Understanding Bullying: From School to the Workplace FreeBook

Understanding Bullying: From School to the Workplace is a FreeBook brought to you by Routledge and BullyingUK, in order to help you raise awareness about bullying in your school, university or organisation. It contains a collection of curated content from some of our top titles and leading experts.

Understanding Bullying FreeBook CoverDownload this essential FreeBook, in support of Anti-Bullying Week, which provides a handy compendium of direct insights and practical advice to help teachers, psychologists, counsellors and parents understand and take action against bullying, 

In this FreeBook, you’ll discover stories from those that have been a bully/victim, the psychology behind it and information and tools that can be used in the classroom, practice, at university or in the workplace. We hope that it will help you spot the signs and prevent bullying.

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  • The Psychology of School Bullying

    1st Edition

    By Peter K. Smith

    Why do children get involved with bullying? Does cyberbullying differ from traditional bullying? How can bullying at school be prevented? The Psychology of School Bullying explores what bullying is and what factors lead to children playing roles as bullies, victims, defenders, bystanders or even…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Cyberbullying at University in International Contexts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wanda Cassidy, Chantal Faucher, Margaret Jackson

    Cyberbullying is a problem that is being increasingly investigated by researchers, however, much of the cyberbullying research literature to date has focused on children and youth. Cyberbullying at University in International Contexts fills the gap in the research literature by examining the nature…

    Paperback – 2018-09-17

  • Abuse Between Young People

    A Contextual Account, 1st Edition

    By Carlene Firmin

    Awareness of peer-on-peer abuse is on the rise and is a matter of increasing international concern. Abuse Between Young People: A Contextual Account is the first book to offer a contextualised narrative of peer-on-peer abuse that moves beyond recognising an association between environments and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14

  • Reclaiming Radical Ideas in Schools

    Preparing Young Children for Life in Modern Britain, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Moffat

    Reclaiming Radical Ideas in Schools provides support for every primary school in the provision of Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development (SMSC), the teaching of British values and preparation for life in modern Britain. Providing practical and tried-and-tested strategies, this…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11

  • Conflict Narratives in Middle Childhood

    The Social, Emotional, and Moral Significance of Story-Sharing, 1st Edition

    By Marsha D. Walton, Alice J. Davidson

    Conflict Narratives in Middle Childhood presents evidence from twenty years of research, examining nearly 3,000 narratives from 1,600 children in eight settings in two countries about their own experiences with interpersonal conflict. Close readings, combined with systematic analysis of dozens of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16

  • Multiple Perspectives in Persistent Bullying

    Capturing and listening to young people’s voices, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Green, Deborah Price

    Multiple Perspectives in Persistent Bullying: Capturing and listening to young people's voices recognizes that bullying plays a significant role in influencing the social, emotional, physical and cognitive wellbeing of many children and young people. The authors of this insightful text…

    Paperback – 2016-12-22

  • School Bullying

    Teachers helping students cope, 1st Edition

    By Phillip Slee

    To effectively cope with school bullying it is essential to understand the issues underpinning student peer group dynamics in the school, classroom and community and this view lies at the heart of the text. While the experience of bullying others or being victimized is identified with an individual…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05

  • Bullied

    Tales of Torment, Identity, and Youth, 1st Edition

    By Keith Berry

    In this examination of the ubiquitous practice of bullying among youth, compelling first person stories vividly convey the lived experience of peer torment and how it impacted the lives of five diverse young women. Author Keith Berry’s own autoethnographic narratives and analysis add important…

    Paperback – 2016-04-22
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Parents and Digital Technology

    How to Raise the Connected Generation, 1st Edition

    By Suzie Hayman, John Coleman

    Children today are digital natives, growing up in an age where social media and online communication is the norm. This book is an indispensable guide for parents who may feel they are struggling to keep up, addressing the issues that young people and their families face in the world of modern…

    Paperback – 2016-04-05

  • Childhood Friendships and Peer Relations

    Friends and Enemies, 1st Edition

    By Barry Schneider

    In the second edition of his unique study of peer relationships in childhood, Dr Barry Schneider re-examines this fundamental aspect of childhood. Taking the work of Jacob Moreno as its starting point, the book provides an up-to-date and accessible understanding of how children develop social…

    Paperback – 2016-03-16
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Cyberbullying

    From Theory to Intervention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trijntje Völlink, Francine Dehue, Conor Mc Guckin

    The study of cyberbullying has exploded since its first appearance in a peer-reviewed journal article in 2005. Cyberbullying: From theory to intervention aims to make clear and practical sense of this proliferation of coverage by defining the problem of cyberbullying and examining its unique…

    Paperback – 2015-11-03
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Case Studies on Safety, Bullying, and Social Media in Schools

    Current Issues in Educational Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Laura Trujillo-Jenks, Kenneth Jenks

    Case Studies on Safety, Bullying, and Social Media in Schools addresses the most topical issues facing school leaders today—including bullying, harassment, inappropriate use of social media, drug use, and school safety. This case book helps aspiring educational leaders prepare and respond to even…

    Paperback – 2015-10-06

  • Bullying Among University Students

    Cross-national perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Cowie, Carrie Anne Myers

    Bullying Amongst University Students is a pioneering collection of knowledge and evidence exploring the under-researched phenomenon of bullying in universities. Abusive behaviour amongst young people is a serious and pervasive problem that is exacerbated by the rapid advances in electronic…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14

  • Bullying as a Social Experience

    Social Factors, Prevention and Intervention, 1st Edition

    By Todd Migliaccio, Juliana Raskauskas

    Bullying as a Social Experience presents data from both the US and New Zealand and draws on past research from around the world to show how social context and factors shape individuals’ behaviors and experiences. By engaging with bullying from a sociological framework, it becomes clearer how…

    Hardback – 2015-08-28

  • The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying

    1st Edition

    By Anne-Marie Quigg

    The topic of workplace bullying and abuse gained considerable public and media attention during 2013 when the scandal of events at the BBC was unveiled following an enquiry led by Dinah Rose QC. The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying, edited by Dr Anne-Marie Quigg, presents the collective…

    Hardback – 2015-06-28

  • Bullying in the Workplace

    Causes, Symptoms, and Remedies, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Lipinski, Laura M. Crothers

    Bullying in the workplace is a phenomenon that has recently intrigued researchers studying management and organizational issues, leading to such questions as why it occurs and what causes such harassment. This volume written by experts in a wide range of fields including Industrial and…

    Paperback – 2013-08-05
    Applied Psychology Series

  • A Wibble Called Bipley

    A Story for Children Who Have Hardened Their Hearts or Becomes Bullies, 1st Edition

    By Margot Sunderland

    A Wibble Called Bipley is story for children who have hardened their hearts or become bullies. Bipley is a warm cuddly creature, but someone has broken his heart. He feels so hurt that he decides it is just too painful to ever love again. When he meets some big tough Honks in the wood, they…

    Paperback – 2001-01-17
    Helping Children with Feelings

  • Helping Children Who Have Hardened Their Hearts or Become Bullies

    A Guidebook, 1st Edition

    By Margot Sunderland

    This is a guidebook to help children who: bully or take revenge on others for the pain they have felt themselves have become very defensive because something too painful has happened to them have hardened their hearts because they have: been too hurt in love; met with too much harshness; witnessed…

    Paperback – 2001-01-17
    Helping Children with Feelings


  • The Secondary Behaviour Cookbook

    Strategies at Your Fingertips, 1st Edition

    By Sue Roffey

    Developed in conjunction with teachers, The Secondary Behaviour Cookbook provides highly effective, practical strategies for responding to and resolving behavioural issues in secondary schools. Consisting of over fifty ‘recipes’, the book’s unique format enables teachers and practitioners to…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20

  • The Primary Behaviour Cookbook

    Strategies at your Fingertips, 1st Edition

    By Sue Roffey

    Developed in conjunction with practitioners and teachers, The Primary Behaviour Cookbook provides highly effective, practical strategies for responding to and resolving behavioural issues in primary classrooms. Consisting of over forty ‘recipes’, the book’s unique format enables practitioners to…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28

  • Managing Challenging Behaviour in the Classroom

    A Framework for Teachers and SENCOs, 1st Edition

    By Gary Lavan

    For teachers and SENCOs in all settings, this invaluable resource will guide you through a simple, systematic process of understanding why challenging behaviour is happening and give you some very practical, easily implemented strategies that all staff can use to help make things easier for the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-16

Mental Health and Wellbeing

  • Supporting Children and Young People with Anxiety

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Herrick, Barbara Redman-White

    This accessible and user-friendly resource will help a wide range of adults support children and young people with anxiety. Clear information on the nature of anxiety is combined with helpful ideas, practical strategies and resources to help adults feel confident in understanding and managing the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05

  • Developing Children’s Resilience and Mental Health

    REAL Skills for All Aged 4-8, 1st Edition

    By Susana Goncalves Viana

    With the increased focus on providing for children’s mental health, there is ever more demand for resources that will support educational settings to help children develop the skills needed to cope in today’s world. This book presents nursery and school staff with a simple, jargon-free guide which…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19

  • Adolescent Mental Health

    Prevention and Intervention, 2nd Edition

    By Terje Ogden, Kristine Amlund Hagen

    Adolescence is a period characterized by both increased susceptibility to risks and new-found strength to withstand them. Whilst most young people are well equipped to manage the changes associated with growing up, other maladjusted and marginalized adolescents already have, or are at…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Adolescence and Society

  • Jumpstart! Wellbeing

    Games and activities for ages 7-14, 1st Edition

    By Steve Bowkett, Kevin Hogston

    This collection of engaging and simple to use activities will help teachers to develop children’s mental and emotional wellbeing while also including the thinking skills necessary for learning. The authors show how developing such skills within the context of a wellbeing agenda aids children’s…

    Paperback – 2016-08-25

  • Shrinking the Smirch

    The Young People's Edition, 1st Edition

    By Jo Johnson

    Shrinking the Smirch: The Young People's Edition is a workbook to help young people manage stress, gain confidence, resist peer pressure and stay healthy. This book helps young people cope with the usual challenges of being a young adults including anxiety, peer pressure, exam stress, bullying,…

    Paperback – 2015-11-03

  • Bothered

    Helping Teenagers Talk About Their Feelings, 1st Edition

    By Margot Sunderland

    At this challenging developmental stage, when teenagers are finding things difficult, this book can really help. It is full of tools and techniques of what to say and how to be, enabling teenagers to move from unhappiness, poor functioning or learning blocks, to a place of self-awareness, self…

    Paperback – 2012-03-30

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