Understanding Bullying in Taiwan

Studies from various private and government sources indicate that bullying in Taiwan is seriously underestimated. According to bullying statistics from a 2009 Ministry of Education (MOE) survey, 10.3% of Taiwanese students had suffered from bullying. Another 10.1% reported having bullied others. Approximately 28.6% of survey participants had personally witnessed bullying behavior. Although teachers and parents were aware of bullying problems, […]

Read More
A Bullying Article That Hits Home

It is hard to spend any serious time watching or reading the news and not find some instance of bullying. There is good old fashion physical bullying. There is emotional and verbal bullying and there is the new kid on the block, cyber-bullying. No matter how you anatomize and dissect it, bullying has become a major cultural issue. Read this Bullying […]

Read More
Shiphra Bakhchi on The Effects of Bullying

Shiphra Bakhchi holds an undergraduate Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Columbia University, a Masters Degree in Education from New York University, and Masters Degree and Doctoral Degree in Psychology from Yeshiva University at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Licensed in New York State in August 2010, Dr Bakhchi received specialized training as a predoctoral intern through her work at […]

Read More
The Dire Consequences of Bullying

These days, bullying has become a huge concern in the United States. Over half of children under the age of 17 report that they have been bullied on more than one occasion throughout their lives. In recent years, schools across the nation have begun making efforts to stop bullying and make their classrooms places that are more conducive to learning […]

Read More
Bullying and Its Impact on Bulimia

Teens and adults who are victims of bullying can experience a variety of health issues, including eating disorders. Many people do not recognize the connection between bullying and bulimia. The fact is that bullying and bulimia can be connected to one another when you look at how bullying affects the mind set of the victim. The stress caused by the […]

Read More