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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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Introducing drinking decisions : an early intervention program for problem drinkers

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116908
Call Number
V 655 2000
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Introducing drinking decisions : an early intervention program for problem drinkers
Alternate Title
Drinking decisions
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Capital Health, Regional Public Health
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
1 videocassette (22 min)
Subjects
Alcohol
Alcohol drinking - Canada
Abstract
A Medical Officer of Health, Public Health Nurses, designer, evaluator and 2 clients describe the early intervention program designed by Capital Health in collaboration with Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission. A program to help assess drinking habits for people whose use of alcohol is starting to cause problems in their lives.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 655 2000
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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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Understanding bipolar disorder and addiction

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117073
Call Number
Video No. 181
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Understanding bipolar disorder and addiction
Place
Center City, MN
Publisher
Hazeldon
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
1 videocassette (19:00) : sd, col. ; 1/2" VHS
Series
Dual Diagnosis Series
Subjects
Bipolar disorder
Abstract
This video explains the different features of bipolar disorder and the interactions between mania and depression and chemical dependency. Examples illustrate the importance of medication, abstinence, and spirituality to achieve and maintain emotional or psychiatric stability and sobriety.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 181
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I love you like crazy

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117315
Author
The Mental Illness Education Project (producer)
Call Number
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
I love you like crazy
Author
The Mental Illness Education Project (producer)
Responsibility
supported in part by the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health
Place
Brookline Village, MA
Publisher
The Mental Illness Education Project
Year Published
[1999?]
Physical Description
1 videocassette (27 min.)
Subjects
Mentally ill - Family relationships
Abstract
This video details the lives of eight parents who have experienced mental illness while raising a family. Most of these parents have faced enormous obstacles from homelessness, addictions, legal difficulties and hospitalizations yet have maintained a positive and loving relationship with their children. The video discusses the problems these adults face as people with mental illness and as parents who feel stigmatized by social, legal and familial systems. The people profiled in the video discuss how their illnesses have affected their ability to parent, and describe their commitment to rebuilding their most important relationships
Notes
Part of A toolkit for counsellors: helping children whose parents have a mental illness, produced by the Justice Institute of British Columbia for the Vancouver Community Mental Health Service
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video
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Call Number
V 699 2002
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Body image for boys
Place
[Lawrenceville, NJ]
Publisher
Cambridge Educational
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 videocassette (18 min.)
Subjects
Body Image
Eating disorders
Steroids
Behavior, Addictive
Abstract
Audience: High school students. Explores some of the issues facing young men today as they struggle to define themselves amidst the flood of media-tenerated images of male physical perfection. Young patients grapple with problems such as steroid abuse, eating disorders, exercise addiction.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 699 2002
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