Bullying Prevention Resources

Courtesy of Michael D. Yapko, PH.

Here is a valuable list of website resources regarding bullying and how to make a difference.
These resources will be of interest to parents, teachers and even young people.

http://www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm/
Pacer’s National Bullying Prevention Center – The National Bullying Prevention month campaign was started by this organization in 2006. Extensive website of resources and information.

http://www.stompoutbullying.org/index.php/campaigns/national-bullying-prevention-awareness-month/
A leading national bullying and cyberbullying prevention organization for kids and teens in the U.S.

http://www.stopbullying.gov
A US government sponsored website on how to stop and prevent bullying and cyberfullying

http://www.stopbullying.gov/cyberbullying/what-is-it/
Part of the stop bullying.gov website specifically devoted to addressing cyberbullying

http:///www.schoolclimate.org/bullybust
BullyBust is a website to learn to stand up to bullying and take action to combat it.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.com/promos/stopbullying
The Cartoon Network partnered with celebrities , parents, school, and other to encourage kids to prevent bullying.

http://www.itgetsbetter.org
Encourages 13-25 year old to get involved and take action

http://www.pacerteensagainstbullying.org/tab/about-us/
Teens against bullying – part of the Pacer’s National Bullying Prevention Center

http://cyberbullying.us
For parents, teachers, law enforcement officers to get evidence-based brochures for copying and distribution.

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/cyberbullying-toolkit
Commonsense Media is anonprofit organization and you can register or a free membership to download their materials.

http://www.nea.org/home/neabullyfree.html
The National Education Association (NEA) website contains a Bullying Prevention Kit

hhttp://www.nctsn.org/resources/public-awareness/bullying-prevention-awareness-month
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) was established to improve access to care, treatment, and services for traumatized children and adolescents exposed to traumatic events. This link is to resources on bullying.

http://www.ldonline.org/article/20001/
LD online is a leading website for learning disabilities and ADHD. This link is to an article entitled, Bullying Among Children and Youth with Disabilities and Special Needs and contains valuable resources for this population.

http://www.autism-society.org/living-with-autism/how-the-autism-society-can-help/safe-and-sound/bullying-prevention/
The Autism Society website has a section on addressing bullying and links to additional resources for this special population.

http://nobullying.com/bullying-statistics-in-australia/
An Australian website dedicated to the movement against bullying.

http://bullyingnoway.gov.au
An Australian government website with animated engagement for young children and older children as well as resources for parents and teachers.

http://www.bullying.co.uk
Part of the Family Lives website that supports families in general in the U.K.

http://www.adl.org/education-outreach/bullying-cyberbullying/
The Anti-Defamation League is a premier civil rights/human relations agency, which originally was founded to fight against anti-Semitism. It now fights all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.

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