Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Join CHOP for a Free Bullying Prevention Webinar on February 2nd

January 27, 2015

Please join CHOP's Violence Prevention Initiative (VPI) for a free, 2 hour webinar on the topic of bullying. Intended for educators, school counselors, and administrators in elementary and middle school grades, the webinar’s overall focus is to provide information and actionable tips/resources for teachers to address bullying in a positive way.

This webinar will provide:

  • Background information on bullying, how it is defined, forms (physical, social, cyber), roles (bully, victim, bystander), and impact on school climate
  • Best practice strategies for how teachers can help their students involved in ongoing conflicts and bullying
  • Approaches to enhance classroom climate in order to prevent bullying
  • Case examples to give practice in applying strategies covered


Stephen Leff, PhD

Psychologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Co-director, Violence Prevention Initiative, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology in Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania


Christine Waanders, PhD

Psychologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Clinical Supervisor, Violence Prevention Initiative's Preventing Aggression in Schools Everyday program (PRAISE), The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Date and Time

Monday, February 2, 2015



For more information and to register, please click here.