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The Bonnie tapes : mental illness in the family

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115547
Author
Churchill, Jack (producer, director and editor)
Call Number
Video No. 129
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
The Bonnie tapes : mental illness in the family
Author
Churchill, Jack (producer, director and editor)
Place
Hohokus, NJ
Publisher
Mental Illness Education Project Videos [distributor]; Mental Illness Education Project Videos
Year Published
c1997
Physical Description
1 videocassette (26 min.)
Subjects
Family Relations
Mental Disorders--Personal Narrative
Mentally Ill--Personal Narrative
Schizophrenia, Paranoid--Personal Narrative
Notes
Participants: Bonnie and her family members
Summary: Bonnie had her first psychotic break when she was 16. Now 27, she and her family talk about the illness as it hit them then, and about living with it since. They discuss the tensions and emotions they felt, including their helplessness and guilt. Her parents and sister wonder if it was something they did. Bonnie describes her own emotions, including her paranoia and her feelings of guilt when she felt she was destroying her parents' marriage
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 129
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The Bonnie tapes : recovering from mental illness

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115548
Author
Churchill, Jack (producer, director and editor)
Call Number
Video No. 130
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
The Bonnie tapes : recovering from mental illness
Author
Churchill, Jack (producer, director and editor)
Place
Hohokus, NJ
Publisher
Mental Illness Education Project Videos [distributor]
Year Published
c1997
Physical Description
1 videocassette (27 min.)
Subjects
Mental Disorders--Personal Narrative
Drug Therapy
Family Relations
Mentally Ill--Personal Narrative
Recovery--Personal Narrative
Schizophrenia, Paranoid--Personal Narrative
Notes
Participants: Bonnie, Andrea Blodgett (social worker)
Summary: Bonnie talks with social worker Andrea Blodgett about the experience of having schizophrenia and what she has learned about coping with this illness. The discussions include the reality of the voices, the need to trust people, checking on one's own perceptions, and accepting the illness as part of recovery. Bonnie, her parents, and Andrea discuss the role of medications, and they try to answer the question, "How much can one expect?" Finally, they explore the nature of recovery and the importance of not giving up hope
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 130
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The Bonnie tapes : my sister is mentally ill

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115549
Author
Churchill, Jack (producer, director and editor)
Call Number
Video No. 131
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
The Bonnie tapes : my sister is mentally ill
Author
Churchill, Jack (producer, director and editor)
Place
Hohokus, NJ
Publisher
Mental Illness Education Project Videos [distributor]
Year Published
c1997
Physical Description
1 videocassette (27 min.)
Subjects
Mental Disorders--Personal Narrative
Drug Therapy
Family Relations
Mentally Ill--Personal Narrative
Schizophrenia, Paranoid--Personal Narrative
Notes
Participants: Kathy ( Bonnie's sister), Linda Husar (social worker)
Summary: Bonnie's sister Kathy describes how having a sister with schizophrenia affected her life. She talks with Linda Husar, M.S.W., a social worker who also has a mentally ill sibling. Among the topics: how the illness affected Kathy's career, marriage, and decision to have children; trying to be perfect; guilt; being afraid but not talking about it; thinking about the future.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 131
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Don't use your brains for brakes / Bicycle helmets : the choice is yours

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115869
Author
Canadian Bike Helmet Coalition
Call Number
V 359 1993
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Don't use your brains for brakes / Bicycle helmets : the choice is yours
Alternate Title
Don't use your brain for brakes
Author
Canadian Bike Helmet Coalition
Responsibility
Produced by Tim Alp, written by Sharon Musgrave, distributed by Canadian Bike Helmet Coalition.
Place
Ottawa
Publisher
Canadian Bike Helmet Coalition
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
1 videocassette (39:50) : sd., col.; 1/2" VHS
Subjects
Head protective devices
Bicycling
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 359 1993
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