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BolusCalc: Mobile App (iOS)

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BC Children's Hospital. Vancouver, BC: , 2023.
URL
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/boluscalc/id1521364754
Material Type
Online
This app is designed for simple calculations of insulin doses in the Canadian home and school setting. There are 5 screens available: The Simple Insulin Bolus screen calculates an insulin dose for people on multiple daily injections (MDI) based on carb ratio, correction/sensitivity factor (ISF), ta…
  1 url  
URL
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/boluscalc/id1521364754
Corporate Author
BC Children's Hospital
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
Mobile App
Subject
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus - Children
Diabetes Mellitus - Young Adults
Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus. Type 1 Diabetes
Insulin
Abstract
This app is designed for simple calculations of insulin doses in the Canadian home and school setting. There are 5 screens available: The Simple Insulin Bolus screen calculates an insulin dose for people on multiple daily injections (MDI) based on carb ratio, correction/sensitivity factor (ISF), target BG, carbs to be consumed, and current BG.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
URLs
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BolusCalc: Mobile App (Android)

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BC Children's Hospital. Vancouver, BC: , 2023.
URL
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=appinventor.ai_dlmetzger58.BolusCalc&hl=en_CA&gl=US
Material Type
Online
This app is designed for simple calculations of insulin doses in the Canadian home and school setting. There are 5 screens available: The Simple Insulin Bolus screen calculates an insulin dose for people on multiple daily injections (MDI) based on carb ratio, correction/sensitivity factor (ISF), ta…
  1 url  
URL
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=appinventor.ai_dlmetzger58.BolusCalc&hl=en_CA&gl=US
Corporate Author
BC Children's Hospital
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
Mobile App
Subject
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus - Children
Diabetes Mellitus - Young Adults
Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus. Type 1 Diabetes
Insulin
Abstract
This app is designed for simple calculations of insulin doses in the Canadian home and school setting. There are 5 screens available: The Simple Insulin Bolus screen calculates an insulin dose for people on multiple daily injections (MDI) based on carb ratio, correction/sensitivity factor (ISF), target BG, carbs to be consumed, and current BG.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
URLs
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MyTransition App: Mobile App (iOS)

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McMaster University. Hamilton, ON: , 2023.
URL
https://apps.apple.com/ca/app/mytransition-app/id1327036414
Material Type
Online
The MyTransition App is a tool to help youth feel ready to transition to adult health care system. Transition is a time of change with some new learning, but the MyTransition App has gathered tools to help youth to be organized and confident in this transition.
  1 url  
URL
https://apps.apple.com/ca/app/mytransition-app/id1327036414
Corporate Author
McMaster University
Place of Publication
Hamilton, ON
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
Mobile App
Subject
Young Adults - Life Transitions
Abstract
The MyTransition App is a tool to help youth feel ready to transition to adult health care system. Transition is a time of change with some new learning, but the MyTransition App has gathered tools to help youth to be organized and confident in this transition.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
URLs
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Seizures and epilepsy in children: A comprehensive guide

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Vining, Eileen, Doerrer, Sarah, Habela, Christa, Hartman, Adam, Kelley, Sarah, Kossoff, Eric, Salorio, Cynthia, Singhi, Samantha, Stafstrom, Carl. Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins University Press , 2023. Fourth edition.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
FM 470.5 VIN 2023
Availability
1 copy, 0 available
For more than 30 years, parents, caregivers, and health care providers have trusted Seizures and Epilepsy in Children to provide comprehensive, science-based information and practical answers to the most common questions about these conditions. In this new edition, completely revised and updated, a…
Author
Vining, Eileen
Doerrer, Sarah
Habela, Christa
Hartman, Adam
Kelley, Sarah
Kossoff, Eric
Salorio, Cynthia
Singhi, Samantha
Stafstrom, Carl
Edition
Fourth edition
Place of Publication
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
John Hopkins University Press
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
Softcover; 353 pages
Subject
Seizure Disorders-Children
Abstract
For more than 30 years, parents, caregivers, and health care providers have trusted Seizures and Epilepsy in Children to provide comprehensive, science-based information and practical answers to the most common questions about these conditions. In this new edition, completely revised and updated, a team of experts from Johns Hopkins Medicine offers guidance on:
- diagnostic testing and the latest treatments
- recommendations for the best devices, apps, and websites
- driving, health insurance, and playing sports
- navigating school and other environments
- mental health issues and counseling
- coping with disability
- side effects from medications
This new edition also features dedicated chapters on diet, complementary and alternative medicine, and rescue medicines.
ISBN
9781421445090
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
FM 470.5 VIN 2023

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L'opposition: ces enfants qui vous en font voir de toutes les couleurs!

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Hammarrenger, Benoit. TBD: Editions Midi trente , 2023. 2nd.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
CD 900 HAM 2023
Availability
1 copy, 0 available
Voici la nouvelle édition revue et mise à jour de ce bestseller de Benoit Hammarrenger pour mieux comprendre l?opposition et les comportements difficiles des enfants de 4 à 12 ans. Le neuropsychologue y communique son expertise de manière simple et accessible, car selon lui : « les parents et les i…
Author
Hammarrenger, Benoit
Edition
2nd
Place of Publication
TBD
Publisher
Editions Midi trente
Publication Date
2023
Subject
Disruptive Behavior Disorders
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Tourette Syndrome. Gilles De La Tourette Syndrome
Parenting
Abstract
Voici la nouvelle édition revue et mise à jour de ce bestseller de Benoit Hammarrenger pour mieux comprendre l?opposition et les comportements difficiles des enfants de 4 à 12 ans. Le neuropsychologue y communique son expertise de manière simple et accessible, car selon lui : « les parents et les intervenants seront nettement plus efficaces s?ils parviennent à cibler les causes sous-jacentes aux manifestations d?opposition du jeune et à intervenir à la source du comportement ».
Selon Benoit, l?opposition est souvent un symptôme, une manifestation visible (et parfois difficile à comprendre) de quelque chose d?autre qui ne va pas. Ainsi, dans bien des cas, elle émerge de facteurs présents dans l?environnement, sur lesquels il est possible d?agir. Il explique comment, en s?attardant plus précisément au développement du cerveau, aux styles d?autorité, aux conflits familiaux, à l?anxiété, au TDAH, au syndrome de Gilles de la Tourette et à la douance, entre autres thèmes abordés. Des interventions spécifiques, ciblant les causes réelles des comportements d?opposition, sont ensuite détaillées.
ISBN
9782925213260
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Call Number
CD 900 HAM 2023

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Congrats - You're having a teen!: Strengthen your family and raise a good person

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Ginsburg, Kenneth R. Itasca, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics , 2023.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GL 450 GIN 2023
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Congrats - you' re having a teen! No, really - congratulations! You're entering one of the most exciting, important phases of parenting. These years are your best opportunity to guide your child toward a thriving adulthood and strengthen your relationship with them for life. This guide will help yo…
Alternate Title
Congrats your're having a teen
Author
Ginsburg, Kenneth R.
Place of Publication
Itasca, IL
Publisher
American Academy of Pediatrics
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
Softcover; 336 pages
Subject
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Parenting
Relationships-Parent/Child
Abstract
Congrats - you' re having a teen! No, really - congratulations! You're entering one of the most exciting, important phases of parenting. These years are your best opportunity to guide your child toward a thriving adulthood and strengthen your relationship with them for life. This guide will help you understand, encourage, support, love, and, yes, even celebrate your teen!
The teen years may bring challenges. This book prepares you to meet those challenges as a family while staying firmly committed to raising a good person.
ISBN
9781610025980
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GL 450 GIN 2023

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It's totally normal: An LGBTQIA+ guide to puberty, sex, and gender

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Mehta, Monica Gupta, Mehta, Asha Lily, Fisher, Fox (illustrator). London, UK and Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2023.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH GA 110 MEH 2023
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Mother and teen duo Monica and Asha Mehta work together to answer your most pressing questions. Forget the penis-in-vagina basics - this is a queer friendly guide that'll have you rethinking the very definition of sex. Combining expert advice with the personal experiences of teens all over the worl…
Alternate Title
It's totally normal!
Author
Mehta, Monica Gupta
Mehta, Asha Lily
Fisher, Fox (illustrator)
Place of Publication
London, UK and Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
Softcover; 206 pages
Subject
Sex Education
Young Adults-Gender Identity & Expression
Sexual Abuse-Prevention
Abstract
Mother and teen duo Monica and Asha Mehta work together to answer your most pressing questions. Forget the penis-in-vagina basics - this is a queer friendly guide that'll have you rethinking the very definition of sex. Combining expert advice with the personal experiences of teens all over the world, prepare to plunge into the topics they don't cover in sex ed. Masturbation, pornography, fetishes - if you're not afraid to ask, they're not afraid to answer.
Contents:
- "I love puberty!" (said no one, ever)
- Sex (only your teachers call it "intercourse")
- Yes, yes, yes (understanding consent)
- Safer sex (it doesn't kill the mood)
- Gender (hint: there are more than two)
- Sexuality (born this way)
- LGBTQIA+ and allies (it's not just a phase)
- Relationships (they don't exist in a bubble)
ISBN
9781839973550
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH GA 110 MEH 2023

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Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents

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Rapee, Ronald M, Wignall, Ann, Spence, Susan, Cobham, Vanessa, Lyneham, Heidi. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications , 2022. 3rd edition.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
CD 420 RAP 2022
With more than 150,000 copies sold, this fully revised and updated edition of the classic self-help guide for parents offers cutting-edge, proven-effective techniques for helping your child overcome anxiety and thrive.; Most children are afraid of the dark. Some fear monsters under the bed. But at …
Author
Rapee, Ronald M
Wignall, Ann
Spence, Susan
Cobham, Vanessa
Lyneham, Heidi
Edition
3rd edition
Place of Publication
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Softcover; 314 pages
Subject
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Abstract
With more than 150,000 copies sold, this fully revised and updated edition of the classic self-help guide for parents offers cutting-edge, proven-effective techniques for helping your child overcome anxiety and thrive.
Most children are afraid of the dark. Some fear monsters under the bed. But at least ten percent of children have excessive fears and worries―phobias, separation anxiety, panic attacks, social anxiety, or obsessive-compulsive disorder―that can hold them back and keep them from fully enjoying childhood. If your child suffers from any of these forms of anxiety, this book offers new, practical, and evidence-based proven tools that can help.
Now in its third edition, Helping Your Anxious Child has been expanded and updated to include the latest research and techniques for managing child anxiety, and includes new information on helping very young children and adolescents; as well as anxiety in children with behavioral problems, learning difficulties, or medical conditions. The book offers proven-effective skills based in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), exposure therapy, and mindfulness and relaxation techniques to aid you in helping your child overcome intense fears and worries. You'll also find out how to relieve your child's anxious feelings while parenting with compassion.
Parents will learn:
How to help your child practice ?detective thinking? to recognize irrational worries
What to do when your child becomes frightened
How to expose your child gently and gradually to challenging situations
How to help your child learn important social skills
Also included are links to a free downloadable workbook for parents, and an activity book for kids. The kid-friendly, illustrated activity book will help your child take an active role in learning to manage their anxiety, as they learn and practice the skills outlined in Helping Your Anxious Child.
ISBN
9781684039913
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
CD 420 RAP 2022
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A guide for teens with IBD

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Crohns & Colitis Foundation of America. New York, NY: Crohn's and Colitis Foundation , 2022.
URL
https://issuu.com/ccfa1/docs/ibd-teen-brochure-2020-final?fr=sNDBkZjM3MDAxNzI
Material Type
Ebook
This booklet is for teens with IBD to use as a quick reference guide. It includes information on IBD, worksheets, and a discussion guide to help you speak to healthcare professionals and other people in your life.; Note: This is a US resource. Visit https://crohnsandcolitis.ca/ for Canadian informa…
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URL
https://issuu.com/ccfa1/docs/ibd-teen-brochure-2020-final?fr=sNDBkZjM3MDAxNzI
Corporate Author
Crohns & Colitis Foundation of America
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation
Publication Date
2022
Subject
Crohn's Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Coping
Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Therapy
Abstract
This booklet is for teens with IBD to use as a quick reference guide. It includes information on IBD, worksheets, and a discussion guide to help you speak to healthcare professionals and other people in your life.
Note: This is a US resource. Visit https://crohnsandcolitis.ca/ for Canadian information.
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
URLs
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Toddler's first steps: A best chance guide to parenting to parenting your 6-to-36 month-old child

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124166
HealthLinkBC , 2022.
URL
https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/pregnancy-parenting/toddlers-first-steps
Material Type
Website
Online
Toddler's First Steps provides trusted information on how to nurture the healthy development of your child. As your child grows, they will learn and change at an amazing speed. This resource provides guidance on how to support your child as they go through the many stages of toddlerhood and encount…
  1 url  
URL
https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/pregnancy-parenting/toddlers-first-steps
Publisher
HealthLinkBC
Publication Date
2022
Subject
Pregnancy
Toddlers
Parenting
Child Health - Diet/Nutrition
Child Development
Childcare
Abstract
Toddler's First Steps provides trusted information on how to nurture the healthy development of your child. As your child grows, they will learn and change at an amazing speed. This resource provides guidance on how to support your child as they go through the many stages of toddlerhood and encounter new experiences such as the arrival of a new baby or entering child care. You will also find information on where to find additional resources to support you and your family.
Language
English
Chinese
French
Arabic
Farsi (Persian)
Punjabi
Spanish
Tagalog
Material Type
Website
Online
URLs
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Sex ed for self-advocates

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Barnett, Jessica Penwell, Holmes, Laura Graham, McLaughlin, Katherine, Moyher, Robin, Strang, John, Zhou, Jiaqi, Davila, Joanne. Arlington, VA: Organization for Autism Research , 2022.
URL
https://researchautism.org/self-advocates/sex-ed-for-self-advocates/
Material Type
Website
Online
This guide is a sexuality and sex education resource written specifically for autistic people age 15 and up. Autistic people sometimes don't have the chance to learn about sexuality and sex in ways that work for them, so OAR created this guide as a starting point to change that.; In each of the nin…
  1 url  
URL
https://researchautism.org/self-advocates/sex-ed-for-self-advocates/
Author
Barnett, Jessica Penwell
Holmes, Laura Graham
McLaughlin, Katherine
Moyher, Robin
Strang, John
Zhou, Jiaqi
Davila, Joanne
Place of Publication
Arlington, VA
Publisher
Organization for Autism Research
Publication Date
2022
Subject
Sex Education
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Young Adults-Sexuality
Abstract
This guide is a sexuality and sex education resource written specifically for autistic people age 15 and up. Autistic people sometimes don't have the chance to learn about sexuality and sex in ways that work for them, so OAR created this guide as a starting point to change that.
In each of the nine sections of the guide, self-advocates will be able to read articles and watch brief videos before testing their knowledge about a given topic and practicing new skills.
Language
English
Material Type
Website
Online
URLs
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Me and my feelings: A kids' guide to understanding and expressing themselves

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Allen, Vanessa Green, Rebar, Sarah [ill.]. Emeryville, CA: Rockridge Press , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 720 ALL 2019
Availability
1 copy, 0 available
Sometimes, emotions like anger or jealousy or excitement can seem too big to keep inside. Me and My Feelings is here to teach kids that it?s okay to have big feelings! They will learn how to calm down those strong emotions so they don?t feel overwhelmed and can continue to take on the world.; This …
Author
Allen, Vanessa Green
Rebar, Sarah [ill.]
Place of Publication
Emeryville, CA
Publisher
Rockridge Press
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Softcover : 108 pages
Subject
Mental Health
Emotional Health
Abstract
Sometimes, emotions like anger or jealousy or excitement can seem too big to keep inside. Me and My Feelings is here to teach kids that it?s okay to have big feelings! They will learn how to calm down those strong emotions so they don?t feel overwhelmed and can continue to take on the world.
This book gives kids the skills to stay in control - by breathing deeply, saying positive things to themselves, talking about their feelings instead of keeping them inside, and more. Help young girls and boys learn to deal with all kinds of feelings, including the hard ones like sadness, anxiety, or even fear.
Inside Me and My Feelings, you?ll find:
- TANGIBLE IDEAS THAT HELP: This book is packed with informative ways to help kids handle their feelings. They can use the exercises to see which tips, tricks, and habits work best for them.
- QUIZZES & ACTIVITIES: Kids can get to know themselves with quizzes like 'Do My Emotions Rule Me?,' along with other fun exercises and activities created especially for kids ages 7-10.
- EMPATHY FOR THE EMOTIONS OF OTHERS: When kids understand their own emotions and feelings, they can also empathize with other people?s feelings - like their family and friends.
With Me and My Feelings, the next time big feelings get too big - kids will know just what to do!
Notes
For ages 7 to 10
ISBN
9781641524964
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 720 ALL 2019

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The anxiety and depression workbook for teens: Simple CBT skills to help you deal with anxiety, worry and sadness

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Tompkins, Michael A. Oakland, CA: Instant Help Books , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 TOM 2022
Availability
1 copy, 0 available
In The Anxiety and Depression Workbook for Teens, you'll find straightforward and easy-to-implement cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) skills to help you stay one step ahead of your symptoms, connect with friends, try new things, bounce back from setbacks, and start feeling better right away. You'l…
Author
Tompkins, Michael A.
Place of Publication
Oakland, CA
Publisher
Instant Help Books
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Paperback; 178p.
Subject
Anxiety
Depression
Young Adults-Emotions
Young Adults-Self-Help
Abstract
In The Anxiety and Depression Workbook for Teens, you'll find straightforward and easy-to-implement cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) skills to help you stay one step ahead of your symptoms, connect with friends, try new things, bounce back from setbacks, and start feeling better right away. You'll learn all about where your symptoms come from, how to identify situations that can make your symptoms worse, and how to break the thinking habits that keep you feeling stuck in life.
ISBN
9781684039197
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 TOM 2022

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De l'opposition à la communication: Entendre et comprendre vraiment vos enfants et vos adolescents

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Hammarrenger, Benoit. TBD: Editions Midi trente , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GK 600 HAM 2022
Availability
1 copy, 0 available
Dans le cadre de sa pratique comme psychologue et neuropsychologue, Benoît Hammarrenger rencontre souvent des parents qui souhaitent améliorer leurs relations avec leurs enfants et leurs adolescents. Ceux-ci lui racontent alors toutes sortes de situations marquées par des crises, de l'opposition, d…
Author
Hammarrenger, Benoit
Place of Publication
TBD
Publisher
Editions Midi trente
Publication Date
2022
Subject
Parenting
Abstract
Dans le cadre de sa pratique comme psychologue et neuropsychologue, Benoît Hammarrenger rencontre souvent des parents qui souhaitent améliorer leurs relations avec leurs enfants et leurs adolescents. Ceux-ci lui racontent alors toutes sortes de situations marquées par des crises, de l'opposition, de la tristesse, de l'anxiété ou de la colère, mais aussi par leur propre sentiment d'impuissance en regard de la distance qu'ils voient s'installer entre les membres de la famille. Or, au fil des ans, Benoît a observé qu'une constante se dégage de toutes les situations de détresse familiale. Cette constante, c'est le besoin de cultiver une meilleure communication, c'est-à-dire une communication profonde et authentique, au-delà des mots, là où se jouent les vrais enjeux. Selon lui, il existe sept clés essentielles à l'établissement d'une communication saine et enrichissante dans la famille :
- Être à l'écoute des émotions des jeunes et se placer en synchronie avec eux
- Laisser une place à la colère en montrant qu'il s'agit d'une émotion légitime
- Cultiver l'empathie et l'esprit d'équipe entre frères et soeurs
- Installer une autorité parentale légitime, que les enfants auront envie de suivre
- Aider les jeunes à mieux connaître leurs parents pour consolider leur lien avec eux
- Composer avec les enjeux spécifiques de l'adolescence
- Tenter de comprendre ce que le jeune vit et cherche vraiment à exprimer, alors que ses habiletés de communication sont encore en construction.
Dans ce nouveau livre accessible et teinté d'humour, Benoît aide les parents à faire alliance avec leur jeune, à créer un climat sain dans la famille... et il en profite pour leur rappeler d'arrêter de parler de bière lorsque leur jeune, lui, parle d'ours
ISBN
9782925213147
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GK 600 HAM 2022

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Developing differently: A guide for parents of young children with global developmental delay, intellectual disability, or autism

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Muggleton, Joshua, Attwood, Tony (contributor). London, UK and Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
FM 270 MUG 2022
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Parenting isn't easy, and parenting a child with a Global Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability, or Autism can be challenging. However, a lot of parenting strategies are straightforward once you get your head around them. With the right knowledge, environment, interactions, responses and und…
Author
Muggleton, Joshua
Attwood, Tony (contributor)
Place of Publication
London, UK and Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Softcover; 288 pages
Subject
Developmental Disability
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
Parenting isn't easy, and parenting a child with a Global Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability, or Autism can be challenging. However, a lot of parenting strategies are straightforward once you get your head around them. With the right knowledge, environment, interactions, responses and understanding, you can help reduce your child's anxiety, build their confidence, and help them develop learning and communication skills.
Dr Joshua Muggleton provides a comprehensive, step-by-step parenting plan that will support you to embed good practice at home from day one. These strategies are designed to work across all neurodevelopmental conditions, and take into account co-occurring conditions such as ADHD, meaning none of the advice in the book requires your child to have a specific diagnosis. Also included are downloadable examples of charts, how-to guides for creating visual resources tailored to your child's individual needs, and bonus downloadable chapters on sleep and siblings.[See introduction for link.]
ISBN
9781787759978
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
FM 270 MUG 2022

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You Know, Sex: Bodies, Gender, Puberty, and Other Things

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123977
Silverberg, Cory, Smyth, Fiona [ill.]. Seven Stories Press , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH GA 100 SIL 2022
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
You Know, Sex is the first thoroughly modern sex education book for every body, covering not only the big three of puberty?hormones, reproduction, and development?but also power, pleasure, and how to be a decent human being.; Centering young people?s experiences of pressures and joy, risk and rewar…
Author
Silverberg, Cory
Smyth, Fiona [ill.]
Publisher
Seven Stories Press
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Softcover; 432 pages
Subject
Sexuality
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Friendship
Dating
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Pregnancy/Childbirth (general works). Obstetrics
Young Adults-Hygiene
Young Adults-Physical Development
Young Adults-Social Behaviour
Young Adults-Emotions
Abstract
You Know, Sex is the first thoroughly modern sex education book for every body, covering not only the big three of puberty?hormones, reproduction, and development?but also power, pleasure, and how to be a decent human being.
Centering young people?s experiences of pressures and joy, risk and reward, and confusion and discovery, there are chapters on body autonomy, gender, consent, pornography, masturbation, stigma, boundaries, harassment,
trauma, and a lot more.
The puberty, anatomy, and reproduction chapters include trans, nonbinary, and intersex bodies and experience, and all of it takes place in our contemporary, media-saturated world (aka, there?s lots of smart phones and social media).
Racially and ethnically diverse, inclusive of cross-disability experience, You Know, Sex is a book for every kind of young person and every kind of family?essential for kids, everyone who knows a kid, and anyone who has ever been a kid.
ISBN
9781644210802
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH GA 100 SIL 2022

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A Perfectionist's Guide to NOT Being Perfect

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Zucker, Bonnie. Washington, DC: Magination Press , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 ZUC 2022
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
It?s hard for teens to be happy when they?ve created a very narrow window of what defines success. The goal of this helpful book is to encourage teens to maintain their desire to achieve without striving to always be perfect and to appreciate and love who they are just as they are, not for what the…
Author
Zucker, Bonnie
Place of Publication
Washington, DC
Publisher
Magination Press
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Hardcover; 240 pages
Subject
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Abstract
It?s hard for teens to be happy when they?ve created a very narrow window of what defines success. The goal of this helpful book is to encourage teens to maintain their desire to achieve without striving to always be perfect and to appreciate and love who they are just as they are, not for what they do or accomplish. Finding a balance between work and play is key. Challenging perfectionism is about the pursuit of happiness.
When teens can recognize that perfectionism is a disadvantage, they can become motivated to do something about it. For many, it may just be shifting the perfectionism a bit to land in a more positive place. It might be about deciding when and where to be slightly perfectionistic, when and where they can let go of high standards and all-or-nothing thinking, and when it?s okay to simply do a ?good enough? job on something.
ISBN
9781433837036
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 ZUC 2022

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High School Hacks: A No-nonsense Guide to High School, for Kids on the Autism Spectrum/A Collection of Short, to the Point Truth Bombs, Useful for Both Students and Teachers

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O Connor, Joanne. Shawnee, KS: AAPC Publishing , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 OCO 2022
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
'What people are too polite to tell you, but you need to know!'; The High School Hacks series are handbooks with a sense of humor.; This series was created for autistic students and aimed to clearly explain high school's often mysterious and confusing world. To help students navigate the tricky tee…
Author
O Connor, Joanne
Place of Publication
Shawnee, KS
Publisher
AAPC Publishing
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Softcover; 102 pages
Subject
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
'What people are too polite to tell you, but you need to know!'
The High School Hacks series are handbooks with a sense of humor.
This series was created for autistic students and aimed to clearly explain high school's often mysterious and confusing world. To help students navigate the tricky teenage years, addressing many topics from preparing for high school and making friends to dealing with the demands of everyday school life.
Teachers, parents, and caregivers can benefit from these guides to better understand their young people's challenges.
High School Hacks is for students aged 11-14 and tackles many different topics, including:
Preparing for High School
Making Friends
Getting to know yourself
Dealing with confrontation in the classroom
Daily Grooming
Social expectations
Handling questions and honesty
Working together
High School Hacks has plenty of information for teachers, including ideas on supporting your students and an abundance of editable templates.
ISBN
9781956110043
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 OCO 2022

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Getting comfortable with uncertainty for teens: 10 tips to overcome anxiety, fear and worry

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Negreiros, Juliana, Martinez, Katherine. Oakland, CA: Instant Help Books , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 NEG 2022
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
In this friendly guide just for teens, you'll gain a greater understanding of how uncertainty can trigger feelings of anxiety, fear, worry, and self-doubt. Grounded in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), the book offers ten skills-based tips to help you t…
Author
Negreiros, Juliana
Martinez, Katherine
Place of Publication
Oakland, CA
Publisher
Instant Help Books
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Paperback; 185p.
Subject
Anxiety
Young Adults-Self-Help
Abstract
In this friendly guide just for teens, you'll gain a greater understanding of how uncertainty can trigger feelings of anxiety, fear, worry, and self-doubt. Grounded in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), the book offers ten skills-based tips to help you take smart risks, stop avoiding the things that make you feel uneasy and bounce back from challenges and setbacks. Most importantly, you'll learn to become more comfortable with uncertainty, and take valued actions toward creating positive change in your life and the world.
ISBN
9781684039371
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 NEG 2022

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When anxiety makes you angry: CBT anger management skills for teens with anxiety-driven anger

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Dunn, Kelsey Torgerson. Oakland, CA: Instant Help Books , 2022.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 DUN 2022
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Using a proven-effective approach rooted in evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), When Anxiety Makes You Angry will help you identify the anxiety beneath your anger, accept difficult emotions?rather than fighting or trying to ignore them?and learn healthy coping and self-regulation ski…
Alternate Title
[Cognitive Behavioural Therapy anger management skills for teens with anxiety-driven anger]
Author
Dunn, Kelsey Torgerson
Place of Publication
Oakland, CA
Publisher
Instant Help Books
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
Paperback; [168p.]
Subject
Anxiety
Anger
Young Adults-Emotions
Young Adults-Self-Help
Cognitive Therapy
Abstract
Using a proven-effective approach rooted in evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), When Anxiety Makes You Angry will help you identify the anxiety beneath your anger, accept difficult emotions?rather than fighting or trying to ignore them?and learn healthy coping and self-regulation skills to help you find emotional balance. You?ll also discover how to ?train your brain? to stop and think before reacting; and how to choose calm over chaos when faced with the things that trigger your anxiety or anger.
ISBN
9781684038367
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
YOUTH CD 420 DUN 2022

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