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I wish I was sick, too!

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Brandenberg, Franz, Aliki [ill.]. New York, NY: New York Review Children's Collection , 1976.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 150 BRA 1976
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Edward is sick and Elizabeth is well, and nothing could be more unfair! Edward gets to stay in bed and everyone treats him like a prince. Elizabeth has to get out of bed, get dressed, go to school, come home and do chores, finish her homework and practice the piano. "I wish I was sick too!" Elizabe…
Author
Brandenberg, Franz
Aliki [ill.]
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
New York Review Children's Collection
Publication Date
1976
Physical Description
Hardover; no pagination
Subject
Sibling Relationships
Children's Emotions
Abstract
Edward is sick and Elizabeth is well, and nothing could be more unfair! Edward gets to stay in bed and everyone treats him like a prince. Elizabeth has to get out of bed, get dressed, go to school, come home and do chores, finish her homework and practice the piano. "I wish I was sick too!" Elizabeth complains, and soon, to her dawning dismay, her wish is granted. Jealousy and kindness, fairness and responsibility, the passionate complaints and pleasures of childhood are well represented here by a close-knit and surprisingly intellectual cat family, drawn with good humor and sympathy by the illustrator-author couple, Aliki and Franz Brandenberg. The perfect book to read when you're sick, or when you're well and wish you were sick too.
ISBN
9781681372280
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 150 BRA 1976

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Lifetimes: The beautiful way to explain death to children

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Mellonie, Bryan, Ingpen, Robert. [Toronto, ON]: Bantam Books , 1983.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 250 MEL 1983
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Life and death are explained in a sensitive, caring way using examples from nature and lovely illustrations.
Author
Mellonie, Bryan
Ingpen, Robert
Place of Publication
[Toronto, ON]
Publisher
Bantam Books
Publication Date
1983
Physical Description
Paperback, ill, (unpaged)
Subject
Coping with Death
Children and Grief
Children-Coping with Death and Dying
Picture Books
Abstract
Life and death are explained in a sensitive, caring way using examples from nature and lovely illustrations.
ISBN
0553344021
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 250 MEL 1983

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On children and death: How children and their parents can and do cope with death

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Kubler-Ross, Elisabeth. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , 1983.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GV 255 KUB 1983
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
This book is based on a decade of working with dying children and was written to help parents and families cope with the terminal illness or sudden death of a child. It speaks directly to the fears, doubts, anger, confusion, and anguish that parents and families are faced with.
Author
Kubler-Ross, Elisabeth
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Publication Date
1983
Physical Description
Softcover: 271 pages
Subject
Coping with a Child's Death
Grief. Bereavement
Coping with Death
Children-Coping with Death and Dying
Abstract
This book is based on a decade of working with dying children and was written to help parents and families cope with the terminal illness or sudden death of a child. It speaks directly to the fears, doubts, anger, confusion, and anguish that parents and families are faced with.
ISBN
0-684-83939-3
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GV 255 KUB 1983

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Badger's parting gifts

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Varley, Susan. New York, NY: Lothrop, Lee, & Shepard Books , 1984.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 200 VAR 1984
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
An uplifting story for parents and children of old Badger's friends remembering him as their confident advisor and friend, after he dies.
Author
Varley, Susan.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Lothrop, Lee, & Shepard Books
Publication Date
1984
Physical Description
Paperback, 19 p.
Subject
Grief. Bereavement
Picture Books
Children and Grief
Abstract
An uplifting story for parents and children of old Badger's friends remembering him as their confident advisor and friend, after he dies.
ISBN
0688115187
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 200 VAR 1984

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No Fears...No Tears: Children with cancer coping with pain [DVD]

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Kuttner, Leora (Producer & Director). [Ottawa, ON]: Canadian Cancer Society , 1986.
Material Type
Video
Call Number
FE 550 KUT 1986b
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
A demonstration of various pain management techniques. Children and their parents learn various coping methods for frightening or painful treatment procedures.
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Author
Kuttner, Leora (Producer & Director)
Place of Publication
[Ottawa, ON]
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society
Publication Date
1986
Physical Description
1 DVD: 27:57 min.
Subject
Children with Cancer-Coping
Pain
Abstract
A demonstration of various pain management techniques. Children and their parents learn various coping methods for frightening or painful treatment procedures.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Call Number
FE 550 KUT 1986b

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How to get your kid to eat...but not too much: From birth to adolescence

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Satter, Ellyn. Palo Alto, Ca.: Bull Publishing Co. , 1987.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
BB 200 SAT 1987
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Offers help for parents dealing with children who: won't eat, overeat, eat only peanut butter, or who are always hungry after dinner.
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Author
Satter, Ellyn
Place of Publication
Palo Alto, Ca.
Publisher
Bull Publishing Co.
Publication Date
1987
Physical Description
396 p.
Subject
Feeding and Nutrition
Children's Health-Diet/Nutrition
Abstract
Offers help for parents dealing with children who: won't eat, overeat, eat only peanut butter, or who are always hungry after dinner.
ISBN
0915950839
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
BB 200 SAT 1987

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The skeleton inside you

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Balestrino, Philip, Kelley, True (Illustrator). New York, NY: Harper Collins Children's Books , 1989. Rev. Ed.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 205 BAL 1989
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
An introduction to the human skeletal system, explaining how the 206 bones of the skeleton join together, how they grow, how they help make blood, what happens when they break, and how they mend.
Author
Balestrino, Philip
Kelley, True (Illustrator)
Edition
Rev. Ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Harper Collins Children's Books
Publication Date
1989
Series
Let's-read-and-find-out science series
Subject
Anatomy-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Picture Books
Abstract
An introduction to the human skeletal system, explaining how the 206 bones of the skeleton join together, how they grow, how they help make blood, what happens when they break, and how they mend.
Notes
Ages 5-9
ISBN
0064450872
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR AC 205 BAL 1989

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Lee: The rabbit with epilepsy

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Moss, Deborah M., Schwartz, Carol (ill.). United States: Woodbine House , 1989.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 470 MOS 1989
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
This story follows Lee from her first seizure, to the doctor's office, and then home with new medication to control her seizures. It's a tale for young children with epilepsy.
Alternate Title
Lee the rabbit with epilepsy
Author
Moss, Deborah M.
Schwartz, Carol (ill.)
Place of Publication
United States
Publisher
Woodbine House
Publication Date
1989
Physical Description
Hardcover; 23 pages
Subject
Seizure Disorders. Epilepsy
Seizure Disorders-Children
Abstract
This story follows Lee from her first seizure, to the doctor's office, and then home with new medication to control her seizures. It's a tale for young children with epilepsy.
ISBN
9780933149328
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 470 MOS 1989

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Jessica and the wolf: A story for children who have bad dreams

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Lobby, Ted E., Dixon, Tennessee (Illustrator). New York, NY: Magination Press , 1990.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 910 LOB 1990
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
A story for children who have had bad dreams. Helps the child develop and draw on their own resources for conquering nightmares.
Author
Lobby, Ted E.
Dixon, Tennessee (Illustrator)
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Magination Press
Publication Date
1990
Physical Description
30 p.
Subject
Dreams. Nightmares
Picture Books
Abstract
A story for children who have had bad dreams. Helps the child develop and draw on their own resources for conquering nightmares.
Notes
For ages 3-6
ISBN
0945354223
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 910 LOB 1990

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The lovables in the kingdom of self-esteem.

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Loomans, Diane, Howard, Kim (Illustrator). Tiburon, CA: H. J. Kramer Inc. , 1991.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 LOO 1991
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Animals in the Kingdom of Self-Esteem illustrate the qualities that contribute to being lovable and having self-esteem.
Author
Loomans, Diane
Howard, Kim (Illustrator)
Place of Publication
Tiburon, CA
Publisher
H. J. Kramer Inc.
Publication Date
1991
Physical Description
Hardcover, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Subject
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Picture Books
Abstract
Animals in the Kingdom of Self-Esteem illustrate the qualities that contribute to being lovable and having self-esteem.
ISBN
0915811251
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 LOO 1991

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Show me what my friends can see: A developmental guide for parents of babies with severely impaired sight and their professional advisors

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Sonksen, Patricia, Stiff, Blanche. London, UK: Institute of Child Health , 1991.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
FH 300 SON 1991
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
A book aimed at helping parents of visually impaired babies by providing activities and play ideas.
Author
Sonksen, Patricia
Stiff, Blanche
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Institute of Child Health
Publication Date
1991
Physical Description
Paperback, 64 p.
Subject
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Child Development
Blindness
Blindness-Coping
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
A book aimed at helping parents of visually impaired babies by providing activities and play ideas.
ISBN
095175260
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
FH 300 SON 1991

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When Something Terrible Happens: Children can Learn to Cope with Grief

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Heegaard, Marge. Bloomington, MN: Woodland Press , 1991.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
CD 710 HEE 1991
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Terrible things happen to children. Traumatic events in the lives of their families, their friends or in the world leave children feeling confused, insecure and frightened. Some things happen in nature like floods and earthquakes. People, also cause violence and trauma. This book is designed to hel…
Author
Heegaard, Marge
Place of Publication
Bloomington, MN
Publisher
Woodland Press
Publication Date
1991
Physical Description
Softcover; 32 pages
Subject
Trauma Survivors
Trauma
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Grief. Bereavement
Abstract
Terrible things happen to children. Traumatic events in the lives of their families, their friends or in the world leave children feeling confused, insecure and frightened. Some things happen in nature like floods and earthquakes. People, also cause violence and trauma. This book is designed to help children understand and cope with overwhelming feelings from loss and change. Creating art provides a method for expressing feelings children are unable to understand or express verbally. Drawing a fearful event puts the drawer in charge and presents an opportunity to overcome feelings of helplessness and fear.
ISBN
9780962050237
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
CD 710 HEE 1991

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Little tree: A story for children with serious medical problems

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Mills, Joyce C., Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator). New York, NY: Magination Press , 1992.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 MIL 1992
In this healing story, a little tree loses some of her branches in a storm. She experiences emotions of fear, self-blame, and worry so common to children facing serious medical problems. The little tree in the forest survives the storm and learns that although many branches and leaves were lost, sh…
Author
Mills, Joyce C.
Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator)
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Magination Press
Publication Date
1992
Physical Description
Softcover: ill., 28 p.
Subject
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Amputation. Limb Prosthesis
Children's Health-Accidents and Injuries
Picture Books
Abstract
In this healing story, a little tree loses some of her branches in a storm. She experiences emotions of fear, self-blame, and worry so common to children facing serious medical problems. The little tree in the forest survives the storm and learns that although many branches and leaves were lost, she still has deep roots, a strong trunk and a beautiful heart. Children will discover that they too have strengths and abilities for living happy lives. A relaxation exercise is included.
ISBN
0945354517
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 200 MIL 1992
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What about me?: When brothers and sisters get sick

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Peterkin, Allan, Middendorf, Frances (Illustrator). New York, NY: Magination Press , 1992.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR EF 860.5 PET 1992
Availability
2 copies, 1 available
Illustrated book dealing with the many complicated feelings the well child experiences in a situation where a sibling is ill: guilt about having caused the illness, fear that the sibling will die, anger over being left out, anxiety about catching the sickness, and longing for life to return to the …
Author
Peterkin, Allan
Middendorf, Frances (Illustrator)
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Magination Press
Publication Date
1992
Physical Description
Softcover: 30 p.
Subject
Children Coping with Family Illness
Sibling Relationships
Picture Books
Abstract
Illustrated book dealing with the many complicated feelings the well child experiences in a situation where a sibling is ill: guilt about having caused the illness, fear that the sibling will die, anger over being left out, anxiety about catching the sickness, and longing for life to return to the way it was.
ISBN
0945354487
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR EF 860.5 PET 1992

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Gentle willow: A story for children about dying

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Mills, Joyce C., Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator). Washington, DC: Magination Press , 1993.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 250 MIL 1993
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
A comforting story which helps children deal with the their own death, death of friends, a family member, or even pets. A loving and tender tale that addresses our feelings of sadness, love, disbelief, and anger.
Author
Mills, Joyce C.
Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator)
Place of Publication
Washington, DC
Publisher
Magination Press
Publication Date
1993
Physical Description
Hardcover, col. ill. (unpaged).
Subject
Coping with Death
Children and Grief
Children-Coping with Death and Dying
Abstract
A comforting story which helps children deal with the their own death, death of friends, a family member, or even pets. A loving and tender tale that addresses our feelings of sadness, love, disbelief, and anger.
ISBN
945354541
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 250 MIL 1993

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Anatomy coloring book

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Kapit, Wynn, Elson, Lawrence M. New York, NY: Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers, Inc. , 1993. 2nd Ed, Rev & Expanded.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
AC 305 KAP 1993
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
This book offers an opportunity to all "students" of the body, formal and informal, to achieve a working understanding of body structure and related functions effectively and thoroughly.
Author
Kapit, Wynn
Elson, Lawrence M.
Edition
2nd Ed, Rev & Expanded
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers, Inc.
Publication Date
1993
Physical Description
ix, 161p. : ill.
Subject
Anatomy-Atlases.Pictorial Works
Abstract
This book offers an opportunity to all "students" of the body, formal and informal, to achieve a working understanding of body structure and related functions effectively and thoroughly.
ISBN
0064550168
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
AC 305 KAP 1993

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Fantastic Antone succeeds!: Experiences in educating children with fetal alcohol syndrome

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Kleinfeld, Judith, Wescott, Siobhan (Eds.). Alaska: University of Alaska Press , 1993.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GK 590 KLE 1993
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Written for everyone who works with alcohol-affected children and their families, this book contains articles written by parents, teachers and professionals. Includes how prenatal alcohol exposure affects children and their families; parenting and parental advocacy; effective classroom practices a…
Author
Kleinfeld, Judith
Wescott, Siobhan (Eds.)
Place of Publication
Alaska
Publisher
University of Alaska Press
Publication Date
1993
Physical Description
Softcover, 372 pp.
Subject
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome/Fetal Alcohol Effects. FAS/FAE
Abstract
Written for everyone who works with alcohol-affected children and their families, this book contains articles written by parents, teachers and professionals. Includes how prenatal alcohol exposure affects children and their families; parenting and parental advocacy; effective classroom practices and techniques for teachers; and helping families of alcohol-affected children. Contains practical advice and personal stories as well as resource information.
ISBN
0-912006-71-4
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GK 590 KLE 1993

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Pain, pain, go away: Helping children with pain

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McGrath, Patrick J., Finley, Allen, Ritchie, Judith. [Bethesda, MD]: Association for the Care of Children's Health , 1994.
URL
http://pediatric-pain.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/PPGA2003.pdf
Material Type
Online
This booklet is to teach parents about pain in children and to help them to ask for better care. It tells about sources of pain, how to measure it in children, and pain management.
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URL
http://pediatric-pain.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/PPGA2003.pdf
Author
McGrath, Patrick J.
Finley, Allen
Ritchie, Judith
Place of Publication
[Bethesda, MD]
Publisher
Association for the Care of Children's Health
Publication Date
1994
Physical Description
PDF, 15 p.
Subject
Pain
Coping with Pain
Abstract
This booklet is to teach parents about pain in children and to help them to ask for better care. It tells about sources of pain, how to measure it in children, and pain management.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
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Bereaved children and teens: A support guide for parents and professionals

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Grollman, Earl A. [Boston, MA]: Beacon Press , 1995. Rev. ed. of: Explaining death to children. 1967. .
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GV 200 GRO 1995
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
This is a comprehensive resource for parents, teachers, counselors, health-care professionals, clergy and others concerned about the children in their lives. Suggests ways of explaining death to children and teens from a number of perspectives eg. philosophical, cultural and religious.
Author
Grollman, Earl A.
Edition
Rev. ed. of: Explaining death to children. 1967.
Place of Publication
[Boston, MA]
Publisher
Beacon Press
Publication Date
1995
Physical Description
xii; 238 p.
Subject
Grief. Bereavement
Coping with Death
Children's Emotions
Emotional Health
Abstract
This is a comprehensive resource for parents, teachers, counselors, health-care professionals, clergy and others concerned about the children in their lives. Suggests ways of explaining death to children and teens from a number of perspectives eg. philosophical, cultural and religious.
ISBN
080702306X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GV 200 GRO 1995

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This is a hospital, not a zoo!

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Karim, Roberta, Truesdell, Sue (Illustrator). New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin , 1998.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 KAR 1998
Availability
1 copy, 0 available
Hospital patient Filbert MacFee transforms himself into a series of animals to avoid some unpleasant medical procedures, making the nurses so frustrated that he is finally allowed to go home.
Author
Karim, Roberta
Truesdell, Sue (Illustrator)
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Publication Date
1998
Physical Description
Paperback, 48 p. : ill
Subject
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
Hospital patient Filbert MacFee transforms himself into a series of animals to avoid some unpleasant medical procedures, making the nurses so frustrated that he is finally allowed to go home.
Notes
Ages 4-8.
ISBN
0395720990
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 KAR 1998

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