The Essential Guide to Bullying Prevention and Intervention

The Essential Guide to Bullying Prevention and Intervention

Protecting Children and Teens From Physical, Emotional, and Online Bullying

Book - 2012
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Penguin Putnam
Headlines are filled with tragic stories of senseless murders and suicides that have resulted from child and teen bullying. As social networking and technology add to the ways that kids can be bullied, parents feel powerless against this insidious force that compels even "good" kids to participate in or enable bullying in schools, in extracurricular activities, online, and at home.

The Essential Guide to Bullying brings together the wisdom and experience of two people who have witnessed bullying's causes and tragic effects. School social worker Cindy Miller teams with Cynthia Lowen, the co-creator ofBully, to arm parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to:

  • Understand the societal and human forces that are causing bullying to escalate.
  • Discover who is most at risk for being bullied, being a bully, or not helping a bullying victim.
  • Target-proof their kids and teach them coping skills.
  • Identify even the most covert bullying situations.
  • Infiltrate the world of cyberbullying and head off its disastrous effects.
  • Intervene to stop a bullying situation.
  • Know what legal recourse they have to back up other anti-bullying efforts.


Random House, Inc.
Headlines are filled with tragic stories of senseless murders and suicides that have resulted from child and teen bullying. As social networking and technology add to the ways that kids can be bullied, parents feel powerless against this insidious force that compels even "good" kids to participate in or enable bullying in schools, in extracurricular activities, online, and at home.

The Essential Guide to Bullying brings together the wisdom and experience of two people who have witnessed bullying's causes and tragic effects. School social worker Cindy Miller teams with Cynthia Lowen, the co-creator ofBully, to arm parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to:

  • Understand the societal and human forces that are causing bullying to escalate.
  • Discover who is most at risk for being bullied, being a bully, or not helping a bullying victim.
  • Target-proof their kids and teach them coping skills.
  • Identify even the most covert bullying situations.
  • Infiltrate the world of cyberbullying and head off its disastrous effects.
  • Intervene to stop a bullying situation.
  • Know what legal recourse they have to back up other anti-bullying efforts.


Dorling Kindersley Pub

Headlines are filled with tragic stories of senseless murders and suicides that have resulted from child and teen bullying. As social networking and technology add to the ways that kids can be bullied, parents feel powerless against this insidious force that compels even "good" kids to participate in or enable bullying in schools, in extracurricular activities, online, and at home.

The Essential Guide to Bullying brings together the wisdom and experience of two people who have witnessed bullying's causes and tragic effects. School social worker Cindy Miller teams with Cynthia Lowen, the co-creator ofBully, to arm parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to:

  • Understand the societal and human forces that are causing bullying to escalate.
  • Discover who is most at risk for being bullied, being a bully, or not helping a bullying victim.
  • Target-proof their kids and teach them coping skills.
  • Identify even the most covert bullying situations.
  • Infiltrate the world of cyberbullying and head off its disastrous effects.
  • Intervene to stop a bullying situation.
  • Know what legal recourse they have to back up other anti-bullying efforts.


Baker & Taylor
Shares strategic guidelines for stopping and preventing bullying, outlining recommendations that address all types of bullying behaviors including physical, emotional, and online abuse.

Book News
Miller, a psychotherapist, school social worker, and parent consultant who teaches at Bergen Community College, and Lowen, a writer, filmmaker, and producer who created a documentary about bullying, offer parents, teachers, counselors, and community leaders a guide to preventing, recognizing, and intervening in different types of bullying. They describe signs and symptoms a child may exhibit, how bullies use technology, the role of violence and the media, and bully, victim, and bystander characteristics; prevention aspects, such as the implementation of social-emotional learning and character education and making kids cyberwise; interventions, including legislation, getting help from the school, helping the target, turning bystanders into upstanders, and dealing with other issues, such as family problems, learning difficulties, depression, and social skills problems; rethinking bullying and prevention; school perspectives; and a community approach. Web resources are provided. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Baker
& Taylor

A guide for parents, teachers and caregivers shares strategic guidelines for stopping and preventing bullying, outlining recommendations that address all types of bullying behaviors including physical, emotional and online abuse. Original.

Publisher: New York : Alpha, c2012
Description: xix, 284 p. ; 23 cm
ISBN: 9781615642069
1615642064
Branch Call Number: 371.58 Mil
Additional Contributors: Lowen, Cynthia

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