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December 01st 2015:Bullying: How To Overcome It

Bullying is at least as old as recorded history and, with the rise of the Internet, has acquired an additional form. In addition to physical, verbal, social, and emotional, bullying we now have cyberbullying. Why do people become bullies? What can their victims do to protect themselves and build successful lives? How can a bully learn better ways of coping with his or her feelings and needs? How can bystanders intervene to disrupt a pattern of bullying? Jill Vanderwood shares answers to such questions.

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Jill Vanderwood

Jill Vanderwood, mother, grandmother, and author of eight books, is an expert in children’s and young adults’ problems with bullying and cyberbullying. Jill wrote her most recent book, “Erase the Problem of Bullying,” because one of her grandchildren was being bullied at school. Jill understood the problem because she was also bullied while she was growing up. She then gathered information from an NBA All Star who almost missed having his basketball career because of bullying, a former prisoner who now helps troubled youths find better ways of getting what they need, a retired judge, and others who deal with bullies. She shares insights into bullying from the perspective of both the victim a
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