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Author Rosalind Wiseman Presents at TEDxTeachersCollege 2012

TEDxTeachersCollege 2012 covered themes about education, policy, peace and justice, technology, and gender identity. In this video, Rosalind Wiseman addresses the complex problem of bullying in schools, and how administrators and parents need to support kids to make schools the safe places that they should be.

GIRLS Goes Behind Bars

Girls in Real Life Situations [GIRLS] is being referenced in the Girl Scouts Beyond Bars facilitator’s guide to be used by staff and volunteers when implementing a counseling program serving girls with incarcerated mothers.

Office of Justice Programs Rates ART an "Effective Program"

The Office of Justice Programs, a division of The U.S. Department of Justice, has rated Aggression Replacement Training as an "Effective Program" on its website, CrimeSolutions.gov.

In Memoriam: Betty Yung

Research Press sadly notes the passing of author Betty R. Yung, Ph.D.

USA Today: Parents can build in 'special time' with kids this summer

The May 30 edition of USA Today includes an article quoting Research Press author Dr. Mary K. Alvord.

Studies: ADHD Behavioral Therapy May Be More Effective Than Drugs over Time

A May, 15, 2012 article on the website of Scientific American reports on new studies which suggest that stimulant medications may not be as effective as behavioral-based changes in the long-term.

Report: ART credited with helping to reduce felony recidivism by 24% in Yakima County, WA

Aggression Replacement Training, used as part of a three-pronged approach to reduce juvenile crime, has reportedly helped contribute to a drop of almost 50% in felony crime over the last five years.

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