Tag Archives: bullying

Study Published by StopBullying.gov Suggests Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders at Heightened Risk of Bullying

According to the abstract of Preventing Social Victimization of Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), authors outline the issue at hand and make several recommendations when approaching the issue.

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There’s Always More to the Story

 

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Be strong son, Be bold son. Love yourself, never discount yourself there is more to you than what meets the eye~ Mom

Newscasts are speckled with the stories of children who take their own lives because of bullying and peer pressure. Sure we read them, shed a tear on behalf of the mother and stare deeply into the pictures of these once happy children. Read more

AAP and the Obesity Society Address the Social and Emotional Impact of Weight Stigma on Children and Teens

According to national agencies, for children who have overweight or obesity, stigma and discrimination can add to their health problems and harm their quality of life, making them feel isolated, embarrassed and sad.

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New Campaign Encourages Young People to ‘Be Present’ for Others in Need of Mental, Emotional Support

 The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is setting out to help those experiencing one of the toughest times in a person’s life, adolescence.

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