Social and Behavioral Training Courses

Social and Behavioral

Bullying: Recognition & Response

Bullying continues to be a pressing problem in schools today, the effects of which can often last a lifetime for students. This course provides users with a better understanding of bullying behavior, as well as their obligations to help prevent bullying. Topics covered include bullying basics, identifying bullying behavior, how bullying works and effective ways to address the problem. Also hear from real students on their experiences with bullying, how it affected them and what they think schools could do to help them.

Category: Social and Behavioral Authors: Eric Roher, Esq., JoLynn Carney, Maria Gergin, Richard Hazler, Ph.D., Scott Poland, Ed.D. Variants:
  1. Full Course (Canada en français) - 45 minutes
    Ce cours est pour tout le personnel de l'école au Canada.
  2. Full Course - 50 minutes
    This course is designed for all school staff members.
  3. Full Course (Canada) - 44 minutes
    This version is designed for school staff in Canada.
  4. Full Course (Ontario) - 55 minutes
    This version is designed for school staff in Ontario.
  5. Refresher - 25 minutes
    This version is designed as a brief overview of Bullying in schools.

Expert Authors for Bullying: Recognition & Response

Eric Roher, Esq.

Eric Roher, Esq. is the National Leader of the Education Focus Group at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. He advises a range of public and private sector employers, as well as school boards and independent schools.

Eric Roher, Esq. is the National Leader of the Education Focus Group at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. He advises a range of public and private sector employers, as well as school boards and independent schools.

JoLynn Carney

Dr. JoLynn Carney is a faculty member in the Department of Counseling at Penn State University and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Her research and publications focus on the areas of youth violence, peer-on-peer abuse, and adolescent suicide. She publishes and leads local, regional, and national trainings and workshops on these topics.

Dr. JoLynn Carney is a faculty member in the Department of Counseling at Penn State University and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Her research and publications focus on the areas of youth violence, peer-on-peer abuse, and adolescent suicide. She publishes and leads local, regional, and national trainings and workshops on these topics.

Maria Gergin

Maria Gergin is an associate in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. She practises labour and employment law, human rights law and education law. Maria advises employers on a wide range of issues, including employment standards, policies and contracts, wrongful dismissal claims, health and safety, and human rights issues.

Maria Gergin is an associate in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. She practises labour and employment law, human rights law and education law. Maria advises employers on a wide range of issues, including employment standards, policies and contracts, wrongful dismissal claims, health and safety, and human rights issues.

Richard Hazler, Ph.D.

Dr. Richard Hazler is a Professor of Counselor Education at Penn State University. He is particularly well known for his work in the areas of bullying, peer-on-peer abuse, and youth violence. He has published numerous professional articles and three books, including Breaking the Cycle of Violence: Interventions for Bullying and Victimization (1996), and appeared on national television programs such as ABC 20/20 and NBC Dateline.

Dr. Richard Hazler is a Professor of Counselor Education at Penn State University. He is particularly well known for his work in the areas of bullying, peer-on-peer abuse, and youth violence. He has published numerous professional articles and three books, including Breaking the Cycle of Violence: Interventions for Bullying and Victimization (1996), and appeared on national television programs such as ABC 20/20 and NBC Dateline.

Scott Poland, Ed.D.

Scott Poland, Ed.D, is a nationally recognized expert on school bullying, youth violence, suicide intervention, self injury, school safety, threat assessment, parenting and the delivery of psychological services in schools. He is a Co-Director in the Suicide and Violence Prevention Office at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Poland is the former president of the National Association of School Psychologists.

Scott Poland, Ed.D, is a nationally recognized expert on school bullying, youth violence, suicide intervention, self injury, school safety, threat assessment, parenting and the delivery of psychological services in schools. He is a Co-Director in the Suicide and Violence Prevention Office at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Poland is the former president of the National Association of School Psychologists.