The New Bullying 101: Trauma, Illness & Other Public Health Issues

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Bullying and other forms of violence are a reality for our youth and a major concern for those who work with them, posing a serius public health issue. This half-day training will offer a solid introduction to bullying, with possible solutions to the problem.

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Cite current research on bullying, trauma & illness;
  • Outline characteristics of targets and aggressors;
  • Explain the connection between bullying and other forms of violence:
  • List the principles of effective intervention and prevention; and,
  • Cite further resources for information & intervention,.

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.