This book provides a rich understanding of school bullying and the many forms it takes. It places a strong emphasis on prevention and intervention at primary, secondary and tertiary level. Crucial and practical steps are provided, especially for parents and teachers, as to how they can make a real difference in reducing the widespread and serious level of victimisation and bullying in our schools today.
This book is unique in its recommendations for best practice, which draw not only on the most up-to-date research, but also on the author’s many years of professional experience working with children, parents and teachers. It is designed for anyone who wishes to gain an understanding of bullying in a clear and concise manner and promotes a whole school community approach to bullying, which has recently been proven to be the most effective method in decreasing school bullying.