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ERIC Number: ED532308
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 216
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-978-1-5562-0294-0
Cyberbullying: What Counselors Need to Know
Bauman, Sheri
American Counseling Association
This informative book offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the growing problem of cyberbullying. Written for counselors, teachers, school leaders, and other professionals who work with children and teens, "Cyberbullying" addresses the real-life dangers students face on the Internet, including offensive, confrontational, and harassing messages; the disclosure of inappropriate personal information; intimidation; social exclusion; and cyberstalking. In a reader-friendly style, Dr. Bauman discusses the tools, strategies, and resources necessary to provide quality services to clients and students involved in, or concerned about, cyberbullying. The book presents the following chapters: (1) Introduction; (2) Conventional Bullying Versus Cyberbullying; (3) Cyberenvironments; (4) Types of Cyberbullying; (5) Theories of Aggressive Behavior; (6) Developmental Factors in Cyberbullying; (7) Strategies to Prevent and Reduce Cyberbullying; (8) Responding to Cyberbullying; (9) Counseling Strategies to Combat Cyberbullying; (10) Adult Cyberbullying; (11) The Role of Counselors; and (12) Additional Resources. "Cyberbullying Research" is appended.
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Counselors; Teachers; Administrators
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Counseling Association