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2014-09-02 05:26:02

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Regularly eating meals together as a family can provide the social support necessary to help reduce the negative impact that cyberbullying can have on a youngster, according to new research published online Monday in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. Lead author Frank Elgar, a professor in the McGill University Institute for Health and Social Policy, and his colleagues explained that the exchanges which occur during family meal times can...

2014-08-28 23:01:48

NoBullying Examines Today the Ongoing Ordeal of College Hazing http://nobullying.com/college-hazing/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 College hazing has been around for decades, which is why it is such a difficult practice to get rid of. Long associated with fraternities, sororities and the Greek system in general, hazing has been a corrupted form of a rite of passage for candidates trying to get into such college social groups and general group acceptance. College hazing, while...

2014-08-21 23:01:28

Hazing Definition, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/hazing-definition/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Hazing rituals still happen in schools and colleges worldwide and the victims are falling silently. A hazing definition that is clear and unmistakable is vital to putting a stop to the behavior. Hazing is a major problem in schools today, not just on the University level, but also in High School and middle schools. NoBullying releases a complete guide to a...

2014-08-19 23:01:22

Internet Stalking, a Guide Released Today by NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/internet-stalking/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 The Internet is filled with dangers. From phishing, flaming, scamming to cyber bullying, being online needs more than just a good laptop. It is time for concerned parents and educators to learn and spread awareness about the dangers of Internet Stalking with the help of NoBullying’s guide, released today. Internet stalking is often referred to as...

2014-08-18 23:01:21

Hazing and Its Effects, An Article Released Today By NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/hazing/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Hazing has become an important topic over the past decade or so. Older parents, though, might reflect on their own college time and remember how hazing used to be a normal everyday routine that has little or no consequences. NoBullying releases today an article about hazing and its effects. Hazing stories usually involve teens and youth doing certain...

2014-08-08 11:02:01

Sam Houston State University According to a 2010 survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 1.4 million women in Texas experience stalking during their lifetimes. Despite recent laws adopted in the state to protect stalking victims, little information is available about the crime or policies and procedures to aid the criminal justice system, according to a report from the Crime Victims' Institute (CVI). According to CDC estimates, 15.6 percent of the...

2014-06-04 08:39:45

Women Affected More than Men; Sexual Harassment Is Most Common WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost 50% of Americans under the age of 35 have been bullied, harassed or threatened online, or know somebody who has, according to a new poll published today exposing the ugly underbelly of social media. Women are targeted more often than men, and Facebook is by far the most common forum for such harassment. The poll, released by Rad Campaign, Lincoln Park Strategies and Craig...

Ostracism Is Worse Than Bullying In The Workplace
2014-05-30 03:31:55

The University of British Columbia Being ignored at work is worse for physical and mental well-being than harassment or bullying, says a new study from the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business. Researchers found that while most consider ostracism less harmful than bullying, feeling excluded is significantly more likely to lead to job dissatisfaction, quitting and health problems. “We’ve been taught that ignoring someone is socially preferable–if you...

2014-05-22 10:14:37

Michigan State University Cyberbullying isn’t just a problem in middle class and affluent areas. Teenagers in poor, high-crime neighborhoods also experience online bullying, finds new research led by a Michigan State University criminologist. The study suggests the “digital divide” – the gap between people with access to online technologies and those without – may be nonexistent, at least when it comes to cyberbullying, said Thomas J. Holt, MSU associate professor of criminal...

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...


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