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New in the Library: Human Studies


Welcome to this research guide on video resources for Human Studies. It will refer to collections that are available online and in the Parrott Centre Library. It combines new video resources for the following programs:

  • Developmental Services Worker
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Social Service worker

New Videos

I have Tourette's, but Tourette's doesn't have me

Location:  Media Collection RJ496.T68 I33 2005

"In every school in America, it's likely that at least one child may have Tourette Syndrome. Many of their parents, teachers and those close to them are unaware. These children are often stigmatized and almost always misunderstood. HBO and the Tourette Syndrome Association present 'I have Tourette's ... but Tourette's doesn't have me' a documentary that dispels the myths of Tourette Syndrome through the experiences of young people."  -- Backcover.



Location: Media Collection HQ783 .W66 2017

"Based on the beloved best-selling novel, WONDER follows the inspiring story of the Pullman family, whose youngest child, Auggie, is a boy born with facial differences. When Auggie enters mainstream elementary school for the first time, his extraordinary journey unites his family, his school, and his community, and proves that you can't blend in when you were born to stand out. Oscarʼ winner Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, and Jacob Tremblay star in this heartwarming and uplifting film." -- Lionsgate.

dvd cover title, Most Likely to Succeed

Most Likely to Succeed

"A feature-length documentary that examines the history of education in the United States, revealing the growing shortcomings of conventional education methods in today's innovative world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to revolutionize teaching as we know it, inspiring school communities to reimagine what students and teachers are capable of doing. To date, Most Likely To Succeed has screened for thousands of audiences around the world, igniting conversations and empowering change along the way." -- Backcover

dvd cover title, Truth or Consequences: Information Sharing in Child Welfare

Truth or Consequences: Information Sharing in Child Welfare

"Based on the work of Dr. Jim Wilkes, “Truth or Consequences” is a film that explores the importance of telling children and youth the truth about their life experiences (the good, the bad, and the ugly) and the consequences of not doing so. Dr. Wilkes discusses why children and youth must be “kept in the loop” regarding plans for their care. He reviews barriers that prevent us from being honest with children and youth and strategies to overcome these. Commentary from child welfare workers and youth are presented throughout the video." -- Backcover

Popular Streaming Video Titles by Human Studies Faculty

dvd cover title, Valuing lives : Wolf Wolfensberger and the principle of normalization
dvd cover title, to a safer place
dvd cover title, Celebrate what's right with the world
dvd cover title, Girl trouble girls tell the truth about the juvenile justice system
dvd cover title, How Difficult Can This Be? F.A.T. City- A Learning Disabilities Workshop
DVD cover title, Boyhood
dvd cover title, paper tigers

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