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Facing Facebook with Tweens and Teens

“Everybody’s doing it!” These words strike terror into the hearts of most parents. Unfortunately, in the case of Facebook, it’s essentially the truth. Facebook pages can be about everything from the family dog to slices of pizza. While Facebook is an excellent social networking tool and has facilitated the rekindling of many a friendship, it More »

The Truth About Bullies

The Truth About Bullies Rescue Youth Parent Articles

The Truth About Bullies by James Lehman, MSW The public perception of bullying is that bullies are acting out to cover their own fears. They may indeed be afraid, but accepting this as a reason makes bullies sound like victims of their fears — like we’re supposed to feel sorry for them and not hold them More »