• Did you know that 160,000 U.S. students stay home from school each day for fear of being bullied? (sped.org)
  • National Bullying Prevention Month wasn't around when I was a kid. (parents.com)
  • National Bullying Prevention Month is recognized in communities across the United States, with hundreds of schools and organizations signing on as partners. (wikipedia.org)
  • PACER partners with: Disney at event at Mall of America featuring "Next Big Thing" Katie Couric and Anderson Cooper recognize UNITY Day by going orange Stopbullying.gov, the federal government's bullying prevention website, explores the history of PACER's National Bullying Prevention Month Hollywood Teens Bring PACER Message to Shine from Yahoo! (wikipedia.org)
  • 2015 - held on 16-20 November, with the theme 'Make a Noise about Bullying' 2016 - held on 14-18 November and had the theme 'Power for Good' 2017 - was scheduled to be held on 13-17 November and had the theme 'All Different, All Equal' In Northern Ireland the annual campaign is run during the same week, but under a different theme. (wikipedia.org)
  • Workplace bullying according to the joint commission, "is repeated, health-harming mistreatment of one or more persons by one or more perpetrators. (advanceweb.com)
  • Kids who are bullied tend to be sick more often than their peers and may have stomach aches, sleep problems and headaches and lose their appetites, researchers write in the journal PNAS. (reuters.com)
  • The kind of bullying that girls tend to engage in- emotional bullying -was just something you were meant to suffer through in silence, until graduation got you (hopefully) out of harm's way. (parents.com)
  • Over a period of time those who have been bullied tend to become bullies themselves. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this context, bullies tend to rank high on the social ladder and are adept at influencing others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each hour of TV a child watched at age 4, the researchers found, increased the child's propensity for bullying later on. (edweek.org)
  • The consequences of bullying can be far reaching and has sometimes got long-term effects on the child's development. (news24.com)
  • These factors work individually, or collectively, to contribute to a child's likelihood of bullying. (smore.com)
  • The 2010 study of staff members' perceptions of bullying represents an important step in enhancing our understanding of the perspectives of teachers and education support professionals. (nea.org)
  • Twemlow pays particular attention to empowering the "bystanders" -- an unmobilized army of kids or teachers who routinely witness bullying behavior but may not feel they can intervene. (latimes.com)
  • Also a great resource put out by the Department of Health and Human Services is www.stopbullying.gov, which is a great resource for parents, for teachers, to identify what bullying is, the signs of bullying, the effects, and what one can do to prevent the bullying itself and the long-lasting effects of it. (nih.gov)
  • Premieres: Beautiful Girl, Original Movie In 2005, Family Channel and bullying.org expanded the campaign to address teachers and parents in addition to Canadian youth. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000. O'Higgins Norman, J. Survey of Teachers on Homophobic Bullying in Irish Second-Level Schools (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • PACER reached out to the community through partnerships with education based organizations such as National PTA, American Federation of Teachers and National Education Association to provide schools, parents and students with resources to respond to bullying behavior and to begin the shift of societal acceptance of bullying to social change of addressing the issue through education and support. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is thought that relational aggression (psychological aspects of bullying such as gossipping and intimidation) are relevant. (wikipedia.org)
  • The poor use of emotions is found to be significant in predicting problem behavior among adolescents, such as aggression, which can be characteristic in bullying behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • Meanwhile, brand new research from anti-bullying at work initiative Dignity at Work has calculated the total cost of bullying for UK organisations in 2007 to be about £13.75bn after taking into account absenteeism, staff turnover and loss of productivity related to the issue. (personneltoday.com)
  • In Northern Ireland the event is coordinated by the Northern Ireland Anti-Bullying Forum (NIABF), made up of 25 member organisations from the voluntary and statutory sectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Education Association (NEA) has a long history of involvement in bullying prevention efforts. (nea.org)
  • The authors followed 1,420 kids from age nine to 21, interviewing the kids and their mothers along the way about bullying involvement and taking blood samples from the kids every year or two. (reuters.com)
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Researchers already know that many kids who are bullied appear to suffer socially, psychologically and even physically years later. (reuters.com)
  • Bullying, or psychologically aggressive behavior, affected from 8 percent to 13 percent of workers across three different surveys examined in the study. (entrepreneur.com)
  • Miller cautioned against deciding bullies come out ahead in the long run when the inflammation measure only ran to young adulthood. (reuters.com)
  • Nurse bullying: Organizational considerations in the maintenance and perpetration of health care bullying cultures" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Bullying research credits an organizational rift in two interdependent and adversarial systems that comprise a larger structure of nearly all colleges and universities worldwide: faculty and administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Company Name] defines bullying as repeated inappropriate behavior, either direct or indirect, whether verbal, physical or otherwise, conducted by one or more persons against another or others, at the place of work and/or in the course of employment. (shrm.org)
  • Inflammation might explain the connection between bullying and physical health, Copeland told Reuters Health. (reuters.com)
  • Back then, schools often looked the other way on physical bullying, too. (parents.com)
  • Bullying is the longstanding violence, physical or psychological, conducted by an individual or group and directed against an individual who is not able to defend himself in the actual situation, with a conscious desire to hurt, threaten, or frighten that individual or put him under stress. (wikipedia.org)
  • If bullying endangers a worker's health causing stress or any other physical harm, a corporation can be found liable for not providing a safe place for their employees to work. (wikipedia.org)
  • While some of the founding kennels, namely Razor's Edge owner Dave Wilson, affirmed that they used only the two first aforementioned breeds to produce the desired dogs, it is consensus that at least five other breeds were used to attain the more "bully" physical traits desired. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children with behavioral disorders such as ADHD are almost 10 times more likely as others to have been regular targets of bullies, according to a report in the Journal of Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. (sped.org)
  • Kids who were bullied report all sorts of psychosomatic symptoms. (nih.gov)
  • 80% of nurses report experiencing workplace bullying. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dignity at Work, The Challenge of Workplace Bullying, Report of the Taskforce on Workplace Bullying (2000) accessed online 6 June 2014 at http://www.djei.ie/publications/employment/2005/bullyingtaskforce.pdf Department of Education & Skills, Action Plan on Bullying. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social media has recently been used to expose or allege bullying in academia anonymously. (wikipedia.org)
  • I've had nurses crying to me in regard to nurses that bullied them or yelled at them rather than speak in a caring and professional manner. (advanceweb.com)
  • I've witnessed nurses bullying other nurses to the point where they had to transfer to a different unit. (advanceweb.com)
  • Luckily for me I started my nursing career in an institution that takes their nurses, their safety as well as their ideas and feelings very seriously and from there I learned how to deal with and overcome workplace bullying. (advanceweb.com)
  • Nurses are entitled to monetary compensation for bullying. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the new study, bullied kids had higher inflammation levels as young adults than their uninvolved classmates. (reuters.com)
  • C-reactive protein levels went up for all kids as they got older, but kids who had been repeatedly bullied saw more of an increase in inflammation than a group that was not involved at all in bullying. (reuters.com)
  • The more often kids reported being bullied, the more the inflammation marker increased over time. (reuters.com)
  • Kids with the highest levels of inflammation were the ones who had experienced bullying repeatedly over a long period of time, or in multiple settings, Copeland said. (reuters.com)
  • Kids have been bullying each other for generations. (edweek.org)
  • So one of the things that we know about the kids that are bullying that they're at greater risk for depression and anxiety. (nih.gov)
  • Every kid goes through an experience with bullying, but with adopted kids we often get to witness a special layer of unkindness. (adoption.com)
  • I've worked with my kids on strategies for fighting bullies, and stressed that our kids should try to befriend the kids who are being picked on, and develop empathy for everyone in their class (even the bullies). (parents.com)
  • Bullying kids learn tactics from our bullying culture" at mlive.com. (wikipedia.org)
  • The United States Department of Justice showed that one out of four kids will be bullied during their adolescence. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this way, the ability to understand and manage one's own emotions may play an important role in preventing children from engaging in bullying behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • This sample workplace bullying policy applies to all employees, including supervisors, managers and company executives. (shrm.org)
  • The purpose of this policy is to communicate to all employees, including supervisors, managers and executives, that [Company Name] will not in any instance tolerate bullying behavior. (shrm.org)
  • Employees who get bullied at the workplace are more prone to cardiovascular diseases (CVD) than individuals who don't deal with these challenges in the office. (entrepreneur.com)
  • When employees get the sense that bullies "get away with it", a climate of fear may be the result. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rayner explained these figures by pointing to the presence of a climate of fear in which employees considered reporting to be unsafe, where bullies had "got away with it" previously despite management knowing of the presence of bullying. (wikipedia.org)
  • http://web2.gov.mb.ca/bills/40-2/b018e.php In Republic of Ireland, there is a Code of Practice for employers and employees on the prevention and resolution of bullying at work. (wikipedia.org)