Archive | Bullying

mSpy Interviews Carrie Krawiec from the BMC

Carrie Krawiec, LMFT at the Birmingham Maple Clinic, was recently featured in an interview on mSpy.com. In it, they discuss major issues affecting children today, such as video game addiction, cyberbullying, and social media, as well as some tips on recognizing harmful habits and behaviors as kids spend more and more time online. Here is […]

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What To Do If Your Child Is The Bully?

Children are just learning how to interact with one another and survive in the world. The object of parenting is to help kids get from being an infant to adulthood, able to live life on their own. Birmingham Maple Clinic licensed marriage and family therapist Carrie Krawiec recently wrote an article for CoSozo.com, a website […]

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October is National Bullying Prevention Month

Since its founding in 2006, National Bullying Prevention Month has worked to raise awareness of bullying and to change its perception from one of a childhood rite of passage to one that acknowledges its potentially harmful effects such as loss of self-worth and depression. Birmingham Maple Clinic’s highly trained therapists understand the issues victims of bullying […]

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Bullying Prevention: Birmingham Maple Clinic on Fox 2 News

According to new research from the University of Texas, Arlington and co-authored by a Michigan State University doctoral student, anti-bullying programs that are now commonplace in schools may be having the opposite of their intended effect. The findings, published in a study published today in the Journal of Criminology, found surprisingly that students at schools […]

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Sibling Bullying

In a study reported by The Today Show on June 17, 2013, bullying and aggressive behavior by a sibling can be as damaging as bullying by a classmate, neighbor or other peers. The new study links sibling bullying increased depression, anxiety and anger among victimized kids and teens. Over the last few years peer bullying […]

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