Abstract

The objective of this review is to summarize the prevalence of Internet use among the adolescent population and the growing threat of cyberbullying. This manuscript also addresses the difference between cyberbullying and traditional bullying and the negative psychological effects that result from cyberbullying. Important intervention and prevention strategies for parents and school officials are noted as well.

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Publication Date

2013

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Published in International Journal of Child and Adolescent Health, v. 6, no. 4, p. 465-468.

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