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2014-05-05 11:28:57

Study finds victims of bullying are at increased risk of experiencing sleep disturbances Many children who are bullied suffer in silence. The trauma can lead to anxiety, depression, psychotic episodes and even suicide. There may be a way to identify victims of bullying before they experience serious mental health problems, according to a study to be presented Saturday, May 3, at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Researchers...

Children More Apt To Bring A Gun Or Knife To School When Bullied
2014-05-05 11:41:54

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online High schools are often filled with rumors about bullied kids or at-risk youth bringing weapons into school. A new report being presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in Vancouver, Canada has confirmed that teens who have been picked on numerous times are as much as 31 times more likely to take a weapon to school than those who have not been victimized. "Victims of bullying who have been threatened, engaged...

2014-05-02 23:08:44

To assist with Supervisor and Worker training, Ultima has developed a detailed online Bullying and Harassment course that is applicable to Employer, Supervisors and Workers. Richmond, British Columbia (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Ultima Medical Services Inc. is very pleased to announce that we have launched both an English and French language version of our Bullying and Harassment online training course. At the request of numerous employers, Ultima is now able to offer our online training course...

2014-05-01 23:12:06

The renowned therapist reflects on the implications of PTSD and shares practical coping advice for sufferers. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 In light of the recent ferry tragedy in South Korea, Edy Nathan, MA, LCSW, has released 5 symptoms of PTSD along with 5 usable tools to help calm them. Nathan is a top NYC-based therapist specializing in grief of all forms. Many South Korean parents are currently mourning the loss of their children, whether already confirmed or – sadly –...

2014-05-01 23:11:26

Kids Email today announced that it has signed into a partnership with CyberWise.org, a site dedicated to providing state-of-the-art resources for busy grownups who want to understand how to use digital media confidently and safely. Shelley, Idaho (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 KidsEmail.org is joining with CyberWise.org to promote the importance of online safety. CyberWise constantly researches and delivers the latest and most relevant news about what kids are up to online. “We are excited to...

2014-04-30 16:37:11

Trae Chancellor to Explore New Tech Solutions to Eradicate Bullying in Schools PALO ALTO, Calif., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- No Bully, a leading nonprofit dedicated to eradicating bullying in schools across the U.S., today announced the addition of tech industry leader Trae Chancellor to its advisory board. The former CIO at Salesforce.com, Chancellor is the co-founder of mPATH, a mobile development solution aiming to provide transformative technology solutions....

2014-04-29 23:11:11

Survey Also Finds 15% of Women are Victims of Weight-Related Discrimination in the Workplace Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Weight-related bullying is widespread and devastating according to women who participated in the most recent SheByShe™ opinion survey, “Women’s Weight and Body Image Concerns.” Over half, 52 percent, of those women who participated in the survey said they have been the victim of weight-related bullying at least once in their lives. Most of the bullying...

2014-04-29 23:03:18

Anti Bullying Policies, an Exclusive NoBullying Interview Out Today http://nobullying.com/jim-dillon-on-anti-bullying-policies/ London, UK (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 What are the essential Anti Bullying Policies and how to push schools for more firm anti bullying policies all are questions that need definitive answers. NoBullying releases today an exclusive interview with Jim Dillon on Anti Bullying Policies. In This interview, NoBullying.com Founder Ciaran Connolly talks to Jim Dillon on...

2014-04-29 09:46:06

Children's exposure to violence and crime declined between 2003 and 2011. Rates of violent crime have declined in the United States since the 1990s. The authors previously completed three national telephone surveys of children and caregivers on children's exposure to violence in 2003, 2008 and 2011. In this study, the authors analyzed the surveys for changes over time from 2003 to 2011. The authors examined 50 specific trends in exposures to violence and crime and found 27...

2014-04-28 23:02:19

Harassed at Work, the Top Signs Published Today by NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/how-to-tell-the-signs-you-are-harassed-at-work/. London, UK (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 How can someone know without a shadow of a doubt whether they are being harassed at work or not? NoBullying releases today the guide to the top signs someone is harassed at work. In fact harassment covers a large area that one might not be aware of. While sexual harassment is one aspect of harassment, so is bullying. The...


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