Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Bullying Exerts Psychiatric Effects Into Adulthood



Once considered a childhood rite of passage, bullying lingers well into adulthood. Bullies and victims alike are at risk for psychiatric problems such as anxiety, depression, substance abuse, and suicide when they become adults, reported a study partially funded by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) that was published in the April issue of JAMA Psychiatry.

For the full story, see: Bullying Exerts Psychiatric Effects Into Adulthood 
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