Battling Back from Bullying

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Excerpt below from “Battling Back from Bullying” which aired on ABC30.com and features research from Dr. Sameer Hinduja, a professor of criminal justice at Florida Atlantic University.


… Sameer Hinduja, PhD, Professor of Criminology and Director of Cyberbullying Research Center at Florida Atlantic University is a cyberbullying expert and knows how much words can hurt.

“They don’t as compared, for example, to a punch, or a kick, or a push or a shove, but still absolutely they can cut deeply,” Dr. Hinduja said.

That’s why parents should help teach their children resilience.

“Resilience is bouncing back from adversity,” continued Dr. Hinduja. … Watch the full piece and read the video transcript on ABC30.com