Our Online Books

Amongst the hun­dreds of books avail­able in our Cat­a­logue, here are the ones also avail­able online:

Amy­otrophic Lat­eral Sclerosis:

A man­ual for peo­ple liv­ing with ALS by Jane McCarthy (2012)

Every­day life with ALS : a prac­ti­cal guide by Mus­cu­lar Dys­tro­phy Asso­ci­a­tion (2010)

Tues­days with Mor­rie : an old man, a young man, and life’s great­est les­son by Mitch Albom (1997)

When a loved one has ALS : a caregiver’s guide by Mus­cu­lar Dys­tro­phy Asso­ci­a­tion (1997)


The Art of Con­ver­sa­tion Through Seri­ous Ill­ness: Lessons for Care­givers by Richard McQuel­lon (2010)

A Caregiver’s Guide: A Hand­book about End-​of-​Life Care by Karen Macmil­lan, Jacquie Peden, Jane Hop­kin­son, and Den­nie Hycha (2015)

Chiari mal­for­ma­tion:

Chiari mal­for­ma­tion and syringomyelia : a hand­book for patients and their fam­i­lies by Ulrich Batz­dorf (2008)


Who’s Who of the Brain: A Guide to Its Inhab­i­tants, Where They Live and What They Do by Ken­neth Nunn (2008)

Brain Tumors:

About brain tumors : a primer for patients and care­givers by the Amer­i­can Brain Tumor Asso­ci­a­tion (2015)


The Cana­dian Type 2 Dia­betes Source­book by M. Sara Rosen­thal (2009)


Epilepsy A to Z : A Con­cise Ency­clo­pe­dia by William O. Tatum (2009)

Epilepsy : patient and fam­ily guide by Orrin Devin­sky (2008)


ABC of Clin­i­cal Genet­ics by Helen M. Kingston (2002)

Men­tal Health:

Catch a falling star by Gayle Grass (2001)

Mul­ti­ple Sclerosis:

Car­ing for loved ones with advanced MS : a guide for fam­i­lies by Dorothy E. Northrop (2010)

Inter­na­tional jour­nal of MS care (win­ter 2010, v.12. no.4) by the Inter­na­tional Jour­nal of MS Care (2010)

Mul­ti­ple scle­ro­sis : a focus on reha­bil­i­ta­tion by Ros­alind Kalb (2010)

Mul­ti­ple scle­ro­sis : the facts you need by Paul O’Connor (2009)

Stretch­ing for peo­ple with MS : an illus­trated man­ual by Beth E. Gib­son (2007)

Stretch­ing with a helper for peo­ple with MS: an illus­trated man­ual by Beth E. Gib­son (2007)

Ben­jamin : my mum is spe­cial by Ste­faie Lazai (2005)


Neu­ro­science : Sci­ence of the Brain — An Intro­duc­tion for Young Stu­dents by the British Neu­ro­science Asso­ci­a­tion (2003)


ACPA con­sumer guide to pain med­ica­tion and treat­ment by Steven Fein­berg (2014)

Work­ing together when fac­ing chronic pain: a book designed for patients and writ­ten by their health pro­fes­sion­als by Louise O’Donnell-Jasmin (2010)


Paral­y­sis resource guide by Sam Mad­dox (2009)

The Div­ing Bell and the But­ter­fly by Jean-​Dominique Bauby (1998)

Pro­gres­sive Supranu­clear Palsy:

A guide for peo­ple liv­ing with PSP & CBD by the Soci­ety for Pro­gres­sive Supranu­clear Palsy (2012)


7 Steps to Stroke Recov­ery by the Stroke Recov­ery Asso­ci­a­tion of British Colum­bia (2014) (VIDEO)

Cana­dian stroke strat­egy : Cana­dian best prac­tice rec­om­men­da­tions for stroke care by M.P. Lind­say (2010)

My stroke of insight : a brain scientist’s per­sonal jour­ney by Jill Bolte Tay­lor (2006)

There is Life after Stroke : Inter­views with Stroke Sur­vivors by the Stroke Recov­ery Asso­ci­a­tion of British Colum­bia (2013) (VIDEO)

The suc­cess­ful stroke sur­vivor : the new guide to func­tional recov­ery from stroke by Tom Balchin (2011)


My Pro­tec­tion Man­date by Pub­li­ca­tions du Québec (2017)

In Case of Inca­pac­ity: The Pro­tec­tion Man­date by Pub­li­ca­tions du Que­bec (2017)

A Close Rel­a­tive or Friend Becomes Inca­pac­i­tated — How Can You Pro­tect Them? by Pub­li­ca­tions de Que­bec (2017)

Last Updated: Mon­day, 03 Decem­ber 2018 14:27