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Xanax Treatment Programs
September 26, 2020

Alprazolam is a generic drug that is listed as a benzodiazepine. Drug stores sell it under the brand name Xanax. Doctors will typically prescribe Xanax for the treatment of anxiety, panic, and sleep disorders. What the average person might not realiz…

How Xanax Works in the Body
September 19, 2020

Xanax is a popular drug used to treat anxiety disorders panic disorders, and insomnia or sleep disorders. While Xanax is the well-known brand name, the medication’s actual name is alprazolam, a drug which deeply relaxes the body by inhibiting the str…

A General Guide to Xanax: Usage, Dosage, and Side Effects
September 12, 2020

Also known by its generic name, alprazolam, Xanax is a commonly used medication for anxiety relief. About Xanax Xanax is a benzodiazepine, a class of medication that depresses or sedates the central nervous system. In other words, it relaxes muscle t…

Cyber Bullying
September 5, 2020

In doing research on cyber-bullying it became obvious to me that any discussion of cyber-bullying must start with origins and definitions. First, the origin of the word “bullying”, as defined by The Oxford Dictionary, comes from the word “boel”, whic…

Physical Bullying
September 3, 2020

Physical bullying is the act of harming by chasing, shoving, hitting, pinch, bit, stealing another’s possessions, uninvited sexual touching or any other physical contact that is not welcomed. Unlike horseplay, which is between friends, physical bully…

Social Bullying
September 1, 2020

Social Bullying takes place within groups; where one child will take the lead a turn a while group of children against the victim. Social bullying has become more common among teenage girls, has also been termed mobbing or scapegoating, and can be as…

The four most common forms of bullying
August 30, 2020

Verbal, social, physical. and cyber bullying are the four most common forms of bullying. Verbal bullying includes name-calling, threatening, negative comments about one’s race, gender, culture, and physical appearance (Retrieved 04/12/09 from: http:/…

Dynamics of Bullying: Provocative Victims
August 28, 2020

Provocative victims are a second category of victims that show “varying degrees of a combination of anxious and aggressive reaction patterns” (Olweus, 1993).  Provocative victims, if they are boys, may not be as physically strong as their peers causi…

Dynamics of Bullying: Passive Victims
August 26, 2020

Research conducted by Kokkinos in Greece found that “In particular, victimization is associated with social maladjustment and loneliness (Crick & Grotpeter, 1995) and in extreme cases, may be even conducive to an increased risk for future depression …

Dynamics of Bullying: Passive Bullies
August 24, 2020

Passive bullies do not take the lead, they are non-initiating; instead they follow the lead of an aggressor or aggressors. The word social contagion has been used for this phenomenon. “A group of passive bullies is likely to be fairly mixed and may a…