Posts Tagged ‘bullying’

Cyberbullying and bullying are not the same: UBC research

Apr. 13, 2012 | Filed under: Media Release | Tags: , , , , , ,

University of British Columbia research comparing traditional bullying with cyberbullying finds that the dynamics of online bullying are different, suggesting that anti-bullying programs need specific interventions to target online aggression.

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Asian Canadian LGB teens face greater health risks as dual minorities: UBC research

Mar. 28, 2012 | Filed under: Media Release, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Asian Canadian teenagers who identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual are 30 times more likely to face harassment than their heterosexual peers – a factor that is linked to higher rates of alcohol or drug use, according to University of British Columbia research.

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Pink Shirt Day: UBC experts on bullying

Feb. 21, 2011 | Filed under: Media Advisory, News Feed | Tags: ,

As students across Canada prepare to raise awareness about bullying on Feb. 23 for Pink Shirt Day, UBC experts are ready to comment on child social and emotional development, motivations for bullying, online bullying and classroom techniques to prevent bullying.

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