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I am looking for tips and strategies on victim outreach. We have a grant and are providing varios services to high school aged youth who are being bullied because of their sexual orientation. We are findin...
Lt. John Reis
06/23/2009
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Patti Agatston
09/16/2009
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What suggestions do you have for how to respond to someone who has been receiving bullying messages through IM/social networking sites/text messages/etc... when the victim feels upset at the suggestion tha...
E. Harpine
03/24/2009
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m g proctor
01/19/2010
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Suggestion: Prevention is important, but of equal concern is assuring targets of bullying that there are ways to hold their tormentors accountable before an act of violence occurs. In Florida, elements fo...
Phil Brewer
03/24/2009
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Much bullying can occur outside school grounds in settings where its hard for adults to monitor. Good example being on or getting to school buses. What advice do you give to schools for educating non-teac...
Tom
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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03/18/2009
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Relational aggresion as it relates to age, gende ses, and age. Schools are having difficulty with girls beating the heck out of each other in ms and hs. Your thoughts?
William Porter
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/19/2009
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What techniques do you have to offer when it comes to helping bystanders understand how important to get involved?
Kim Robertson
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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Hello. I work for a vocational rehabilation training center for indivdiuals with disabilities. I would like to know what is recommended to assist in preventing individuals that are low functioning from be...
Linda Crowell
03/18/2009
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Linda Crowell
03/24/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/19/2009
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I was wondering if there were many services provided in schools today regarding bullying?
Rebecca Buckner
03/18/2009
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TJW
06/16/2010
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Tami Livingston
04/05/2010
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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Hello, do you have information, and will you be providing it today, regarding the bullying aimed at lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth, and people of all ages?
Vanessa
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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I need to know about curriculums being used at the elementary levels in local schools to help fourth and fifth graders learn a more collaborative and verbal approach with Bulling, Bystanders, and Self-est...
suzanne mazoff
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/19/2009
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We are looking for information on a Research based comprehensive school bullying program.
virginia volk
03/18/2009
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Sue Limber
03/18/2009
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How can we make parents legally liable for their child's repeated bullying behavior so schools don't bare the sole burden of prevention when it is not supported at home?
NoMore
03/18/2009
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The New Mexico Juvenile Justice System in Las Cruces, NM has recently incorporated the Missouri Model (Approach) in the treatment (Help) of Juvenile offenders. From initial findings the Approach seems to ...
michael sainz
03/18/2009
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Under what statutes or penal codes can perpetrators of cyberbullying currently be charged, and is there presently any specific effort to evolve the wording of these statutes or to form new pieces of law?
Rebecca Wigandt
03/18/2009
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Bullying is an ongoing problem in the school systems. Bullying doesn't discriminate. My site in Southern California is predominately Hispanic and Black. Keeping this into consideration, cultural pressures ...
O. Ruiz
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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Jerome Addison
03/24/2009
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How prevalent is bullying in elementary schools?
Kim
03/18/2009
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Sue Limber
03/18/2009
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I’m a Probation Officer responsible for operating a Diversion Program serving juveniles, both victims and perpetrators of bullying? Sadly, there are no local service providers offering preventative o...
Rick Futrell
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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What books would you recommend on the topic of the understanding the viewpoint of a victim of bullying?
Kyle Williams
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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Best Practices: Are the ideas of psychologist Izzy Kalman catching on-that empowering victims and not telling on the bullies (unless dangerous)has better outcomes?
Kristine
03/18/2009
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Kristine
03/24/2009
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Kathy
03/18/2009
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Sue Limber
03/18/2009
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Robyn
03/18/2009
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Are there any free resources/online links you can suggest for working with middle school students and informing them about the social and legal implications of cyber bullying?
Julie Clark
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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How is it best to help teens with bullying from other teens about wearing a "chastidy ring" when the victim of the bullying has also been a victim of rape?
Mary Caye Bixle
03/18/2009
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Mary Cay Bixler
03/24/2009
arrow icon Thank you, Michelle. Your response is most helpful. It poi...
Mary Cay Bixler
03/24/2009
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Michelle
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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Are there legal standards that define bullying?
OB Street Law
03/18/2009
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Sue Limber
03/18/2009
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Since services for victims are by definition singling out the child, what is the best way to present services without re-victimizing the child?
NM
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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Children do not feel that adults are a good resource for helping them address cyberbullying. How can adults empower students to address cyberbullying and mentor their younger peers?
Sindie
03/18/2009
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Patti Agatston
03/18/2009
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