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Rise Above: Empowering and Advocating for Your Bullied Child

Nancy E. Willard

Is your child experiencing emotional distress because they are being bullied?

Rise Above Bullying: Empower and Advocate for Your Child provides research-based and legally grounded guidance that will enable parents to gain greater insight into how to support their bullied child. This resource helps prepare parents on how to empower their child and advocate on how schools should take the necessary actions to get this harmful environment to stop. Professionals who are supporting young people through counseling or advocacy, as well as educators, will also benefit from the insight in this book.

In Rise Above Bullying, Nancy E. Willard, M.S., J.D., a respected voice in the field of bullying and youth trauma, provides valuable insight on:

  • Why bullying occurs, who is involved, the immediate and long-lasting harms it can cause, and why current anti-bullying approaches implemented by schools are not achieving effective results
  • Strategies to empower young people with greater resilience and effective relationship skills
  • How to document what is happening, report these concerns to the appropriate authorities, and insist on an effective intervention

Book Details

  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publish Date: Dec 17th, 2024
  • Pages: 320
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00lb
  • EAN: 9781394282562
  • Categories: Educational Policy & Reform - School SafetyBullyingDevelopmental - General

About the Author

Nancy E. Willard, M.S., J.D., blends her expertise in bullying, increasing youth resilience, and civil rights laws to create a compelling book that can assist parents, counselors and youth advocates, and educators in empowering bullied young people and ensuring schools respond appropriately and effectively.