TITLE

From the bully pulpit: A Child and Youth Work approach to bullying

AUTHOR(S)
VanderVen, Karen
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Relational Child & Youth Care Practice;Spring/Summer2011, Vol. 24 Issue 1/2, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Bullying is one of the most troubling aspects of childhood today. This paper describes a multiplicity of ways the child and youth work approach can address complex issues of causation in respect to bullies and victims both, and possible modes of intervention unique to child and youth work. These include relationships, activities, communication, environmental design, and activities of daily living. There is a special emphasis on the role of attachment in the development of bullying behavior and on the role of caring relationships from early on in reducing the later need to bully.
ACCESSION #
63537557

 

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