Wallace, Barbara C.
Most widely held works by Barbara C Wallace
Adult children of dysfunctional families : prevention, intervention, and treatment for community mental health promotion by Barbara C Wallace ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Crack cocaine : a practical treatment approach for the chemically dependent by Barbara C Wallace ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Understanding and dealing with violence : a multicultural approach ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The Chemically dependent : phases of treatment and recovery ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
How best to treat the chemically dependent? What combination of psychological, biological, and social theory will translate into the most effective clinical approach to treatment? Are recovery and relapse prevention even reasonable goals? Editor/author Barbara Wallace has called upon 23 highly respected colleagues to provide access to the latest thinking from the front lines of the addictions field; together, they offer clarity and hope in an area often overwhelmed by confusion and frustration.
Toward equity in health : a new global approach to health disparities by Health Disparities Conference ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of evidence-based and culturally appropriate models for reducing global health disparities. Divided into eight parts, this work covers: the legacy and role of racism in contributing to disparities; recommendations for research with practice applications; and key role of collaborations, partnerships and community-based research.
Making mandated addiction treatment work by Barbara C Wallace ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Baby to be the video guide to pregnancy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Presents up-to-date information on managing the discomforts of pregnancy, as well as offering emotional reassurance and support.
The Ecology of development ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Factors such as biological inheritance, temperament, caregiving, family, peers, schooling, culture, and history are introduced. Four levels of the environment are defined and illustrated: micro, meso, exo, and macrosystems.
Culture, time and place ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Describes language, schooling, and interactions of everyday life as the vehicles of acculturation that communicate values, beliefs, attitudes, and expectations to children. Follows Chizuka Nakayama and her Japanese family as they experience a traditional religious festival, and highlights myth and ritual as products of culture and history that help children see themselves in a broader framework of value and time.
Symbol formation and the acquisition of language ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Explores children's capacity to learn symbols as a first step to acquiring lannguage. Through observations of a deaf family who converse in American sign language, & visits to a family with a child learning to speak, we are shown how language facilitates self-awareness & builds a child's understanding of the world.
Family stress the child's perspective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Reviews research results on the effects of divorce on children. Also shows a Russian family on the edge of divorce.
Friendship, gender and morality ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Explores the nature & functions of friendship, focussing on the role of peer relationships & games with rules in the development of morality. Research on gender differences in middle childhood is examined as Guatamalan girls washing clothes, Baka boys helping their fathers fell trees, & girls around the world playing handclapping games are observed.
Development and diversity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Exploration of the historical, cultural, and individual diversity of childhood; what development is and how it occurs; the significance of the prolonged period of human infancy and childhood.
Gender, self and other ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
The role of the family in the development of gender roles, moral emotions, prosocial behaviour & self concept are considered. Observes Children's Day in Japan, and boys & girls paying in a day care centre, and discusses the ways children's behaviour outside family depends on how they have learned to act toward those in it.
Concepts, memories, and categories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Learning and achievement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The role that learning plays in the lives of children, the functions of schooling & children's orientation toward mastery & achievement are addressed as events surrounding the child's first day of school in Japan, Russia, Brazil & the U.S. are observed. Variables that enhance learning & promote competence are discussed.
Day care and the preschool experience ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
This program discusses the problems involved with setting up good day care for families with working parents in the United States. It explores the problems finding quality day care and what other nations do about day care and how successful their programs are. It also gives a brief history of day care in modern society and while also discussing the role of women in childrearing.
Responsive caregiving ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Explores caregiving and considers research on the effects of variations in sleeping, nursing, comforting & disciplining. Observes variations in caregiving in Japan, the U.S., Russia & among the Baka of Cameroon. Examines the importance of responsive interaction in building a positive relationship beween child & caregiver.
Poverty, child health and child labor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Explores the socioeconomic factors that have historically played a powerful role in children's lives, contrasts decline in infant/child mortality & child labour in industrialised societies. Child labour in Guatemala provides one of several examples of the harsh economic circumstances in which many children still live.
Family life and the active child ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Considers the family as a context of development, showing how it brings the wider world home to children and how it sometimes serves as a place where society's failings can begin to be reversed. Christmas spent with the Gholstons of New York and family interaction at the Popovs' home in Moscow provide background for an overview of issues relating to family structure and dynamics.
Adolescence Adult children of dysfunctional families Age groups Cameroon Child development Children and the environment Children--Growth Children--Social conditions Children--Social life and customs Cocaine abuse--Treatment Community health services Community mental health services Conference proceedings Crack (Drug) Cross-cultural studies Day care centers Deaf Divorce Drug addicts--Rehabilitation Dysfunctional families Equality--Health aspects Family counseling Friendship Guatemala Hand games Health education Health services accessibility Identity (Psychology) Japan Language acquisition Learning Oppression (Psychology) Parenting--Study and teaching Pregnancy--Nutritional aspects Pregnancy--Psychological aspects Prejudices Prenatal care Preschool children Prisoners--Substance use Psychiatry--Differential therapeutics Respect for persons Self-perception Sex role Stress in children Substance abuse--Treatment United States Video recordings Violence--Prevention Violence--Psychological aspects World health