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Featured DVDs for Loan
Pillar to Post by Ben HolePillar to Post features people with a dual diagnosis and a range of experts who describe the difficulties faced both by services and service users. The film shows that many service users are self-medicating with street drugs because they find such substances more helpful and less damaging than prescribed psychiatric medication.
Kanopy provides access to health-related videos such as the Anatomy Series includes titles such as The Circulatory System, The Digestive System, The Nervous System, The Respiratory System, The Skeletal System, The Muscular System, The Reproductive System, The Urinary System, The Integumentary System, The Endocrine System.
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Recognising abusive relationshipsRecognising Abusive Relationships is a compelling and informative programme that tackles this important issue with sensitivity and openness.
Safeguarding children in social care settingsAll health care staff who come in contact with children and people have a legal responsibility to safeguard and promote their welfare and should know what to do if they have concerns about safeguarding issues, including child protection.
Mental health: the basics (2012)This programme aims to examine the mental health issues relevant to young people. It aims to inform youth of the possible triggers of mental illnesses and the support networks that they can connect with. It educates teenagers on how they can promote good mental health personally, while changing perspectives and reducing the stigma of it.
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You Can't Ask That "Indigenous"You Can't Ask That will give the public a chance to ask the awkward, embarrassing, naive, funny, silly, compassionate, even prejudiced questions they've always wanted to ask, but never had the courage or proximity to do so.
You Can't Ask That "Homeless"You Can't Ask That asks homeless people the awkward, inappropriate or uncomfortable questions you've always wanted to know the answers to, but never had the guts to ask.
You Can't Ask That "Ice Users"You Can't Ask That asks ice users the awkward, inappropriate or uncomfortable questions you've always wanted to know the answers to, but never had the guts to ask.
You Can't Ask That "Refugees"You Can't Ask That asks refugees the awkward, inappropriate or uncomfortable questions you've always wanted to know the answers to, but never had the guts to ask.
19 Stories of Social Inclusion19 Stories brings attention to the right to living independently & being included in the community under Article 19 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.