Professional Development

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Resource Title Bullying & Youth with Disabilities and Special Health Needs
Summary

Children with physical, developmental, intellectual, emotional and sensory disabilities are more likely to be bullied than their peers. Any number of factors such as social skill challenges or intolerant environments may increase their risk. Research suggests that some children with disabilities may bully others as well. This tip sheet provides helpful information, references and resources to assist adults in creating safe environments for all children.

Topic Professional Development
About Bullying
Target Audience Administrators
Teachers/School Staff
Parents and Community
Special Population Special Education
Format PDF document