Parental perspectives of youth bullying: Thoughts on influences and strategies for response
Learning Areas:Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related nursing
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Discuss methods needed to facilitate open communication between youth who disclose bullying victimization, and their parents. Identify and outline strategies needed to decrease the influences impacting the bullying victimization phenomenon. List approaches parents and community members may use for engaging children in meaningful discussion surrounding bullying victimization.
Keyword(s): Adolescents, Communication
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been the principal or co-prinicipal investigator on several internally and externally funded research grants which center on the health needs of vulnerable adolescents. My clinical and research career has focused on the health promotion of adolescents at risk for behavioral and mental health challenges. My ultimate goal is to develop effective strategies to prevent depression for youth at risk related to victimization.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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