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Bully Proof Your Kids: Strategies to Create a Safe Environment for the Classroom & Community

  • All Bullies are Not Alike: Define the Seven types
  • Revenge and Cognitive Aggression: Identify The Silent Killer
  • What to do when Punishment and Exclusion Don’t Work
  • Influence and Persuasion Skills to Get the Buy-In
  • Easy Targets: Kids with Special Needs and Autism
  • Develop a Five Step Program for Teens with Motivational Deficits

Watch this recording with Edie Raether, MS, CSP internationally renowned expert on bullying and author of Stop Bullying Now and leave this seminar with a practical understanding of what triggers and perpetuates the cycles of violence. Practice the most appropriate responses and effective action plans for each of the seven types of bullies. Through role playing and experiential learning, you will polish and perfect your skills in managing behavioral change.

This seminar will teach you evidence-based approaches that create a safe environment where the coercion of power is not tolerated.

This hands-on, roll-up-your-sleeves seminar will provide you with the research, resources and strategies to create a climate of calm, where teachers can teach and students will learn. It will empower you to improve interpersonal communications, build family relationships, and strengthen our communities. As Margaret Mead said about education and society: All social movements are founded by, guided by, motivated and seen through by the passion of individuals.....Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. This is your opportunity to make a difference.


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Edie Raether
5 Hours 53 Minutes
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20 Sep, 2012
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Continuing Professional Development Certificates - PESI Australia, in collaboration with PESI in the USA, offers quality online continuing professional development events from the leaders in the field at a standard recognized by professional associations including psychology, social work, occupational therapy, alcohol and drug professionals, counselling and psychotherapy. On completion of the training, a Professional Development Certificate is issued after the individual has answered and submitted a quiz and course evaluation. This online program is worth 6.0 hours CPD.



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Edie Raether, MS, CSP, is known as the “Bully Buster”. An internationally renowned speaker and trainer, Edie has presented programs on five continents and is a bestselling author of seven books, including Stop Bullying Now. She has also been the coauthor of 12 anthologies. A behavioral psychology expert, Edie has been a psychotherapist and family therapist in private practice and is now committed to changing the way the world thinks … one mind at a time with her transformational children’s character building program I Believe I Can Fly!

Edie has also been the director of occupational therapy in both a hospital and college where she was also an instructor, counselor and Human Resource Coordinator. She has been a talk show host with affiliates of ABC and is an expert resource to such media as CBS, MSNBC, USA Today, Prevention, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters and many others. Both her B.S. and M.S.Ed are from the University of Wisconsin. Edie is a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) which is the highest earned mark of excellence awarded by the National Speakers Association to fewer than 8% of its membership worldwide, thus promising an engaging and entertaining delivery of tools and techniques to creating a safe school environment.

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  • Identify the varying levels of danger of anger and bullying behaviors.
  • List resources for monitoring, reporting and preventing cyberbullying.
  • Develop action plans for creating a safe learning environment.
  • Discover classroom management techniques that transform behaviors.
  • Promote prevention and resilience: Changing beliefs and intentions.
  • Implement systems of intervention: Making bystanders accountable.
  • Develop support systems: Getting families and communities involved.


Understanding the Root Causes of Bullying, Anger and Violence

  • Why Are Kids So Mean: Cause, Consequence and Correction
  • Seven Types of Bullies and Prescribed Actions
  • Recognizing Danger Signals of Both Primal and Cognitive Anger
  • The Mean Girl Syndrome: Girls Go Viral and Get Vicious
  • Violence: The “Fun” Addiction and Power Thrills

Weapons without Wisdom: The Impulsive Brain

  • Brain Spurts and DNA: Why Smart Teens Make Dumb Decisions
  • How Childhood Activities and Habits Hardwire Your Brain
  • The Marshmallow Theory: Impulse and Instant Gratification
  • Society’s Shame: Giving Children Weapons without Wisdom

Cyberbullying: The New Teen Terrorism

  • The Bullying that Never Sleeps: Harassment 24/7
  • Friends as Bullies: How the Internet Depersonalizes
  • Words Are Forever: Body’s Heal - Minds Don’t Mend
  • Nine Steps to Stop Cyberbullying
  • Detecting, Reporting, Law Enforcement and Legal Rights

Implementing Systems of Prevention

  • Making Diversity Work: R-E-S-P-E-C-T and LGBT Challenges
  • Creating a Safe Space: School Policies, Procedures and Reporting
  • Empathy Education: Campaigns for Compassion and Kindness
  • Resilience: Emotional Immunity and Psychological Self Defense
  • Five Steps to Overcoming Motivational Deficits
  • Seven Ways to Convert Bystanders to Upstanders Who Take Action

Seven Intervention Tools that Convert Conflict into Cooperation

  • Ownerships: How to Implement a Values Contract
  • Peer Mediation and Conflict Management
  • The Peace Circle
  • Sociodrama, Role Playing and Interactive Methods
  • AQ-Implementing the Action Intelligence Model
  • Inspired Discipline - Integrating the 5 R’s or Respect: Responsibility - Repentance - Resolution – Restitution - Reconciliation
  • Not Time Out - Time In: Rewriting Your Life’s Script

Target Audience

Teachers, Principals, School Administrators, Student Transportation Directors, Counselors, Psychotherapists, Social Workers, Psychologists, Marriage & Family Therapists, Addiction Counselors, Coaches, those in Health & Special Education, Law Enforcement, Legal Assistants, Children Advocates, Directors of Church, Community Groups such as the YMCA and Girls & Boys Clubs of America



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