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National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and StopBullying.gov Ed Board member

Girl looks as other girls gossip about her

Bullying Has Negative Consequences For All Involved

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Bullying is an unwanted aggressive behavior characterized by repetition (i.e., it is repeated or has a high likelihood of being repeated), and a power imbala

Preventing Suicide: A Technical Package of Policy, Programs, and Practices

New CDC Resource Can Help States and Communities Prevent Suicide Among Youth

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CDC’s suicide prevention technical package is based on the best available evidence to prevent or reduce public health problems like suicide.