bullying

Prof. publishes new book on bullying education and prevention

Three top experts in the study of bullying and bullying prevention have recently published a new book for parents who are concerned about the society-wide problem, which affects children of all ages. Bullying Prevention: What Parents Need to Know explores key myths, such as the idea that children grow out of bullying, that only a […]

Empathy is Canadian education's best weapon against bullying, but it is a flawed tool

  Trying to teach empathy to stop bullying; Motivating children, whose brains are not wired for impulse control, to think before they act is key to social harmony, experts say The Globe and Mail Tue Nov 13 2012 Page: A6 Section: National News Byline: Kate Hammer EDUCATION REPORTER Empathy is Canadian education's best weapon against […]

Autism research chair will look at bullying

One out of every 88 children has autism. An ongoing Toronto Star series looks at this critical issue starting November 10th. Watch the video above for a preview. A York University professor will get $2 million to spend studying the lopsided rates of mental health problems among children and adults with autism, including the effects […]