Category: Jennifer Greif Green

Student hospitalizations spike, NPS teams up with BU to support kids emotionally

October 21st, 2014 in 2014, Jennifer Greif Green, Newsmakers, School of Education 0 comments

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Students can’t learn to the best of their ability if they’re suffering internally, and school officials are taking note…

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“Research consistently shows that children with emotional problems are much less likely to feel like they belong and are connected to school, to pass their classes, and to graduate from high school than their peers. Teachers and other school staff are in a terrific position to recognize early signs of emotional problems and to provide needed supports for students.”

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ED prof Jennifer Green receives award from Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention

September 4th, 2014 in 2014, Jennifer Greif Green, Newsmakers, Professor Extras, School of Education 0 comments

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Post-traumatic stress disorder: Bombings impact on children

June 3rd, 2014 in 2014, Jennifer Greif Green, Newsmakers, RESEARCH @ BU, School of Education, WFXT 0 comments

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On The Fringe Of Boston’s “Painful Map”

April 22nd, 2014 in 2014, Jennifer Greif Green, Newsmakers, School of Education 0 comments

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A city grieved when two bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon finish line last year, killing three and injuring more than 260. But the violent, chaotic manhunt that came afterward left many traumatized in a different way…

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“The bombing was more of a discrete event. It happened and it was over But then there was this threat that something else might happen, without people knowing how they might protect themselves or what the outcome might be.”

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Support ‘helpers’ on crisis duty

April 6th, 2014 in 2014, Boston Herald, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Jennifer Greif Green, Jonathan Comer, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, RESEARCH @ BU 0 comments

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In the days following the Boston Marathon bombing, this quote by Fred Rogers circulated on websites and through social media: “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ ”…

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New Study Evaluates the Validity of the Bully/Victimization Questionnaire

January 4th, 2013 in 2013, Jennifer Greif Green, Newsmakers, School of Education 0 comments

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The Bully/Victimization Questionnaire (BVQ) has been used throughout the world to capture the rates of peer bullying and victimization, a social dilemma that has been the focus of much research in recent years…

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