Bullying … and yes … Warren Redlich

Okay, this one isn’t really about me. But I’m in it.

Fox 23 News did a “focus” on bullying. Good story on a common problem faced by kids, how it’s changed over the last several years, and some things you can do about it. If you don’t see a video above, here’s a link to it on their site:
Fox 23 News: Bullying

Of course bullying is much more complex than what can be covered in a 3-minute news bit. It’s not just about your kid being bullied. We as parents also need to deal with the possibility that our child might be the bully.

A good resource is:

AACAP on Bullying

Also, on girls and aggression, I read a great book recently:
Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls

and I’m reading:
Queen Bees and Wannabes

Well, actually I’m reading the 2002 edition and the above is the brand new 2009 edition. But I’m sure both are good.

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