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Women and substance abuse : sharing our experiences

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115919
Author
Canadian Public Health Association.
Call Number
V 464 1994
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Women and substance abuse : sharing our experiences
Author
Canadian Public Health Association.
Place
Ottawa
Publisher
Canadian Public Health Association
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
1 videocassette (16:16) : sd., col. ; 1/2" VHS with video discussion guide (25p)
Subjects
Substance-Related Disorders
Women
Abstract
Links substance abuse to sexual health, mental health, and violence, from adolescence to the senior years
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 464 1994
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Through a blue lens [videorecording]

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116956
Call Number
V 632 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Through a blue lens [videorecording]
Responsibility
director: Veronica Mannix, Producer: Gillian Darling Kovanic
Place
Montreal, PQ
Publisher
National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
1 videocassette (52:08) : sd., col., ; 1/2" VHS
Subjects
Substance abuse - In adolescence - British Columbia
Substance abuse - Prevention & control
Abstract
Audience : High School
A group of Vancouver police officers (The Odd Squad) videodocument the lives of drug addicts living in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. The result is a powerful educational tool to help prevent drug use among young people. Includes interviews with addicts and police officers.
Warning : Contains coarse language and graphic scenes
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 632 1999
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Confessions of a rabid dog

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116953
Author
LEcuyer, John
Call Number
V 627 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Confessions of a rabid dog
Author
LEcuyer, John
Responsibility
director, John L'Ecuyer; producer, Julia Sereny; NFB producer, Gerry Flahive
Place
Montreal
Publisher
National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
1 videocassette (48:01) : col. sd. ; 1/2" VHS
Subjects
Substance-Related Disorders
Substance abuse
Abstract
A documentary in which six heroin addicts in recovery share their experiences with the filmmaker. The reasons they started using heroin, the effects of the drug, the difficulties in quitting. SOME EXPLICIT LANGUAGE AND SUBJECT MATTER. Audience: Senior secondary, university, professional training
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 627 1997
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Video No. 78
Video No. BS 7
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Crisis
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Alcohol-Drug Education Service and TRY Program
Year Published
1990
Physical Description
1 videocassette (26 min.)
Subjects
Adolescents
Crisis Intervention
Substance Abuse--Prevention & Control
Notes
In Cantonese
Summary: A socio-drama that underlines the message that prevention begins at home and that parents have a role to play by helping children develop positive self-esteem, decision-making skills, and the ability to cope with peer pressure
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 78
Video No. BS 7
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IV positive : an educational documentary about living positive

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115569
Call Number
Video No. 162
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
IV positive : an educational documentary about living positive
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Crossroads Productions
Year Published
c1999
Physical Description
1 videocassette (42 min.)
Subjects
Hepatitis C--Prevention & Control
HIV Infections--Prevention & Control
Substance abuse
Notes
Produced by the People of Downtown Eastside in association with Crossroads Productions
Summary: A unique educational video documentary - made for and by injection drug users. Bill, Lori, Ed and Jacob are active addicts who share their stories and their experience with HIV, and living positive. As they interact with their doctors, nurses, support groups, community agencies, and each other, IV Positive reveals critical information on HIV and harm reduction. . . IV Positive speaks directly to users about the importance of shooting safe, getting tested and learning that HIV is not about death, it's about living
Contents: Getting tested -- What is HIV and AIDS? -- Finding a doctor -- Dealing with meds -- Learning about Hep C -- Eating right -- Food options -- Safe fixing -- Safe sex -- User groups -- Finding a support group -- Seeking recovery -- Staying clean
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 162
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[Werner Schneider talk on harm reduction]

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116013
Author
Schneider, Werner
Call Number
V 595 1998
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
[Werner Schneider talk on harm reduction]
Author
Schneider, Werner
Place
Vancouver
Publisher
Vancouver/Richmond Health Board
Year Published
[1998]
Physical Description
1 videocassette (80:00) : sd., col. ; 1/2" VHS
Subjects
Harm reduction - Frankfurt, Germany
Substance abuse - Frankfurt, Germany
Abstract
Werner Schneider describes the drug problem in Frankfurt, Germany and how this led to a drug program implemented in Frankfurt in 1992. He describes how 6 crisis centres for addicts are linked to other programs such as a needle exchange program. A very detailed description of how the drug program was developed, implemented and how it operates on a daily basis.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 595 1998
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Truth about drinking

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116033
Call Number
V 630 1998
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Truth about drinking
Responsibility
Canadian Learning Company
Place
Woodstock, ON
Publisher
Canadian Learning Company
Year Published
[1998]
Physical Description
1 videocassette (30:00) : sd., col. ; 1/2" VHS
Series
Teen files
Subjects
Substance abuse - In adolescence
Alcohol drinking - In adolescence
Abstract
Includes pamphlet on questions to ask before and after watching the video
A powerful video in which teens are shown the effects that alcohol can have on co-ordination, vision, reaction time, the brain & other organs. 2 teens visit the Medical Examiner as he conducts an autopsy on 2 car accident victims - one of whom was an alcoholic. They visit bereaved parents & family to see the effects of losing a loved one to drunk driving. The video ends with a realistic simulation of the deaths of 3 teens who are passengers of a drunk driver. They attend their own funerals and see their parents read farewell tributes.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 630 1998
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Cooling out : a field guide to managing disruptive behavior

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115958
Author
Addiction Research Foundation (ARF)
Call Number
V 458 1994
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Cooling out : a field guide to managing disruptive behavior
Author
Addiction Research Foundation (ARF)
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Addiction Research Foundation
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
1 videocassette (30:00) : sd, col. ; 1/2" VHS with user's guide
Subjects
Public Relations
Interpersonal Relations
Conflict (Psychology)
Aggression
Abstract
Anyone who comes into contact with the public may face various types of disruptive behavior: threats, crying, yelling, sexual harassment, destruction of property, assault or other conduct that could pose a threat to physical safety. Cooling Out will help you learn to manage these types of situations.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 458 1994
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Drug danger : easy to start, hard to stop

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115987
Call Number
V 508 1992
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Drug danger : easy to start, hard to stop
Responsibility
Colman Communications Corp
Place
Toronto
Publisher
[distr. by Kinetic]
Year Published
1992
Physical Description
1 videocassette, (12:00) : sd., col., 1/2" VHS, 1 booklet
Subjects
Substance-Related Disorders
Abstract
Aimed at intermediate students (grades 6-7). Discusses advertising of tobacco and alcohol, peer pressure, and how kids are influenced by the examples set by adults. Also discusses the "steps of addiction": occasional use, habitual use, dependence, addiction.
ISBN
4257951438.00
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 508 1992
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Call Number
V 588 1998
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
A mother's choice
Alternate Title
A half-hour documentary about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE), presented in the words of aboriginal mothers.
Responsibility
by Gryphon Productions and B.C. Ministry of Children and Families
Place
West Vancouver
Publisher
Gryphon Productions Ltd
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
1 videocassette (26:25) : sd., col. ; 1/2"VHS with discussion guide on inside cover
Subjects
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Indians, North American
Abstract
Examines the root causes of F.A.S. from the perspective of aboriginal mothers. The video focuses on a FAS support group whose members provide strong messages about consuming drugs or alcohol while pregnant. The video is aimed at aboriginal men and women who are thinking about having a child, but may still be dealing with their addiction problems.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 588 1998
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