Children

Colleen Adarhormazd on Childhood Bullying

Check out our interview with Colleen Adarhormazd on Childhood Bullying. My name is Colleen Adarhormazd. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Corvallis, Oregon. I have worked in schools, community agencies, churches and county mental health programs. I have counseled children who have been bullied as well as children who have engaged in bullying behavior.

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What is Bullying for Kids?

Are You The Rabbit or The Bear- What is bullying for kids? Are you waking up feeling afraid to get on the bus or go to school? Do you get picked on at school, in the cafeteria, or on the playground? Ask yourself these questions; if you can answer “yes” to any of them, then

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School Bullying: Where Do We Go From Here?

When composing any article on school bullying there is a certain amount of research that is necessary. One has to know numbers and facts above all. Statements like “school bullying should not exist and is a terrible occurrence” just don’t cut it anymore. That’s like saying “Pearl Harbor should never have happened and it’s a

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Child Bullying

For centuries, child bullying, or peer intimidation, has marred childhood memories for countless individuals. It is estimated that nearly half of all children will experience some form of bullying before the age 18. Unfortunately, the advent of advanced technology and social media, have increased that number exponentially. So how do you know if your child

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Why Do Kids Bully

Bullying in its many forms has been an issue among young people and adults alike, since the beginning of time. In all social groups, no matter how large or small, bullies appear and enact their emotional torture on those around them to varying degrees. Bullying can be seen in school settings, church settings, organized sports,

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Sectarian Bullying; More Than Just The Schoolyard

Oftentimes, parents wonder why their child is being considered a bully at school. Many parents do not understand that children learn from their parent’s words, actions and behaviors. Parents will deny that they themselves have done anything to create this behavior in their children. Most often, this is due to the fact that they do

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What are Black on White Crimes exactly?

Racial tensions have been a reality for centuries. However, with the advent of more advanced weapons as well as the internet providing more social interaction and opportunities for individuals to taunt and anger one another, the incidents of white on black crimes as well as black on white crimes has taken on a more disturbing

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When does Child Abuse become Negligence?

When it comes to children there are plenty of very impassioned people out there that have published tons of research on the subject. As such, it is now easier than ever to learn just what child abuse is, what types of abuse are out there, and to learn a little bit more about when child

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Bully: When The Child Bullies The Parent

Typically we think of the bully as someone who makes a habit of picking on others during recess in the school yard or during class when the teacher isn’t looking. Quite often this true, but young people don’t just bully their peers. There are a growing number of instances where parents are being bullied by

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Bullying Facts: What to Know About Canada’s Bullying Problem

Within the past few years, bullying has been in the spotlight in Canada, especially after the Amanda Todd suicide. Amanda Todd, a teen from Vancouver, was bullied online and offline. Eventually, Amanda Todd committed suicide as a result of the anxiety disorders, depression, and substance abuse she suffered from after being bullied. While the Amanda

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