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Cyberbullying: What Counselors Need to Know

Cyberbullying: What Counselors Need to Know

Sheri Bauman

ISBN: 978-1-119-02604-4

Dec 2014

224 pages

Select type: E-Book

$31.99

Description

This informative book offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the growing problem of cyberbullying. Written for counselors, teachers, school leaders, and others who work with children and teens, Cyberbullying addresses the real-life dangers students face on the Internet.

Benefits and Features

  • Discussion of the different types of cyberbullying and cyberbullying environments
  • Overview of prominent theories of aggressive behavior
  • Examination of the developmental differences in cyberbullying and victimization across the life span
  • Proactive responses to cyberbullying
  • Effective, nonpunitive strategies for responding to cyberbullying
  • Useful information for parents on current technology and popular websites
  • Guidance on the role of counselors in prevention, intervention, and advocacy
  • Practical tips to identify and follow cyberfootprints
  • Chapter on adult cyberbullying
  • List of helpful websites, books, and media
  • Appendix with review of the latest cyberbullying research

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Preface vii

Acknowledgments xi

About the Author xiii

Chapter 1 Introduction 1

Chapter 2 Conventional Bullying Versus Cyberbullying 17

Chapter 3 Cyberenvironments 29

Chapter 4 Types of Cyberbullying 53

Chapter 5 Theories of Aggressive Behavior 59

Chapter 6 Developmental Factors in Cyberbullying 71

Chapter 7 Strategies to Prevent and Reduce Cyberbullying 85

Chapter 8 Responding to Cyberbullying 93

Chapter 9 Counseling Strategies to Combat Cyberbullying 109

Chapter 10 Adult Cyberbullying 127

Chapter 11 The Role of Counselors 137

Chapter 12 Additional Resources 149

Appendix

Cyberbullying Research 157

References 173

Index 193