Youth

Youth

Health on stage

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Rachel Epstein
Edition: 
Vol 11, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1990
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is about interactive youth theatre that speaks to issues of AIDS, streetlife and choices. Defines Forum Theatre. Shares excerpt interviews with women involved in the creation and performance of two productions.

 


Cancer Under the Radar: Young Adults Tell Their Stories

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Alston Adams
Stephanie Canci
Victoria David
Emma Dubreuil-Boisclair
Damon Hartung
Susan Jones
Elizabeth Knox
Sophie Leboeuf
Fiona Lim
Anna-Kaarina Louhelainen
Kristin Lovell
Dimitri Lucas
Melanie Dee Marshman
Jane Shulman
Maryam Moradi Zamani
Publisher: 
Cedars CanSupport
Publication Date: 
April 2010
Publication Place: 
Monreal, QC

A book about the unique experiences of people aged 18-30 living with a cancer diagnosis. It features phenomenal photos, prose, art and poetry by 15 young adults.  Produced in a effort to raise awareness about the needs of young adults with cancer.

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Contact McGill University Health Centre to order a copy
ISBN/ISSN: 
MUHCbook2

Provincial Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health at CHEO

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Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français

The Centre has identified three areas where it believes it can have the greatest positive impact on the child and youth mental health care system:  Evidence-based knowledge and practice; Capacity in training, research and evaluation; Collaboration among stakeholders to make child and youth mental health matter across Ontario.

Primary Telephone: 
613-737-2297
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
onthepoint@cheo.on.ca
Fax Number: 
613-738-4894
Street Address: 
401 Smyth Rd
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
ON
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1H 8L1

Girls take action on mental health: gender and the mental health of young Canadians

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English
Translated Title: 
Une approche sensible à l’expérience du traumatisme : atelier portant sur les traumatismes, les dépendances et la santé mentale
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Lia De Pauw
Juniper Glass
Edition: 
Vol.11, No. 2
Publisher: 
Network/LeRèseau
Publication Date: 
2009
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

In June 2009, Girls Action Foundation published The Need for a Gender-Sensitive Approach to the Mental Health of Young Canadians.  This excerpt provides a summary of the report, including recommendations.

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Contact their office to order a copy
ISBN/ISSN: 
14800039

Making space for young heterosexual males: gender and HIV/AIDS prevention education

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English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
Jacqueline Gahagan
Laura Barbour
Susan McWilliam
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes the results of a study that explored young heterosexual males' perceptions of sexual behaviours, roles, and responsibilities, and determined obstacles and gaps in their sexual health decision-making. Includes recommendations.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612

What's up, Jennifer?

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Véronique Sauriol
Publisher: 
Association pour la santé publique du Québec
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Presents an educational guide designed for adolescents between 12 and 15 years old, and oriented toward the adoption of healthy lifestyle habits.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WEIP.S28 2005

Project Respect

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Women's Sexual Assault Centre
Publication Date: 
2006-
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Presents a youth driven prevention program web site aimed at preventing sexualized violence amongst youth ages 14-19.

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kickaction: girls and young women acting for social change

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
POWER Camp National
Publication Date: 
2006-
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Presents a web site for girls and young women who are acting for positive change in their lives, families, communities and governments.

20 cach de theo kip cac ban be trong lop

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Vietnamese
Translated Title: 
20 ways to keep up with other in your class (Vietnamese)
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Go For Your Life
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Australia

Pprovides teenagers with 20 practical ways of getting more exercise into your day, in Vietnamese.

20 ways to keep up with others in your class

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Go For Your Life
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Australia

Pprovides teenagers with 20 practical ways of getting more exercise into your day.

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