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2013-05-01 10:35:02

The American Educational Research Association (AERA) today issued a new report titled Prevention of Bullying in Schools, Colleges, and Universities: Research Report and Recommendations. The report results from the work of a blue-ribbon AERA task force mandated to prepare and present practical short-term and long-term recommendations to address bullying of children and youth. The report´s release coincides with the association´s 94th Annual Meeting in San Francisco, where more than...

2013-03-15 23:03:27

The parents of 19-year-old Brodie Panlock, who committed suicide after she was subjected to relentless bullying in her workplace, along with other prominent people feature in a powerful new video from the Victorian Department of Justice that sends a clear message that bullying will not be tolerated in Victoria, Australia. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - Friday 15 March 2013 (PRWEB) March 15, 2013 The parents of 19-year-old Brodie Panlock, who committed suicide after she was subjected to...

2013-02-15 23:01:47

New article explains challenges and misconceptions of unhealthy work behavior and opportunities of Human Capital Risk Management New York, NY (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 Employers lose $50-200 billion annually thanks to employee theft, fraud, embezzlement, and vandalism. Workplace bullying is becoming a major public health concern with an estimated 71.5 million workers affected. The business costs of harmful workplace behaviors can be devastating, yet many leaders and HR professionals fail...

Online Bullying Just As Harmful To Kids As The Physical Kind
2013-02-11 15:06:58

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While online bullying can be looked at as if it was just a virtual problem, new research indicates that it can have the same effects as those children who are bullied offline as well. Researchers wrote in the International Criminal Justice Review (ICJR) about how children who are bullied online are just as likely to skip school or consider suicide as those physically bullied. Michigan State University (MSU) researchers used...

“Cool” Kids More Likely To Take Part In Bullying
2013-01-25 09:44:26

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) revealed that “cool” kids in middle school had a tendency to participate in bullying more than others. Bullying was defined as either "starting fights or pushing other kids around" or "spreading nasty rumors about other kids." The UCLA psychology study found that bullying could help improve an individual´s social status and popularity among middle...

2012-12-14 12:23:51

Impact similar for both personal and witnessed experience Witnessing or being on the receiving end of bullying at work heightens the risk of employees being prescribed antidepressants, sleeping pills, and tranquillizers, finds research published in BMJ Open. Workplace bullying is linked to poorer mental health among employees, but it is not clear if that translates into a greater need for drug treatment, and if the impact is similar for those witnessing bullying and those who find...

2012-10-26 04:03:57

What is bullying? A bully is often thought of as a big kid who physically or verbally assaults a smaller kid. But that´s not always the case. Bullying occurs whenever there is an imbalance of power, however it occurs. While some types of bullying are easier to spot than others, all can have lasting impact. Parent Action for Healthy Kids releases how to spot bullies in school and in the community and what parents can do. (PRWEB) October 25, 2012 What is bullying? A bully is often...


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