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Perennial Education, inc

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Works: 388 works in 605 publications in 1 language and 1,937 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Personal narratives  Juvenile works  Life skills guides 
Classifications: RG629.F45, 613.9
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Most widely held works by Perennial Education, inc
Talkin' about AIDS ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The facts about AIDS are illustrated in a variety of live and animated skits. Presents to adolescents with a humerous overtone the serious implications of contracting the HIV virus and defines their role in prevention. Several individuals reveal their experience with living with AIDS and several professionals uncover many important issues
Ad libbing it ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An irreverent look at how advertisers try to hook young people on cigarettes and alcohol. Advertisements by tobacco and alcohol companies, often aimed to promote use of their products by special target groups have been effective ... with devasting results. This humorous program exposes these advertising practices and shows viewers how they are being manipulated to smoke cigarettes and drink alcoholic beverages. Audiences of all ages are encouraged to be critical of advertisements and to take responsibility for their own health"--Container
Fragile time ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A profile of three teenagers who wanted to die. Two of them received help in time, one did not. This film explains how to recognize and cope with the signals of self-destructive behavior
Preventing FAS ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how drinking during pregnancy affects the fetus. Discusses how the mother's drinking may be related to her social environment
You're not alone with herpes ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines Herpes virus. Discusses transmission, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of the virus
Hope is not a method ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This video presents straight forward answers to commonly asked questions about birth control. Several forms of birth control, including prescription and over-the-counter methods are examined in terms of effectiveness, usability possibility of side effects, and obtainability."
Assessment and the early years ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the role of diagnosis and assessment in caring for the FAS child. Also discusses special needs of FAS children and offers strategies for working with them in the home or school
Condom sense ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of vignettes dealing with myths about condoms is interwoven with a story about two young lovers and their conflicts over birth control. Includes answers to common questions about condoms and their use
AIDS & women the greatest [gamble] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program focuses on five very different women who are living and coping with HIV. In candid interviews, the women discuss how they were infected with the virus, their reactions to their diagnosis, and how they are dealing with a wide variety of emotions. Three of these women are also mothers, and interviews with their children provide additional insight into how AIDS affects relationships with family and friends
A Baby is born ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records an actual hospital delivery without complications. Examines some of the problems and anxieties which accompany the final stages of birth. Ends with a post-natal visit with an obstetrician who explains how to space birth by using proper birth control methods
Hope is not a method III ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides up-to-date information on methods of birth control. Includes animation
The Aging of North America ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an historical perspective of the aged in North America. Dr. Ken Dychtwald discusses how one can lengthen one's life through exercise and nutrition
Like other people ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the sexual, emotional, and social needs of the mentally or physically handicapped. The two principal subjects are cerebral palsy patients who live in a residential home. Raises questions about the quality of life, privacy, understanding, the need to work, desire to marry, and society's responsibilities
Negotiation skills ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During conflicts, teens often end up distancing themselves from authority figures, whom they consider unreasonable. Features a young man requesting the use of the family car. When his father says no, he gets upset. After learning how to negotiate, he replaces conflict with compromise and is granted the use of the car. Helps improve problem-solving skills, promote understanding of others' views, and offers active listening
Beyond retirement ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles six individuals over the age of sixty-five whose growth, creativity, and self-discovery have enriched their lives. Shows that accomplished life-styles are possible for anyone in the later years
The Nutrition test ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows consumers how to shop and read food labels and illustrates how to cook foods in order to retain the highest nutritional value possible. Also discusses the benefits of obtaining nutrients from food instead of vitamin supplements
No accident ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells of the death of a young boy caused by a drunken driver, and the boy's father's decision to devote his life to telling young people everywhere about the devastating effects of such an "accident." Attempts to change the viewer's perspective toward the destructive behavior of drinking and driving
The Search for intimacy love, sex, and relationships in the senior years ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Alex Comfort, renowned expert on sexuality, hosts this program which features married, single, widowed, and divorce elderly people who talk openly about relationships
Making friends ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives kids suggestions for initiating new friendships
Teeth count, too ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reviews the importance of having healthy teeth, and how to achieve and maintain good oral hygiene. Various problems that can occur with teeth are explained, including crooked teeth, cavities, and tooth decay. Youngsters are taken on a visit to a pediatric dentist's office, and learn what dentists and dental hygienists do. Suggestions for maintaining good oral health are offered, such as daily brushing, flossing, rinsing and avoiding sugary foods. Viewers are also told to eat foods rich in calcium and vitamins A & D
 
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