Bullying behaviors among US youth: prevalence and association with psychosocial adjustment.

@article{Nansel2001BullyingBA,
  title={Bullying behaviors among US youth: prevalence and association with psychosocial adjustment.},
  author={Tonja R. Nansel and Mary D. Overpeck and Ramani S. Pilla and W. June Ruan and Bruce G. Simons-Morton and Peter C. Scheidt},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2001},
  volume={285 16},
  pages={
          2094-100
        }
}
CONTEXT Although violence among US youth is a current major concern, bullying is infrequently addressed and no national data on the prevalence of bullying are available. OBJECTIVES To measure the prevalence of bullying behaviors among US youth and to determine the association of bullying and being bullied with indicators of psychosocial adjustment, including problem behavior, school adjustment, social/emotional adjustment, and parenting. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS Analysis of data… Expand
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