How To Resist Peer Pressure

It is very difficult for most teens to resist peer pressure.   They want to be like their friends and belong to a peer group. That is a teenager’s developmental task.  However, sometimes they are pressured by friends to do things that place them at risk for bad...

Stop Bullying Using Life Skills

We need to understand bullying as a form of aggression and learning life stills will help stop bulling. Bullying is verbal and physical aggression toward others that are often weaker, smaller, less aggressive, and more easily intimidated.   It is the opposite of...

Bullying and School Violence

Bullying and school violence continues to be in the news headlines across the nation. A 17 year-old alleged gunman, T. J. Lane, opened fire in the school cafeteria at Chardon High School in Ohio on 2/27/2012.  At 9 A.M. the shooter had been detained after fleeing on...