Preventing And Responding To Youth Violence And Bullying

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Conference Date
Thu, May 19, 2011
90 Minutes
Product Description

Bullying and youth violence - You’ve seen the headlines. What can you do about it?

80%-90% of pre-adolescents and adolescents experience physical and psychological symptoms as a result of being the bullied at school.

Bullying may be physical (punching, kicking, spitting, sexual assault), verbal (name calling, racial slurs, threatening comments), or psychological (spreading rumors, manipulating relationships, intimidating). Bullying can occur face-to-face or online with the use of readily available technology resulting in cyber bullying, sexting and extortion.

Preventing and responding to school bullying is everyone’s responsibility.

Join violence prevention expert Dianne Ditmer for this 1 hour look at a comprehensive program to reduce and prevent bullying based on multi-level interventions. Stopping youth violence is the key to the health and well-being of today’s youth.

Here’s a look at some of what Dianne will cover:

  • The many faces of bullying - physical, verbal, psychological, and sexual
  • When bullying goes high-tech
  • How to identify childhood health problems and symptoms associated with exposure to bullying
  • The value and meaning of bullying behavior in the pediatric population
  • Moral, social, and psychological factors that influence bystanders who witness acts of violence and bullying
  • Who is the school bully?
  • The areas on the school campus where bullying is most likely to occur
  • Recognize risk factors and warning signs associated with school and youth violence
  • Violence prevention strategies and educational tactics using the TEST model

Who should attend? Healthcare providers, nurses, physicians, physician assistants, nursing assistants, clinical lab staff, radiology staff, day care providers, educators, counselors, day care providers, first responders including paramedics, EMT’s

Order Below or Call 866-458-2965 Today!

We Also Recommend
You can also order through:




About Our Speaker

Dianne Ditmer - Emergency Nursing Expert

Dr. Dianne Ditmer is a clinical nurse educator and Certified Forensic Nurse with a background in risk management and emergency nursing. Her clinical training and certifications include forensic nursing and medical error investigation. As a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, Dr. Ditmer serves as chairman of the American Board of Forensic Nurses; member of the Ohio Healthcare Taskforce on Family Violence, and Montgomery County Sexual Assault Response Team.

As...   More Info
More Events By The Speaker

Why AudioEducator?
  • Save money on travel.
  • Meet your specific training needs.
  • Keep learning after the event.
  • Save time training your whole staff.
Join Our Mailing List
Our Accreditation Partners
Facebook Twitter Linkedin Youtube RSS Feeds Google Plus