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Author: The Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation & the Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance

Title: The Storm in My Brain

Copyright Date: 2003

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A booklet on children and mood disorders (bipolar disorder and depression).


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Author: Foster W. Cline, M.D.

Title: Conscienceless Acts, Social Mayhem

Copyright Date: 1995

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Internationally renown adult and child psychiatrist Foster W. Cline, M.D. takes a hard-hitting look at society’s role in creating and perpetuating generations of uncontrollable, unreachable young people.  Dr. Cline reveals why some children are unable to bond with others, lack a conscience and demonstrate damaged cause-and-effect thinking.


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Author: Foster W. Cline, M.D. and Jim Fay

Title: Parenting with Love and Logic

Copyright Date: 1990

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A guide to teaching children about responsibility.


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Author: Foster W. Cline, M.D. and Jim Fay

Title: Grandparenting with Love & Logic

Copyright Date: 1994

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A guide to teaching children about responsibility from the grandparent’s perspective.


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Author: Bev Cobain, R.N.C.

Title: When Nothing Matters Anymore: A Survival Guide for Depressed Teens

Copyright Date: 1998

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Written by the cousin of the late rock star Kurt Cobain, this book offers resources, survival tips and personal stories to teens living with depression.


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Author: Charlotte Des Jardins

Title: How to Organize an Effective Parent/Advocacy Group and MOVE BUREAUCRACIES

Copyright Date: 1993

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: An advocacy resource guide for parents/caregivers of children with disabilities.


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Author: Heather T. Forbes, LCSW and B. Bryan Post, Ph.D., LCSW

Title: Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control

Copyright Date: 2006

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A love-based approach to helping children with severe behavioral problems.


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Author: Constance H. Foster

Title: Kids Like Me

Copyright Date: 1997

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Children’s stories about Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD).


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Author: Renée Fran

Title: What Happened to Mommy?

Copyright Date: 1993

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Two children learn about their mother’s depression.


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Author: Ross W. Greene, Ph.D.

Title: The Explosive Child (Second Edition)

Copyright Date: 2001

Status: CHECKED OUT

Description: Practical advice on understanding and parenting hostile, hard-to-manage, and easily frustrated children.


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Author: Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.

Title: Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood through Adulthood

Copyright Date: 1994

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Through vivid stories of the experiences of their patients (both adults and children), Drs. Hallowell and Ratey show the varied forms ADD takes – from the hyperactive search for high stimulation to the floating inattention of daydreaming – and the transforming impact of precise diagnosis and treatment.


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Author: Lara Honos-Webb, Ph.D.

Title: The Gift of ADHD: How to Transform Your Child’s Problems into Strengths

Copyright Date: 2005

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Clinical studies suggest that many of the traits children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder exhibit can be expressions of deeper gifts: powerful imagination, searching insight, and unusual intuition.  This compassionate book helps parents think differently about their child’s behavior.


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Author: Diane Kratt and Ethan Martinez

Title: Connecting the Pieces: The Discovery of Early-Onset Bipolar Disorder

Copyright Date: 2007

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A mother and son recount their struggles to receive a correct diagnosis and effective treatment plan.


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Author: Mel D. Levine, M.D.

Title: All Kinds of Minds: A Young Student’s Book About Learning Abilities and Learning Disorders

Copyright Date: 1993

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Pediatrician Mel Levine’s book about learning disabilities written specifically for young students.


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Author: Merry E. McVey-Noble, Ph.D.; Sony Khemlani-Patel, Ph.D.; and Fugen Neziroglu, Ph.D., ABBP, ABPP

Title: When Your Child is Cutting

Copyright Date: 2006

Status: CHECKED OUT

Description: A parent’s guide to helping children overcome self-injury.  Learn about the causes and effects of self-injury; identify the signs of self-harm; communicate effectively with your child; choose the best professional help; and support your child’s recovery.


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Author: Charlene Messenger, Ph.D.

Title: Secrets of the Third Little Pig: 7 Steps to Build a Child’s Inner Strength

Copyright Date: 1999

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Using the powerful message behind the fairy tale of “The Three Little Pigs,” this book shows caregivers how to help a child develop inner strength, resilience and resourcefulness to handle the challenges of an increasingly difficult world.


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Author: Holly L. Niner

Title: Mr. Worry

Copyright Date: 2004

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A children’s story about living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.  Illustrated by Greg Swearingen.


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Author: Eileen L. Ordover and Kathleen B. Boundy

Title: Educational Rights of Children with Disabilities: A Primer for Advocates

Copyright Date: 1991

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A basic legal reference guide designed to assist assist parents, students, and their advocates in securing their rights to preschool, elementary, and secondary education guaranteed by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.


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Author: Betty B. Osman, Ph.D.

Title: Learning Disabilities and ADHD: A Family Guide to Living and Learning Together

Copyright Date: 1997

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Expert guidance and insight for families to help their children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.


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Author: Demitri F. Papolos, M.D. and Janice Papolos

Title: The Bipolar Child

Copyright Date: 1999

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: The definitive guide to early onset bipolar disorder.


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Author: Mark Perrin, M.D.

Title: Psychiatric Medications for Children

Copyright Date: 2005

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A guide to understanding mental health care for children, explaining effective treatments as well as the benefits and risks of medications.


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Author: Mary Robinson Reynolds

Title: Making a Difference with the Power of Connection

Copyright Date: 2009

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Connection goes a long way toward dissolving barriers created by judgment and attitude in every conceivable situation, whether it be in the classroom, home, workplace or busy highways and byways of our lives.  This book reminds us just how important a shift in perception can be in changing a child’s life amd making a life-affirming difference.


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Author: L. Mark Russell, Attorney; Arnold E. Grant, Attorney; Suzanne M. Joseph, C.F.P.; and Richard W. Fee, M. Ed., M.A.

Title: Planning for the Future: Providing a Meaningful Life for a Child with a Disability After Your Death (Third Edition)

Copyright Date: 1995

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: A how-to book on estate planning for parents/caregivers of children with disabilities.


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Author: Stanton E. Samenow, Ph.D.

Title: Before It’s Too Late: Why Some Kids Get Into Trouble – and What Parents Can Do About It

Copyright Date: 1998

Status: CHECKED OUT

Description: Clinical psychologist Stanton Samenow discusses the difficult subject of “problem children” with compassion, reassurance, and welcome clarity.  He offers concerned parents and professionals instructive insight into the personality of such children and gives practical suggestions for taking corrective, remedial steps now, before antisocial patterns become entrenched.  He also offers advice to help parents of older children cope effectively.


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Author: Stanley Turecki, M.D., with Leslie Tonner

Title: The Difficult Child

Copyright Date: 1989

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: Dr. Stanley Turecki, one of the nation’s most respected experts on children and discipline — and himself the father of a once difficult child — offers compassionate and practical advice to parents of hard-to-raise children.


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Author: Mitzi Waltz

Title: Bipolar Disorders: A Guide to Helping Children & Adolescents

Copyright Date: 2000

Status: AVAILABLE

Description: This book covers the range of topics that parents need to know in order to help their children with bipolar disorder: diagnoses; family life, support, safety, and how to recognize and prevent mood swings; medications; therapeutic interventions; insurance; education, including how to work with school systems and other organizations.

 

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