Media Releases, Journal Articles, and 'In The News'

Healthy Relationships Series for Educators

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
In the News
Via: PREVNet

Healthy Relationships Series for Educators
In this series for educators working with youth, four of Canada's leading researchers in bullying and violence prevention - Claire Crooks, Deinera Exner-Cortens, Wendy Craig and Joanne Cummings - share their knowledge on dating violence, cyberbullying and promoting healthy relationships in the classroom.

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Gratitude, breathing exercises can create resiliency in children

Tuesday, May 5, 2020
In the News
Via: Faculty of Education, Western University

Gratitude, breathing exercises can create resiliency in children

Dr. Claire Crooks discusses how breathing exercises, expressing gratitude and understanding how the brain works can help children deal with stress.

To access the slides to this presentation, click here.

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Primary Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls: Current Knowledge about Program Effectiveness

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
In the News

Primary Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls: Current Knowledge about Program Effectiveness

This report was written for Women and Gender Equality Canada to highlight what we know about the effective prevention of violence directed at women and girls in a Canadian context.

French version: http://www.learningtoendabuse.ca/our-work/pdfs/Western-University-Primary_Prevention_VAWG_FR.pdf

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Student Mentor/Program Liaison Mike Cywink leads Banting SS students through collaborative Indigenous mural project

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
In the News
Via: CBC London

Student Mentor/Program Liaison Mike Cywink leads Banting SS students through collaborative Indigenous mural project

The process started with Banting SS students answering what Indigenity meant to them. Then, this mural was created...Read the full article or listen now.
Image courtesy of CBC London

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The Agenda with Steve Paikin: A Better Way to Battle Bullying

Wednesday, January 8, 2020
In the News
Via: The Agenda, TVO

The Agenda with Steve Paikin: A Better Way to Battle Bullying

Dr. Claire Crooks was among a panel of four on The Agenda with Steve Paikin to discuss why bullying remains so prevalent and what can be done to help. This episode aired January 7, 2020.
Image courtesy of The Agenda

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