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9 Strategies to Help Kids Cope With Social Exclusion and Friendship Breakups By Signe Whitson Wavebreakmedia Ltd via Getty Images In their younger years, they were inseparable. They begged for playdates, planned out sleepovers, coordinated afterschool activities, and just seemed…..

The Legal Fight Against Cyber-Bullying

New Jersey law requires electronic communication to be included in school districts’ bullying prevention policies. By Jennie L. Osborne | February 19, 2018 at 10:00 AM Bigstock In last week’s Law Journal, our firm contributed an article defining the new…..

Get On-Board with Social & Emotional Learning

ASD superintendent responds to deadly Florida school shooting 17 hrs 55 mins ago by KTVA Web Staff Updated: 13 hrs 28 mins ago The sadness surrounding the tragedy at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday…..

Children who bully usually carry that behavior into Adulthood!

Higher Education Network Academics Anonymous We need a bigger conversation about bullying in academia “I was routinely humiliated by my head of department. Universities must tackle bullying with proper policy” Anonymous academic Fri 26 Jan 2018 02.30 EST Last modified on…..

Creating emotional space for children

By: Afternoon Voice January 10, 2018   It is time for creating emotional safe space for children at home and in our society. In psychology, emotional safety refers to an emotional state achieved in attachment relationships wherein each individual is…..

Bullying is not just happening to kids in school!

Solutions for Teachers Bullied by Colleagues My last blog post shared stories from teachers who have been traumatized by administrators and fellow instructors. Today’s post introduces strategies to counteract bullies’ go-to move: rhetorical evisceration disguised as “helpful” critique. Don’t think…..

Sign up for a free safeTALK suicide prevention workshop this December

Sign up for a free safeTALK suicide prevention workshop this December 21 Nov 2017 | Filed under Health & Wellbeing,Life | Posted by admin Share You have probably done a first aid course before, right? Have you ever done a…..

Social and Emotional Learning is more important than ever!

Social and Emotional Learning is more important now than any other time in our nation’s history.  Waiting until high school to teach prevention or only providing essential services to small targeted groups is discounting the importance of SEL for the…..

A Yoga Community Embracing Prevention

  What is yoga? An ancient art based on the physical and mental activity that promotes balance, harmony and and strong mental health. As a practitioner of yoga for the past 10 years, I’ve participated in thousands of yoga classes……

Safe Talk Can Save Lives!

Safe Talk can save a lives.   The Center for Disease Control reports the fastest growing demographic of people dying by suicide are 10-14-year-old girls.  Could the way we communicate contribute to this trend? Are there things we can say…..