Category Archives: Cyberbullying

Establishing a Cyberbullying Task Force — Update on New York State Legislation

Many of you have asked about the status of advocating for cyberbullying prevention legislation in New York. While some states recently have added or amended legislation to protect youth against cyberbullying, New York State still does not have laws which … Continue reading

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The Most Important Thing Parents Need To Know If Their Child Experiences Cyberbullying

By the time I was impersonated online, I already feared for my life and knew I was being harassed by what appeared to be a young woman interested in dating a man who was my friend and trainer at the … Continue reading

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Standing Up To Cyberbullying

When you hear of cyberbullying victims, you expect to discover stories about teens or tweens. I was 44 when my ordeal began. The cyberstalking and harassment continued nonstop for more than a year before the offender was arrested and almost … Continue reading

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