Library Materials on Bullying

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Whitson

8 keys to end bullying : strategies for parents & schools.. Signe Whitson. W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]

Description: Social media bullying, and the recent tragedies stemming from it, has given the widespread problem a new dimension. While no magic cure-all exists, adults can learn and implement all sorts of quick and easy techniques that can make a huge difference in the lives of kids. Whitson lays out key strategies, from establishing meaningful connections with kids to creating a positive school climate, to reaching out to bullies, empowering bystanders, and much more.



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Shore

The ABC's of bullying prevention. Kenneth Shore. Dude Pub., 2005.

Contents: Introduction -- 1. Bullying: an overview -- 2. Cyberbullying -- 3. A comprehensive program to prevent bullying -- 4. The roles of the administrator and pupil services staff -- 5. The role of the teacher -- 6. The role of the paraprofessional/teacher aide -- 7. The role of the parents -- 8. Bullying: A call to action -- 9. Bullying resources.



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Attwoo

Asperger's and girls : world-renowned experts join those with Asperger's Syndrome to resolve issues that girls and women face every day! featuring Tony Attwood and Temple Grandin, plus 7 more experts. Future Horizons, Inc., 2006.

Contents: The pattern of abilities and development of girls with Asperger's Syndrome / Tony Attwood, Ph.D. -- Asperger's Syndrome in women: a different set of challenges? / Catherine Faherty -- Educating the female student with Asperger's / Sheila Wagner, M.Ed. -- Girl to girl: advice on friendship, bullying, and fitting in / Lisa Iland -- Preparing for puberty and beyond / Mary Wrobel, MA CSS/SLP -- The launch: negotiating the transition from high school to the great beyond / Teresa Bolick, Ph.D. -- Aspie do's and dont's: dating, relationships, and marriage / Jennifer McIlwee Myers -- Maternal instincts in Asperger's Syndrome / Ruth Snyder -- For me, a good career gave life meaning / Temple Grandin, PhD.



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Asperger

The Asperger's difference : a film for and about young people with Asperger Syndrome [videorecording (DVD)] Center for Spectrum Services ; produced and directed by Jamey Wolff, Center for Spectrum Services, c2009.

Description: "The Asperger's Difference follows three articulate young people as they navigate the waters of daily life and journey toward self-understanding and self-advocacy. Their poignant and candid insights into the longing and isolation they feel offer a window into the Asperger's experience." The film also "offers the viewer the opportunity to see the often overlooked strengths in individuals with AS" ; this helps to give a more complete picture of what it means to live with Asperger's.—Container.



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Simone

Asperger's on the job : must-have advice for people with Asperger's or high functioning autism, and their employers, educators, and advocates. / Rudy Simone ; [foreword by Temple Grandin]. Future Horizons, c2010.

Description: A resource to help employers, educators, and therapists accommodate the growing population of those with Asperger's Syndrome (a mild form of autism), and to help people with AS find and keep gainful employment. Simone looks into all aspects of employment--because there is more to a job than what the tasks are. From social blunders, to perfectionism, to bullying by coworkers, Simone presents solutions to difficult challenges. Readers will be enriched, enlightened, and ready to work--together.



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Simmons

Autism tomorrow : the complete guide to help your child thrive in the real world. Karen L. Simmons, Bill Davis. Exceptional Resources, Ã2010.Description: Provides help for parents of autistic children from early childhood through adulthood.



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BeCool, upper elementary [videorecording (DVD)] James Stanfield Publishing, c2006.

Contents: Module 1. Coping with criticism --Module 2. Coping with teasing --Module 3. Coping with bullying --Module 4. Coping with anger/other --Module 5. Coping with anger/self.
Description: "The BeCool program describes techniques for managing some of the most common and difficult interpersonal behaviors faced by young children and adolescents... Using the self-defense coping strategies presented in this program...students will learn how to minimize the destructive effects of these behaviors, as well as promote positive interpersonal interactions..." --Module 1 teacher's guide p. 4.



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BeCool, lower elementary [videorecording (DVD)]. James Stanfield Publishing, c2006.

Contents: Module 1. Coping with criticism --Module 2. Coping with teasing --Module 3. Coping with bullying --Module 4. Coping with anger/other --Module 5. Coping with anger/self.
Description: "The BeCool program describes techniques for managing some of the most common and difficult interpersonal behaviors faced by young children and adolescents... Using the self-defense coping strategies presented in this program...students will learn how to minimize the destructive effects of these behaviors, as well as promote positive interpersonal interactions..." --Module 1 teacher's guide p. 4.



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Robison

Be different : adventures of a free-range Aspergian with practical advice for Aspergians, misfits, families & teachers / John Elder Robison. Crown Archetype, c2011.

Description: In his bestselling memoir, Look Me in the Eye, the author described growing up with Asperger's syndrome at a time when the diagnosis didn't exist. He was intelligent but socially isolated; his talents won him jobs with toy makers and rock bands but did little to endear him to authority figures and classmates, who were put off by his inclination to blurt out non sequiturs and avoid eye contact. By the time he was diagnosed at age forty, he had already developed a myriad of coping strategies that helped him achieve a seemingly normal, even highly successful, life. In this new book he shares a new batch of stories about his childhood, adolescence, and young adult years, giving the reader a rare window into the Aspergian mind. In each story, he offers practical advice, for Aspergians and indeed for anyone who feels "different", on how to improve the weak communication and social skills that keep so many people from taking full advantage of their often remarkable gifts. He addresses questions like: How to read others and follow their behaviors when in uncertain social situations; Why manners matter; How to harness your powers of concentration to master difficult skills; How to deal with bullies; When to make an effort to fit in, and when to embrace eccentricity; How to identify special gifts and use them to your advantage; The message this book puts forth is that every person, Aspergian or not, has something unique to offer the world, and every person has the capacity to create strong, loving bonds with their friends and family, and its goal is to help readers and those they love find their path to success.



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Been

Been there, done that--try this! : an Aspie's guide to life on earth / edited by Tony Attwood .... Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2014.

Description: The world's Aspie mentors pass on their insights for successful living! Temple Grandin, Anita Lesko, Liane Holliday Willey, Jennifer O'Toole and many others, offer words of wisdom based on their own personal experiences coping with key stressors including anxiety, self-esteem, careers, friendship, and love.



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Romain

Bullies are a pain in the brain Trevor Romain . Free Spirit Pub., c1997.
Description: A serious yet humorous guide to dealing with bullies.



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Polacco

Bully. Patricia Polacco. G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2012.

Description: Sixth-grade friends Lyla and Jamie, both new to their school, stand up for each other when a clique of popular girls bullies them online.



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Cook

Bully BE.A.N.S. Julia Cook. National Center for Youth Issues, c2009.

Description: Illustrated tale that teaches children and adults how to be proactive when confronted by bullying.

Also available: Activity and idea book for teachers and parents.



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Coloro

The bully, the bullied, and the bystander : from preschool to high school—how parents and teachers can help break the cycle of violence / Barbara Coloroso. HarperResource, 2004.

Description: "It's the deadliest combination going: bullies who terrorize, bullied kids who are afraid to tell, bystanders who watch, and adults who see the incidents as a normal part of childhood. All it takes to understand that this is a recipe for tragedy is a glance at headlines across the country. In this updated edition of The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander, which includes a new section on cyberbullying, one of the world's most trusted parenting educators gives parents, caregivers, educators—and most of all, kids—the tools to break the cycle of violence."-- Publisher's website.



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VanDerZ

Bullying : what adults need to know and do to keep kids safe Irene Van der Zande. Kidpower Press : Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower International, c2010.

Description: Protect kids from bullying and empower them with skills! Learn how to use Kidpower practices to create cultures of caring, respect, and safety at school, at home, and in your community. These vivid stories, entertaining examples, and clear step-by-step explanations of what to say and do are relevant for addressing bullying with all young people, from toddlers to teenagers, and are even useful in dealing with adult-to-adult bullying. --Publisher.



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Berry

A children's book about being bullied Joy Berry. Grolier Enterprises Corp., c1988.



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Attwoo

The complete guide to Asperger's syndrome Tony Attwood. Jessica Kingsley, 2008.

Description: What is Asperger's syndrome? -- The diagnosis -- Social understanding and friendship -- Teasing and bullying -- Theory of mind -- The understanding and expression of emotions -- Special interests -- Language -- Cognitive abilities -- Movement and coordination -- Sensory sensitivity -- Life after school: college and career -- Long-term relationships -- Psychotherapy -- Frequently asked questions.



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Stillm

The everything parent's guide to children with Asperger's syndrome : help, hope, and guidance William Stillman. Adams Media, c2005.

Description: While children with Asperger's are generally of average or above average intelligence, they experience challenges with social skills, communication, and coordination, among other issues. The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asperger's Syndrome is an informative resource that helps parents to recognize areas in which their child needs support. Filled with helpful hints and practical guidance, this authoritative work is designed to provide parents with the latest information on the best treatments and therapies available, education options, and ways to make life easier for parent and child on a day to day basis. Parents learn how to begin the process of seeking diagnosis, introduce their child to social settings, build positive relationships inside and outside the family unit, prepare their child for adolescence and adulthood.



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Jackso

Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, c2002.

Description: Adolescence and the teenage years are a minefield of emotions, transitions and decisions, and when a child has Asperger syndrome, the result is often explosive. Luke's book gives guidance on bullying, friendships, when and how to tell others about AS, problems at school, dating and relationships, and morality.



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VanDerZ

Fullpower safety comics : personal safety for teens and adults in cartoons and basic language. Irene Van der Zande. Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower International, c2009/2012.

Description: ... black-and-white cartoons and basic language to explain personal safety concepts and skills to teens and adults. The humorous stories and clear directions make it easy and fun to introduce and practice personal skills in classrooms and other group settings. The situations described are appropriate for teens and adults who are at times out in public independently or home alone. The simple explanations and clear drawings can be used for people with developmental delays or whose first language is not English. However, they are relevant to teens and adults regardless of their abilities from a wide range of cultures around the world.



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Winner

Good intentions are not good enough Michelle Garcia Winner, Pamela Crooke. Think Social Pub., c2016.

Description: "The social mind... It's always on the job, even when you're off the job! Most people are born with an intuitive sense of the social world that allows them to naturally be aware of social expectations and feeds them the information they need to follow the social code. But not everyone is born with intuitive social understanding. Social learning challenges can be especially noticeable in the workplace, where it's assumed employees understand not only how to do their job but how to effectively work in a group, understand the hidden rules of office etiquette and office politics, and build and maintain solid professional relationships with others. This 200+ page book is a primer about the social mind in the workplace, but the concepts and strategies are equally applicable in all areas of life. It's largely based on the authors' years of clinical experience working with adults who struggle socially, but may or may not identify their problems with a specific diagnosis. Many are highly intelligent and skilled employees who find it difficult to decipher the often nuanced social underpinnings that are part of daily life, on or off the job. Individuals with social challenges want to be appreciated for who they are and how they contribute (just like all of us do!), but often their good intentions aren't communicated in a way that others easily understand. As a result, it's often tough for these individuals to build the relationships and reputation necessary to excel in the workplace, regardless of their expertise or how hard they work. Adults with social learning challenges often need information about social emotional relationships broken down and explained in a way that can help them build skills and understanding, one step at a time. This book does just that - it is a constructive and detailed guide to help adults learn how to do the "social dance" in order to build stronger relationships at work and beyond. Remember, good intentions aren't good enough! Although the content is geared to the adult with social emotional challenges, this is a great source of information for people working in HR departments to better understand social challenges and how to guide and coach employees with these challenges. ... contains easily-accessible information about core concepts that describe how we think about our own and others' thoughts and emotions, actions and reactions, intentions and motives. In it you'll learn to become a stronger social observer and use strategies that increase your social competence. Chapters address: the social mind, social intelligence, and how social thinking is different from social skills ; the role of our emotions and social memory in office interactions ; the hidden rules or expectations and social memory in office interactions ; giving compliments, asking for help, and apologizing ; seven core tenets of perspective taking and understanding others' points of view ; exploring the social-emotional chain effect ; the four steps of communication ; indirect communication: reading between the lines ; fitting in: conformity teamwork and networking ; the office hierarchy, friendships, romantic relationships, bullying, and more. Attempting to interpret others' thoughts and emotions is as much a part of the workday as is doing our actual jobs. By learning to think socially we can change our behavior to directly affect how we are perceived and treated."--publisher's website

Previously published as: Social thinking at work : why should I care? Content has not changed.



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Koegel

Growing up on the spectrum : a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's. Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire LaZebnik. Viking, 2009.

Description: A renowned autism expert collaborates with a parent of an autistic teenager in this guide to helping teens with autism. Addressing issues from a changing body to how to succeed in college, this inspiring volume offers hope and wisdom for parents, therapists, and educators



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Huggin

Helping kids handle conflict : primary version / this publication is a product of the joint efforts of: Pat Huggins and Lorraine Shakarian. Sopris West, c1999.



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Frenz

How to be human : diary of an autistic girl. Florida Frenz. Creston Books, [2013]

Description: The author, an autistic teenager, explains how other autistic children can make friends, fit in, and deal with such issues as popularity, peer pressure, and bullying.



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Wagner

Inclusive programming for high school students with autism or Asperger's syndrome. Sheila Wagner. Future Horizons, Inc., c2009.

Description: "Successful inclusion in high school is critical for achieving independence as an adult! Even though inclusive education is now the standard for educating students with special needs, inclusion is a still a very new process. Successful inclusion relies on flexibility of parents and educators, and their ability to work together for the sake of the student. Training, collaboration, specialized teaching, long-term planning, and a clear idea of the desired outcome for the student—these are just as important at the high school level as they were in elementary and middle school. This comprehensive guide will help you give your child or student the best possible high school experience. You will learn how to help students navigate the social minefields of friendships and dating, while fostering the executive functioning skills they will need as adults. Topics include: Transitioning from Middle School ; IEP Goals and Objectives ; Accommodations/Modifications ; Course Selection ; Developing Friendships ; Prom Night and Dating ; Bullying ; Graduation Requirements ; Zero-tolerance and Discipline Standards ; Driving Permits ; Preparing for College ; Employment Options ; Transitioning to the Adult World ; Planning for Inclusion into the Community ..."-- publisher's website.



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Intric

Intricate minds understanding classmates with Asperger Syndrome [videorecording (DVD)] Coulter Video. Coulter Video, [2005]

Description: "Candid interviews with teenagers designed to promote positive interactions between classmates and reduce harassment and bullying. Through interviews with students who have Asperger Syndrome (AS), this video offers an inside look at how teenagers with AS act, think and feel -- and how they're routinely treated. The students talk about their strengths as well as their challenges and describe how important is it to them to be treated with respect. The program's open includes speculation that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sir Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein had Asperger Syndrome. After viewing this video, classmates should be less likely to ignore or harass students with AS -- and be more willing to treat them as equals. The program is designed for students in high school and middle school and is an excellent staff development tool."--Publisher's website.



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Intric

Intricate minds II : understanding elementary school classmates with Asperger Syndrome [videorecording (DVD)] Coulter Video. Coulter Video, c2006.

Description: "Interviews with elementary school students and demonstrations designed to promote positive interactions between classmates and reduce harassment, bullying and isolation"--Publisher's website.



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VanDerZ

The Kidpower book for caring adults : personal safety, self-protection, confidence, and advocacy for young people. Irene Van der Zande. Kidpower Press, c2012.

Description: "... prepares parents, educators, and other caring adults to protect children and teens from bullying, violence, and abuse through awareness, action, and skills. ... positive hands-on method reduces anxiety, develops competence, and increases confidence for adults and children alike. Topics include: building a foundation of emotional safety; self-protection to stop most trouble before it starts; and healthy boundaries to prevent problems and develop positive relationships. "



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VanDerZ

Kidpower safety comics : an introduction to "people safety" for older children ages 9 to 13 and their adults. Irene van der Zande. Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower International, 2012.

Description: "Helps answer the question, “How can my older kids stay safe while becoming more independent?” Provides a fun, practical tool for discussion and practices on how to stay safe from bullying, abuse, and violence — and how to avoid difficult or dangerous problems with people you know and people you don’t. Brings more peace of mind to worried parents. Contents include: Cartoon- illustrated stories that give young people information they really want to know in an entertaining way. Directions for adults on how to practice personal safety skills with kids ages 9-13. Basic “People Safety” skills for protecting everyone’s emotional and physical well-being. Solutions to common problems such as bullying, stranger safety, and boundary issues. The tools in this book are most appropriate for youth ages 9 to 13 who are beginning to be more independent in the world. Young people really want to know how to take charge of their safety."--publisher's website.



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Honig

Little kids, big worries : stress-busting tips for early childhood classrooms. Alice Sterling Honig. Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co. c2010.

Description: Research shows that stress in the crucial early years of a child's life can pose dramatic, lasting challenges to development, learning, and behavior. This is the practical book early childhood professionals need to recognize stress in young children and intervene with proven relief strategies before pressures turn into big problems. Developed by celebrated early childhood expert Alice Sterling Honig, this guidebook helps readers address the most common causes of stress in a young child's life, including separation anxiety, bullying, jealousy, and family circumstances. Educators and childcare providers will; understand key factors that influence a child's stress level, including attachment, temperament, developmental and learning challenges, health issues, and family pressures; become a keen observer of the varied and sometimes subtle ways that children express stress; choose from a wide range of stress-busting techniques (see box) all innovative, time-tested, and clinically validated; personalize stress-busters to meet the needs of individual children; skillfully use stress-reducing strategies with groups of children from diverse backgrounds; harness the power of storytelling to model solutions to problems and help children address negative feelings; avoid burnout by handling the stresses in their own adult lives, from challenging interactions with parents to issues with co-workers; Memorable stories inspired by Dr Honig's 30+ years of experience show readers how these stress busters can make a real difference in children's lives, and the questions at the end of each chapter areideal aids for self-study or professional development courses. Packed with down to earth, easy to-use ideas, this empowering book gives professionals the tools they need to conquer stress in any early childhood setting so children can develop the early social and academic skills they'll need to succeed in school.



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Attwood

Making sense of sex : a forthright guide to puberty, sex and relationships for people with Asperger's syndrome Sarah Attwood. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2008.

Description: "This book is ideal for those who need clear, detailed explanations and direct answers to the many questions raised by puberty and sexual maturity. ... describes developments in both the male and female body, and explains how to maintain hygiene and personal care, and to promote general good health. She examines emotional changes, including moods and sexual feelings, and provides comprehensive information on sex, sexual health and reproduction. She looks at the nature of friendship, how it changes from childhood to adulthood and its importance as a basis for sexual encounter. She also offers coping strategies for different social experiences, from bullying to dating, and includes essential tips on the politics of mature behaviour, such as knowing the difference between public and personal topics of conversation. ... a thorough guide written in unambiguous language with helpful diagrams, explanations and practical advice for young people approaching puberty and beyond."--Publisher's website.



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ModelMe
Confid

Model me confidence and bullying prevention [videorecording (DVD)]. Model Me Kids, 2009.
1 DVD + 1 photo CD-ROM

Contents: Self-advocacy -- Peer pressure -- Choosing friends -- Building strengths -- Visualization -- Positive self-talk -- Scripting -- Stay with others -- Telling isn't tattling -- Walk tall -- Group discussion.
Description: Watch as children model skills to prevent bullying and build self-esteem. Ages 9-17.

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Myscho

My school day [electronic resource]. Social Skill Builder, c2009.

Description: "Interactive CD teaches appropriate behavior, peer interaction, and the rules and rituals, all within a familiar elementary school setting. This CD contains more than 350 video sequences of students interacting in their school environment, including classroom, line-up, hallway, cubbies, lunch time, recess, bullying/friendship, transitions."--back of container.



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Borba

Nobody likes me, everybody hates me : the top 25 friendship problems and how to solve them. / Michele Borba. Jossey-Bass, c2005.

Contents: Acknowledgments -- Part One: Why do friends matter so much to your kid? Why friendship matters -- 15 essential skills that friends help friends acquire -- Why are kids having friendship problems today? -- 10 top reasons why our kids are having a friendship crisis -- How strong are your child's friendship skills? -- The friendship building skills test -- How to use this book to teach your child friendship building skills -- Friendship building issues and friendship building skills -- Six steps to teaching your child new friendship-building skills -- The ten worst things a parent can do to ruin their child's social life. Part Two: Friendship begins at home. How to organize aplaygroup -- Basic playgroup dynamics -- Getting started -- Arranging a schedule -- How to arrange play dates -- Solving the most common problems -- Friendship activities for older kids -- Find kids with similar interests -- Find groups with similar interests -- Potential clubs and group activities -- Classes -- Travel programs -- Helping your child be a good host -- What you should do when kids come to your house -- Be sure to have the right supplies -- Setting house rules -- Solving discipline problems at your house -- Friendship skill builder books. Part Three: The top 25 friendship problems and how to solve them. Argues -- Bad friends -- Bad reputation -- Bossy -- Bullied and harassed -- Cliques -- Clueless -- Different -- Doesn't share -- Fights -- Gossips -- Hot-tempered -- Insensitive -- Jealous and resentment -- Left out -- New kid -- Peer pressure -- Shy -- Siblings -- Sleepovers -- Tattletale -- Teased -- Tiffs and break-ups -- Too competitive -- Too sensitive -- Final words: An invitation to the party -- References -- About the author.



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Pearmai

Once upon a time-- storytelling to teach character and prevent bullying. Elisa Davy Pearmain. Character Development, Inc., 2006.
Description: "Lessons from 99 multicultural folk tales for grades K-8."
Contents: Introduction -- Pre-story and follow-up activities for the classroom -- How to tell a story -- Step by step for the teacher -- Step by step for the students -- Starting a character education program in your school -- Twelve qualities of character, plus bullying prevention -- 1. Cooperation -- 2. Courage -- 3. Diversity appreciation -- 4. Empathy -- 5. Friendship -- 6. Generosity -- 7. Honesty and fairness -- 8. Leadership and citizenship -- 9. Perseverance -- 10. Respect -- 11. Responsibility -- 12. Self-control -- 13. Bullying prevention -- Resources for character development and storytelling -- Index of stories by title -- Index of stories by theme.



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Heinr

Perfect targets : Asperger syndrome and bullying : practical solutions for surviving the social world. Rebekah Heinrichs ; foreword by Brenda Smith Myles. Autism Asperger Pub., 2003.
Description: "A 2002 study from Comprehensive Issues in Pediatric Nursing found that 94 percent of students with Asperger Syndrome face torment from their peers. Indeed, some of their behaviors and characteristics that others see as different make many of these children easy targets for frequent and severe bullying. This book takes a frank look at the different types of bullying and what adults must do to curb bullying, helping prevent the often lifelong effects of this behavior on its victims. Practical strategies and solutions at the school, class and individual level are presented."--amazon.com



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Norall

Quirky, yes--hopeless, no : practical tips to help your child with Asperger's syndrome be more socially accepted. Cynthia La Brie Norall, with Beth Wagner Brust. St. Martin's Griffin, 2009.

Description: "At last, a book about Asperger's syndrome that is accessible, hopeful, and chock-full of must-have guidance for everyone from mom to grandpa, teacher to counselor. Cynthia La Brie Norall, Ph.D., offers specific, hands-on ways for you to help Asperger's kids cope with the social world that so baffles them. With its handy A-to-Z format and succinct chapters, Quirky, Yes--Hopeless, No lets you zero in on the challenge of the moment, whether it's birthday parties or bullying, meltdowns or perfectionism. You'll find useful tips to help your out-of-the-box thinker function better at home and at school."



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Mugglet

Raising martians - from crash-landing to leaving home : how to help a child with Asperger's syndrome or high-functioning autism. Joshua Muggleton. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012.

Description: Provides tips and guidance for parents of children with Asperger syndrome and high functioning autism, based on the author's personal experiences with Asperger syndrome, and covering friendships and social situations; anxiety; sensory issues; school; bullying; and related topics.



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Second
Grades KG to 8

Second step [kit] : skills for social and academic success. Committee for Children, c2011.

Description: Supported by music and videos, take-home activities, and stories kids relate to, the developmentally appropriate Second Step lessons have helped teachers instill social-emotional skills in their students for over 20 years.



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Stop

Stop bullying now! [videorecording (DVD)] : take a stand, lend a hand. U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration ; [Washington, D.C.] : Dept. of Education, [2006?]

Description: As part of the Stop Bullying Now! campaign, this DVD compilation includes 12 animated webisodes featuring school-age characters dealing with bullying episodes, five TV and two radio public service announcements to promote the campaign, and five video workshops developed for professionals in the education, health and safety, mental health, and law-enforcement fields who encounter and deal with bullying behaviors.



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Cook

Tease monster : a book about teasing vs. bullying. Julia Cook. Boys Town Press, c2013.

Description: When "One of a Kind" is laughed at by Purple One and called a name by Green One, is the Tease Monster to blame? This tale teaches readers the difference between friendly teasing and mean teasing, and why some teasing can have a negative bite if it's meant to be hurtful and cause embarrassment.--Publisher.



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TooSane

Too sane for this world [videorecording (DVD)] : a film about adult autism. Cinema Libre Studio, 2014.

Description: Explored are the challenges, gifts, and unique perspectives of twelve adults on the autism spectrum. Discussed are the many problems facing the autism community, from bullying to marginalization. The difficulties and experiences that have shaped these twelve individuals should serve as an inspiration to anyone who marches to the beat of a different drummer.



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Tourett

Tourette Syndrome in the classroom, school, and community [electronic resource (DVD)] Tourette Syndrome Association, [between 2005 and 2013].

Description: "Filmed at a full-day, live presentation, 'Tourette Syndrome In The Classroom, School & Community' features the TSA Education Committee addressing a wide range of essential topics."--From publisher description.



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Elman

The unwritten rules of friendship : simple strategies to help your child make friends. Natalie Madorsky Elman and Eileen Kennedy-Moore. Little, Brown, c2003.

Description: "Nobody likes me" is a complaint that parents hear all too often, and few utterances make them feel more helpless. What can a parent do for a child who feels isolated, rejected, or out of sync with his or her peers? This practical and compassionate handbook draws on the authors' experience working with thousands of children to offer you as a parent (or teacher or caregiver) tools you can use -- including practical activities, games, and exercises -- to identify a child's social strengths and difficulties and to sharpen any child's social skills. Nearly every child has trouble with social relationships in some way, at some time. Some children feel awkward in groups. Some have trouble resolving arguments. Some stick out in such a way that they become natural targets for bullies. And some seem virtually incapable of making friends. No matter what your child's situation -- whether he or she is a born leader or a constant complainer, a wallflower or an unwitting aggressor, a poor sport or a perfectionist -- you'll recognize your child's struggles in the case studies in this book. You'll discover why certain children don't "get" particular social conventions, and you'll learn simple strategies for increasing your child's awareness of the unspoken underpinnings of social interactions -- knowledge that is essential to building, sustaining, and repairing relationships.



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Nofish

Welcome! to no fishing allowed [videorecording (DVD)] presented by Carol Gray and Judy Williams; produced and distributed by Future Horizons, Inc. Future Horizons, inc., c2006.

Description: "One program to teach students and adults how to prevent bullying. No Fishing Allowed is a violence prevention program addressing various elements of bullying behaviors. It gives teachers the needed tools to create organized efforts to establish peaceful, friendly and accepting learning environments for all students."--Container.

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