Bullying: For Researchers and Health Care Providers
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NICHD Spotlights about bullying:
NICHD SECCYD Datasets and Documentation
This page has information for researchers on obtaining access to data from the NICHD Study of Early Child Care & Youth Development (SECCYD).
National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
This is the official website of the Add Health study.
Bullying Research Network
This network at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln promotes and assists international collaboration among bullying and peer victimization researchers.
Workplace Bullying Research at the Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI)
This webpage provides links to bullying studies conducted by the WBI.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC offers several relevant resources for educators and public health professionals:
Office of the Surgeon General
The Surgeon General's Report on Youth Violence summarizes the research on youth violence, including the risk and protective factors for becoming violent.
National Center for Education Statistics and Bureau of Justice Statistics: Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2010 (PDF - 3.61 MB)
This report presents the most recent data available on school crime and student safety.
American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement—Role of the Pediatrician in Youth Violence Prevention, 2009
This policy statement describes how pediatricians can contribute to preventing youth violence.
Department of Education Bullying Prevention Summit
This annual event that aims to engage representatives from federal agencies, national organizations, parents, teachers, and students in discussions about bullying and progress on anti bullying efforts across the country.
First Bullying Summit (2010)
Second Bullying Summit (2011)
Third Bullying Summit (2012)
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Model Programs Guides
These guides are tools for educators and law enforcement organizations to implement evidence-based programs. The OJJDP Model Program Guide: Bullying and Steps to Respect®: A Bullying Prevention Program are two of these resources relevant to bullying.
Approach to Bullying and Victimization
This publication reviews the epidemiology, identification, and management of bullying and victimization among children in the primary care setting.
Lamb. J., Pepler, D. J., & Craig, W. (2009). Approach to bullying and victimization. Canadian Family Physician, 55(4), 356–360.
Verbal Victimization and Changes in Hopelessness Among Elementary School Children
This study examined the impact of verbal victimization on changes in children’s levels of hopelessness.
Hanley, A. J., & Gibb, B. E. (2011). Verbal victimization and changes in hopelessness among elementary school children. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 40(5), 772–776.
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Last Updated Date: 09/27/2013
Last Reviewed Date: 01/28/2014