Dr. Arthur M. Horne

Dr. Arthur M. Horne

Arthur (Andy) M. Horne is Distinguished Research Professor and Dean of the College of Education at the University of Georgia. He completed a Ph.D. at Southern Illinois University and taught at Indiana State University before joining the faculty at UGA in 1989. Andy has served as director of the counseling psychology program and the marriage and family therapy certificate program at UGA. He was a principal investigator for the U.S. Department of Education ACT Early Project to identify effective teacher interventions for children at risk for emotional and behavioral problems. He was also a principal investigator for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Multisite Violence Prevention Project, developed to study effective ways to reduce violence in schools. He coordinates the Bully Prevention Program at the University of Georgia. His primary research interests are violence reduction, school aggression, and the development of community and family healthy living programs.

Books by Author

A Parent's Guide to Understanding and Responding to Bullying: The Bully Busters Approach
The Bully Busters Approach

This unique manual was developed to help parents assist their children in dealing with bullying situations.

Empowering Teen Peers to Prevent Bullying: The Bully Busters Program for High School
The Bully Busters Program for High School

In this schoolwide program, older students undergo intensive training to enable them to become peer leaders of lively and informative small-group s

Program Book
Empowering Teen Peers to Prevent Bullying: The Bully Busters Program for High School
The Bully Busters Program for High School

In this schoolwide program, older students undergo intensive training to enable them to become peer leaders of lively and informative small-group s

Peer Leader Guide-Packet of five
Bully Busters: A Teacher's Manual for Helping Bullies, Victims, and Bystanders
A Teacher's Manual for Helping Bullies, Victims, and Bystanders
Set of both books
Grades K-5 & 6-8
Bully Busters: A Teacher's Manual for Helping Bullies, Victims, and Bystanders
A Teacher's Manual for Helping Bullies, Victims, and Bystanders

The Bully Busters approach is research based and emphasizes both control and prevention. It helps teachers increase their awareness, knowledge base, and intervention skills to attack the root causes of bullying behavior and to deal with the problem confidently.

Grades 6-8
Bully Busters: A Teacher's Manual for Helping Bullies, Victims, and Bystanders
A Teacher's Manual for Helping Bullies, Victims, and Bystanders

The Bully Busters approach is research based and emphasizes both control and prevention. It helps teachers increase their awareness, knowledge base, and intervention skills to attack the root causes of bullying behavior and to deal with the problem confidently.

Grades K-5