Your Child: Bully or Victim?

Understanding and Ending Schoolyard Tyranny
 
 
Touchstone Books (Verlag)
  • erschienen am 11. Mai 2010
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  • 240 Seiten
 
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978-0-7432-3310-1 (ISBN)
 
Advice for parents who want to recognize the forms abuse can take and learn to determine whether their child is being bullied—or is the bully him/herself.

What can you say to a daughter who comes home day after day complaining of being threatened or hit or worse? What if your son is clearly the victim of vicious teasing but doesn't even want to talk about it? What should you do when you suspect your child may, in fact, be the bully? Your Child: Bully or Victim? offers hands-on help for parents to stop bullying before it begins.
  • Englisch
  • New York
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  • USA
Simon + Schuster Inc.
  • 1,87 MB
978-0-7432-3310-1 (9780743233101)
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Peter Sheras, Ph.D., ABPP, is a clinical psychologist and professor in the Curry Programs in Clinical and School Psychology at the University of Virginia. He is associate director of the Virginia Youth Violence Project at the university and director of the local School Crisis Network. As an expert in school intervention and youth violence, he develops and evaluates intervention programs for schools, parents, and communities. He has been in private practice for twenty-five years.
  • Cover Page
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Chapter One: The Roots of Aggression
  • The Trouble with Bullying
  • Is It Human Nature?
  • The Dynamics of Abuse
  • What You Think You Know 8
  • What You Can Do
  • Chapter Two: "Kids Will Be Kids" And Other Myths About Bullying
  • How Bullying Works
  • Who Gets Involved
  • Fight or Flight? How to Respond
  • The Trouble with Myths
  • Chapter Three: Bullying: Who, What, When, Where
  • Is This Bullying?
  • Who Becomes a Bully
  • Who Becomes a Victim
  • Where and When It Happens
  • Teaching Your Child to Recognize Bullying
  • Chapter Four: Is My Child a Victim?
  • Could My Child Be a Target?
  • How Will I Know That Something's Wrong?
  • How Can I Talk with My Child About Bullying?
  • Chapter Five: Is My Child a Bully?
  • What Type of Person Hurts Other Kids?
  • How Can I Tell If My Child Is Bullying?
  • Why Is My Child Doing This? 84
  • How Can I Talk with My Child About What Happened?
  • Chapter Six: When Your Child Is a Bystander
  • Why Is It Important for My Child to Act?
  • Talking with Your Child About Bullying
  • "But What Can I Do?" How Your Child Can Stop Bullying Without Being Bullied
  • Fighting Bullying at School, in the Neighborhood and in the World
  • Chapter Seven: Empowering Your Child
  • "What Happened?"
  • "Can You Handle This?" 117
  • "How Will You Respond?"
  • Getting Ready
  • "Did It Work?"
  • When to Step In
  • An Empowered Child
  • If Your Child Is the Aggressor
  • Chapter Eight: Teamwork: Talking With Bullies And Their Parents
  • "But I Don't Know Them"
  • Identifying the Problem
  • Speaking with the Aggressive Child
  • "Let's Solve This Together": Speaking with the Bully's Parents
  • If Your Child Is the Aggressor
  • If Talking Doesn't Work
  • Chapter Nine: Intervening At School
  • "They Never Listen"
  • Talking with Your Child's Teacher
  • Moving Up the Ladder: Your Child's Counselor, School Principal and Other Administrators
  • Zero Tolerance: What Can Schools Do?
  • If Your Child Is the Aggressor
  • Is It Time to Leave? If Your School Doesn't Respond
  • Chapter Ten: Seeking Professional And Community Help
  • "If Only We'd Known"
  • "Should We Call the Police?"
  • "Does My Child Need Legal Protection?"
  • Counseling, Therapy and Other Professional Help
  • Finding Support in Your Community
  • Chapter Eleven: Don't Worry: I Took Care Of It
  • Aiming for Self-Sufficiency
  • Expanding Self-Awareness
  • Encouraging Empathy
  • Communication and Sharing
  • Providing Limits and Support
  • Spending Time Together
  • Staying Flexible
  • Resources
  • Index
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR

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