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CE Type: 
SW
PCB
APA
IACET
# of CE's: 
3.0
0.3 IACET CE's

A significant number of young people report being targeted for bullying both in and out of school.  The result of bullying can lead to physical harm, emotional distress, and a host of other issues.  Those who bully are also at increased risk for poor academic performance and substance abuse.  We also know the most effective intervention in a bullying situation is a peer. This program will look at ways to empower youth to be actively involved in bullying prevention and intervention

Learning Objectives: 

As a result of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Examine recent research on bullying and harassment;
  • Identify cultural norms that encourage bullying;          
  • Explore strategies for involving youth in bullying interventions; and,
  • Develop methods to create respectful and empathetic environments for our youth
Intended Audience: 

This introductory level course, is designed for all professionals (behavioral health specialists, teachers, social workers, etc.) who work with young people.  Parents are also welcomed.

Instructional Level: 

Basic

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend entire presentation and complete a course evaluation in order to receive credits.