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Striking to the heart of the matter : selected readings on gender and HIV

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118159
Author
Amaratunga, Carol Mallette, 1948
Gahagan, Jacqueline C
Call Number
WC 503.4 DC2 S85 2002
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Striking to the heart of the matter : selected readings on gender and HIV
Author
Amaratunga, Carol Mallette, 1948
Gahagan, Jacqueline C
Responsibility
edited by Carol Amaratunga and Jacqueline Gahagan ; assistant editors: Susan Rolston, Barbara Clow
Place
Halifax, N.S.
Publisher
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Year Published
c2002.
Physical Description
vi, 106 p.; 22 cm.
Subjects
HIV Infections--Social Aspects--Canada
AIDS (Disease) in women--Social Aspects--Canada
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome - Canada
Abstract
The economic cost of HIV/AIDS in Canada -- Changing the balance of power: the Listen UP! research project and participatory research with marginalized communities -- Gender, injection drug use and HIV risk in Ontario, Canada -- HIV/AIDS and Aboriginal women in Canada -- HIV counselling and testing among pregnant women in Canada: best practices -- Gender differences in results of a programme to promote the sexual health of high school students in Nova Scotia -- HIV prevention programmes and female prostitutes: the Canadian context.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN
0968479758
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WC 503.4 DC2 S85 2002
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Lesbian families' challenges and means of resiliency : implications for feminist family therapy

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118846
Author
Prouty Lyness, Anne M.
Call Number
HQ75.53 L47 2006
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Lesbian families' challenges and means of resiliency : implications for feminist family therapy
Author
Prouty Lyness, Anne M.
Responsibility
Anne M. Prouty Lyness, editor.
Place
New York
Publisher
Haworth Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
173 p.
Series
Journal of feminist family therapy, v. 18, no. 1/2
Subjects
Parent-Child Relations
Adaptation, Psychological
Family Relations
Family Therapy
Feminism
Homosexuality, Female
Lesbian mothers
Lesbian couples
Lesbians - family relationships
Lesbians - counselling
Abstract
Editor’s foreword -- Living outside of the box : lesbian couples with children conceived through the use of anonymous donor insemination / Karen C. Kranz and Judith C. Daniluk -- Redefining the nuclear family : an exploration of resiliency in lesbian parents / A. Cassandra Gol -- Application of feminist therapy : promoting resiliency among lesbian and gay families / Charles Negy, Cliff McKinney -- Intimate violence among lesbian couples : emerging data and critical needs / Bette Speziale, Cynthia Ring -- Exploring a community’s response to lesbian domestic violence through the voices of providers : a qualitative study / Suzanne R. Merlis, Deanna Linville -- A feminist perspective of resilience in lesbian couples / Colleen M. Connolly -- Reflection : "girls can’t marry other girls" / Lisa Giddings
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9780789034281
078903428X
Format
Serial
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HQ75.53 L47 2006
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Functional performance in older adults

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119318
Author
Bonder, Bette R.
Wagner, Marilyn B.
Call Number
WT104 F86 2001
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Functional performance in older adults
Author
Bonder, Bette R.
Wagner, Marilyn B.
Responsibility
[edited by] Bette R. Bonder, Marilyn B. Wagner
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
F. A. Davis
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
xi, 544 p.
Subjects
Aging, Physiology
Activities of Daily Living
Aging - psychology
Health Services for the Aged
Mental disorders - In old age
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
0803605439
9780803605435
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WT104 F86 2001
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Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
The gathering tree
Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Source
University of Victoria Library
Place
Penticton, BC
Publisher
Theytus Books Ltd
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
46 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects
AIDS (Disease)--Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America--Juvenile fiction.
AIDS (Disease)
Indians of North America.
Notes
The Gathering Tree is a beautifully illustrated children's book about HIV/AIDS. Written by award-winning First Nations author Larry Loyie and co-author Constance Brissenden, it is a gentle, positive story of a First Nations family facing HIV. After eleven-year-old Tyler and his younger sister Shay-Lyn learn their favourite cousin Robert has HIV, they discover that knowledge brings understanding and self-awareness. Aspects of physical, spiritual, mental and emotional health are addressed.
ISBN
1894778286
Format
Book
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
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