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Sister Helen
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directed by Rob Fruchtman, fl. 1979 and Rebecca Cammisa; produced by Rob Fruchtman, fl. 1979 and Rebecca Cammisa (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 1 hour 6 mins
Sister Helen, a tough, 69-year-old Benedictine nun, runs the Travis Center, a clean and sober halfway house for recovering addicts and ex-convicts in the Mott Haven section of the South Bronx, New York. Mott Haven is the poorest congressional district in the nation, where extreme poverty, unemployment, drug abuse...
directed by Rob Fruchtman, fl. 1979 and Rebecca Cammisa; produced by Rob Fruchtman, fl. 1979 and Rebecca Cammisa (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 1 hour 6 mins
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The Size of It
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directed by Dylan Robertson; produced by USC School of Cinema & Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 29 mins
Americans do not take kindly to fat people. The media feeds us images of emaciated models, actors and actresses. Yet in The Size of It, four young women of considerable weight proudly proclaim that they can feel attractive and find love despite the disapproval of society (and their mothers!).Dana, expresses her jo...
directed by Dylan Robertson; produced by USC School of Cinema & Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 29 mins
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Ultrasound Guided Breast Biopsy
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produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2012), 3 mins
An instructional video on how an ultrasound guided breast biopsy is performed.
produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2012), 3 mins
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Woman on Fire
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directed by Kathleen Laughlin; produced by Kathleen Laughlin (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
Soul searching interviews with women around fifty, amusing animated sequences and enchanting re-enactments of early memories are intertwined to create this one-of-a-kind exploration of the transforming emotional experience of menopause.The women we hear from represent a variety of backgrounds and cultures. Rashida...
directed by Kathleen Laughlin; produced by Kathleen Laughlin (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
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The Adolescent Substance Abuser:
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directed by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997; produced by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997, Governors State University, in The Adolescent Substance Abuser: "Teens Under the Influence", Class 17 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 2001), 1 hour
This lesson reviews teen sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and other sexually transmitted diseases. HIV/AIDS, which is a preventable disease, affects millions of young adults, adolescents and children in the United States and in the world. An overview of data and information will be presented as well as successful intervention...
directed by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997; produced by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997, Governors State University, in The Adolescent Substance Abuser: "Teens Under the Influence", Class 17 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 2001), 1 hour
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Beautiful Piggies
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directed by Barbara Bader; produced by Barbara Bader (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 30 mins
This revealing self portrait of an overeater will strike a chord with most Americans who are concerned with weight and body image. It follows Barbara, the video maker, from seeming to be an attractive, cheerful young child through her metamorphosis into a five foot tall, one hundred and seventy-five pound conflict...
directed by Barbara Bader; produced by Barbara Bader (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 30 mins
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We Can Do It Better: Inside an Independent Abortion Clinic
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directed by Mindy Sobota and Luke Walden; produced by Green Point Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2004), 34 mins
This video documents the inspiring example of Four Women, Inc., an independent abortion and gynecology clinic in a small, post-industrial Massachusetts town. Four Women was founded in 1998 by four women who had previously worked as nurse practitioners, counselors and administrators in a large abortion clinic in Rh...
directed by Mindy Sobota and Luke Walden; produced by Green Point Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2004), 34 mins
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Woman and Social Action, number 109, Women and Health
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directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; interview by Martha Thompson, Ph.D., fl. 1993, in Woman and Social Action, number 109 (University Park, IL: Governors State University), 1 hour
directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; interview by Martha Thompson, Ph.D., fl. 1993, in Woman and Social Action, number 109 (University Park, IL: Governors State University), 1 hour
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Addictions Counseling: A Multi-cultural Perspective, Class 7, The Circle of Women
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directed by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995; produced by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995, in Addictions Counseling: A Multi-cultural Perspective, Class 7 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1995), 1 hour
In this session, members of a “circle of women” based in Native American community share their personal stories. You will find that these quests speak primarily about themselves and their group, making few generalizations about Native American culture. You will also find that the impact of their ideas on the p...
directed by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995; produced by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995, in Addictions Counseling: A Multi-cultural Perspective, Class 7 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1995), 1 hour
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The Adolescent Substance Abuser:
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directed by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997; produced by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997, in The Adolescent Substance Abuser: "Teens Under the Influence", Class 18 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 2001), 1 hour
This lesson reviews teen sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and other sexually transmitted diseases. HIV/AIDS, which is a preventable disease, affects millions of young adults, adolescents and children in the United States and in the world. An overview of data and information will be presented as well as successful intervention...
directed by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997; produced by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997, in The Adolescent Substance Abuser: "Teens Under the Influence", Class 18 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 2001), 1 hour
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