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Current perspectives: the impact of cyberbullying on adolescent health
  • C. Nixon
  • Medicine
  • Adolescent health, medicine and therapeutics
  • 1 August 2014
Cyberbullying has become an international public health concern among adolescents, and as such, it deserves further study. This paper reviews the current literature related to the effects ofExpand
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Normative Beliefs and Relational Aggression: An Investigation of the Cognitive Bases of Adolescent Aggressive Behavior
The relations between normative beliefs about different forms of aggression and corresponding aggressive behaviors were investigated in 2 studies of adolescents. In Study 1, we revised an instrumentExpand
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Social interaction skills and theory of mind in young children.
Two studies explored relations between peer social skills and theory of mind in young children. In Study 1, a global teacher rating of social skills with peers, performance on a traditionalExpand
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Girl Wars: 12 Strategies That Will End Female Bullying
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Sibling disability and children's reactivity to conflicts involving family members.
Although rarely considered, siblings may significantly affect families in ways that have implications for other children's functioning, especially when the siblings' problems pose specialExpand
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Racially-focused peer victimization: prevalence, psychosocial impacts, and the influence of coping strategies
OBJECTIVE: The current study is the first to our knowledge to examine the prevalence, psychosocial impacts, and influence of coping strategies students employ when responding to racially focused peerExpand
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What Students Say about Bullying.
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Reducing adolescents' involvement with relational aggression: Evaluating the effectiveness of the Creating A Safe School (CASS) intervention
This study examined the effectiveness of a comprehensive, school-based intervention program, Creating A Safe School (CASS; The Ophelia Project) designed to reduce relational aggression (RA) andExpand
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Peer relational victimization and somatic complaints during adolescence.
PURPOSE To develop effective prevention and intervention efforts that optimize adolescent health, factors must be identified that affect health outcomes. The purpose of this study was to examine theExpand
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Comparative Study of Bullying Victimization Among Students in General and Special Education
Research on bullying is an important avenue for understanding the social integration of students in special education. Focused on 3,305 students who self-reported victimization of two to three timesExpand
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