD
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication Date
2012
Physical Description
x, 215 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - psychology
Caregivers
Interpersonal Relations
Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological
Spouses
Sexual Partners
Men's Health
Popular Works
ISBN
9781442214521
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ752 K19p 2012

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