For Release: January 20, 2011
Marylhurst University will host a discussion about bullying from the perspective of children and adults. Attendees will learn how to avoid becoming the target of a bully and tips on what to do if they are being bullied. Issues that affect young people in school, social settings and social media will be presented. Adults affected by bullying at home and in the workplace will learn how to deal with these situations.
Presenters will include:
Jeremiah Ashbaugh, a facilitator and consultant from Ripple Effect. He has worked with at-risk children for more than 15 years. He will explore youth issues and strategies for dealing with bullying.
Patti Lind, from the Lind Consulting Group. She specializes in the development of affective interpersonal skills, conflict resolution and group facilitation. She will discuss adult concerns surrounding bullying.
Thursday, February 10
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
BP John Administration Building, room 200
Free and open to the public
University Marylhurst University, a private liberal arts university located one mile south of Lake Oswego on Highway 43, is regionally accredited and nationally recognized for innovation and academic excellence. Marylhurst's small, seminar-style classes – offered weekdays, evening, weekends and online – provide convenience and flexibility for students with busy lives seeking professional certificates and undergraduate and graduate degrees.