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The Resource Building capacity to reduce bullying : workshop summary, Patti Simon and Steve Olson, rapporteurs ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Committee on Law and Justice, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, (electronic resource)

Building capacity to reduce bullying : workshop summary, Patti Simon and Steve Olson, rapporteurs ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Committee on Law and Justice, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, (electronic resource)

Label
Building capacity to reduce bullying : workshop summary
Title
Building capacity to reduce bullying
Title remainder
workshop summary
Statement of responsibility
Patti Simon and Steve Olson, rapporteurs ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Committee on Law and Justice, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Bullying - long tolerated as just a part of growing up - finally has been recognized as a substantial and preventable health problem. Bullying is associated with anxiety, depression, poor school performance, and future delinquent behavior among its targets, and reports regularly surface of youth who have committed suicide at least in part because of intolerable bullying. Bullying also can have harmful effects on children who bully, on bystanders, on school climates, and on society at large. Bullying can occur at all ages, from before elementary school to after high school. It can take the form of physical violence, verbal attacks, social isolation, spreading rumors, or cyberbullying. Increased concern about bullying has led 49 states and the District of Columbia to enact anti-bullying legislation since 1999. In addition, research on the causes, consequences, and prevention of bullying has expanded greatly in recent decades. However, major gaps still exist in the understanding of bullying and of interventions that can prevent or mitigate the effects of bullying. Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying is the summary of a workshop convened by the Board on Children, Youth, and Families of the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council in April 2014 to identify the conceptual models and interventions that have proven effective in decreasing bullying, examine models that could increase protective factors and mitigate the negative effects of bullying, and explore the appropriate roles of different groups in preventing bullying. This report reviews research on bullying prevention and intervention efforts as well as efforts in related areas of research and practice, implemented in a range of contexts and settings, including schools, peers, families, communities, laws and public policies, and technology. Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying considers how involvement or lack of involvement by these sectors influences opportunities for bullying, and appropriate roles for these sectors in preventing bullying. This report highlights current research on bullying prevention, considers what works and what does not work, and derives lessons learned."--Publisher's description
  • "Bullying - long tolerated as just a part of growing up - finally has been recognized as a substantial and preventable health problem. Bullying is associated with anxiety, depression, poor school performance, and future delinquent behavior among its targets, and reports regularly surface of youth who have committed suicide at least in part because of intolerable bullying. Bullying also can have harmful effects on children who bully, on bystanders, on school climates, and on society at large. Bullying can occur at all ages, from before elementary school to after high school. It can take the form of physical violence, verbal attacks, social isolation, spreading rumors, or cyberbullying. Increased concern about bullying has led 49 states and the District of Columbia to enact anti-bullying legislation since 1999. In addition, research on the causes, consequences, and prevention of bullying has expanded greatly in recent decades. However, major gaps still exist in the understanding of bullying and of interventions that can prevent or mitigate the effects of bullying. Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying is the summary of a workshop convened by the Board on Children, Youth, and Families of the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council in April 2014 to identify the conceptual models and interventions that have proven effective in decreasing bullying, examine models that could increase protective factors and mitigate the negative effects of bullying, and explore the appropriate roles of different groups in preventing bullying. This report reviews research on bullying prevention and intervention efforts as well as efforts in related areas of research and practice, implemented in a range of contexts and settings, including schools, peers, families, communities, laws and public policies, and technology. Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying considers how involvement or lack of involvement by these sectors influences opportunities for bullying, and appropriate roles for these sectors in preventing bullying. This report highlights current research on bullying prevention, considers what works and what does not work, and derives lessons learned."--Publisher's description
  • "Bullying - long tolerated as just a part of growing up - finally has been recognized as a substantial and preventable health problem. Bullying is associated with anxiety, depression, poor school performance, and future delinquent behavior among its targets, and reports regularly surface of youth who have committed suicide at least in part because of intolerable bullying. Bullying also can have harmful effects on children who bully, on bystanders, on school climates, and on society at large. Bullying can occur at all ages, from before elementary school to after high school. It can take the form of physical violence, verbal attacks, social isolation, spreading rumors, or cyberbullying. Increased concern about bullying has led 49 states and the District of Columbia to enact anti-bullying legislation since 1999. In addition, research on the causes, consequences, and prevention of bullying has expanded greatly in recent decades. However, major gaps still exist in the understanding of bullying and of interventions that can prevent or mitigate the effects of bullying. Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying is the summary of a workshop convened by the Board on Children, Youth, and Families of the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council in April 2014 to identify the conceptual models and interventions that have proven effective in decreasing bullying, examine models that could increase protective factors and mitigate the negative effects of bullying, and explore the appropriate roles of different groups in preventing bullying. This report reviews research on bullying prevention and intervention efforts as well as efforts in related areas of research and practice, implemented in a range of contexts and settings, including schools, peers, families, communities, laws and public policies, and technology. Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying considers how involvement or lack of involvement by these sectors influences opportunities for bullying, and appropriate roles for these sectors in preventing bullying. This report highlights current research on bullying prevention, considers what works and what does not work, and derives lessons learned."--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simon, Patti
Dewey number
302.34/30973
LC call number
BF637.B85
LC item number
B85 2014
NLM call number
  • 2014 M-779
  • BF 637.B85
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olson, Steve
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • Building Capacity to Reduce Bullying and Its Impact on Youth Across the Lifecourse (Workshop)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bullying Prevention Program
  • Bullying
  • Program Evaluation
  • Public Policy
  • United States
Label
Building capacity to reduce bullying : workshop summary, Patti Simon and Steve Olson, rapporteurs ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Committee on Law and Justice, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-130)
Contents
  • Part I: Understanding Bullying -- Overview of Bullying and Victimization -- Targets of Bullying and Bullying Behavior -- Part II: Contexts for Prevention and Intervention -- School-Based Interventions -- Family-Focused Interventions -- Technology-Based Interventions -- Community-Based Interventions -- Peer-Led and Peer-Focused Programs -- Laws and Public Policies -- Part III: Future Directions and Overall Themes -- Translating Bullying Research into Policy and Practice -- Reflections of School Personnel and Student Perspectives -- Final Thoughts -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix C: Workshop Statement of Task
  • Part I: Understanding Bullying -- Overview of Bullying and Victimization -- Targets of Bullying and Bullying Behavior -- Part II: Contexts for Prevention and Intervention -- School-Based Interventions -- Family-Focused Interventions -- Technology-Based Interventions -- Community-Based Interventions -- Peer-Led and Peer-Focused Programs -- Laws and Public Policies -- Part III: Future Directions and Overall Themes -- Translating Bullying Research into Policy and Practice -- Reflections of School Personnel and Student Perspectives -- Final Thoughts -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix C: Workshop Statement of Task
  • Part I: Understanding Bullying -- Overview of Bullying and Victimization -- Targets of Bullying and Bullying Behavior -- Part II: Contexts for Prevention and Intervention -- School-Based Interventions -- Family-Focused Interventions -- Technology-Based Interventions -- Community-Based Interventions -- Peer-Led and Peer-Focused Programs -- Laws and Public Policies -- Part III: Future Directions and Overall Themes -- Translating Bullying Research into Policy and Practice -- Reflections of School Personnel and Student Perspectives -- Final Thoughts -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix C: Workshop Statement of Task
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001424109
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780309303989
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001424109
Label
Building capacity to reduce bullying : workshop summary, Patti Simon and Steve Olson, rapporteurs ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Committee on Law and Justice, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-130)
Contents
  • Part I: Understanding Bullying -- Overview of Bullying and Victimization -- Targets of Bullying and Bullying Behavior -- Part II: Contexts for Prevention and Intervention -- School-Based Interventions -- Family-Focused Interventions -- Technology-Based Interventions -- Community-Based Interventions -- Peer-Led and Peer-Focused Programs -- Laws and Public Policies -- Part III: Future Directions and Overall Themes -- Translating Bullying Research into Policy and Practice -- Reflections of School Personnel and Student Perspectives -- Final Thoughts -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix C: Workshop Statement of Task
  • Part I: Understanding Bullying -- Overview of Bullying and Victimization -- Targets of Bullying and Bullying Behavior -- Part II: Contexts for Prevention and Intervention -- School-Based Interventions -- Family-Focused Interventions -- Technology-Based Interventions -- Community-Based Interventions -- Peer-Led and Peer-Focused Programs -- Laws and Public Policies -- Part III: Future Directions and Overall Themes -- Translating Bullying Research into Policy and Practice -- Reflections of School Personnel and Student Perspectives -- Final Thoughts -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix C: Workshop Statement of Task
  • Part I: Understanding Bullying -- Overview of Bullying and Victimization -- Targets of Bullying and Bullying Behavior -- Part II: Contexts for Prevention and Intervention -- School-Based Interventions -- Family-Focused Interventions -- Technology-Based Interventions -- Community-Based Interventions -- Peer-Led and Peer-Focused Programs -- Laws and Public Policies -- Part III: Future Directions and Overall Themes -- Translating Bullying Research into Policy and Practice -- Reflections of School Personnel and Student Perspectives -- Final Thoughts -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix C: Workshop Statement of Task
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001424109
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780309303989
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001424109

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