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                                                                             Books Available for Check Out
Email amy.grahlen@owassops.org & the book will be sent to you.  There isn't a set time limit for how long you can keep a book. However,  I may contact you if someone else is wanting the book.  These books are for your personal or professional growth.  They can be used for a PLF (Professional Learning Focus);  Personal Enrichment;  Enjoyment;  To read to or share pieces with a parent or student;  Classroom...... the sky is the limit!  As nurses, we are excited to be able to offer this resource/support.
 
Brain & Mental Health:
 
Autism Spectrum Disorder:  The complete guide to understanding autism by Chantal Sicile-Kira
The Loving Push by Temple Grandin & Debra Moore
The Autistic Brain by Temple Grandin & Richard Panek
Asperger's from the Inside Out by Michael John Carley
What Works for bipolar kids:  help & hope for parents by Mani Pavuluri
The Bipolar Child:  The Definitive & Reassuring Guide to Childhood's Most Misunderstood Disorder by Demitri Papolos
Fire Child Water Child:  Which type of ADHD type does your child have by Stephen Scott
Smart but Scattered by Peg Dawson & Richard Guare
Taking Charge of ADHD:  The complete, authoritative guide for parents by Russell Barkley
Managing ADHD in School:  The Best Evidence-based methods for teachers by Russell Barkley
When Brains Collide:  What every Athlete & Parent should know about head injuries & concussions by Michael Lewis
Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper
Transgender History by Susan Stryker
Traversing Gender:  Understanding transgender realities by Lee Harrington
 
Bullying, School Environment & related issues
 
The Bully, the Bullied & the Bystander:  from preschool to high school by Barbara Coloroso
Wonder by RJ Palacio
Rampage:  The social roots of school shootings
Little Girls can be Mean:  4 steps to bully proof girls in early grades by Michelle Anthony & Reyna Lindert
Queen Bees & Wannabes:  helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boys, & the new realities of girl world
     by Rosalind Wiseman
Mastermnds & Wingmen:  helping boys cope with schoolyard power, locker room tests, girlfriends, & the new rules of boy world
     by Rosalind Wiseman
The Myth of the Perfect Girl:  helping our daughters find authentic success & happiness in school & life by Ana Homayoun
The Male Brain by Louann Brizendine
 
 
 
Cancer:
 
The Truth about Cancer:  What you need to know about cancer's history, treatment & prevention by Ty Bollinger
Cancer Hates Kisses by Jessica Reid Sliwerski (Children's Book)
 
Child Abuse:
 
A Child Called It by Dave Pelzer
The Lost Boy 
The Privilege of Youth
A Man Named Dave
Child Abuse:  What You Need to Know by Evin Daly
The Right Touch:  A Read Aloud Story to Help Prevent Child Abuse (Children's Book)
 
Divorce:
 
Collateral Damage:  guiding & protecting your child through the minefield of divorce by Dr. John Chirban
Two Homes by Claire Masurel (Children's Book)
 
 
Grief:
 
Please Be Patient, I'm Grieving by Gary Roe
Gone From My Sight by Barbara Karnes (Pamplet)
Teen Grief:  Caring for the Grieving Teenage Heart by Gary Roe
A Bittersweet Season:  Caring for our Aging Parents-and Ourselves by Jane Gross
Empty Nest, What's Next:  Parenting Adult Children Without Losing your Mind by Michele Howe
101 Awesome Things to do for Someone Who's Sick by Elaine Wilkes
 
Good Health & Stress:
 
Declutter Your MInd:  How to stop worrying, relieve anxiety, & eliminate negative thinking by SJ Scott & Barrie Davenport
Clean Eats by Alejandro Junger, MD
The Relaxation & Stress Reduction Workbook by Martha Davis, Elizabeth Robbins, & Matthew McKay
Move Yourself:  The Cooper Clinic Medical Director's Guide to All the Healing Benefits of Exercise (even a little!)
     by Tedd Mitchell, Tim Church, & Martin Zucker
The Miracle of Meditation by Ryuho Okawa
Diabetes for Dummies by Alan Rubin
Mindfulness & Yoga in Schools:  A guide for teachers & practitioners
 
Miscellaneous:
 
Cherish the First 6 Weeks:  A plan that creates calm, confident parents & a happy, secure baby by Helen Moon
The 5 Love Languages of Teenagers by Gary Chapman
Yes, I'm Adopted by Sharlie Zinniger (Children's Book"
 
 
School Nurses:
 
Meet the School Nurse by Marjorie Picard (Children's Book)
The School Nurse from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler
Fast Facts for the School Nurse:  School Nursing in a Nutshell by Janice
We Band of Angels:  The untold story of the american women trapped on Bataan by Elizabeth Norman
Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul  by Jack Canfield & Mark Victor Hansen
Angels in Disguise:  Stories from America's School Nurses by Dolores McNany
Becoming Nursey:  from code blues to code browns, how to care for your patients & yourself by Kati Kleber
 
 
Self Injury & Suicide:
 
How I Stayed Alive when my Brain was Trying to Kill Me:  one person's guide to suicide prevention by Susan Blauner
Adolescent Self-Injury:  A comprehensive guide for counselors & health care professionsals by Amelio D'Onofrio