This is a guest post by Mark Lakewood, CEO, a distinguished bullying prevention expert, author, and speaker with over 20 years of clinical experience as a family therapist. He provided clinical and consultation services to school personnel and students on issues of bullying and behavior management. He facilitates the “Standing […]

Bullying Prevention Skills and Techniques for Children

Psychiatrists at Harvard University have challenged the old playground rhyme. “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me.” might have served some purpose at some time in the face of a tirade of name-calling, but actually a constant barrage of verbal attacks-yelling, shouting, swearing, insults, […]

Sticks and stones: Verbal abuse of children can lead to ...