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Bullying Prevention Resources 

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Bullying Prevention
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PA Bullying Prevention Consultation Line

The Office for Safe Schools, Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE), announces the availability of the PA Bullying Prevention Consultation Line. The Bullying Prevention Consultation Line is a toll free number that will allow individuals experiencing chronic and unresolved bullying to discuss effective strategies and available resources to deal with school-based bullying.  This supportive resource has been developed in collaboration with the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (CHPDP), and is available, at no cost, to students, parents/guardians and school districts across the state of Pennsylvania.
Messages can be left 24 hour a day, seven days a week, and will be returned Monday-Friday during normal business hours.  The Consultation Line number is 1-866-716-0424.

Bullying Prevention Resources 



Ross, S. (May 23, 2012). Bullying Prevention in Positive Behavior Supports. Pennsylvania Positive Behavior Support Implementer's Forum. Hershey, PA.

Horner, R. (January, 2011). Bullying Prevention in Positive Behavior Supports. Pennsylvania Department of Education Conference. Hershey, PA.


Children's Safety Network: Bullying Prevention.  Retrieved from http://www.childrenssafetynetwork.org/pubs_topic on March 4, 2014.

Gulementova, M., Drury, D., Bradshaw, C. (May 10, 2011). National Education Association Bullying Study. Colleagues: Vol 6: Iss. 2, Article 11.

It Gets Better Project: The It Gets Better Project's mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisecual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes needed to make it better for them.

OSEP Technical Assistance Center of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports: Bullying Prevention is SWPBS.

PaTTAN: Bullying Prevention in Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports. Retrieved from http://www.pattan.net/category/Educational%20Initiatives/Behavior/page/Bullying_Prevention.html on March 4, 2014.

Ross, S., Horner, R., & Stiller, B.   Bully Prevention in Positive Behavior Support. 
(This 52 page documents focuses on giving students the tools to reduce bullying behavior thorough the blending of school-wide PBIS, explicit instruction and a re-definition of the bullying construct.)

Suicide and Bullying Issue Brief: Retrieved from
http://www.sprc.org/sites/sprc.org/files/library/Suicide_Bullying_Issue_Brief.pdf on March 4, 2014.

University of Pittsburgh -  School Based Behavioral Health: Bullying Resources. Retrieved from http://www.sbbh.pitt.edu/Bullying/30/default.aspx on March 4, 2014