Kids With Both Autism and ADHD Four Times More Likely to Bully
A new study has found that children with both autism and attention deficit hyperactivity (ADHD) are four times more likely to bully
than children in the general population.
However, researchers are cautioning against labelling kids with autism and ADHD as bullies, for they feel that they m...
TV watching may turn your child into a bully
A new study on child behavior had pointed out that excessive exposure to television at the early childhood age might make the child indulge in bullying behavior.//
A child is considered to be a bully
when he repeatedly harasses and attacks other children. Bullying can be done by actual physica...
Demi Lovato Joins National Bullying Prevention Movement
...gists and the U.S. Dept. of Justice, 160,000 kids of all ages stay home from school everyday to avoid the stress that comes from being confronted by a bully
Lovato hopes her involvement with PACER will help other teens. "Working together we can make a difference. I hope that by sharing m...
Providence Service Corporation Announces That Avalon Correctional Services Has Abandoned Its Consent Solicitation
... such as on our numerous ongoing initiatives to enhance stockholder value, we were not going to allow ONE dissident stockholder group to intimidate or bully
us into acceding to their demands so that they could further their own personal agenda. The Providence Board and management strongly believe that Pro...
Bonus Footage From The Ground-breaking New Reality Show Hair Loss Confidential
... Show surprises Dad of 16 year-old school bully
Phoenix, AZ. (PRWEB) February 11, 2009 -- It's common knowledge that fathers and daughters have a close bond and sha...
Providence Service Corporation Comments on Section 220 Demands Received From Avalon Correctional Services, Inc.
...o doubt that the primary purpose of Avalon's Section 220 demand for access to our books and records is to further a campaign to harass, intimidate and bully
Providence and its Board members into acquiescing to the various other "demands" Avalon has recently made of Providence, including a request for multi...
Smoking during pregnancy fosters aggression in children
...etween the age of 18 months to three and a half years. Aggressive offspring were characterized by their mothers as quick to hit, bite, kick, fight and bully
Other risks for aggressive behaviour
Although physical aggression is most common in preschool children, the researchers identified o...
Getting Tough on Bullying
And as mounting research shows the negative effects on both the bully
and the victim, mental-health professionals, schools, parents and even kids...ot OK."
"Bullying used to give kids some sort of status at school, but a bully
shouldn't receive special status, but should be ostracized for bullying beh...
Less Exposure to Violent Media Makes Youths Less Aggressive
... Study found they were less likely to bully
others, get into fights
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Children and young teens with only minimal exposure to violent entertainmen...
RNs Call on Service Employees Union (SEIU) President Stern to Renounce Violence Following Brutal Attack on Labor Event
...f both SEIU and CNA/NNOC voiced her disgust at what she
called SEIU's "bully-boy tactics":
"These are the same tactics that Operation Rescue used to bully
intimidate health care providers at Planned Parenthood to the point where
such hatred went beyond disagreement and picketing into stalking us at h...
University of Denver bullying victimization study
...ntrol group of students was not.
victimization among students taking the Youth Matt...in the control group.
By the end of the study bully
victimization was significantly lower in the YM gr...and emotional skills necessary to avoid becoming a bully
The results are detailed in a paper, Ef...
Some Immature Brain Cells May Promote Tumors
... But animal studies show cancer gene can be turned on and off
MONDAY, Jan. 7 (HealthDay News) -- Much like a child who becomes a bully
while his peers are becoming thoughtful and kind, some immature brain cells go through an alteration in their development that allows them to grow int...
Community Calls on Atria Lynbrook to Bring Back Fired Worker, Stop Discrimination and Harassment
...istening to workers, Atria Lynbrook is intimidating, harassing and
disciplining employees for trying to form a union, even using immigration
status to bully
"Atria is targeting workers who have been there for years because of
their pro-union activity, and because of their race," said...
Major Protest On Saturday Against Fringe Therapists Who Claim to 'Cure' Gays
Association is reviewing its procedures on working with clients who are
gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender. NARTH is attempting to bully
APA into allowing the disreputable, pseudo-scientific practice of "ex-gay"
therapy. NARTH is known for its bizarre theories, such as "non-homosexu...
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Community Leaders, Breast Cancer Survivors and Activists to Gather at Forum and Call for Action on Breast Cancer
...Medical Director for Breast Care Services, The Center for Women's Health at Oakwood Healthcare System Detroit Chief of Police Ella bully
Cummings Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano Crystal Greene, Ford Motor Company Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, breast cancer s...
Bullying Prevention Institute Designed to Empower Change in Schools
...fer from depression and low self-esteem. One
of the newer forms of bullying happens on-line or electronically.
Cyberbullying is when children or teens bully
each other using the
Internet, mobile phones or other cyber technology. This can include:
sending mean text, e-mail or instant messages; posting nasty...
AmerisourceBergen Workers Rally For Better Working Conditions
...oyees with the closure of the Kent
facility and utilized illegal tactics to bully
workers into backing off
efforts to secure a fair contract. "Everyone knows the only way to stop a bully
is to stand up to him,"
said John Williams, Teamsters Local 117 Secretary-T...
New York Governor to Introduce Bill to Strengthen Abortion Rights
...lation today, Governor Spitzer said it does.”
But Lori Kehoe, a spokeswoman for the New York State Right to Life Committee, called the governor “a bully
with an insatiable appetite and tunnel vision to accomplish his fierce agenda.”
“We can only hope the Senate will get back their courage and begin...
Fault the School System in US for Massacres, Say Sociologists
...ssage for school children, researchers and educators today agree that bullying can create serious physical and mental health consequences for both the bully
and his or her target.
Bullying experts JoLynn Carney and Richard Hazler, say, "A child's anticipatory stress—the intense anxiety of waiting for...
Harassment in School Affects Majority of Elementary Students
...ithout intervention, bullying behavior persists over time: a child who is a bully
in kindergarten is often a bully
in elementary school, high school and beyond. Such behaviors are not withou...
Easing Kids into the Basics of Back to School
...pitals and Clinics in Kansas City, Mo., said that children should be equipped to handle conflict. Bennett advises children to walk away and ignore the bully
because bullies usually seek a reaction of fear or frustration. Humor can be also be used to diffuse a bully’s aggression.
Child can also be inst...
Survey Shows That Nurses In Scotland Are A Bullied Lot
... and managers over the past year. They further said that almost a quarter of those bullied had wanted changes in their work so as to get away from the bully
and 1 in 10 resigned or found another job. Jane McCready of RCN Scotland said it was deplorable that an already stressful job was made even more diffi...
Continual Fear Linked to Genetic Alterations in the Brain
... A bully
seems to have an unabating negative influence on the victim. Scientists have observed this unnerving effect of big mice on small ones, // and the find...
Students Involved In Bullying And Victims Were Equally Stressed
... Study shows that both victims of bully
and children’s involved in bullying are equally stressed. Researchers from University of Washington reported in the Journal Archives of Pediatrics and...
Bullying – a Common Problem Among Childre
...rly involved in incidents of bullying, //either as bullies or as those attacked by bullies. In some cases, children are impacted both ways – they both bully
others and are victims of bullies. In all cases, these children have more adjustment problems than their peers who aren’t involved in bullying. Howeve...