Facebook Stands Up to Bullying, if little and late

From NPR: “Facebook Takes On Cyberbullies As More Teens Leave Site” by EMILY SINER November 07, 2013 A taste: “The social networking site with 1.2 billion users worldwide released a “bullying prevention hub” this week. It’s essentially an… Read More

Health Impacts of Bullying?

Bullying can have detrimental impacts, short-term and long-term, emotional and physical. These health impacts can be suffered by children and adults, both during a bullying relationship and long after it’s over. One common example we see around us… Read More

Bullying: Building Effective Interventions

Last week I attended an author talk at the Denver JCC by Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon) of Slate and Yale Law School. She has researched and written about bullying extensively, including her book Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture… Read More

An Anti-Bullying Foundation? Yep. Stand Up!

The Ben Cohen Stand Up Foundation http://www.standupfoundation.com The Foundation “award[s] grants to support work that helps stop bullying, helps those hurt by bullies and/or helps increase tolerance in sports.” Mission: To raise awareness of the long-term, damaging effects… Read More

Bullying: An Empathy Challenge. Stand up!

Last week I attended an author talk at the Denver JCC by Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon) of Slate and Yale Law School. She has researched and written about bullying extensively, including her book Sticks & Stones:; Defeating the Culture of… Read More

Bullying in the Internet age

Last week I attended an author talk at the Denver JCC by Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon) of Slate and Yale Law School. She has researched and written about bullying extensively, including her book Sticks & Stones: Defeating the Culture… Read More

Bullying – What it is & How to stop it.

Last week I attended an author talk at the Denver JCC by Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon) of Slate and Yale Law School. She has researched and written about bullying extensively, including her book Sticks & Stones: Defeating the Culture… Read More

Stop Bullying – Do Not Stand Idly By

Anti-Bullying Program Reduces Kids’ GossipBy RICK NAUERT PHD Senior News Editor Major Takeaways: Retaliation escalates the bullying and victimization. Anti-bullying curriculum can show dramatic decreases in bullying. Bystanders can be the greatest anti-bullying tool – if you see something, say… Read More

Bullying: “A dark, vicious side of adolescence” and Parents Feel Lost

Bullying in the 21st Century is more often than not Cyberbullying; bullying will never be just ‘a fact of life’ nor a natural part of growing up. “This is a dark, vicious side of adolescence, enabled and magnified by… Read More