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Tait, Caroline L.

Works: 9 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 248 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Academic theses  Records and correspondence  Archives  History  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Caroline L Tait
Fetal alcohol syndrome among aboriginal people in Canada : review and analysis of the intergenerational links to residential schools by Caroline L Tait( )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report reviews and analyzes research literature on FAS and alcohol-related birth effects among Aboriginal people in Canada. Specific attention is paid to intergenerational variables that are linked to, or are a result of, the residential school experience
Suicide among aboriginal people in Canada by Laurence J Kirmayer( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report reviews research on suicide and suicide attempts among Aboriginal people in Canada (First Nation, Inuit, and Métis) to address four broad questions : 1) What is known about the prevalence and distribution of suicide in Aboriginal populations and communities in Canada? 2) What are the factors that increase or diminish the risk of suicide in individuals and communities? 3) What evidence is there for a relationship between suicide and the intergenerational effects of residential schools, especially physical and sexual abuse? 4) What are the current best practices regarding prevention of suicide and intervention for suicidal individuals and affected communities?
A study of the service needs of pregnant addicted women in Manitoba by Caroline L Tait( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study examines & describes the service needs & experiences of pregnant women in Manitoba who have problems with substance misuse. The introduction reviews background to the study project, the work of the project committees, and the study methodology, which included interviews with women receiving services and with service providers. Part 2 reviews the range of programs & services available to pregnant women with substance misuse problems, including prevention programs, secondary prevention & early intervention programs, and detoxification & treatment programs. Part 3 profiles the interviewed women (including their socio-economic status & problems with substance misuse) and their experiences of pregnancy. It also discusses reasons why the women enter addiction treatment, the barriers to accessing treatment, the treatment experience, reasons for leaving treatment, the challenges to maintaining recovery, and experiences of Aboriginal women in treatment. The end of part 3 includes participants' recommendations for improvements in the treatment process. Part 4 summarizes overall conclusions and the appendix includes a list of recommendations for reform which are also made throughout the report. The appendix also contains a copy of the service provider questionnaire
"The tip of the iceberg" : the "making" of fetal alcohol syndrome in Canada by Caroline L Tait( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The knowledge production and practices associated in Canada with the diagnostic category "fetal alcohol syndrome" (FAS) have identified Aboriginal populations as groups who are most at risk for birth defects caused by prenatal alcohol exposure. Despite limited scientific and clinical evidence Aboriginal women are believed to be more likely than non-Aboriginal women to abuse alcohol when pregnant, and the behavioral problems experienced by Aboriginal people, especially children and adolescents are increasingly attributed to the "primary" and "secondary disabilities" associated with prenatal alcohol exposure and the diagnosis FAS. The diagnostic category exists within a medical context in which consistent standardized tools and measurements for diagnosing illnesses caused by in-utero alcohol exposure do not exist. [...]
Aboriginal women and maternity : fetal alcool [sic] syndrome by Caroline L Tait( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aim of this research project was to examine issues of substance use during pregnancy as a health concern for Aboriginal women in Quebec. While the project examined substance use in general, the prevention of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE) was the main focus of the project
Organizational assessment resource for senior-level leaders( Book )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This resource provides a framework that senior-level leaders can use to assess their organizations. It offers specific reasoning, definitions, and strategies - the why, what, and how - for topics that are both challenging and important: organizational culture, individual staff, and the board
Papers by Tait Family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes diaries, letters received, financial papers, tax records, and slave records of Charles and James Asbury Tait. Papers of the children of James Asbury include letters received as well as freedman contracts, wills, deeds, clippings, maps, and speeches
New beginnings project : wellness needs assessment of Aboriginal women living in Montreal by Caroline L Tait( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The aim of this component was to design and conduct a qualitative assessment to identify the health, wellness, and social service needs of Aboriginal women living in Montreal
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Audience level: 0.49 (from 0.46 for Fetal alco ... to 0.78 for "The tip o ...)

Alternative Names
Tait, Caroline

English (24)

French (4)