Social Bullying

Childhood Bullying, Domestic Violence Link

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A new study suggests there is a link between childhood bullying and domestic violence. The Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine published the study online. Dr. Judith Cohen, the medical director at Allegheny General Hospital Center For Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents, believes the authors of the study may have a…

Relationship Issues (Bullying, Domestic Violence)

Relationships Individuals often struggle with relationships, whether they are with family members, partners, peers, or friends. Relationship problems often lead people to experience confusion, jealousy, anger, sadness, anxiety, distrust, intimacy issues, low self-esteem, guilt, and helplessness. Individual, couple, dyad, or family therapy sessions in a safe environment with a third-party present to mediate are often…

Bullying in schools, exposure to domestic violence & Italian children

Abstract Objectives: The study aimed to investigate the relationship between bullying and victimization in school and exposure to inter-parental violence in a nonclinical sample of Italian youngsters. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted with a sample of 1059 Italian elementary and middle school students. Participants completed a self-report anonymous questionnaire measuring bullying and victimization and…

Domestic Violence (Intimate Partner Violence)

Domestic Violence (Intimate Partner Violence) Domestic violence (Intimate Partner Violence) is a pattern of assaultive and controlling behaviors that one person uses against another in order to gain or maintain power and control in the relationship. The abuser intentionally behaves in ways that cause fear, degradation and humiliation to control the other person. Domestic violence/intimate…